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)|
|VENUE||HOLIDAY VILLA HOTEL, JOHOR BAHRU |
AUDITORIUM, LEVEL 10
JALAN DATO’ SULAIMAN
TAMAN ABAD, JOHOR BAHRU
Your attention is drawn to Section 70(2A) of the Legal Profession Act, 1976, which states that “the quorum shall be five percent of the total number of members of the State Bar.” Our membership is 2200 and the quorum is 5% which is 110 members. Proprietors and partners of law firms in Johor are requested to attend the meeting and to encourage their legal assistants to attend the meeting. Your co-operation in this matter will be greatly appreciated.
Notice is hereby given under Section 70(2B) of the Legal Profession Act, 1976 that if a quorum is not present by 3:00 p.m. on 21st February 2020, the meeting shall be adjourned to 4:00 p.m. on the same day, that is 21st February 2020 at the same venue, that is Holiday Villa Hotel, Johor Bahru Auditorium, Level 10, Jalan Dato’ Sulaiman, Taman Abad, Johor Bahru whereupon whoever then present shall form the quorum for the meeting.
Notice is hereby given under Section 70(2C) that any member wishing to move any motion/resolution at the said meeting must lodge a written notice of the same with the Johore Bar Committee not less than (7) days before the date of the Annual General Meeting, i.e. on or before Thursday, 13th February 2020.
CPD POINT FOR ATTENDANCE
Please be informed that 1 CPD Point will be awarded for attending the AGM.
CPD code: B1/21022020/JHB/JHB194905/1.
Dated this 22nd January 2020.
- Members are kindly requested to make every effort to attend the meeting punctually to ensure quorum for the Meeting.
- Registration Counters will be opened from 1:30 p.m. onwards at the venue and light refreshments will be served.
- Only members of the Johore Bar with valid practicing certificate shall be entitled to attend and vote at the Meeting. Pupils in Chambers are encouraged to attend as observers without voting rights and shall be seated at the area(s) designated for pupils.
- At the meeting every member present shall have one vote and where there is an equality of votes, the member presiding shall have a casting vote.