National Postgraduate Colloquium 2012 (UiTM Shah Alam)

The National Postgraduate Colloquium (NAPAC) 2012 was held on 15-16 December 2012. On the first day of the Colloquium, I presented my PhD research progress report entitled: The Autobots and the Decepticons are Here to Stay: The Case of the High Courts of Malaysia. Essentially I shared the background of my research, the methodology parts,Continue reading “National Postgraduate Colloquium 2012 (UiTM Shah Alam)”

New Order 63A on E-Filing – Rules of Court 2012

The recently enforced Rules of Court 2012 finally introduces a provision on e-filing by virtue of Order 63A of the Rules. To the least, this new Order 63A which came into force on 1 August 2012 addresses the concerns by many lawyers on the absence of legal provisions on ICT at the courts. Nonetheless, e-filingContinue reading “New Order 63A on E-Filing – Rules of Court 2012”

SHUSER 2012 @ Renaissance, Kuala Lumpur

I presented a paper entitled “Benefits and Achievements of ICT Adoption by the High Courts of Malaysia” at the 2012 IEEE Symposium on Humanities, Science and Engineering Research (SHUSER 2012) on the third day of the conference days on 24-26 June 2012. Many researchers gathered to present and discuss their research findings at the Symposium,Continue reading “SHUSER 2012 @ Renaissance, Kuala Lumpur”

LegalTech Forum 2012 Rocks!

The Legal Technology Forum 2012 was held yesterday and today (14-15 June 2012) at the Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur. Aimed at discussing the use of technologies in legal processes and proceedings, there were hundreds of delegates from all over the country + some from international continents, who were present to benefit from theContinue reading “LegalTech Forum 2012 Rocks!”

ICCBM 2012 @ Quality Hotel, Singapore

On 10th June 2012, I presented a research paper entitled “Security Implications of ICT Adoption in the High Courts of Malaysia” was presented at the International Conference on Computers and Business Management 2012 at Quality Hotel, Singapore. The conference was organised by IACSIT in tandem with a few other conferences in a single event. TheContinue reading “ICCBM 2012 @ Quality Hotel, Singapore”

ICIMTR 2012 @ Malacca, Malaysia

I presented a paper at the International Conference on Innovation, Management and Technology Research 2012 which was held at Equatorial Hotel, Malacca, Malaysia on 21-22 May 2012. My paper was entitled “ICT Adoption by the Malaysian High Courts: Exploring the Security Risks Involved”. The paper essentially explores the possible security risks which could arise fromContinue reading “ICIMTR 2012 @ Malacca, Malaysia”

Law Postgraduate Colloquium 2012, UiTM Shah Alam

The Law Postgraduate Colloquium 2012 was held on 23 April 2012 at the Faculty of Law, UiTM Shah Alam, Selangor, Malaysia. I was among the 10 postgraduate researchers at the faculty who presented our research progress reports at the colloquium. The title of my paper was: “Legal Implications of ICT Adoption in the Civil JusticeContinue reading “Law Postgraduate Colloquium 2012, UiTM Shah Alam”

Experience Security Risks Discussion in Hong Kong

I am blogging from the City University of Hong Kong, where security experts meet up with student finalists from all over Asia Pacific and the Middle East and Africa for the Kaspersky’s Student Conference 2012. I am one of the finalists from Malaysia to the event. There are other 13 presenters who also gather hereContinue reading “Experience Security Risks Discussion in Hong Kong”

Informative and successful ICPL 2011 by the Law Faculty, UiTM

I was one of the presenters during the first parallel session on the first day of the ICPL 2011 which was organised by the Law Faculty of UiTM Shah Alam on 13-14 December 2011. The paper is entitled “The rise of the machines: Courting security risks in the courts” and aims to highlight the securityContinue reading “Informative and successful ICPL 2011 by the Law Faculty, UiTM”

Great Event by UKM Research Team

I attended a conference on 14th of July, 2011, organised by the UKM Research Team called “Transformation of Dispute Resolution Mechanisms in Malaysia” with focus on the development of e-court system in Malaysia, its benefits and challenges. The discussion by the panelists was overwhelming, and very informative, especially that the entire session was filled withContinue reading “Great Event by UKM Research Team”

