Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar entitled Maritime Law. The topics covered in the talk will include the following: Admiralty Law An introduction to in rem proceedings. The differences between actions in rem and actions in personam/a civil suit. The types of claims that allow for pre-judgment security.… Read More


Please be informed that the Shariah and Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committees is jointly organising a seminar entitled Conventional Banking vs Islamic Banking. The topics covered in the talk will include the following: Introduction to conventional banking Introduction to Islamic banking Mechanics of conventional and Islamic banking Difference between conventional and Islamic banking Particulars of the… Read More


The Johore Bar Human Rights Sub Committee is organising a workshop on how to handle inquests in court for the benefit of members and pupils-in-chambers. This workshop will provide an overview of the law on inquests, preparation for inquests, issues that arise when conducting inquests, and gathering of evidence. We cordially invite all Members of… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee has invited Bank Negara Malaysia to conduct a seminar entitled Preserving the Integrity of the Financial System: Prevention of Money Laundering & Terrorism Financing, Role of Lawyers as Effective Gatekeepers. The topics covered in the talk will include the following: Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing (ML/TF)… Read More


Improving the Standard of Advocacy and Producing Better Advocates The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar in collaboration with the Bar Council Advocacy Training Committee will be conducting Civil Advocacy Course in Johor Bahru. For the past eight years, the Bar Council Advocacy Training Committee has organised the course throughout Malaysia for Members… Read More


Please be informed that the Shariah and Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committees is jointly organising a seminar entitled Custody Battle: Analysing Recent Developments in Shariah Court. Particulars of the seminar are as follows: Date 19th July 2018 (Thursday) Time 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. (Registration at 2.00 p.m.) Venue Level 1, Abdullah A. Rahman Auditorium Johore… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar on criminal trial. The seminar shall be conducted by EN. ISKANDAR SHAH BIN IBRAHIM, a member of the Malaysian Bar. En. Iskandar joined the legal service from year 1994 – 2014. He was a former Deputy Public Prosecutor (DPP) from year 1994… Read More