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Circular No. 27/20: Courts Resuming Operations During The Conditional Movement Control Order And Post-Movement Control Order

CLARIFICATION ON THE RESUMPTION OF OPERATIONS BY COURTS By JBC Circular 25/20 dated 11/05/2020 [“JBC 25/20”] refers, members had been notified of the protocol to be observed as well as directives concerning the conduct of matters in court with effect from 13/05/2020 [“the Directives”]. 2. Thereafter, we have received messages from members informing us of …

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Circular No. 25/20: Item No. 1. Clarification on Courts Resuming Operations During The Conditional Movement Control Order And Post-Movement Control Order And Item No. 2. Collection of Titles From PTG JB For Dealings Submitted Before MCO

CLARIFICATION ON COURTS RESUMING OPERATIONS DURING THE CONDITIONAL MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER AND POST-MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER 1. JBC Circular 22/20 dated 04/05/2020 [“JBC 22/20”] refers. 2. A meeting was held with the judiciary of southern Johore on 10/05/2020. The discussion concerned the protocol for court matters scheduled during the period commencing 13/05/2020 to 31/07/2020 [“the Phase”] …

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Circular No. 22/20: Notification of Courts Resuming Operations During The Conditional Movement Control Order And Post Movement Control Order & Corrections to JBC Circular No. 16/20

COURTS’ RESUMPTION OF OPERATIONS Further to the Prime Minister’s announcement of the Conditional Movement Control Order on 01/05/2020 [“CMCO”], the Legal Affairs Division of the Prime Minister’s Department (Bahagian Hal Ehwal Undang-Undang Jabatan Perdana Menteri) [“BHEUU”] issued guidelines which legal firms are to comply with when they re-open their offices [“BHEUU Guidelines”] [APPENDIX – 9A]. …

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Circular No. 20/20: Updates to JBC Circular No. 18/20 dated 01/05/2020 [8]

JBC Circular No: 18/2020 dated 01/05/2020 [“JBC 18/20”] refers. COURT MATTERS PEMAKLUMAN PENUTUPAN MAHKAMAH SEPANJANG TEMPOH PERINTAH KAWALAN PERGERAKAN (PKP) [APPENDIX – 8A] In JBC 18/2020, we stated that the instructions pertaining to the rescheduling of cases were to remain pending instructions from the Chief Registrar. The Corporate Communications Unit of the Chief Registrar’s Office …

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Circular No. 18/20: Updates to and Clarification on JBC Circular No. 16/20 dated 29/4/2020 [7]

JBC Circular No: 16/dated 29/04/2020 [“JBC 16/20”] refers. PM’s ANNOUNCEMENT ON 1/5/2020 Please take note that these instructions were given prior to the PM’s address on 01/05/2020. We have been made to understand that the Johore Courts too are awaiting instructions from the Chief Registrar and that in the absence of any notifications from them, …

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Circular No. 16/20: Update on Covid-19 Movement Control Order [6]

Consequent to the extension of the Movement Control Order of 16/03/2020 [“MCO”] to 12/05/2020 [“Extended MCO Period”], the updates consequential to the Extended MCO Period are referred to below, with the corresponding circulars/announcements attached, which are self-explanatory. COURT MATTERS UPDATE ON COVID-19 | HEARINGS TO BE CONDUCTED ONLINE DURING THE MOVEMENT CONTROL ORDER  – BC …

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Circular No. 15/20: Dress Etiqutte For Online Proceedings And CPD Cycle 4

Firstly, Ramadhan Mubarak to all members observing this holy month. Secondly, there are a few issues that I would like to bring to the forefront as we confront our new normal. Dress Etiquette for Online Proceedings The recent months have seen what we have been accustomed to as the norm become quite the opposite. The …

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Circular No. 12/20: Update on Covid-19 Movement Control Order [5]

Further JBC Circular No: 10/20 the updates consequential to said extension are referred to below, with the corresponding circulars/announcements attached, which are self-explanatory. COURT MATTERS LIST OF RESCHEDULED MATTER (i) Batu Pahat (a) SESSIONS COURT [APPENDIX-5A] Criminal Mentions Original Dates   Rescheduled Dates   Cause List 18/03/2020 23/04/2020   01/06/2020 JC 62-04-01/2019 JC 62D-07-01/2020 JC …

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Circular No. 10/20: Update on Covid-19 Movement Control Order [4]

I bring you more updates consequent to the extension of the Movement Control Order of 16/03/2020 [“MCO”] to 29/04/2020 [“Extended MCO Period”]. Further and in addition to JBC Circulars Nos: 7/20, 8/20 and 9/20 dated 31/03/2020 [“JBC 9/20”], the updates consequential to said extension are referred to below, with the corresponding circulars/announcements attached, which are …

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Circular No. 9/20: Update on Covid-19 Movement Control Order [3]

I hope that you are all coping well with the unusual situation we find ourselves in, brought about by measures necessary for the well-being of our nation. The Movement Control Order of 16/03/2020 [“MCO”] has been extended to 14/04/2020 [“Extended MCO Period”]. Further and in addition to JBC 7/20 and JBC Circular No: 8/20 dated …

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