Global, International and Cultural Issues in IS


The implementation of electronic court records management systems in different countries is faced with a number oforganizational, technical and procedural issues. The management of these records is further subjected to the legal frameworkthat governs the lifecycle of records management. This paper presents the case for research into records management inMalaysian judiciary. It emphasize the issues and challenges posed to records management in Civil as well as Shariah courtsin Malaysia and highlights the major electronic records and documents management initiatives taken by the judiciary. Thepaper, thus, presents a preliminary framework for electronic court records management.