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KLBC Activities Report For May 2024

3 May 2024 Majlis Sambutan Aidilfitri Organised by the Social Committee, the Majlis Sambutan Aidilfitri was held on 3 May 2024 at Tigabatu, Wisma E&C Damansara Heights from 7:00pm. We had 39 participants who joined the celebration. 6, 10 & 27 May 2024 Pupils Call Briefing Organised by the Young Lawyers & Pupils Committee, the briefings for the Pupils Admission to the Bar for May 2024 were held at the Kuala Lumpur Bar Auditorium on: - (i) 6 May 2024, from 11:00am to 12:00pm. The briefing was conducted by Tay Kit Hoo and was attended by 11 pupils.; (ii) 10 May 2024, from 10:30am to 11:30am. The briefing was conducted by Ooi Jia Liang and was attended by 12 pupils; and (iii) 27 May 2024, from 10:00am to 11:00am. The briefing was conducted by Ooi Jia Liang and was attended by 19 pupils. 7 May 2024 Understanding Sukuk Organised by the Corporate & Conveyancing Practice Committee, this webinar was presented by Norbaizurah Abdul Jabar and moderated by Wong Kar L
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KLBC Activities Report For April 2024

  12 March to 8 April 2024 Donation Drive In Conjunction With Ramadhan 2024 / 1445H The Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee, in solidarity with our Muslim brethren during the fasting month, organised a donation drive from 12 March to 8 April 2024. We managed to raise RM2,700 which we have channelled to Pertiwi and Kechara Soup Kitchens. Our deepest gratitude to all who have generously contributed to this donation drive. 4 April 2024 Basics Of Criminal Appeals Organised by the Criminal Law Practice Committee, this webinar was presented by Collin Arvind Andrew. The webinar covered the following areas: - (i) "Effectiveness of Criminal Revision vs Criminal Appeal - which mode to take?"; (ii) "Navigating Through Rules and Procedures of Criminal Appeals"; (iii) "Exploring section 310 Criminal Procedure Code - Applications with Examples"; and (iv

KLBC Activities Report For March 2024

2 March 2024 YLC Hiking at Sri Bintang Hill Organised by the Young Lawyers Committee, this hike was held on 2 March 2024 at Sri Bintang Hill. It was held from 7:30am to 9:30am and was attended by 83 participants. 4 & 5 March 2024 Yayasan Bantuan Guaman Kebangsaan (YBGK) Training for Lawyers (Part 3) The Bar Council Legal Aid Centre (Kuala Lumpur) ( “LAC KL” ), organised Part 3 of the YBGK training. The training was held at the LAC KL Training Room, Level 3 Wisma Badan Peguam Malaysia. The training focused on Criminal Trial Advocacy. It was conducted on 4 & 5 March 2024 by Collin Andrew from 9:00am to 5:00pm. 17 lawyers attended the training. 6 to 15 March 2024 LAC Pupil’s Training Batch 117/2023 Organised by the Legal Aid Centre (Kuala Lumpur) ( “LAC KL” ), the LAC Pupils’ Programs training for Batch 117/2023 was conducted from 6 to 15 March 2024. The training sessions for these programs were conducted at the Bar Council Auditorium and LAC KL training room. The trainers

KLBC Activities Report For February 2024

  5 February 2024 Pupils Introduction And Diversity & Inclusion Session The Pupils Introduction Session in February 2024 was held on 5 February 2024 from 2:30pm to 5:30pm at the Kuala Lumpur Bar Auditorium. Led by Weera Premananda, the session was attended by 89 pupils. The purpose of the Pupils Introduction Session is to introduce pupils to the structure of the Malaysian Bar and the Kuala Lumpur Bar, the election to both the Bar Council and the Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee, and the highlights of the Malaysian Bar. It includes a session for students to discuss issues and problems they encountered during their pupillage period. Also included in the Pupils Introduction Session is a session on “Diversity & Inclusion: Unconscious Bias”. The aim of this segment is to educate and create awareness about how our unconscious biases and innate prejudices lead to poor judgment and poor decision-making, which in turn result in unintentional discrimination and overall poor "diversity

KLBC Activities Report For January 2024

2 & 29 January 2024 Pupils Admission To The Bar Briefing The Pupils Admission to the Bar Briefing in January 2024 was held via Zoom on 2 January 2024, from 10:00am to 11:30am, with 117 pupils attending the briefing, and on 29 January 2024, from 10:00am to 11:20am, with 71 pupils attending the briefing. Both briefings were conducted by Weera Premananda. 9 January 2024 Personal Data Protection Act Organised by the Professional Development Committee, this Seminar was conducted by Jeremiah R. Gurusamy. It was held at Kuala Lumpur Bar Auditorium from 2:30pm to 4:30pm. We had 26 participants . 12 January 2024 LAC Kuala Lumpur Appreciation Dinner 2023 The Appreciation Dinner 2023 organised by The Bar Council Legal Aid Centre (Kuala Lumpur) ( “LAC KL” ) was held on 12 January 2024 at Cosmo Hotel, Kuala Lumpur from 6:30pm to 9:30pm. A total of 50 attendees were part of the celebration which included Anand Raj a/l Balasupramaniam (Secretary, Bar Council), Dato’ Abdul Fareed bin Abd