Gooi Yang Shuh
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Associate, Intellectual Property Division

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Gooi Yang Shuh graduated from the University of Hertfordshire with an LLB (Hons) degree in 2015. He completed the Bar Professional Training Course at BPP Law School, London and was subsequently called to the Bar of England and Wales by the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn in July 2016. He was admitted to practice as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya in November 2017.

He has been with the firm since his pupillage and joined SKRINE’s Intellectual Property Division after his admission to the Malaysian Bar.

  Further Details  

Areas of Practice

Intellectual Property Litigation, Patent, Copyright, Trade Mark, General Litigation


  • Advocate & Solicitor, High Court of Malaya
  • Barrister-at-Law, Lincoln’s Inn, London
  • LLB (Hons) University of Hertfordshire, UK


Intellectual Property Litigation/Dispute Resolution

  • Assisted in a trade mark infringement, copyright infringement and passing off suit for a local rice manufacturer and distributor.
  • Assisting in a patent infringement action for a major cargo scanning device manufacturer from the People’s Republic of China.
  • Assisting in a patent invalidation and infringement action for a major local manufacturer of precast concrete junction boxes.
  • Assisted in the filing of administrative Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (“UDRP”) proceedings which successfully obtained the transfer of a disputed domain name for an international sports management and marketing company.
  • Assisting in various IP disputes including patent infringement, trade mark infringement, passing off, copyright infringement and domain name disputes.

Intellectual Property Enforcement

  • Liaising with private investigators in carrying out investigations on potential counterfeiters and IP infringers for local and international brands.
  • Organising and attending raids conducted by the Ministry of Domestic Trade, Co-operatives and Consumerism on retailers, suppliers and/or distributors of counterfeit products for local and international brands.

General Litigation/Dispute Resolution

  • Assisting in defending a former politician against a defamation action.
  • Assisting in a land dispute matter in relation to aboriginal rights and customary land and waters over several acres of land in Johore.


  • General advisory work on trademarks, copyright, design, patent.
  • Drafting and reviewing IP-related contracts.



The Chambers Asia Pacific 2018 Rankings

Skrine has been ranked as Leading Firm for Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property and Projects, Infrastructure & Energy.


The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 Rankings

Skrine is pleased to announce that the Firm has achieved seven Tier 1 practice area rankings in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018.

Our Tier 1 rankings are in the following areas: 
  • Banking and Finance
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Intellectual Property
  • Technology, Media & Telecommunications
  • Real Estate and Construction
  • Labour and Employement

Skrine was also listed as one of the leading firms in the areas of Projects & Energy, and Shipping. 

Four Skrine partners were ranked as leading lawyers in their respective areas. 


Skrine Retains Who’s Who Legal Accolade for Malaysia

On 15th May 2017, the Who’s Who Global Awards was held in London, United Kingdom and Skrine was conferred the Award:

Malaysia Law Firm of the Year 2017

Skrine previously received this Award in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.



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