MALAYSIA: THE TORT OF PASSING OFF DEFINED

9th April, 2019

This case was in relation to the tort of passing off whereby both the Plaintiff and Defendant are accountable for the tort of passing off that was originally registered by the Plaintiff……

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Suhaimi bin Arifin v Azneeta bt Yazib

2nd November, 2018

Malaysia: Damages granted for loss of exclusivity of use and loss of goodwill of trade mark In a recent decision, Suhaimi Bin Arifin (trading as SF Infinity Resources,-hereinafter knows as the Plaintiff)……

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MALAYSIA: A (REYNOX) FAMILY FEUD

15th January, 2018

In case of Low Chi Yong (Reynox Fetichem Industries) (hereinafter referred to as the “Appellant”) filed a suit against Low Chi Hong and Reynox Sdn. Bhd., (hereinafter referred to as the “Respondents”)……

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MALAYSIA: THE 2-IN-1 TRIAL

25th July, 2017

In the case of Doretti Resources Sdn Bhd v Fitters Marketing Sdn Bhd & Ors, the Plaintiff claimed that the Defendants had infringed the Plaintiff’s mark “PYRO” in their 1st suit and……

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MALAYSIA: DISPUTE BETWEEN OIL AND INK

6th March, 2017

In X1R Global Holding Sdn Bhd and X1R Global Sdn Bhd v Y-TEQ Auto Parts (M) Sdn Bhd, the High Court of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur allowed the Plaintiffs’ claims against Defendant.……

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MALAYSIA – THE VELLUX FIGHT

13th December, 2016

In the case of NCTech Int Bhd v NCV Technologies Sdn Bhd & Ors, the dispute in issue was over a trade mark infringement. The Plaintiff, NCTech Int Bhd, claimed that the……

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MALAYSIA – THE PYRO TRADE MARK CASE

13th December, 2016

In the case of Doretti Resources Sdn Bhd v Fitters Marketing Sdn Bhd & Ors, it was concerning a trade mark dispute. The issue was whether the 3rd Defendant has supplied goods……

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MALAYSIA – BAIK TRADE MARK

5th October, 2016

In the case of Al Baik Fast Food Distribution Co SAE v El Baik Food Systems Co S A, and Another Appeal, the dispute in issue was over the similar trade mark……

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MALAYSIA: A KRAFTY MATTER, A CONTINUATION

6th September, 2016

Previously, the Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) has rejected a trade mark application by Kraft Foods Shweiz Holding GmbH. The trade mark is: The decision was based on the reasons that……

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MALAYSIA – A CAT FIGHT

6th September, 2016

This is a case concerning the use of the mark “FUSSIE CAT” and the law of passing off as decided by a High Court of Malaya at Kuala Lumpur. The First Plaintiff……

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MALAYSIA: THE FIGHT OVER “OVERSEAS”

27th July, 2016

In the case of Restoran Oversea Holdings Sdn Bhd v Overseas Seafood Restaurant Sdn Bhd, Restoran Oversea Holdings Sdn Bhd (hereafter referred to as “the Plaintiff”) had filed for a legal action……

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