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REMINDER 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. 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. 26/20: Advokasi Kes Jenayah: Seni Pemeriksaan Balas Saksi (15 Mei 2020)

Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development and Publications & Information Technology Sub Committees are jointly organising the abovementioned Webinar Summary of Webinar: Kursus ini akan mendedahkan peguam-peguam yang mengendalikan kes-kes jenayah kepada seni pemeriksaan balas saksi pakar di dalam kes-kes jenayah. Antara skop kursus ini adalah pendedahan kepada “social judgment theory” dan rahsia …

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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. 24/20: Litigating Syariah Family Claims – Preparation And Challenges on 9 May 2020

Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development and Publications & Information Technology Sub Committees are jointly organising the abovementioned Webinar. This course looks into litigating Syariah family claims and will cover:- The different Syariah family claims; The preparation for litigating those claims; and A discussion on the cases which face the jurisdiction conflict between …

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Circular No. 23/20: PKP: Hak Anda Jika Ditangkap on 7 May 2020

Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development and Publications & Information Technology Sub Committees are jointly organising the abovementioned Webinar. This Webinar shall be by way of a Forum and will be held in Bahasa Malaysia. Forum ini bertujuan memberi pendedahan kepada peserta mengenai Perintah Kawalan Pergerakan (PKP) dan kesalahan-kesalahan dibawahnya. Peserta akan turut …

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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. 21/20: Judicial Review: How to Review Executive Powers on 6 May 2020

Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development and Publications & Information Technology Sub Committees are jointly organising the abovementioned Webinar This course will look into what is a judicial review and explore the reasons giving rise to judicial reviews by the Court. This course will cover (a) duties and functions of public bodies, (b) …

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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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