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Celebrating 25 Years of the Kuala Lumpur Bar – Sponsorship Proposal

The Kuala Lumpur Bar is 25 years old this year and to mark the event, a Silver Jubilee Gala Dinner, themed “Nostalgia” is scheduled to be held on 9.9.2017 at the Grand Summit Ballroom at The Vertical, Connexion Conference and Event Centre, Bangsar South City, Kuala Lumpur. To ensure the success of our Silver Jubilee […]

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, Due to the high volume of emails received at searches.klbar@gmail.com, we are now facing some techical issues. To expedite your search, please click here. 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 […]

KLBC ITPC x Grab

KLBC ITPC x Grab Dear Members of the Kuala Lumpur Bar and Pupils-in-Chambers, The Information Technology and Publications Committee is currently working with Grab to create promo codes for our fellow lawyers. Details of the promo codes on offer are as follows: 1. Promo Code for Meetings     Valid for commute to meetings within […]

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 […]