Further to our Circular No. 22/16 dated 15 July 2016, we have just been informed by Jabatan Kastam DiRaja Malaysia, Johor (“Kastam”) that due to unforeseen circumstances, the date for the above programme has been changed as follows: Date 30th August 2016 (Tuesday) Venue M Suites Hotel, Johor Bahru Itinerary 08.30 – 09.00 Registration 09.00… Read More


The Conveyancing Sub-Committee had recently written to Jabatan Kastam DiRaja Malaysia, Johor (“Kastam”) to invite Kastam to conduct a briefing to members of the Johore Bar on the implementation of GST on the disposal and acquisition of real property. Kastam had responded by inviting members of the Johore Bar to its Handholding Programme for Sector… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar is organising a Seminar on “Indefeasibility Of Title Under The National Land Code In Malaysia” The seminar will deal with: Indefeasibility of title – S.340 (1) NLC (a) What constitutes registration? – S.304 NLC (b) What is Indefeasibility of title? – S.340… Read More


WORKSHOP ON BASIC CONVEYANCING PRACTICE Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee together with the Conveyancing Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar are jointly organising a workshop on basic conveyancing practice which is intended for beginners. The workshop shall be conducted by MR. ANDREW WONG, the Chairman of the Conveyancing Sub-Committee. During the workshop,… Read More


The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee jointly with the Syariah Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar is organizing a Seminar on The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA): Pertinent Provisions, Impacts and Challenges.’ The seminar will deal with: What is TPPA? Who are the signatories to TPPA? Concept of Free Trade and Free Trade Agreement Concept of ‘Most Favored… Read More


Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 70(1 B) of the Legal Profession Act, 1976 that the ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Johore Bar will be held as follows: DAY & DATE FRIDAY 19TH FEBRUARY 2016 TIME 3.00 P.M. VENUE JOTIC AUDITORIUM, LEVEL 5 JALAN AYER MOLEK, JOHOR BAHRU QUORUM Your attention is drawn to… Read More


The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar in collaboration with the Bar Council Islamic Finance Committee is organizing Seminar on An Introduction to Islamic Finance. This seminar seeks to introduce participants to the law and practice of Islamic banking and finance as currently applied in Malaysia. Participants will be given an overview of… Read More


Due to overwhelming response from Members of the Johore Bar and the limited seating capacity of the Abdullah A. Rahman Auditorium, we have decided to change the venue of the above seminar to enable more members to attend. Please note the change of venue as follows: Date 9th December 2015 (Wednesday) Time 9.00 a.m. to… Read More