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Circular No. 1/2021: AGM of The Johore Bar For 2021/2022

The virtual Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) of the Johore Bar proceeded smoothly on Friday, 26th February 2021. 1. JOHORE BAR COMMITTEE (“JBC”) FOR 2021/2022 The following persons were elected to the JBC for the year 2021/2022: Chairman Shahareen Begum Binti Abdul Subhan Committee members Dr Wendy Ooi Su Ghee   Christopher a/l Francis   Helen …

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Circular No. 100/20: Johore Bar’s Annual Report 2020/2021

Dear Members, We refer to Circular No. 94/20 and 98/20 giving notice of the 51st Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) of the Johore Bar on Friday, 26th February 2021 in a virtual manner. Please be informed that the 2020/2021 Annual report is now available for download from the AGM portal and Johore Bar website. Please click …

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Circular No. 98/20: 51st Annual General Meeting of the Johore Bar

Further to the Notice of 51st Annual General Meeting [AGM] in Circular No. 94/20 and in light of the extension of the MCO 2.0 until 04/03/2021, the State Bar Committee has deliberated and decided to hold the AGM in a virtual manner. In light of this, members and pupils in chambers who intend to attend …

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Circular No. 96/20: Notification from Pejabat Tanah Dan Galian Negeri Johor

The Department of Land and Mines Johor will close their operations completely with effect from 11 – 18 February 2021. Operations will resume on 21 February 2021 (Sunday). A copy of the letter is attached for your reference and information. SHAHAREEN BEGUM BINTI ABDUL SUBHAN CHAIRMAN

Circular No. 95/20: Movement Control Order 2.0 | Updates

Following the extension of MCO 2.0 in the State of Johor until 18/02/2021, the following notifications were received from Johor Bahru High Court Deputy Registrar, Puan Azureen Sahira Binti Sauffee Afandi and Johor Bahru Subordinate Courts Senior Assistant Registrar, Tuan Mohd Zulhilmi Bin Ibrahim respectively. JOHOR BAHRU HIGH COURT The following counters at the High …

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Circular No. 94/20: Notice of the 51st Annual General Meeting

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Section 70(1B) of the Legal Profession Act, 1976 that the 51ST ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Johore Bar will be held as follows: DATE & DAY 26TH FEBRUARY 2021 (FRIDAY) TIME 3:00 P.M. VENUE CRYSTAL HALL, LEVEL 7 HOLIDAY VILLA HOTEL, JOHOR BAHRU JALAN DATO’ SULAIMAN TAMAN ABAD, JOHOR …

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Circular No. 91/20: Re: Request For Feedback on Issues Faced by Members

when dealing with the following departments:- Pejabat Tanah dan Galian, Johor/ Pejabat-pejabat Tanah Daerah Lembaga Hasil Dalam Negeri, Johor (Bahagian Duti Setem / CKHT) Suruhanjaya Syarikat Malaysia, Cawangan Johor The Johore Bar Committee is seeking to hold a dialogue session with each of the above departments. To assist the Committee address issues comprehensively, we invite …

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Circular No. 88/20: Filing of Revocation of Power Attorney and Filing of Deed of Receipt & Reassignment

Please be informed that the counter at the High Court of Johor Bahru will be open tomorrow 19th January 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for filing of Revocation of Power Attorney and Deed of Receipt & Reassignment. SHAHAREEN BEGUM BINTI ABDUL SUBHAN CHAIRMAN

Circular No. 86/20: Social Distancing…Mental Isolation? The Effects of MCO on Mental Health (21 Jan 2021)

Please be informed that the Young Lawyers and Chambering Pupils and Building, House, Library & Members’ Welfare Sub Committees are jointly organising a webinar entitled “Social Distancing…Mental Isolation? – The effects of MCO on Mental Health”. With the “new normal” and the additional stress faced by Lawyers due to the pandemic, we hope that the …

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Circular No. 81/20: Request for Feedback on Issues faced by Members when Dealing with National Registration Department

The Johore Bar Committee is seeking to hold a dialogue session with the National Registration Department, Johor [NRD, Johor] in January 2021. To assist the Committee address issues comprehensively, we invite Members of the Bar to provide feedback on the issues faced when dealing with the NRD, Johor. Kindly submit your feedback by email to …

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