We are pleased to inform that the Johore Bar Committee is hosting a Welcome High-Tea in honour of Y.A Tuan Muhammad Jamil bin Hussin, Judicial Commissioner of the Muar High Court. Y.A Tuan Muhammad Jamil commenced his posting at Muar High Court on 1.1.2016. The Welcome High-Tea has been organized to gather and extend a… Read More

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 70(1 B) of the Legal Profession Act, 1976 that the ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Johore Bar will be held as follows: DAY & DATE FRIDAY 19TH FEBRUARY 2016 TIME 3.00 P.M. VENUE JOTIC AUDITORIUM, LEVEL 5 JALAN AYER MOLEK, JOHOR BAHRU QUORUM Your attention is drawn to… Read More

Members are advised to take note of the two recent Practice Directions from the Registrar of the High Court in respect of Bankruptcy and Probate matters. Practice Direction No. 3 of 2015 Summary: List of Assets and Liabilities is to be filed in Court after the issuance of the Grant/Probate. The List of Assets and… Read More

We have been informed by the courts on 14th January 2016 as follows. Starting from 17th January 2016 the allocation of cases at the High Court in Johor Bahru under the respective Judges/Judicial Commissioners would be as stated below and will first be called before the respective Deputy Registrar/SAR. Judge/ Judicial Commissioner (Deputy Registrar/ SAR… Read More

Members are to note that The Guide on Legal Practitioners as at 3 January 2015 has been withdrawn and replaced by The Guide on Legal Practitioners revised as at 22 December 2015. A copy of the revised guidelines is attached for your information. Thank you.   Your sincerely, Andrew Wong Chairperson Conveyancing Sub-Committee GST IndustryGuide-Legal-Practitioners-(22-12-2015)… Read More