Events With CPD Points

Circular No. 87/20: The Concept of Law of Gift in Islamic Law And Law of Contract (27 Jan 2021)

Please be informed that the Shariah and Publications & Information Technology Sub Committees are jointly organising the abovementioned Webinar. This webinar shall be by way of a live talk session which will look into differences concept of law of gift both in Islamic law and law of contract in Malaysia. The talk also will focus …

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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. 76/20: Professional Standards Course | Ethics Lecture Programme (19 – 20 Jan 2021)

The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organizing the above course which is COMPULSORY for all pupils. Pupils will need to pass a written examination at the end of the Professional Standards Course (“the Course”). In light of the pandemic that we unfortunately find ourselves in, and in keeping with the oft-used ‘New Norm’, the Ethics …

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Circular No. 75/20: Professional Negligence in Construction (10 Dec 2020)

Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development and the Publications & Information Technology Sub-Committees of the Johore Bar Committee are organising the above titled Webinar. This webinar aims to provide participants with an understanding of the following:- Principles of negligence Construction professionals Professional standard No unqualified undertaking to achieve the desired result Defects or …

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Circular No. 73/20: Maritime Law (Part II): The Carriage of Goods By Sea (9 Dec 2020)

Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development and the Publications & Information Technology Sub-Committees of the Johore Bar Committee are organising the above titled Webinar as a follow up to the Maritime Law Part I Seminar. This webinar aims to provide participants with an understanding of the following:- An Introduction to Bills of Lading …

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Circular No. 72/20 | Online Forum Sexual Harassment: Investigation And Prosecution (29 Nov 2020)

To join on Crowdcast, use the following link – https://www.crowdcast.io/e/shacforum The event will also be streamed live on Facebook. Please use the following link – https://www.facebook.com/johorebar/live/ The Johore Bar recognizes that a person’s reputation, honour and dignity are essential components that shape a person’s individuality and outlook on life. Sexual harassment poses a great threat …

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Circular No. 71/20: Dealing with Workplace Harassment in Law Firms (27 Nov 2020)

Please be informed that the Young Lawyers and Chambering Pupils and Continuing Professional Development Sub Committees is jointly organising a webinar entitled “Dealing with Workplace Harassment in Law Firms”. Pursuant to the successful launch of Johore Bar’s Sexual Harassment Awareness Campaign on 19th November 2020, we now present our 2nd event of the Campaign. This …

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Circular No. 56/20: Online Defamation (22 Oct 2020)

Please be informed that the Young Lawyers and Chambering Pupils and Continuing Professional Development Sub Committees is jointly organising a seminar entitled “Online Defamation”. Most people now use Whatsapp or Facebook as their primary means of communication. This substantial increase of online communication has also led to more defamation suits being filed based on statements …

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Circular No. 55/20: Committal Proceedings And Contempt of Court in Civil Practice (17 Oct 2020)

Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development and Publications & Information Technology Sub Committees are jointly organising the above titled Webinar. Committal proceedings empower the courts to hold a person in contempt for refusing to obey a court order. Committal ensures that due administration of justice is possible and that litigants do not disregard …

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Circular No. 49/20: Basics of Medical Negligence (25 Sept 2020)

Please be informed that the Young Lawyers and Chambering Pupils and Continuing Professional Development Sub Committees is jointly organising a seminar entitled “Basics of Medical Negligence”. This webinar is designed specifically for young legal practitioners who are interested in medical negligence and will be divided into four sections. In the first section, we will discuss …

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