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Circular No. 20/16: Talk by Dr Sivakumar Thurairajasingam on 24 June 2016

Mental Illness – The Effect of Stress Stress Management As lawyers, listening to and resolving the problems of others is primarily our job. And I am not only referring to the litigators. Our friends doing conveyancing have their fair share of resolving disputes. Add to that, aiding, abetting, counselling and procuring and you have all …

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Circular No. 19/16: For Members Information

Please be informed Ms. Gun Huei Shin has tendered her resignation as a member of the Johore Bar Committee w.e.f. 15/3/2016, and that Mr. Loh Wei Cher has been appointed by the Johore Bar Committee pursuant to Section 70 (7A) of the Legal Profession Act, 1976 to replace her. Mr. Loh Wei Cher will be …

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Circular No. 18/16: Workshop on Basic Conveyancing Practice l Briefing on the CPD Scheme (30 June 2016)

WORKSHOP ON BASIC CONVEYANCING PRACTICE Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee together with the Conveyancing Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar are jointly organising a workshop on basic conveyancing practice which is intended for beginners. The workshop shall be conducted by MR. ANDREW WONG, the Chairman of the Conveyancing Sub-Committee. During the workshop, …

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Circular No. 17/16: Johore Bar Secretariat Office Hours During the Fasting Month

Please be informed that the office hours for the Johore Bar Secretariat during the fasting month (from 7th June 2016 to 5th July 2016) will be from 8.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. Thank you.   Azmelia Nabila binti Zainal Abidin Hon. Secretary

Circular No. 16/16: Reference Proceedings (1st June 2016)

The Late Dato’ Sauffee Afandi Bin Mohamad The Late Ahmad Bin Kemin The Late Parthiban a/l M N Letchumanan ON 1ST JUNE 2016 AT 9.00 A.M. AT THE JOHOR BAHRU HIGH COURT, CRIMINAL COURT (1), JALAN DATO’ ONN, JOHOR BAHRU. A Reference will be held at the Johor Bahru High Court, Criminal Court (1) at …

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REMINDER Circular No. 6/16: Payment of Annual Subscription to the Johore Bar for 2016

Please be informed that the Annual Subscription to the Johore Bar for the year 2016 has been fixed at RM 200.00 by the Annual General Meeting held on 19th February 2016. The deadline for payment of the aforesaid sum is the 30th June 2016. We request members to make their payment before the said date …

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Circular No. 15/16: Johore Bar Forum on Court Matters (No. 1 of 2016) l 12 May 2016

I am pleased to inform you that the Johore Bar will continue with the practice of holding Forums on Court Matters on a regular basis to obtain feedback from members on the issues and problems they face in court so that appropriate steps may be taken to resolve them. This year we plan to hold …

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Circular No. 14/16: Seminar on ‘TPPA: Pertinent Provisions, Impacts And Challenges’ (19 May 2016)

The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee jointly with the Syariah Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar is organizing a Seminar on The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA): Pertinent Provisions, Impacts and Challenges.’ The seminar will deal with: What is TPPA? Who are the signatories to TPPA? Concept of Free Trade and Free Trade Agreement Concept of ‘Most Favored …

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Circular No. 13/16: Talk on Interpretation of Contracts: What are the Principles Set Out in SPM Membrane Switch? (13 May 2016)

Quick! Book Your Place This Coming 13 May 2016 COME AND HEAR Mr. C. Y. Chok a member of the Johore Bar and partner at Messrs Yeo Chambers as he discusses his views on the principles laid down in latest Federal Court Case SPM MEMBRANE SWITCH SDN BHD V KERAJAAN NEGERI SELANGOR [2016] 1 MLJ …

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Circular No. 12/16: Johore Bar Family Day (7 May 2016)

After several months of planning and re-planning, the North Johor Affairs Sub-Committee is happy the announce a family-oriented day trip to Melaka. The particulars of this event are as follows: DATE 7TH MAY 2016, SATURDAY VENUE SERAMA ADVENTURE PARK, DURIAN TUNGGAL, MELAKA TIME 8.30 A.M. – 5.00 P.M. DRESS CODE TOPS – WHITE T-SHIRTS BOTTOMS …

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