The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar is organizing a Seminar on Reviewing Industrial Court Awards – Judicial review at the High Court. The Seminar will cover as follows: What is judicial review? When can an Award of the Industrial Court be subjected to judicial review? 2 stage process – apllication for an… Read More


We have a new Judicial Commissioner of the High Court in Johor Bahru. YA Tuan Mohd Nazlan bin Mohd Ghazali commenced his posting in Johor Bahru on 20.04.2015. It is customary for the Johore Bar to extend its warm welcome and appreciation to the new Judge or Judicial Commissioner in Johor Bahru. The Committee is… Read More


We have been informed by the Courts that applications for postponement were being made on the hearing date when, looking at the reasons, the application could have been made earlier and the Courts could have adjusted the cause list.   The Courts have requested that members apply for postponement early or once the need for… Read More


LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION (LA) AND PROBATE MATTERS Following discussions with the Courts in Johor Bahru, the Courts have agreed that (i) Applicant(s) would no longer be required to file the List of Assets and Liabilities (Senarai Aset Dan Liabiliti) and List of Beneficiaries (Senarai Benefisiari) as separate individual documents; exhibiting the same in the supporting… Read More


The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar has been given the privilege of organizing a talk on Procedures in Industrial Court. Tuan Roslan bin Mat Nor, the Honorable Chairman of the Industrial Court Johor Bahru has graciously agreed to deliver a talk on the rudiments of Industrial Court practice and procedures for the… Read More


The Publications Sub Committee is now compiling materials for publication of this year’s edition of the Info Johore Bar for the year 2015/16. This year, the Info Johore Bar will also be published online and be made available for download as an e-book. The Publication Committee would like to invite members (and also pupils-in-chambers) to… Read More