To celebrate Ramadhan, the North Johore Affairs Sub-Committee has organised Ifthar for members of the Bar. It is an informal affair with a promise of a sumptuous spread ala “Selera Kampung @ Marina Muar” and, as always, great fun and laughter! The particulars of the function are as follows: Date Friday, 8th June 2018 Time… Read More


e-Filing Disruption Members may have experienced difficulty in e-filing very recently. We have been informed by the Courts that this is due to law firm portal connection difficulties and the Courts are currently in the process of rectifying the problem. In the interim period, members are allowed to carry out filings through the service bureau… Read More


The Johore Bar Young Lawyers and Chambering Pupils Sub Committee is organising a seminar entitled “Leveraging IT for Law Firms”. The objective of the talk is to enable law firms to utilise technology: to reduce their operating costs, increase efficiency, and improve profitability. The topics covered in the talk will include the following: Leveraging on… Read More


We refer to the Circular No. 9/18 dated 16th March 2018 and Circular No. 20/18 dated 14th May 2018 in respect of case codes when filing new cases. We enclose herewith Arahan Amalan Bil 7 Tahun 2013 from Pejabat Ketua Pendaftar which provides further addition to the list of codes. Members are advised to refer… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar on intellectual property (‘IP’) and introduction to IP litigation. Intellectual Property (IP) is increasingly being recognised as an essential and valuable asset for businesses. Understanding the different areas of IP is essential for every successful business. The speakers will provide a general… Read More


We refer to the Circular No. 9/18 dated 16th March 2018 in respect of case codes when filing new cases. We enclose herewith Arahan Amalan Bil 6 Tahun 2013 from Pejabat Ketua Pendaftar which provides guidance on the applicable case codes. Members are advised to refer the circular to ensure correct codes being used.  … Read More


Kindly be informed that with effect from 1st May 2018 the Johore Bar Committee’s bank accounts are as follows. Members are requested to ensure that all payments to the Johore Bar are credited only to the new accounts as listed below: For Subscription payment Account name: Johore Bar Committee Bank: CIMB Bank Berhad Account number:… Read More


A forum on court issues will be held on Monday, 7th May 2018 at 4.00 p.m. at the Abdullah A. Rahman Auditorium at Level 1 of the Johore Bar Building. The purpose of this forum is to get feedback from members on the issues that they face in court and suggestions for improvement. These issues… Read More