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Mohsin Hingun

Academic Qualification

  • Ph.D in shipping law - Doctor of Philosophy, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Master of Laws - Masters Degree, University of London
  • Bachelor in Law - Bachelor Degree, North London Polytechnic.
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Law & Practice - Diploma, City University, London

Mohsin Hingun (Assoc. Prof. Dr.)

Associate Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus

AHMAD IBRAHIM KULLIYYAH OF LAWS


mohsin@iium.edu.my
4310


Expert Profile


Dr. Mohsini Hingun was called to the English Bar, Lincoln's Inn in 1985 and commenced academic career in 1987, teaching a wide variety of legal modules at several universities in Asia and Africa on Law and Business undergraduate and post-graduate programmes. Has examined and supervised a number of masters and doctoral theses, particularly on Revenue Law.
Has authored three textbooks, two manuals, a number of articles and edited a number of works published by Malayan Law Journal. Equity and Trusts in Malaysia (Sweet & Maxwell) has found a place in several libraries in Common Law Jurisdictions. Most recent book, Malaysian Tort Law was published by Sweet & Maxwell mid-2019. Administrative experience includes head of department, member of faculty board, founding member of the IIUM Law Journal and its Chief Editor, 1994-1999; 2009-2013, founding member of the Harun Hashim Law Centre, IIUM and advisor to the University of Mauritius Trust.
Current research and teaching interest is focused on legal aspects of trusts, tax and finance services


Area of Specialisation


  • Natural Science ~ Marine Sciences ~ Marine Laws and Policies ~ Law of the High Seas - Ph.D in shipping law


Teaching Responsibilities


BUSINESS TAXATION 2012/2013
COMMERCIAL LAW 2019/2020 2020/2021
EQUITY & TRUST 1993/1994 1992/1993
EQUITY & TRUST II 2014/2015 2008/2009 2016/2017 2017/2018 2019/2020 2012/2013 2011/2012 2013/2014 2018/2019 2009/2010 2010/2011 2015/2016 1991/1992 1994/1995 1997/1998 1996/1997 2020/2021 1990/1991 1992/1993
EQUITY & TRUSTS I 1995/1996 1996/1997 1990/1991 1998/1999 1991/1992 1997/1998 1994/1995
GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF MALAYSIAN CIVIL LAW 2013/2014
INTERNATIONAL TRADE & SHIPPING LAW 1998/1999
INTERNATIONAL TRADE & SHIPPING LAW I 1992/1993 1990/1991 1991/1992
INTERNATIONAL TRADE & SHIPPING LAW II 1991/1992 1990/1991
INTERNATIONAL TRADE & SHIPPING LAW IV 1995/1996 1993/1994 1992/1993 1997/1998 1994/1995
LAW OF TORTS 1992/1993 1993/1994
LAW OF TORTS I 1996/1997 1994/1995
LAW OF TORTS II 1996/1997 2008/2009 1994/1995
LAW RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 2019/2020 2021/2022 2018/2019 2020/2021 1996/1997
LEGAL METHOD 2013/2014
REVENUE LAW 1992/1993 1997/1998 2014/2015 2012/2013 2017/2018 1994/1995 2020/2021 2018/2019 2015/2016 2010/2011 1995/1996 2009/2010 2016/2017 1998/1999 2013/2014 2019/2020 2011/2012 1993/1994
REVENUE LAW I 1990/1991 1991/1992
REVENUE LAW II 1991/1992 1990/1991
SECURITIES INDUSTRIES LAW 2015/2016 2018/2019 2012/2013 2017/2018 2016/2017 2019/2020 2010/2011 2013/2014


