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The Parallel Perspectives Between Malaysia & the United Kingdom

Friday 24th of September 2021 10:30


Online via Zoom


10:30 (BST) / 17:30 (MYT) to 12:00 (BST) / 19:00 (MYT)

Event Details

A collaboration between The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple, The Malaysia Middle Temple Alumni Association (TMMTA) and Pertubuhan Alumni Rumpun Fakulti Undang-Undang Universiti Malaya (PARFUM) who invite members to join us in this webinar which features speakers from Malaysia and the United Kingdom.

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Event Programme

10:30 (BST) / 17:30 (MYT) - Welcome Address by the President of PARFUM, Tan Shahrizat Abdul Jalil

10:35 (BST)/ 17:35 (MYT) - Keynote Address by The Rt Hon. The Chief Justice of Malaysia, Tum Tengku Maimun binti Tuan Mat

10:45 (BST) /17:45 (MYT) - The Pandemic, Virtual Courts, Zoom And Then? Master Nallini Pathmanathan (Judge of the Federal Court, Malaysia) and Master David Joseph (Barrister, Essex Court Chambers)

11:20 (BST) / 18:20 (MYT) - The Conundrum of Cross-Legal Culture - To Be Feared or Embraced? Dr Alima Joned (Attorney, Medel Sanfilipo) and Master Michael Bowsher (Barrister, Monckton Chambers). Moderated by Master Cecil Abraham (Senior Partner, Cecil Abraham & Partners)

12:00 (BST) / 19:00 (MYT) - Closing Remarks by TMMTA, Dato' M. Rajasekaran (Management Partner, Raja, Darryl & Loh)

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Qualifying Session Details

Please note that this is NOT a Qualifying Session.

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