Webinar Training Program for Special Courts 

Lahore, June 15, 2022 (PPI-OT):With the approval of Hon’ble Chief Justice Lahore High Court/ Chairperson BoM, Punjab Judicial Academy, Lahore, the Academy has designed Distance Learning Training Sessions for Special Courts Judges in Punjab through Webinar from 23rd May to 27th June, 2022.

The training sessions inaugurated with the recitation of Holy Qur’an. In the opening remarks, Mr. Ashtar Abbas, Acting Director General PJA, said that the Special Courts are an integral part of our justice system and Special Courts Judges must be provided all the necessary training to enhance their capacity and skills.

Online webinar sessions has provided us an opportunity to conduct training program for Special Courts Judges across Punjab in a hassle-free manner without requiring them to leave their place of postings.

Mr. Tariq Iftikhar Ahmad, Director Training (Distance Learning) PJA, in his inaugural address gave an overview of the program and emphasized that the objectives of the training session are to develop skills and techniques of Special Court Judges to enhance quality and quantity of decisions/disposal of the cases. The importance of judicial work performed by these Courts cannot be under-estimated or overlooked.

The subject of inaugural training session was “History of Banking Laws – Effects of Judgments/Orders of Banking Court on Financial Sectors” addressed by Hon’ble Mr. Justice (R) Rauf A. Sheikh, started from 01:45 p.m. and concluded at 03:00 p.m. See pictures.

In Online Webinar Sessions for Special Courts Judges in Punjab Ms. Mahnoor Kazmi, Advocate High Court, conducted a webinar session for the Judges of Banking Courts, Labour Courts and Consumer Courts on the topic “Alternate Dispute Resolution, its application in litigation before Special Courts” on 25th May, 2022 from 01:45 – 03:00 p.m. On conclusion of the session, the learned resource person answered different questions of the participants. See pictures.

On 30th May, 2022 from 01:45 – 03:00 p.m., Mr. Arshad Chaudhry, District and Sessions Judge (R), conducted a webinar session for the Judges of Courts Qua Offences in Banks, on the topic “Jurisdiction, Law and Procedure of Courts qua Offences in Banks” in Online Webinar Sessions for Special Courts Judges in Punjab. The participants asked different questions at the end of the session. See pictures.

Mr. Sohaib Ahmad Rumi, District and Sessions Judge (R), conducted a webinar session for the Judges of Courts Qua Offences in Banks, Accountability Courts, Anti-Corruption Courts and Special Courts (Central), Special Courts (Control of Narcotics Substances), Special Courts (Custom, Taxation and Anti-Smuggling), and Anti-Terrorism Courts, on the topic “Stress Management and Emotional Intelligence” on 01st June, 2022 from 01:45 – 03:00 p.m. in Online Webinar Sessions for Special Courts Judges in Punjab. On conclusion of the session, the learned resource person answered different questions of the participants. See pictures.

In Online Webinar Sessions for Special Courts Judges in Punjab, Mr. Muhammad Akmal Khan, District and Sessions Judge, Multan, conducted a webinar session for the Judges of Accountability Courts on the topic “Basic Concept of Accountability, relevant Law and Procedure” on 06th June, 2022 from 01:45 – 03:00 p.m.

On conclusion of the session, the participants thanked the learned resource person and asked different questions relating to the topic. Mr. Muhammad Akmal Khan answered the questions and also appreciated the focus and interest of the participants. See pictures.

For more information, contact:
Punjab Judicial Academy (PJA)
15 – Fane Road Lahore
Email: info@pja.gov.pk
PABX. No: 042-99214055-8
Website: https://pja.gov.pk/

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