Audio Conference vs. Video Conference

The Malaysian courts would take another leap into the technological phase, with the proposed launching of the audio conference system at the courts in Kuala Lumpur. Audio conference is where the parties relevant to the case would be able to communicate with each other via fixed line or mobile phone without being physically present atContinue reading “Audio Conference vs. Video Conference”

Fruitful visit to the Kuching Courts Complex

I was in Kuching, Sarawak from the 4th until the 8th of October 2010, visiting the Kuching Courts Complex. My aim for the visit was to witness the technologies being used at the courts, and talk to some people who are familiar with the integrated courts system adopted there. Prior to the visit, I browsedContinue reading “Fruitful visit to the Kuching Courts Complex”

[Textbook review] Justice and Technology in Europe, published 2001

Please allow me to share a review on my latest collection, a textbook entitled “Justice and Technology in Europe: How ICT is Changing the Judicial Business” edited by Fabri and Contini, published in 2001 by Kluwer Law International. The book covers the overview of methodology, difficulties encountered, and results which have been achieved as atContinue reading “[Textbook review] Justice and Technology in Europe, published 2001”

Technology Proves to Dispose Cases Effectively

With the emergence of the use of technology in the courtrooms, the Chief Justice of Malaya have admitted that one major problem which has been bugging the Malaysian judicial system all these while – backlog of cases – has been effectively overridden. A number of factors were identified for contributing to this success, among others:Continue reading “Technology Proves to Dispose Cases Effectively”

National Postgraduate Seminar 2010 @ Shah Alam, Selangor

I represented the Law Faculty of UiTM Shah Alam to present a concept paper on the second day of the National Postgraduate Seminar 2010 (NAPAS 2010) 6-7 July at Grand BlueWave Hotel, Shah Alam, Selangor. More than 100 research papers were presented by postgraduate researchers all over the country, and 4 keynote papers from accrossContinue reading “National Postgraduate Seminar 2010 @ Shah Alam, Selangor”

2nd National Postgrad Legal Research Colloquium

I attended the colloquium on 21st and 22nd of June 2010 at Universiti Utara Malaysia, SIntok Kedah. I presented a paper entitled: Legal Implications of Courtroom Technology in Malaysia on the first day of the event. The moderator was En. Md Rejab from UUM, and the assessors were Assoc Prof Dr Haydar of UiTM andContinue reading “2nd National Postgrad Legal Research Colloquium”

ASLI Conference 2010 at IIUM

I presented a poster at the Asian Law Institute Conference 2010 at International Islamic University Malaysia on 25-26 May 2010. This is the first time I actually present part of my research with the intent to introduce myself to the industry and also to assess the feedback from the visitors to my poster. The titleContinue reading “ASLI Conference 2010 at IIUM”

Annual Conference on Court Technology?

This is a must-see website for anyone involved in research on court technology and ICT applications in courtrooms. I browse through the net and find this page on annual Conference on Court Technology organised by NCSC, the latest conference was held from 22 to 24 September 2009 in Denver. The proceedings are downloadable for freeContinue reading “Annual Conference on Court Technology?”

Law Postgraduate Colloquium organised by Law Faculty, UiTM Shah Alam

Today the Law Faculty, UiTM Shah Alam organised its 1st Law Postgraduate Colloquium. And I happen to be one of the presenters during the colloquium, together with another 7 colleagues, 3 at the PhD level and 4 at the Masters level. The event is held at the auditorium, Chempaka building, Law Faculty from 9 amContinue reading “Law Postgraduate Colloquium organised by Law Faculty, UiTM Shah Alam”

KL Courts experience electronic touches

Not very long after a minister in the Prime Minister’s Department called for courts in Peninsular Malaysia to engage in electronic technology, Chief Justice Tun Zaki Azmi launched the e-court system in the new commercial courts at Jalan Duta, Kuala Lumpur. This is good development. Good indeed.