Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar entitled “The Basics of Court Advocacy”. Particulars of the Seminar are as follows: Date 28th September 2018 (Friday) Time 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. (Registration at 2.00 p.m.) Venue Level 1, Abdullah A. Rahman Auditorium Johore Bar Building No. 5 Jalan Tun… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar entitled Latest Developments in Law: Arbitration and Adjudication. The seminar will be conducted by Mr. Sudharsanan Thillainathan, a member of the Malaysian Bar and a Partner in the firm of Messrs Steven Thiru & Sudhar Partnership. His main practice areas include Corporate… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar entitled Introduction to Constitutional Law in Malaysia. The topics covered in the talk will include the following: Introduction to the Federal Constitution Basic principles of interpreting the constitution Constitutional Rights Basic Structure Principles Particulars of the Seminar are as follows: Date 14th… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar entitled Maritime Law. The topics covered in the talk will include the following: Admiralty Law An introduction to in rem proceedings. The differences between actions in rem and actions in personam/a civil suit. The types of claims that allow for pre-judgment security.… Read More


Please be informed that the Shariah and Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committees is jointly organising a seminar entitled Conventional Banking vs Islamic Banking. The topics covered in the talk will include the following: Introduction to conventional banking Introduction to Islamic banking Mechanics of conventional and Islamic banking Difference between conventional and Islamic banking Particulars of the… Read More


The Johore Bar Human Rights Sub Committee is organising a workshop on how to handle inquests in court for the benefit of members and pupils-in-chambers. This workshop will provide an overview of the law on inquests, preparation for inquests, issues that arise when conducting inquests, and gathering of evidence. We cordially invite all Members of… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee has invited Bank Negara Malaysia to conduct a seminar entitled Preserving the Integrity of the Financial System: Prevention of Money Laundering & Terrorism Financing, Role of Lawyers as Effective Gatekeepers. The topics covered in the talk will include the following: Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing (ML/TF)… Read More