The Dispute Resolution - Commercial Litigation Law Blog

Credit Reporting Agency Sued For Defamation

 

 

5th February, 2016

 

By Shih LeeMalaysian Lawyer

 

In an interesting recent Court of Appeal decision (Grounds of Judgment dated 3 February 2016), the Court of Appeal allowed a defamation action against CTOS. Continue Reading

 

 

 

Malaysia - The Litigation Drinks

 

 

19th December, 2015

 

By Shih LeeMalaysian Lawyer

 

Towards the end of each year, one of the law firms in Kuala Lumpur will host the ‘Litigation Drinks.’ It is an occasion to bring together members of the litigation Bar closer together, to enjoy in the camaraderie of being fellow members of the Bar despite a year of crossing swords in the courts. I write briefly about the history of the litigation drinks and also feature pictures from this year’s drinks hosted by Skrine. Continue Reading

 

 

 

How to Slay a Dragon – Shareholder Remedies in Malaysia

 

 

19 December, 2015

 

By Shih LeeMalaysian Lawyer

 

Within the corporate sphere, there is an ever-present tension between majority rule, where the majority shareholders are allowed to dominate the decision-making process, and that of protection of minority shareholders. Where majority rule is abused and is wielded in the majority’s self-interest rather than the interest of the company, then the minority shareholder may be able to seek court intervention for relief. Continue Reading