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Allocated Parking Bays for Lawyers with Disabilities and Pregnant Lawyers

Dear members of the KL Bar, The Civil Practice and Court Liaision Committee are pleased to inform that the Management of the Kuala Lumpur Court Complex have kindly agreed to allocate five (5) dedicated parking bays for: a) persons with disabilities; and b) pregnant ladies. These five (5) bays are located on the left of […]

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) […]

Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee 2017/18 and Subscription for the year 2017

Dear members of the Kuala Lumpur Bar, I. Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee 2017/18 The following are the office-bearers of the Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee for 2017/18 elected at the 25th Annual General Meeting of the Kuala Lumpur Bar on 23 February 2017: Chairman: Goh Siu Lin Committee members: Alvin Oh Seong Yew Vivekananda Sukumaran Shashi […]

Digitising New Petition Applications

Dear Members of the Bar and Pupils-In-Chambers, The Kuala Lumpur Courts have implemented the e-filing system which includes the filing for Petition for Admission to the High Court of Malaya. In line with this, The Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee will be going paperless and will commence digitising all new Petition Applications with effect from 2 […]

Notification from the Director of the Kuala Lumpur Courts dated 4 August 2016

Dear Members of the KL Bar, The Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee has just been notified by the Director of the Kuala Lumpur Courts, Puan Hasbi binti Hasan that Criminal Magistrate’s Court 6 has ceased to operate with effect from 1 August 2016 and all cases from the said Court have been reassigned to Criminal Magistrates’ […]

Establishment of the Cyber Court

Dear Members of the KL Bar, We have just received notification from the Director of the Kuala Lumpur Courts that the Cyber Court was established on 1 September 2016. The Cyber Court will be handling cases related to cybercrimes. Cases that have been registered or set for hearing at the Criminal Sessions Court 4 will now be transferred to […]

Relocation of the Criminal High Court 1 and NCC High Court 2 effective 4 October 2016

Dear Members of the KL Bar, We have just received a notification from the Director of the Kuala Lumpur Courts that the Criminal High Court 1 and the NCC High Court 2 will be relocated effective 4 October 2016. The notification is reproduced below for easy reference. Harleen Kaur Chairperson Civil Practice Committee __________________________________________________________________ Y.Bhg […]

Notification from the Selangor Bar Committee: The Official Launching of The Klang Court on 20 October 2016

Dear Members of the KL Bar, We have received notification of the Offical Launching of the Klang Court by The DYMM Sultan of Selangor on 20 October 2016. Below is the reproduction of the notification received from the Selangor Bar Committee dated 7 October 2016 for your reference. Harleen Kaur Chairperson Civil Practice Committee _______________________________________________________________________________ […]