Staff Directory


Md. Zahidul Islam

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy (Law) - Doctor of Philosophy, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Master of Comparative Laws - Masters Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) - Bachelor Degree, Eastern University

Md. Zahidul Islam (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus

AHMAD IBRAHIM KULLIYYAH OF LAWS


zahidul@iium.edu.my
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Area of Specialisation


  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Law ~ Media Law (Including Entertainment Law) - Media and Communication
  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Law ~ Constitutional Law - Constitutional law
  • Social Science ~ Social Science ~ Law ~ Human Rights


Teaching Responsibilities


COMPULSORY MOOTS 2021/2022
CRIMINAL LAW I 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019
EQUITY & TRUST II 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019
EQUITY & TRUSTS I 2019/2020 2018/2019


Research Projects


Completed
2019 - 2021 PRESERVING PEACE IN THE MULTIETHNIC AND MULTIRELIGIOUS SOCIETY OF MALAYSIA: LEGAL STUDY OF CONTROL AND REGULATION OF ONLINE BROADCASTING IN RELATION TO HATE CRIME, OFFENSIVE MATERIAL AND ISLAMOPHOBIA
2019 - 2019 Film Censorship Act: A Comparative Analysis in Malaysia and Bangladesh
2018 - 2022 SOCIAL MEDIA REGULATION IN MALAYSIA: TRENDS AND UPDATES FROM THE LEGAL AND JUDICIAL PERSPECTIVES
On-Going
2022 - Present Formulating a Legal and Regulatory Framework for Protection of Submarine Cables in Malaysia


Publications


Article

2022 An account of EFL learners’ grammatical knowledge and motivation toward learning in an online instructional environment. Education Research International, () pp. 1-11
2022 An analysis of regulatory framework of child protection in Bangladesh. Journal of Asian and African Social Science and Humanities, 8 (1) pp. 44-58
2022 An appraisal on maritime boundary delimitation by Bangladesh and Norway. Journal of Asian and African Social Science and Humanities, 8 (1) pp. 59-73
2022 Application of International laws in Bangladesh: a critical evaluation. Unnes Law Journal: Jurnal Hukum Universitas Negeri Semarang, 8 (1) pp. 207-224
2022 Comparison of lateral spillway and morning glory spillway performance in flood control. Journal of Water and Land Development, 53 (IV-VI) pp. 187-191
2022 Freedom of speech and expression in Malaysia: protection under the federal constitution. SARJANA, 36 (2) pp. 48-62
2022 Islamic ethics and commitment among Muslim nurses in Indonesia. HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies, 78 (4) pp. 1-6
2022 Labor rights of tannery workers in Bangladesh: an overview. Kardan Journal of Economics & Management Sciences, 5 (1) pp. 78-92
2022 Smart farming: legal issues and challenges. Journal of Asian and African Social Science and Humanities, 8 (2) pp. 31-37
2021 Accept fully vaccinated foreign students. New Straits Times, 9 August 2021 () pp.
2021 Awareness and attitude towards dental pulp stem cell banking among Malaysians. Health Policy and Technology, 10 (2) pp. 1-8
2021 Dispute settlement under the UNCLOS with special reference to compulsory procedures: an appraisal. Journal of Asian and African Social Science and Humanities, 7 (2) pp. 50-59
2021 Regulating online broadcast media against offensive materials in Malaysia. Indian Journal of Science and Technology, 14 (15) pp. 1233-1238
2021 Safer to stick to takeaway for now. The Star, 14 August 2021 () pp. 13-13
2021 Vaccinating undocumented workers. New Straits Times, 11 July 2021 () pp.
2020 Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and unexpected world health crisis. Journal of Asian and African Social Science and Humanities, 6 (2) pp. 43-49
2020 Ensuring safe cyberspace for children: an analysis of the legal implications of social media usage in Malaysia and Singapore. IIUM Law Journal, 28 (S1) pp. 395-413
2020 Film censorship: challenges for the upcoming decades. BERNAMA, () pp.
2020 Hate speech under International and National Laws: a comparative analysis from Islamic Law perspective. International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation, 24 (6) pp. 10760-10771
2020 Online broadcasting in Malaysia: an analysis of legal and regulatory framework and future reforms. PalArch’s Journal of Archaeology of Egypt/Egyptology, 17 (4) pp. 2370-2386
2020 Opportunities and risks of globalization: Bangladesh perspective. Journal of Asian and African Social Science and Humanities, 6 (4) pp. 13-22
2020 Regulating online broadcast media in Malaysia: legal study of compliance and regulatory enforcement in relation to hate speech and offensive materials. International Journal of Psychosocial Rehabilitation, 24 (6) pp.
2019 Contemporary debate on freedom of speech and expression concerning to film censorship laws in Malaysia. Legal Network Series, 1 LNS(A) (cxlvii) pp. 1-21
2019 Film censorship regulators in Malaysia and Bangladesh. International Journal of Recent Technology and Engineering (IJRTE), 7 (6S5) pp. 1555-1561
2019 Film rating and its current challenges in Malaysia and Bangladesh. International Journal of Engineering and Advanced Technology (IJEAT), 8 (5C) pp. 857-860
2019 Internet governance: present situation of Bangladesh and Malaysia. International Journal of Innovative Technology and Exploring Engineering (IJITEE), 7 (5S) pp. 176-180
2019 Medical negligence: current position of Malaysia and Bangladesh. World Journal of Environmental Biosciences, 8 (3) pp. 18-21
2019 Should we have voluntary censorship code for Netflix?. New Straits Times, () pp.
2018 Censorship board's duty to protect public from negative influence. New Straits Times, () pp. 1-4
2018 Corporal punishment: the case of a child abuse by a Malaysian couple in Sweden. Advances in Environmental Biology, 9 (17) pp.
Conference or Workshop Item

