Criminal & Civil Trial Advocacy by Justice Datuk Vazeer Alam Mydin Meera and moderated by Justice Nantha Balan E.S. Moorthy

One of the qualities that a lawyer should have is good advocacy skills. Advocacy as explained by Justice Datuk Vazeer Mydin Meera is the art of skillful persuasion to bring others to agree with our point of view. So, when advocacy can be done through effective communication which encompasses of appropriate languages, clarity, simplicity, timing, ethics and etc., it will assist the advocates in building a relationship with the decision-makers to persuade them to be on your side of the arguments....

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Chancellor Tuanku Muhriz Lecture 2018 & Aberystwyth University Visit to Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

On the 3rdof December 2018, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (“UKM”), in collaboration with Prifysgol Aberystwyth University with the support of the Inns of Court Malaysia (“ICM”) held the 3rdChancellor Tuanku Muhriz Lecture at the Dewan Canselor Tun Abdul Razak, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. ...

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Tun Zaki appointed CJ of Dubai International Financial Centre Courts

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's former Chief Justice Tun Zaki Mohamed Azmi has been appointed Chief Justice of Dubai International Financial Centre Courts. According to a statement from the media office of the Government of Dubai, his appointment by the Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, takes effect on Nov 14. Zaki, 73, joined the DIFC Courts in December 2013, about two years after his retirement as the nation's Chief Justice. DIFC Courts deal with civil and commercial disputes in Dubai, one of the world's leading financial centres. These include disputes ranging from sophisticated international financial transactions to debt collection and employment. Zaki, who...

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