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Copying from the Internet: Are you doing it?

Sharing Session

Copying from the Internet: Are you doing it?

17 April 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm
MaGIC (Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre) View map
Admission FREE
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Right click, copy and paste. Repeat a few times and your article is complete, yours slides are done, your blog is updated.

Is copying from the internet lawful? What is copyright and what type copying constitutes copyright infringement?

Let’s explore this topic thoroughly so that you do not run afoul of the law.


Time Activity
10:00 AM Registration
10:30 AM Sharing Session by Geetha K.
11:30 AM Q&A Session
12:30 PM End

About KASS

KASS is a specialized IP firm with offices in Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and Myanmar, four of the largest and fastest growing economies in Southeast Asia. Established at the forefront of IP since 1999, KASS offers an end-to-end solution for your IP needs in Malaysia, the Southeast Asian region, and worldwide. KASS handle a wide range of IP rights protection in the areas of patents, trademarks, industrial designs, copyrights, trade secrets/confidential information, technology licensing, infringement advice, due diligence, commercialisation of IP rights, litigation support, and professional opinions and advice.

Our Speaker

Geetha K.

Geetha has been with KASS since 2006, upon completing her pupilage at a reputable law firm in Malaysia. In 2007, she trained under European Trademark Attorneys at a well-established IP firm in France. On top of managing local and international portfolios, she handles domain name disputes and provides assistance to franchisors and franchisees (in the form of franchise agreement drafting, franchise registration support and professional advice).

Geetha frequently shares her IP expertise on BFM89.9, Bernama TV and has contributed articles to various local and overseas publications. Her comments on case law in Malaysia have been quoted in publications abroad such as the Asia IP magazine, ITMA Review by the Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (ITMA) and Managing Intellectual Property, a Euromoney Publication. She was recognised for her exceptional work in the IP field by Prestige Magazine (2010), where she made it into the Top 10 of “Malaysia’s Top 40 under 40”.

She has been a member of the International Trademark Association (INTA) Asia Roundtables Project Team since 2012 and was recently appointed as a member of INTA’s Brands and Innovation Committee. She is also a Seasoned Contributor to INTA for Geographical Indications, Collective Marks and Certification Marks.