2021 Child protection in Bangladesh: An analysis of regulatory framework and future reforms. In: International Conference on Family Law, Family Justice and Maqasid Al-Shariah (ICFL 2021)),
2021 Legal framework of waqf management and administration in Bangladesh: issues, challenges and way forward. In: 9th Global Waqf Conference 2021,
2021 Prospects of cash waqf in Bangladesh: the need for a separate legal and regulatory framework. In: 9th Global Waqf Conference 2021,
2020 Hate speech under international and national laws: a comparative analysis from islamic law perspective. In: 4th Asia International Multidisciplinary Conference,
2020 Regulating netflix: a comparative study of Malaysia and Singapore. In: The 1st Universitas Lampung International Conference on Social Sciences,
2020 Regulating online broadcast media in Malaysia: legal study of compliance and regulatory enforcement in relation to hate speech and offensive materials. In: 4th Asian International Multidisciplinary Conference,
2019 Film rating: a comparative analysis in Malaysia and Bangladesh. In: 3rd ASIA International Multidisciplinary Conference 2019,
2019 Social network sites and protection of children in Malaysia and Singapore: a comparative analysis. In: ASEAN Law Academy Conference,
2018 Contemporary debate on freedom of speech and expression concerning to film censorship laws in Malaysia. In: The 22nd Malaysian Consumer and Family Economics Association (MACFEA) International Conference 2018,
2018 Internet governance: present situation of Bangladesh and Malaysia. In: 1st International Conference on Humanities, Technology and Science (ICHTS) 2018,
Book

2021 Global Waqf Conference Series: Waqf past, present and future. International Islamic University Malaysia, Global Waqf Conference, ISBN: 978-967-2641-80-3
2019 Film Censorship Act: a comparative analysis of Malaysia and Bangladesh. Bangladesh Institute of Islamic Thought (BIIT), ISBN: 9789848471715
2019 The annotated statutes of Malaysia: mutual assistance in criminal matters act 2002 (Act 621). LexisNexis, ISBN: 978967-4008451
2019 The annotated statutes of Malaysia: mutual assistance in criminal matters act 2002 (Act 621). LexisNexis, ISBN: 978967-4008451
2019 Waqf in selected Asian countries. Percetakan Nasional Malaysia Berhad, ISBN: 978-983-3142-44-6
Book Section

2022 Trust for commercial purpose.. In: Thomson & Reuters, ISBN: 978-967-2723-16-5, pp. 471-489
2022 Trust for commercial purpose.. In: Thomson & Reuters, ISBN: 978-967-2723-16-5, pp. 471-489
2021 Child protection in Bangladesh: an analysis of existing regulatory framework and future reforms. In: Jabatan Kehakiman Syariah Malaysia & AIKOL, IIUM, ISBN: 978-967-0870-87-8, pp. 105-125
2021 Child protection in Bangladesh: an analysis of existing regulatory framework and future reforms. In: Jabatan Kehakiman Syariah Malaysia & AIKOL, IIUM, ISBN: 978-967-0870-87-8, pp. 105-125
2021 Framework of waqf management and administration in Bangladesh: challenges and way forward. In: International Islamic University Malaysia, Global Waqf Conference, ISBN: 978-967-2641-80-3, pp. 103-118
2021 Requirement of complete constitution of property in express trust: whether relevant in waqf. In: Global Waqf Conference, ISBN: 978-967-2641-80-3, pp. 140-153
2021 Requirement of complete constitution of property in express trust: whether relevant in waqf. In: Global Waqf Conference, ISBN: 978-967-2641-80-3, pp. 140-153
2019 Expert determination: conventional and islamic approach. In: CLJ Publication, ISBN: 9789674571443, pp. 877-906
2019 Expert determination: conventional and islamic approach. In: CLJ Publication, ISBN: 9789674571443, pp. 877-906
2019 Protection of property through waqf institution: analysis of court decision in Malaysia pre and post-independence. In: International Islamic University Malaysia, ISBN: 9789833142446, pp. 40-54
2019 Waqf literatures from Malaysia: 60 years after independence. In: International Islamic University Malaysia, ISBN: 9789833142446, pp. 55-130
2019 Waqf literatures from Malaysia: 60 years after independence. In: International Islamic University Malaysia, ISBN: 9789833142446, pp. 55-130