Tuesday, 5 February 2013

Malaysia-Invitation to CLJ 28th February 2013 seminars

Subject: Invitation to CLJ 28th February 2013 seminars

Good day to you,
It is my pleasure  to invite you to attend CLJ seminars on 28th February 2013 which will be held in KL and Johor respectively.
State Kuala Lumpur Johor
Su Tiang Joo
Sudharsanan Thillainathan
Pang Kong Leng
Ravi Nekoo
28th February 2013
28th February 2013
8.30 am - 4.30 pm
9.30 am - 5.30 pm
Concorde Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
Grand Bluewave Hotel, Johor Bahru
CPD Points 6 points
6 Points
Bar Council Malaysia CPD Code:  28022013/CCPCLJ/KL8212
Who should attend the seminar?/ •Land Owners
•Get updated on the latest changes to the Rules of Court 2012.
Why should you attend the seminar?
•Benefit from the expertise of some of the leading legal minds in the
•Legal Practitioners
legal fraternity in understanding the application and effect of the
•In-house Counsel
new Rules.
•Registered Valuers
•Discover best practice insights that will make you a stronger professional
•State Legal Advisors, Senior Federal Counsel, Federal Counsel
and provide your firm a competitive advantage.
•Valuers at Jabatan Penilaian dan Perkhidmatan Harta
•Meet your peer network and new contacts for exchange of ideas
•Anyone with interest in land dealings
and strategic insights to serve you for years to come.
About the speakers
The seminar will cover the most important and pertinent issues which
For a better understanding of the new combined Court Rules, this
arise in land acquisition cases, including the following areas:
seminar will provide a comprehensive coverage of the following areas
1. Land being compulsorily acquired? How to deal with it?
with emphasis placed on its practical application:
•Forms A, D, E and F
•Commencement of Proceedings to Case Management to Full
•Mode of challenge - Judicial Review or otherwise
Trial: Orders 3 – 20; Orders 28, 33, 34 and Orders 35 - 42
•Enquiry before Land Administrator
•Interlocutory/Interim Applications: Orders 21 – 27,
•Taking possession of land
Orders 29 – 32 and Orders 43 - 51A
•Reference to High Court
•Judicial Review and Appeals: Orders 53 - 57
•Proceedings in High Court
•Costs, Electronic Filing, and Miscellaneous Provisions:
2. What can and cannot be awarded as compensation
Orders 59 – 94
•Market value of land acquired
•Severance and injurious affection
•Reasonable expenses to relocate
•Wasted costs of development
•Loss of profits
•Addition/improvement to land after publication of Form D
•Valuer's fees
•Limitation on compensation
•Late payment charges
3. Is there a Right of Appeal to the Court of Appeal?
•Statutory right of appeal under section 49 (1) of the Land
Acquisition Act
•Ambit of ouster clause in proviso to sections 49 (1) and 40D (3)
of the Land Acquisition Act
•Current position of the law in Calamas Sdn Bhd v Pentadbir Tanah
Batang Padang [2011] 5 CLJ 125
•Interpretation unconstitutional?
About the speakers
Sudharsanan Thillainathan
Advocate & Solicitor
Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting)
Senior Partner, Cheah Teh & Su
LL.B (Hons) Monash University, Australia.
•Has more than 28 years of experience in civil
litigation and dispute resolution particularly in land
Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya
based disputes
Shook Lin & Bok
•Contributing author for the Malaysian chapter in the
Ravi Nekoo
book on "Litigation & Dispute Resolution" covering 35
LLB (Hons) London, CLP
countries published in 2012
LLM (Malaya, M. Crim. Just. (Malaya)
•Lead counsel in a number of land acquisition cases
Barrister & Solicitor (High Court Of Australia)
such as those involving highways e.g. LDP, Kerinchi
Hakem Arabi Advocates & Associates
Link, SILK, AKLEH and the on-going MRT project
•Former board member of the Advocates & Solicitors
Disciplinary Board (2007 to 2011)
Advocate & Solicitor
Partner, Cheah Teh & Su
•Has more than 17 years of experience in civil
•Practise areas include contract, land, company and
•Author of the book "Legal Guide to Civil Appeals
•Speaks on topics related to land and construction
Fees:  RM1050 RM590
RM890 (Early Bird)- Payment have to make before 15th February 2013 RM490 (Early Bird))- Payment have to make before 15th February 2013
To enroll:
Kindly return the filled up enrollment form via email(mandy.lim@cljlaw.com) or fax(03-42705402)

Best regards,
Mandy Lim
Sales Account Manager
Malaysian Current Law Journal Sdn Bhd
E1-2(2nd Floor), Jalan Selaman ½, Dataran Palma,
6800 Ampang, Selangor Darul Ehsan,Malaysia
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