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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  

Notification from the Wilayah Land Office: Title Conversion Exercise

Dear Members of the Kuala Lumpur Bar, The Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee has received a notification from Puan Nor Azura binti Abdul Rahman of the Registration Department of the Wilayah Land Office regarding the above. The notification is reproduced below for easy reference. Thank you. Jacky Loi Yap Loong Chairperson Corporate and Conveyancing Practice Committee […]

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. […]

Meeting between the Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee and E-Kehakiman Team on 6 July 2017

Meeting between the Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee (KLBC) and E-Kehakiman Team on 6 July 2017 at 2:30pm at Bilik Melati, Level 6, Kuala Lumpur Court Complex, Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim, Kuala Lumpur Issues raised by the KLBC 1. Numbers issued for filing at the Service Bureau (200 per day) We were informed that 200 is […]

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 […]

Online Title Search at the Wilayah Land Office

Dear Members of the Bar, With the implementation of the ‘Sistem e-Tanah’ effective 19 June 2017, the Wilayah Land Office (“WLO”) has started the process of converting all titles into e-titles. Pending completion of this process, members were encountering problems in conducting online land searches because the titles in question have yet to be converted […]

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