Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Malaysia-Talk on 'Competition Law' - 21st May 2013

Talk on 'Competition Law' - 21st May 2013
To:



SBC/CIR/051/13
10th May 2013

Dear Members Of The Bar & Chambering PupilsWe regretfully wish to inform that the 'Competition Law' talk which was schedule for 16th May 2013 has been rescheduled, due to circumstances beyond our control.
It will held on 21st May 2013, Tuesday at 5.00pm, Auditorium Selangor Bar. Please take note that we have 10 more seats for this talk. For those who are interested, kindly send in your registration form (attached) to the secretariat as soon as possible.  
Thank you,
Noor Suhaila Saad
Chairperson
Continuing Legal Education Sub-committee
Selangor Bar Committee




Malaysia-Talk on Cyberwar and International Law (29 May 2013)

Talk on Cyberwar and International Law (29 May 2013)








This circular may also be accessed here.


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Malaysia-Exclusive Preview for University of London Master of Laws Programme (29 May 2013)

Exclusive Preview for University of London Master of Laws Programme (29 May 2013)





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Circular No 108/2013
Dated 14 May 2013
To Members of the Malaysian Bar
Exclusive Preview for
University of London Master of Laws Programme (29 May 2013)
The Continuing Professional Development ("CPD") Department is pleased to announce that Members of the Bar will be eligible to register for the University of London ("UOL") Postgraduate Laws Programme, which includes the Postgraduate Certificate in Laws ("PG Cert"), Postgraduate Diploma in Laws ("PG Dip), and Master of Laws ("LLM"), through the Bar Council.
To provide Members with more information, the CPD Department is organising an exclusive LLM preview.  Details are as follows:
Date: 29 May 2013 (Wednesday)
Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm (Registration will begin at 5:30 pm)
Venue: Raja Aziz Addruse Auditorium, Bar Council, 15 Leboh Pasar Besar, 50050 Kuala Lumpur
Fee: Admission is free but advance registration is required
CPD Code: 29052013/BC/BC1132/1
CPD Point: One
*Please note that no certificates of attendance will be issued for this preview.
The speaker, Dr James J Busuttil, is the Director of the UOL Postgraduate Laws Programme, and a staff at Queen Mary UOL and University College London.  He was Associate Professor of International Law and Organisation at the Institute of Social Studies in The Hague, the Netherlands; Director of the British Institute of Human Rights in London; Lecturer in Law at the University of Essex; and a practising lawyer in New York City and Washington, DC.  He was Co-Rapporteur of the International Law Association's Committee on Islamic Law and International Law.  Dr Busuttil holds a D Phil from the University of Oxford, a JD from New York University School of Law and a BA from Harvard University.
The UOL postgraduate laws programmes are conducted through University College London and Queen Mary UOL, which are rated as the top 10 law faculties in the United Kingdom.  The programmes offer a wide choice of subjects and specialisations.  These programmes are flexible, as Members will be able to earn their postgraduate qualifications on a progressive basis.  Once enrolled, Members will receive complete learning materials, including up-to-date syllabi, study guides, textbooks, readers, access to the online library, eCampus, annual recent developments, past year examination questions, and skill guides.  This will allow Members to determine how to pace themselves through the postgraduate programmes.
Members can choose to register for individual modules (for professional development purposes), the PG Cert (5 modules), the PG Dip (10 modules), or the LLM (4 courses composed of 16 modules).
Assessments will be conducted in May and October each year in Malaysia, and Members can choose to register for any number of modules for each examination.  The assessment will require Members to answer one out of two questions in a 45-minute examination for each module assessed.
Members may opt to do one of the followings:
Qualification Registration Fee Module Fee Assessment Fee Total
Individual modules Nil £480 per module
(RM2,255)
RM150 per module RM2,405
PG Cert (5 modules) £800 (one-off)
(RM3,760)
£440 per module
(RM10,350)
RM750 RM14,860
PG Dip (10 modules) £800 (one-off)
(RM3,760)
£440 per module
(RM20,700)
RM1,500 RM25,960
LLM (4 courses, total 16 modules) £800 (one-off)
(RM3,760)
£440 per module
(RM33,120)
RM2,400 RM39,280
Exchange rate calculated at £1:RM4.70
(1) Individual modules: Members can choose any module out of more than 200 modules available. Please note that the CPD Department will award two CPD points for each module that Members have completed and passed.
(2) PG Cert: Members must select five modules from a maximum of four courses to complete, and will be required to register as a PG Cert student.  Please note that the CPD Department will award 10 CPD points upon successful completion of the PG Cert.
(3) PG Dip: Members must select 10 modules from a maximum of four courses to complete, and will be required to register as a PG Dip student.  Please note that the CPD Department will award 20 CPD points upon successful completion of the PG Dip.
(4) LLM: Members must select four courses (equivalent to 16 modules) to complete, and will be required to register as an LLM student.  Please note that the CPD Department will award 32 CPD points upon successful completion of the LLM.
To attend the exclusive LLM preview, kindly complete and submit the attached registration form by fax to 03-2050 2112 or by email to cpd@malaysianbar.org.my.
For enquiries, contact Mohd Fazli Rosman (03-2050 2105) or Vilashini Vijayan (03-2050 2095).
Thank you.
HR Dipendra and Raphael Tay
Co-Chairpersons
Professional Standards and Development Committee


This circular and the attachment may also be accessed here.



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Malaysia-Talk on 'Maintenance Order - A Toothless Tiger?'

Talk on 'Maintenance Order - A Toothless Tiger?'
To:



SBC/CIR/050/13
14th May 2013







Malaysia-UPDATE: My Professional Indemnity Insurance Workshop, Penang (29 May 2013)

UPDATE : My Professional Indemnity Insurance Workshop, Penang (29 May 2013)





Please note that the venue for the workshop has been changed, and is as listed below.





This circular may also be accessed here.



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Malaysia-CORRECTION: Let's Get hIP in Kinabalu (7 June 2013)

CORRECTION: Let's Get hIP in Kinabalu (7 June 2013)





Please note that the email address of Sabah Law Association ("SLA") is sabahlaw.sla@gmail.com.  The correct version of Circular No 107/2013 follows below. The error in the earlier version is deeply regretted.




This circular may also be accessed here.



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Malaysia-CONFERENCE ON EMPLOYMENT AND LABOUR LAWS 2013

CONFERENCE ON EMPLOYMENT AND LABOUR LAWS 2013
To:


Dear Valued Customer,
Kindly we would like to invite you and your organization to our above mentioned conference on employment and labour laws. Kindly refer to the attachment,for registration please fill out the form and fax in or email or further information contact undersigned.
Early Bird promo deadline to 17 May 2013
Regards,

VIMALA

Sales Executive

Malaysian Current Law Journal Sdn Bhd (51143M)

E1-2 Jalan Selaman 1/2, Dataran Palma,
68000 Selangor Darul Ehsan,Malaysia.
H/P: 010-3636471
Tel: 03-42705400
Fax: 03-42705401/2


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