Circular 2017

Circular No. 52/17: Seminar on Basic Criminal Litigation (23 Nov 2017)

Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar on basic criminal litigation. The seminar shall be conducted by EN. SALIM BASHIR, a senior member of the Malaysian Bar. En. Salim is the former Chairman of Selangor Bar, Co-Chairman of Bar Council Criminal Law Committee. He is also a member of …

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Circular No. 51/17: Forum on conduct of accident matters in Johor Bahru Sessions Court (8 Nov 2017)

The Johore Bar is organizing a forum on the conduct of accident matters in Johor Bahru in light of the recent changes that have been implemented in the Sessions Court. Particulars of the forum are as follows: Date 8th November 2017 (Wednesday) Time 4.00 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. (Registration at 3.30pm) Venue Level 1, Abdullah …

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Circular No. 50/17: Dialogue between AmanahRaya Berhad and Johore Bar (9 Nov 2017)

I am pleased to inform you that following the Inaugural Meeting between AmanahRaya Berhad (Johor) and the Johore Bar Committee on 7th September 2017, a Dialogue Session has been arranged between the officers of AmanahRaya Berhad and members of the Johore Bar to discuss and exchange views on services provided by AmanahRaya Berhad. Particulars of …

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LEGAL AID CENTRE, JOHORE l Circular No. 02/LAC/17: Law Awareness Campaign (12 Nov 2017)

TO MEMBERS OF JOHORE BAR & PUPILS IN CHAMBERS LAW AWARENESS CAMPAIGN _______________________________________________________________________________ The Johore Legal Aid Sub-Committee and the Lions Club of Johor Bahru are jointly organising a Law Awareness Campaign at Dewan Jubli Intan, Johor Bahru. We are pleased to invite all members and pupils to participate. The particulars of this campaign are …

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Circular No. 49/17: Change of Venue for Seminar on Conveyancing Practice and Recent Developments l 10 Nov 2017

This is further to our Circular No. 44/17 dated 5th October 2017, we are pleased to inform you that due to the overwhelming response from Members of the Johore Bar, the venue for the said seminar has been changed as follows: Date 10th November 2017 (Friday) Time 9.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. (Registration at 9.00 …

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Circular No. 48/17: Update on National Land Code (Amendment of First and Fifth Schedules) Order 2017

Further to JBC Circular No. 43/17 dated 28/9/2017, the Johore Bar had received a letter dated 5th October 2017 from the Land Registry, Johor (“PTG”), in relation to the enforcement of use of Borang Kaveat Persendirian (Borang 19B) in Bahasa version, with effect from 1st November 2017. A photocopy each of the aforesaid letter from PTG …

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Circular No. 47/17: Invitation to Serve on the Disciplinary Committee Panel of the Advocates and Solicitors Disciplinary Board

Members of the Johore Bar, Please allow me to draw your kind attention to Bar Council Circular No 152/2017 dated 13 July 2017 inviting members of the Bar to serve on the Disciplinary Committee Panel of the Advocates and Solicitors Disciplinary Board, copy of which is attached hereto for your perusal. As the Johore Bar …

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Circular No. 46/17: Farewell Dinner in Honour of Dato’ Teo Say Eng (31 Oct 2017)

As you are aware, Y.A Dato’ Teo Say Eng will be retiring on 4th November 2017. Following this, the Johore Bar Committee will be hosting a farewell dinner to mark our appreciation of YA’s tenure of service in Johor Bahru. The particulars of the dinner are as follows: DATE TUESDAY, 31ST OCTOBER 2017 TIME 7.30 …

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Circular No. 45/17: Help Desk to Assist in Online Applications for SA/PC 2018

At the request of the Bar Council, I am pleased to announce that the Johore Bar Secretariat will set up a help desk commencing 9th October 2017 wherein members may fix an appointment with our Secretariat for a one-on-one session in order to seek guidance and assistance on the online applications for SA/PC 2018. The …

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POSTPONEMENT l Circular No. 44/17: Seminar on Conveyancing Practice and Recent Developments (20 Oct 2017)

PLEASE TAKE NOTE THAT THIS SEMINAR HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO 10 NOVEMBER 2017 (FRIDAY). WE APOLOGIES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE CAUSED. Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar on conveyancing practice and recent developments. The seminar will be conducted by MR. YANG PEI KENG or MR. P K YANG, as …

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