RE : UPDATES FROM THE PERAK BAR COMMITTEE
The following are several important information and events planned for the recent and coming months and members are invited to take note of same :
1. CHANGE OF PERAK BAR BANK ACCOUNT
Members are to take note that there is a change to the bank account operated by the Perak Bar Committee and the new details are as follows. Henceforth, all payments to the Perak Bar Committee are to be made to this new account.
PUBLIC BANK BERHAD ( Account No: 3229 2307 11)
2. SUBSCRIPTION FOR 2022
Payment of subscription for the current year amounting to RM 100.00 is to be made by 30.6.2022. Payments can be made either online or by cheque made payable to the PERAK BAR COMMITTEE. For online payment, kindly furnish proof of payment and indicate the name of the lawyer for whom payment is made, via email to the Perak Bar Secretariat. Official receipts will be issued in due course.
3. MALAYSIAN BAR EGM on 27.5.2022
As per Circular No. 117/2022 dated 5.5.2022 by the President of the Malaysian Bar, a physical EGM is scheduled for 27.5.2022 at 3pm at Dewan San Choon, Level 2, Wisma MCA, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur. Members ought to be aware of the issues to be discussed at the said meeting which carries far reaching implications on the rule of law and the doctrine of separation of powers in our country. Special arrangements for free transportion can be made available if at least 20 members can confirm their intention to attend this EGM. Kindly therefore, submit your name to the Secretariat latest by 20.5.2022 to enable this Committee to confirm if transportation can be provided. It is hoped that all members will make a conscious effort to attend and participate in this EGM as the time has come for us to once again unite in force to make our voices and opinions heard loud and clear for a common purpose. The Committee fervently hopes that firms will encourage and permit lawyers in their employment to take some time out to attend the EGM.
4. ANNUAL DINNER 2022
After a 2 year hiatus due to the pandemic, the ever popular annual event for members of the Perak Bar makes a return – kindly block the 26.11.2022 in your diary to attend this function. Further details will be made known in due course.
5. PERAK-PENANG BAR GAMES 2022
Arrangements are in the pipeline for resuming these friendly Games with our brethren from up north on 16th & 17th July 2022. This time around, Perak will play host so do come along and lend your support by participating in the several events to be confirmed later and also by offering moral encouragement.
Members are encouraged to contact any Committee member for any information/ assistance/ update pertaining to practice.
J KAMALA MAHLINI
PERAK BAR COMMITTEE