Corporate Division
Dispute Resolution Division
Intellectual Property Division
Gooi Yang Shuh
gooiyangshuh jan2018 Gooi Yang Shuh
Associate, Intellectual Property Division

Tel: 603 - 2081 3999 ext 869
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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.



IFLR 1000 2019 Rankings


IFLR 1000 2019 has ranked Skrine as a Tier 1 firm in four practice areas. In addition, eight of our lawyers were listed among the leading lawyers.


Asialaw Profiles 2019 Rankings


Asialaw Profiles 2019 has ranked Skrine as an ‘Outstanding’ firm in seven industry and practice areas. In addition, 10 of our lawyers were listed among the leading lawyers.


Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2018


We are pleased to announce that our firm is recognised as a Top Tier Firm in the inaugural Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2018. Some of our partners were also listed in the rankings.



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