The Continuing Professional Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar is organizing a Seminar on Legal Documentation for Islamic Financing: Sale Based Structures. The Seminar will cover as follows: general issues on documentation examination of sale based structures – Murabahah and Tawarruq (Commodity Murabahah) legal documentation for Murabahah and Tawarruq (Commodity Murabahah) relevant BNM Shariah standards Particulars… Read More


Letters of Administration Following discussions with the Courts, it has been agreed that the Certified True Copy (CTC) of the grant and list of assets will now be issued by the Courts without the need for filing of the list of assets as a separate document incurring separate fees. Members would be able to get… Read More


E-mail for court and conveyancing complaints The JBC has set up the following dedicated emails for members to send their complaints on court and conveyancing matters to the Committee’s attention. Courts matters – complaints-court@johorebar.org.my Conveyancing matters – complaints-conveyancing@johorebar.org.my Please include in the e-mail the necessary particulars in order for the Committee to consider the appropriate… Read More


The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar is organizing a Seminar on Common GST Issues for Legal Practitioners at Muar, Johor. The Seminar will cover as follows: Types of tax invoices General & Specific time of supply and reporting rules Deposits & advance payment in client and office accounts Disbursements vs Reimbursements Costs… Read More


The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar is organizing a Seminar on Common GST Issues for Legal Practitioners. The Seminar will cover as follows: Types of tax invoices General & Specific time of supply and reporting rules Deposits & advance payment in client and office accounts Disbursements vs Reimbursements Costs awarded by court… Read More


We are pleased to inform you that the training session for members who have signed up to provide legal aid in criminal cases under Yayasan Bantuan Guaman Kebangsaan (YBGK) has been set, the particulars of which are as follows: Date Saturday, 10th Oct 2015 (Part 1 and Part 2) Time 9.00 am to 6.00 pm… Read More


The Johore Bar Human Rights Sub Committee jointly with the Bar Council is organising a public forum on Promoting Greater Police Accountability in Malaysia. The Bar Council is renewing its call to the Malaysian Government to establish an Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (“IPCMC”), as was recommended by the Royal Commission to Enhance the… Read More