Research Projects


Completed
2014 - 2018 Issuers' and Directors' Liability for Ongoing or Continuous Disclosure Obligation in the Capital Market
2014 - 2018 Mis-Selling of Financial Products in the Financial Services Industry - Formulating Comprehensive Investor Protection Mechanism And Enforcement Framework
2013 - 2014 The Recovery of Profits from Investments of Secret Commissions and Bribes
2011 - 2012 The Feasibility Of Introducing Capital Gains Tax In Malaysia
2009 - 2011 An Appraisal of Offshore Trusts under the Labuan Offshore Trust Act 1996
2009 - 2010 The Presumption of Advancement and Mistress Equity: Legal Expediency, Social Engineering or Legal Unorthodoxy
On-Going
2009 - Present Family Law and Ethics Unit (FAME)
2009 - Present Corporate, Financial Law & Regulation Research Unit
2008 - Present Law of Social Obligations Unit (LOSOU)


Publications


Article

2020 Amending Section 84 Patents Act 1983 to encompass the health flexibilities leverage accorded by article 31bis TRIPS agreement. UUM Journal of Legal Studies (UUMJLS), xx (xx) pp. 1-16
2020 Cooperatives for prosperity. The Star, () pp.
2020 Fiscal advantage of waqf and the rule of tax exemption for charitable purposes under the Income Tax act 1967. IIUM Law Journal, 28 (1) pp. 253-276
2020 Liability risks in shareholders’ engagement via electronic communication and social media. International Journal of Law and Management, 62 (6) pp. 539-555
2019 Tackling responsible lending obligation in Malaysia: a diverse approach. International Journal of Advanced Science and Technology, 28 (8s, (Special issue in Applied Research on Business , Science and Technology)) pp. 314-321
2018 Complaint management and redress mechanism: the effect of fragmented institutional approach in regulating consumer credit in Malaysia. International Journal of Administration and Governance, 4 (1) pp. 6-11
2017 When arbitration clause and oppression claim collide. Commonweallth Law Bulletin, 43 (1) pp. 33-47
2016 Socio-legal significance of family waqf in Islamic Law: Its degradation and revival. IIUM Law Journal, 24 (2) pp. 309-334
2015 The scope of taxation of income from illegal activities in selected common law jurisdictions. IIUM Law Journal, 23 (3) pp. 385-400
2015 The slump in the price of crude oil: a call to review Malaysian revenue law and fiscal policies. Pertanika Journal of Social Science & Humanities, 23 (S) pp. 1-12
2011 The parameters of uncertainty in revenue law. Journal of Applied Sciences Research, 7 (13) pp. 2441-2447
2010 Expanding the boundaries of the presumption of advancement in favour of mistresses: a step too far. Malayan Law Journal, 4 () pp. lxviii-lxxxiii
Conference or Workshop Item

2018 Complaint management and redress mechanism: the effect of fragmented institutional approach in regulating consumer credit in Malaysia. In: 4th International Conference on Arts, Education and Social Science,
2016 The paradox of US policies in controlling global financial transparency. In: 1st Asian Researcher Symposium,
2016 The regulation of equity crowdfunding in Malaysia.. In: 5th International Conference on Law and Society (ICLAS V) 2016,
2015 Extending the scope of proprietary remedies to recovery of pure profits from successful investment of bribes: the endgames in Lister v Stubbs. In: The 8th UUM International Legal Conference 2015,
2015 The relevance of Quistclose trust in corporate insolvency for the benefit of a non-lending third party. In: 4th International Conference on Law & Society (ICLAS IV) 2015 ,
2014 Some legal challenges affecting offshore trusts post 2008 financial crisis. In: International Conference on Social Sciences and Management (ICSSAM 2014),
2013 A trilogy of cases in Malaysian anti-tax avoidance law. In: International Conference on Commercial Laws (ICCL 2013),
2013 Bribes and the scope for the imposition of constructive trusts - the way forward for Malaysia. In: International Conference on Commercial Laws (ICCL 2013),
Book

2019 Malaysian Tort Law. Sweet & Maxwell, ISBN: 978-967-2187-99-8
2013 Equity and trust in Malaysia. Sweet & Maxwell Asia, ISBN: 978-967-0498-66-9
2011 Malaysian law of trusts. IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674182236
Book Section

2011 Duties of trustees. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674182236, pp. 201-229
2011 Express private trusts. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674182236, pp. 23-37
2011 Introduction to trusts. In: IIUM Press, ISBN: 9789674182236, pp. 1-21