Malaysia jurisdiction report: The tale of the tiger stripes

01-11-2017

Kelvin Ganesan

Malaysia jurisdiction report: The tale of the tiger stripes

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One of the requirements for a trademark to be registered in Malaysia is that the mark or device has to be used ‘in the course of trade’. A clarification of this definition was raised in the case of Mesuma Sports v Majlis Sukan Negara (2015). Kelvin Ganesan of Henry Goh reports.


Kelvin Ganesan, Henry Goh, Mesuma Sports v Majlis Sukan Negara, The Malaysian Youth and Sports Ministry , IP, Malaysian Intellectual Property Office,

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