Author: Foong Cheng Leong
8 practical tips to ensure that your electronic contracts are enforceable Tracking mechanism to track if counterparty accessed terms and conditions
Court decisions on thorny issues of hyperlinked agreements’ enforceability Heavy price to pay for not reading online terms of any commercial agreement
MalaysiaKini’s contempt case, Federal Court’s rationale for judgement On the horizon: Taxi association’s RM100m class-action lawsuit against Grab
Victory for management corporation against AirBnB operators Service of Court documents for Facebook Inc to Facebook Malaysia good enough says High Court
Pandemic response by Malaysian judiciary sees it embracing virtual Need for counsel, litigants, witnesses to travel for hearings getting less
2014 fatwa directing MCMC to block certain sites, deemed not contravening law Movement Control Order to generate more cyber & IT related disputes in the Court Legality of online contracts
Launch of Lexscout.com for public to search unreported Court judgments & lawsuits Emergence of new businesses in digital economy sees new rules, regulations, Court cases
In 2018, a cryptocurrency trader was sued by two cryptocurrency-exchange related providers for the return of Bitcoins mistakenly transferred to him.
Commercial crime has not been spared by the cyber world as cases involving e-commerce and the hospitality sector show.
Offences in the cyber world are proliferating as Courts deal with online scams, sedition, sex bloggers and naughty e-hailing drivers.