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