KLBAR

IN MEMORIAM 2017

We record with great sadness the passing of: Santha Bhaskara Menon of Messrs Daniel & Wong, on 10 January 2017. Balwant Singh of Messrs Balwant Singh & Son, on 2 February 2017. V.T. Nathan a former Senior Partner at Messrs Shearn Delamore, on 4 February 2017. Gopenathan a/l Raman Nair of Messrs R.G.Nair on 5 February 2017. […]

26th Annual General Meeting of the Kuala Lumpur Bar

Dear members of the Kuala Lumpur Bar, Please be informed that the 26th Annual General Meeting (“AGM”) of the Kuala Lumpur Bar has been scheduled for Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 2:00 pm. Venue to be advised. The Right Honourable Chief Justice and the President of the Industrial Court have very kindly agreed to allow […]

Online Title Search at the Wilayah Land Office

Dear Members of the Bar, The conversion exercise at the Wilayah Land Office has been completed as at 30 August 2017. Please liaise directly with the Wilayah Land Office for all matters. http://www.ptgwp.gov.my/portal Thank you. Jacky Loi Yap Loong Chairperson Corporate and Conveyancing Practice Committee  

MCCHR’s Research Survey – Lawyers and Access to Justice: Challenging Pro Bono

Dear members of the Kuala Lumpur Bar, The Malaysian Centre for Constitutionalism and Human Rights (MCCHR) is conducting an anonymous online survey for members of the Malaysian Bar for the research on ‘Lawyers and Access to Justice: Challenging Pro Bono’. This research, which is carried out with the Centre for Asian Legal Studies Research, Faculty […]

Notification from the Registrar of the Subordinate Courts of Malaya: Cancellation of the Direction pertaining to the Transfer of Cases on Sexual Crimes Against Children in the State of Selangor at the Selayang, Kuala Kubu Bharu, Klang, Sepang and Ampang Courts 

Dear Members of the Kuala Lumpur Bar, The Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee has just received a copy of a letter from Dato’ Zainal Abidin Bin Haji Kamarudin, Registrar of the Subordinate Courts of Malaya regarding the above. Click here to peruse the said letter. Thank you. Muhendaran Suppiah Honorary Secretary Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee

Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee Subscription for the year 2017 – Payable by 30 June 2017

Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee Subscription for the year 2017 – Payable by 30 June 2017 (Members who have paid the subscription, please ignore this reminder) At the 25th Annual General Meeting of the Kuala Lumpur Bar held on 23 February 2017, it was confirmed that the Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee subscription for the year 2017 […]

Parking At The Kuala Lumpur Court Complex

Parking At The Kuala Lumpur Court Complex Dear Members of the KL Bar, We refer to the above matter. We have received several complaints regarding this issue which can be summarised as follows: (a) insufficient bays; (b) double parking of cars; (c) obstruction of parked vehicles; (d) damage to vehicles; (e) theft of vehicles; (f) […]