Malaysian Industrial Designs-the Courts adopt an objective approach? A case note on Arensi-Marley (M) v Middy Industries

A recently reported Malaysian High Court decision has demonstrated that the Malaysian courts will maintain the principle of the court not deferring to the opinion of witnesses as to the issue of novelty, but make a determination based on the visual impression of the judge. In the case Arensi-Marley (M) Sdn Bhd v Middy Industries […]