LEGAL PROFESSION ACT 1978 Admission into The Legal Profession -The advocates and solicitors of The High Court in Malaya has a monopoly control over the practice of law in Peninsular Malaysia. Important Notice: Legislation from this website is not a copy of the Gazette printed by the Government Printer, Percetakan Nasional Malaysia Berhad, for the purposes of section 61 of the Interpretation Acts 1948 and 1967 [Act 388] and does not constitute prima facie evidence of the contents of the Gazette by virtue of the section. Can be invited to Parliament to give advice The Certificate in Legal Practice (CLP) is a 9-month long post-graduate course and examination taken by foreign law graduates and graduates of Bachelor of Jurisprudence (Hons)/B.Juris (Hons) from University of Malaya and Bachelor of Legal Studies (Hons)/BLS (Hons) from Universiti Teknologi MARA, to become a qualified lawyer in Malaysia.. A Free Legal Resources In Malaysia. âIt is a proposal from the Malaysian Bar Council to the AGC on the need to update and amend the Legal Profession Act (LPA) 1976,â he said, in a statement here today. (B) 327/77] BE IT ENACTED by the Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong with the advice and consent of the Dewan Negara and Dewan Rakyat in Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows: 1. Lawyer Joshua Monghana Sundaram, 24, says sexual harassment in the legal profession remains a pressing issue despite the Malaysian Barâs mechanism to address the problem in 2007, December 16, 2020. â Picture by Firdaus Latif KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 16 â Despite introducing a mechanism to guard against sexual harassment inâ¦ Appointed byYDPA on the advice of the prime Minister, a person who is qualified to be a judge of the FederalCourt advise theYDPA or the Cabinet or any Minister upon such legal matters, and to perform such other duties of a legal character, as may from time to time be referred or assigned to him. 2. An Act to consolidate the law relating to the legal profession in Malaysia. Malaysian Bar to overhaul Legal Profession Act 1976, says president Friday, 04 Oct 2019 05:36 PM MYT Datuk Abdul Fareed Abdul Gafoor cited the Barâs action to challenge the constitutional validity of the appointment in 2017 of the chief justice and Court of Appeal president. LAWS OF MALAYSIA Act 166 LEGAL PROFESSION ACT 1976 LIST OF AMENDMENTS Amending law Short title In force from Act A367 Legal Profession (Amendment) 01-06-1977 Act 1977 Act A419 Legal Profession (Amendment) Whole Act; Act 1978 24-01-1978; except s 2; 01-02-1999 [P.U. Short title and commencement (1) This Act may be cited as the Legal Profession Act 1976 and shall come into operation on such date or dates as the Minister may, by notification in the Gazette, appoint. Unannotated Statutes of Malaysia - Principal Acts/LEGAL PROFESSION ACT 1976 Act 166/LEGAL PROFESSION ACT 1976 ACT 166/103EA.Objection from any decision, etc., other than final order or decision made by the Disciplinary Board (B) 33/1999] Act A567 Legal Profession (Amendment) 16-12-1983 Act 1983 MALAYSIAN LEGAL SYSTEM Legal profession 1. Legal Profession (Practice and Etiquette) Rules 1978 -- Please choose category-- Circulars Sijil Annual and Payments Practice Management Professional Development Opportunities for Practice Mentor-Mentee Programmes Benefits Laws, BC Rulings and Practice Directions Resources Become a Member Legal profession act 1978 1. PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Bar recognises the central role of the judiciary in Malaysiaâs constitutional scheme and has taken all steps within its powers to protect and defend it. [Peninsular Malaysia--1 June 1977, P.U.