ADVOCACY & DUTIES OF COUNSEL (CONTEMPT OF COURT (Power of the courts…
ADVOCACY & DUTIES OF COUNSEL
DUTIES OF COUNSEL
Duty of Fairness to Opposing Counsel
Duty to Society at Large
Duty towards Client
Duty towards Courts
EXTENT OF COUNSEL'S AUTHORITY
Whether a solicitor has authority to represent a body corporate?
Whether Plaintiff may Set Aside Consent's Judgement/Order made by Plaintiff's Solicitor?
COUNSEL'S LIABILITY IN NEGLIGENCE
Whether conduct of advocate and solicitor amount to negligence?
Whether advocates and solicitors enjoy immunity?
CONTEMPT OF COURT
Power of the courts to punish for contempt
Types of contempt
Meaning of contempt
Contempt in the face of the court
Scandalising the court/judge
EXAMINATION OF WITNESS DURING TRIAL
Examination of witness
Preparation for trial
LEGAL PROFESSION PRIVILEGE
Exceptions ot privilege communication between advocate and client
Extent of doctrine of legal profession privilege
Persons who have legal profession privilege
ENFORCEMENT OF UNDERTAKING
Whether it amounts to undertaking?
Law and practice in Malaysia
Ways of enforcement of undertaking
Whether a solicitor's undertaking can be enforced?
Enforcement of undertaking by Bar Council