Copyright Article- Telekung

2nd November, 2018

MALAYSIA: COPYRIGHT DISPUTE ON TELEKUNG In the case of SITI KHADIJAH APPAREL SDN BHD (hereinafter known as “the Plaintiff”) vs ARIANI TEXTILES & MANUFACTURING (M) SDN BHD (hereinafter known as “the Defendant”),……

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MALAYSIA: FAMOUS FILMMAKER & CO. CONTINUE THE FIGHT

14th August, 2018

This article relates to a copyright dispute between Elias Idris (hereinafter referred to as the “Plaintiff” or “Appellant”) and well-known local filmmaker Datuk Mohd. Yusof Md Aslam, along with his son Mohd Syamsul……

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MALAYSIA: A COPYRIGHT SAGA

6th June, 2018

In a case of Chuah Aik King (hereinafter referred to as the “Plaintiff”) filed a suit against Keydonesoft Sdn. Bhd. (hereinafter referred to as the “Defendant”) at the High Court of Malaya……

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MALAYSIA: A COPYRIGHT CONUNDRUM

30th March, 2018

This article relates to a copyright dispute between Aktif Perunding SDN. BHD (hereinafter referred to as the “Plaintiff”) and ZNVA & Associates SDN. BHD (hereinafter referred to as the “Defendant”). Universiti Teknologi……

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VIETNAM: CHANGES TO IP LAWS AND PRACTICES

22nd February, 2018

Vietnam has recently circulated a new circular regarding amendment of IP law, in which the changes took effect on 15 January 2018. Below are some of the key changes for your information.……

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MALAYSIA: STICKY ISSUES

26th June, 2015

In the case of Angel Candies Sdn. Bhd. v Loo Yan Wah & I Candy Studio Sdn. Bhd. & Mah Wing Hong, the High Court of Malaya in Shah Alam held that……

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MALAYSIA: DOCTRINE OF RES JUDICATA

26th September, 2014

Built Prospect Trading (hereinafter referred to as “Plaintiff”) had previously filed an action against Mr. Chong Chee Siong (hereinafter referred as “the 1st Defendant”) and Deltric Sdn. Bhd. (hereinafter referred as “the……

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MALAYSIA: “THE WORKS” COPYRIGHT

2nd July, 2014

In the case of Microsoft Corporation v Conquest Computer Centre Sdn. Bhd., the High Court of Malaysia at Kuala Lumpur ordered an injunction against Conquest Computer Centre preventing it from infringing Microsoft……

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Malaysia: Water Dispute Takes Centre Stage

14th March, 2014

This is an interesting case involving the Federal Government of Malaysia, Selangor State Government and a Trade Union. In the Court of Appeal, the appellants filed an application to appeal against the……

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MALAYSIA: IT’S A WAR GAME

28th November, 2013

A recent case of dispute in the Intellectual Property Court of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia concerning copyright matters saw an escalation of its appeal to the High Court of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The……

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Malaysia: Philip Morris v Goodness

23rd July, 2013

In the case of Philip Morris Brands Sari v Goodness For Import and Export & Ors, the High Court of Malaysia sided with Goodness For Import and Export & Ors by discharging……

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