PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Pengarah Mahkamah Negeri Johor has issued a direction that w.e.f. 23rd July 2017, the Courts will no longer provide Chines interpreters for all civil cases and that the duty to obtain the services of Chinese interpreters from outside now falls on the Solicitors handling the matter. We believe that this… Read More


The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organizing the above course which is COMPULSORY for all pupils. Pupils will need to pass a written test evaluation at the end of the Professional Standards Course. In conjunction with the course, the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee together with the Social Sub-Committee is organizing a dinner. Invitations to the… Read More


1. Kindly be informed that the Johore Bar Committee received a notice from the Land Registry, Johor (“PTG”), informing of changes to Borang KA. 5 (Format A) and KA. 6 (Kebenaran Pajakan Tanah). 2. The self-explanatory letter dated 24th October 2017, from the Land Registry, Johor, is attached for your information. 3. Members are advised to… Read More


The Johore Bar has just received a notice from the Land Registry, Johor, notifying us that the Sistem Hasil Tanah Johor (SHTJ), Sistem Johor Online Payment (JOP) and Sistem Pendaftaran Tanah Berkomputer (SPTB), will cease operation with effect from 21st December 2017 at 2.00 p.m. A copy of the self-explanatory letter dated 10th December 2017… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar on the recent Bankruptcy (Amendment) Act 2017 at Muar, Johor. Once it comes into effect, the Bankruptcy Act 1967 will be referred as Insolvency Act 1967. The seminar will be conducted by Mr. Khoo Kay Ping, a member of the Malaysian Bar… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar for lawyers on mergers & acquisitions managing commonly encountered issues. Particulars of the Seminar are as follows: Date 8th December 2017 (Friday) Time 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. (Registration at 8.30 a.m.) Venue Level 1, Abdullah A. Rahman Auditorium Johore Bar Building… Read More