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Circular No. 8/20: Update on Covid-19 Movement Control Order [2]

These are difficult and worrying times, uncharted waters for across the nation. I hope that you and your loved ones are safe, in good health and in the best spirits possible, under the circumstances. I received the following update from the Deputy Registrar, High Court Muar [“DR”] concerning the re-scheduling of court matters:- MATTERS BEFORE …

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Circular No. 7/20: Update on Covid-19 Movement Control Order

The Movement Control Order was decreed on 16/03/2020 [“MCO”], to take effect from 18/03/2020 to 31/03/2020 [“MCO Period”]. With regards to this MCO, the Bar Council Circulars No. 063/2020 and 064/2020, both dated 17/03/2020 refers. [“BC Circulars”] [attached collectively as APPENDIX-1]. In addition to the BC Circulars, information pertaining to the operation of the various …

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Circular No. 6/20: Update on Precautionary Measures In Courts Against COVID-19

In light of the letter issued by the Chief Judge of Malaya dated 06.03.2020, the Johore Bar Committee met with the Senior Judge of the High Court of Johore Bahru, Y.A Datuk See Mee Chun along with other Court Officers on 09.03.2020 to review the precautionary measures to be put in place in the courts …

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Circular No. 5/20: 74th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Malaysian Bar

Please be reminded that the Annual General Meeting of the Malaysian Bar will take place as follows: DAY & DATE : SATURDAY, 14TH MARCH 2020 TIME : 10:00 A.M. VENUE : DEWAN SAN CHOON, LEVEL 2, WISMA MCA JALAN AMPANG, KUALA LUMPUR The Committee has made arrangements for a 16 seater van to ferry members …

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Circular No. 4/20: Payment of Annual Subscription to the Johore Bar For 2020

Please be informed that the Annual Subscription to the Johore Bar for the year 2020 has been fixed at RM 200.00 by the Annual General Meeting held on 21st February 2020. The deadline for payment of the aforesaid sum is 30th June 2020. We request members to make their payment before the said date to …

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Circular No. 2/20: Johore Bar Sub Committees For 2020/21

Kindly be informed that the Johore Bar Committee (“the Committee”) has appointed Ms. S. Sharimilathevy as the Honorary Secretary and Ms. Kamala a/p Ganapathy Rajagopalan as the Treasurer for the year 2020/21. Pursuant to section 73 (vii) of the Legal Profession Act 1976, the Committee has co-opted Cik Noor Atiqah Binti Mohd Thaib Teoh as …

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Circular No. 1/20: AGM of the Johore Bar for 2020/21

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Johore Bar proceeded smoothly on Friday, 21st February 2020 at 4:00 p.m. at the Holiday Villa Hotel, Johor Bahru with an attendance of 131 members. The meeting ended at 5:00 p.m. JOHORE BAR COMMITTEE FOR 2020/21 The following persons were elected to the Johore Bar Committee for the …

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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. 62/19: Small Firms Convention 2019

Date 14th November 2019 (Thursday) Time 8:00 a.m to 6:30 p.m. Venue Asian International Arbitration Centre (“AIAC”) Auditorium, Kuala Lumpur We are pleased to announce that the Johore Bar Committee will be sponsoring five (5) members of the Johore Bar to participate in the said Convention organised by the Bar Council Small Firms Practice Committee. …

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Circular No. 39/19: Reference Proceedings on 20 August 2019

THE LATE RAVICHANDRAN A/L SINNAPAH ALLAHYARHAM DAUD BIN ASMONI THE LATE BALARAJAH S/O SUBRAMANIAM ALLAHYARHAMAH NORASHIRIN BINTI SULAIMAN THE LATE ROY RAJASINGAM A/L C VALLIPURAM Reference Proceedings will be held at the Johor Bahru High Court to honour the above-mentioned deceased members of the Johore Bar. Justice Puan See Mee Chun, Senior Judge of the …

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