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TAN SRI DR MUHAMMAD SHAFEE ABDULLAH v. TOMMY THOMAS & ORS
Federal Court, Putrajaya
Rohana Yusuf PCA, Vernon Ong, Abdul Rahman Sebli FCJJ
[Civil Appeal No: 02(f)-46-09-2020(W)]
20 October 2021
[2021] 6 MLRA 460

JUDGMENT

Abdul Rahman Sebli FCJ:

The Questions Of Law

[1] This appeal concerns the procedure to be followed by the Malaysian Bar (3rd respondent) and its members in dealing with complaints of misconduct by fellow members. This court had allowed the following questions of law to be pursued by the appellant, who is an advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya and a senior member of the Malaysian Bar:

Question 1(a)

In a specific matter pertaining to the allegation of breaches of discipline by an advocate and solicitor, can a member/s of the Bar, having moved by way of a motion pursuant to s 64(6) of the Legal Profession Act 1976 to resolve at the AGM that the Bar Council lodge a complaint against the advocate and solicitor to the Disciplinary Board pursuant to inter alias 94 read with s 99 of the same, simultaneously move for a resolution to, inter alia, condemn in the strongest terms the advocate & solicitor's same alleged breach of discipline at the same AGM?

CASE HIGHLIGHTS

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Federal Court, Putrajaya
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TAN POOI YEE v. KETUA PENGARAH JABATAN PENDAFTARAN NEGARA
High Court Malaya, Kuala Lumpur
[2016] 5 MLRH 501
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ILANGOVAN KRISHNAN v. SHIYA SDN BHD
Industrial Court, Johor
[2016] 2 MELR 374
16/4-157/15
27 April 2016 [+]
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