Circulars

20th Annual General Meeting of the Kuala Lumpur Bar and Annual Report 2011/12

 

NOTICE

20TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
KUALA LUMPUR BAR
[Pursuant to Section 70(1) of the Legal Profession Act 1976
as amended by the Legal Profession (Amendment) Act 2006]

NOTICE is hereby given that the 20TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (“AGM”) of the KUALA LUMPUR BAR will be held on THURSDAY, 23RD FEBRUARY 2012 at 2:00PM at the AUDITORIUM, LEVEL 3, WISMA MCA, 163 JALAN AMPANG, KUALA LUMPUR.

Pursuant to Section 70(2A) of the Legal Profession (Amendment) Act 2006, the quorum shall be five per cent of the total number of members of the State Bar. As at 5th January 2012 there are 6,858 members in the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur and therefore the quorum is 343 members.

Kindly take note that pursuant to section 70(2B) of the Legal Profession (Amendment) Act 2006, the quorum has to be present within one hour from the time appointed for holding the meeting i.e. by 3.00pm. If the quorum is not present by 3.00pm, the AGM shall be adjourned to 3.15pm on the same day and at the same venue.

Members are urged to make every effort to attend the AGM so that issues affecting members of the Kuala Lumpur Bar may be effectively discussed by as many members as possible.
Dated this 5th day of January 2012
Baljit Singh Sidhu
Honorary Secretary

N.B.

  • The Right Honourable Chief Justice and the President of the Industrial Court have very kindly agreed to allow adjournment of cases for members of the Kuala Lumpur Bar who wish to attend the above AGM. The Right Honourable Chief Justice however has advised that members apply early for adjournments, i.e. no later than 2nd February 2012. Click here or the pdf icon on the top right hand corner for copy of the letters.
  • Registration Counters will be opened at 12.30pm. Light refreshments will be served from 1:00pm. onwards before the commencement of the meeting.
  • Wisma MCA is located close to the Ampang Park (Kelana Jaya Line) LRT Station and members are encouraged to use public transportation, as parking spaces may be limited.

Click here for the Annual Report 2011/12. (The Annual Report on CD-ROM will follow by mail).