Saturday, 12 March 2016

Malaysia-Closure of the Bar Council Library on 19 Mar 2016 (Saturday)

Closure of the Bar Council Library on 19 Mar 2016 (Saturday)






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Circular No 059/2016
Dated 11 Mar 2016
To Members of the Malaysian Bar and pupils in chambers
Closure of the Bar Council Library on 19 Mar 2016 (Saturday)
Kindly be informed that the Bar Council Library will be closed on 19 Mar 2016 (Saturday) as the 70th Annual General Meeting of the Malaysian Bar will be held on the same day.
The Library will reopen at 8:30 am on 21 Mar 2016 (Monday).
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Thank you.
Karen Cheah Yee Lynn
Secretary
Malaysian Bar
This circular may also be accessed here.





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CLJ Bulletin #10/2016

CLJ Bulletin #10/2016





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10 March 2016, Issue #10/2016
Editors Note
Dear Reader,
Welcome to the latest CLJ Bulletin, Issue #10 of 2016. In this issue we provide you with highlights of selected cases from the Current Law Journal, Malaysia's leading authoritative reporter of case laws and judgments from the Courts of Malaysia and a selection of unreported cases from our widely cited Legal Network Series (LNS).
Among the items featured in this week's edition:

CASE(S) OF THE WEEK

PP v. BILLION NOVA SDN BHD & ORS [2016] 2 CLJ 763
COURT OF APPEAL, PUTRAJAYA
LIM YEE LAN JCA, VARGHESE GEORGE JCA, IDRUS HARUN JCA
[CRIMINAL APPEAL NO: Q-09-305-10-2014]
13 JANUARY 2016
CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
Forfeiture - Customs and excise - Application under s. 56(1) of Anti-Money Laundering and Anti-Terrorism Financing Act 2001 - Forfeiture of money - Whether conditions for exercise of power by Public Prosecutor fulfilled - Whether offence under s. 135(1)(g) of Customs Act 1967 proven
CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
Forfeiture - Customs and excise - Application under s. 56(1) of Anti-Money Laundering and Anti-Terrorism Financing Act 2001 ('AMLATFA') - Forfeiture of money allegedly related to customs offences - Standard of proof - Whether on balance of probabilities - Whether sales of cigarettes in principal customs area or offence under s. 4(1) AMLATFA proven - Whether predicate offence under s. 135(1)(g) of Customs Act 1967 proven - Whether proof of payments from principal customs area sufficient to prove predicate offence
CRIMINAL LAW
Money laundering - Forfeiture - Allegation of sale transaction of duty free cigarettes in 'principle customs area' - Whether respondents committed offence under s. 135(1)(g) of Customs Act 1967 - Whether sums seized proceeds of unlawful activities - Whether prosecution established case



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Malaysia-Registration Closed For 18th March 2016, 4.00pm - 6.00pm.

Registration Closed For 18th March 2016, 4.00pm - 6.00pm.
To:


SBC/CIR/029/2016
11th March, 2016


Dear Members and Chambering Pupils,

Kindly note that all the seats for the Talk on 'Basic Conveyancing : Sales & Purchase Agreement' scheduled on Friday, 18th March 2016, from 4.00pm to 6.00pm, have been allocated to participants who have registered and paid for the same.

As such, we will not be accepting any new registrations for the aforesaid Talk. For the avoidance of doubt, please note that seats have not been allocated to those who have forwarded their registration forms but have not paid for the aforesaid Talk.

Kindly call secretariat at 03 - 5519 6219 for clarification.


Thank you,

Secretariat,
Selangor Bar Committee.





 

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