This second edition has been extensively revised and updated in light of the Companies Act 2016, which came into operation on 31 January 2017. It considers an extensive number of reported cases with extracts of significant dicta and relevant statutory provisions, combining the discussion of the Companies Act 2016 and the previous Companies Act 1965. Together with the thoughtful use of tables, diagrams and flowcharts, this publication enables readers to engage in a critical examination of the law as it is and as it ought to be. Key Features & Benefits Includes all the relevant and latest provisions relating to the Companies Act 2016 and its subsidiary legislation, Malaysian Code of Corporate Governance 2017, Malaysian Code on Take-overs and Mergers 2016 and other relevant Acts and guidelines. Complex corporate law principles are clarified simply and succinctly and where relevant, with the good use of tables, diagrams and flowcharts. Contains a huge corpus of cases linking to key principles, highlighting the relevant facts and judicial pronouncements. Provides practical insights into understanding company law.