Circular 2019

Circular No. 85/19: 2019/20 Annual Report of the Johore Bar

Dear Members, We refer to Circular No. 78/19 dated 22nd January 2020, giving notice of the 50th Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) of the Johore Bar on Friday, 21st February 2020. Please be informed that the 2019/20 Annual report is now available for download from the Johore Bar website. Please click to the link stated below …

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Circular No. 84/19: Blood Donation Campaign Muar 2020 (25 Feb 2020)

Lawyers belong to a noble profession, a profession which is not contained to the legal world. It is a profession which extends pro bono services as well as contributes to the community, be it in cash or kind. The North Johore Affairs Sub Committee, in collaboration with the Blood Bank, Sultanah Fatimah Specialist Hospital, will …

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Circular No. 83/19: Arahan Pelaksanaan Permohonan Penurunan Had Harga Minima Perolehan Hartanah oleh Kepentingan Asing Di Negeri Johor

Further to our Circular No. 77/19, kindly be informed that the Johore Bar Committee has received the letter from the Land Registry, Johor (“PTG”), informing of “Arahan Pelaksanaan Permohonan Penurunan Had Harga Minima Perolehan Hartanah oleh Kepentingan Asing Di Negeri Johor.” The self-explanatory letter dated 30th January 2020, from PTG is attached for your information.   …

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Circular No. 80/19: Johore Bar Chinese New Year Open House 2020 (6 Feb 2020)

Dear Members, GONG XI FA CAI  !!! May the Year of the Metal Rat bring bountiful of joy, prosperity and good health to all of you !! The Johore Bar Committee will be hosting a Chinese New Year Open House in celebration of the Lunar New Year and members are cordially invited to drop by …

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Circular No. 79/19: Johore Bar Annual Dinner & Dance 2020 “Enchanted Night” (22 Feb 2020)

Hear ye hear ye… The Johore Bar Annual Dinner & Dance 2020 is here again !! As the Annual Dinner & Dance is the epitome of event in the Johore Bar’s social calendar, the Johore Bar Social Sub-Committee has chosen the theme “Enchanted Night” for 2019/2020. It will undeniably be a night members and guests …

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Circular No. 78/19: Notice of the 50th Annual General Meeting (21 Feb 2020)

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 70(1B) of the Legal Profession Act, 1976 that the 50TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Johore Bar will be held as follows: DATE & DAY 21ST FEBRUARY 2020 (FRIDAY) TIME 3:00 P.M. VENUE HOLIDAY VILLA HOTEL, JOHOR BAHRU AUDITORIUM, LEVEL 10 JALAN DATO’ SULAIMAN TAMAN ABAD, JOHOR BAHRU …

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Circular No. 77/19: Updates And Time-Sensitive Feedback And Information From Dialogue Session with PTG

1.       The Conveyancing Sub-Committee wishes to inform that a dialogue session had been recently held with the Land Registry, Johor (“PTG”) for which this Sub-Committee had given the attached List of Issues to PTG for the dialogue session. 2.       The Conveyancing Sub-Committee has yet to receive the draft minutes from PTG. Therefore, pending the finalisation …

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Circular No. 76/19: 2019/20 Annual Report For The AGM Of The Johore Bar

Dear Members, As members are aware, the Johore Bar Committee has, since a few years ago, started putting in place various cost-cutting measures to reduce its operating expenditure. Part of these cost-cutting measures include the digitization of the JBC publications. In light of this, the Annual Report for 2019/2020 will be sent via e-mail blast, …

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Circular No. 75/19: The Basics of Effective Cross Examination – A Practical Approach (17 Jan 2020)

Please be informed that the Young Lawyers and Chambering Pupils and Continuing Professional Development Sub Committees is jointly organising a seminar entitled “The Basics of Effective Cross Examination – A Practical Approach. Cross-examination is an essential tool for litigators to get their case across to the Court. It is not just about asking questions but …

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Circular No. 74/19: Talk on Syariah Law – “Undang-Undang Perceraian dari Kacamata Peguam Syarie” at Batu Pahat (17 Jan 2020)

The Johore Bar North Johor Affairs Sub Committee is organising the abovementioned seminar in Batu Pahat, Johor. This seminar will therefore cover three main components. “Jenis-jenis perceraian yang biasa dimohon di Mahkamah Syarie : Talaq Ta’liq Fasakh Talaq        definisi talaq Hukum talaq   Rukun talaq Bilangan talaq Jenis lafaz talaq Talaq melalui sms/talaq ketika mabuk/paksaan/marah …

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