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Results of the election at the Kuala Lumpur Bar AGM held on 22 February 2013

Results of the election at the Kuala Lumpur Bar AGM held on 22 February 2013

Chairman: Dipendra Harshad Rai Representative to the Bar Council: Ravinder Singh Dhalliwal (Ravin) Committee members: Harleen Kaur (Leena) Goh Siu Lin Amrit Pal Singh Mohd Amir Sharil Bahari Bin Md Noor Lim Chi Chau Foong Cheng Leong Khaizan Sharizad Binti Ab Razak (Sherrie) Jeremiah R Gurusamy Vince Chong Khin Young Arunachalam Kasi

Pupillage Handbook – A Guide for Pupils-in-Chambers

Pupillage Handbook – A Guide for Pupils-in-Chambers

Dear members of the KL Bar, It has been brought to our attention by the Court that there has been a substantial increase in the number of pupils approaching the clerks at the Petition for Admission Registry with issues pertaining to pupillage and seeking assistance to fill up their Petition Forms. While we note that […]

Urgent Notification: E-Filing Payment at the Service Bureau before 01.08.2012

Urgent Notification: E-Filing Payment at the Service Bureau before 01.08.2012

Dear Members of the KL Bar, The Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee has just been notified by Puan Hamidah Binti Mohamed Deril, Deputy Registrar of the Administration and Execution Department of the KL High Court that with the Rules of Court 2012 coming into effect on 01.08.2012, payment for all new and existing cases that were […]

Handbook on Law and Practice on Arrest and Remand

Handbook on Law and Practice on Arrest and Remand

The above handbook launched at the AGM of the Malaysian Bar on 10.03.2012 is now on sale at RM15.00 each. This Bar Council publication authored by the KL Legal Aid Centre is a practical handbook covering topics such as what constitutes an arrest, and the role of lawyers when dealing with arrest and remand. Members […]

Court Lecterns in the KL Courts

Court Lecterns in the KL Courts

Dear members of the KL Bar, Court Lecterns in the KL Courts As part of its continuing efforts to improve services to members, the KLBC is pleased to provide lecterns for use by members during open Court matters at the KL Courts. The lecterns are placed in selected courtrooms as follows: Level 5 NCC8, Dagang […]

KUALA LUMPUR BAR COMMITTEE 2012/2013

KUALA LUMPUR BAR COMMITTEE 2012/2013

Dear Members, I was re-elected as Chairman of the Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee at the 20th Annual General Meeting on 23 February 2012. I am very grateful for the opportunity and privilege of leading the Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee for another term. 7 other members of the Committee sought re-election and were duly re-elected, together […]

KLBC Activities Report for February 2012

KLBC Activities Report for February 2012

11 February 2012 PDC/YLC Workshop on The Complete Lawyer: Mastering Time Management, Soft Skills and Finance Management The Workshop started at about 10.00am and ended at about 4.00pm. The esteemed speakers were Seira Sacha Abu Bakar and Syahredzan Johan for Time Management, Janet Chai Pei Ying and Jeremiah R Gurusamy for Soft Skills and Sri […]

KLBC Activities Report for January 2012

KLBC Activities Report for January 2012

13 January 2012 PDC Seminar on Acquisition and Finance of Ships: The Issues Joanne Long, a consultant with Khairuddin Ngiam & Tan presented the seminar which was held at the KL Bar Auditorium at 3.00pm. The seminar was attended by 59 participants. The seminar covered the following areas on Acquisition: “New Built & Secondhand Vessels, […]