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Singapore PM sues blog for ‘false’ statements

This after the blog failed to remove allegations it published about the house owned by Lee Hsien Loong's late father, Lee Kuan Yew.

Umno sues three more who switched to PPBM

We're going after all defectors, says Umno secretary-general. All former MPs and assemblymen will face legal action.

Homophobic slur leaves Evra facing legal challenge

A legal representative of the group said Evra's use of the homophobic slur is unacceptable especially from a former France captain.

Courts have no power to review decision on citizenship applications, hearing...

Lawyer for the home ministry tells High Court those whose citizenship applications have been rejected can apply again, in a case brought by a girl against the government’s rejection of her application.

Huawei preparing to sue US government

Huawei is reportedly preparing to sue the US government for banning federal agencies from using the company's products.

Gwyneth Paltrow counter-sues Utah man over ski collision, seeks US$1

The Oscar-winning actress says Terry Sanderson is seeking to exploit her fame and fortune.

5 water firms demand RM254 mil compensation from Sabah govt

They claim the Sabah government has terminated their contracts wrongfully.

Perak govt has encroached onto our land, claim Orang Asli

The villagers of Kampung Tasik Cunex claim a logging company and the Forestry Department are threatening them for protesting against the logging activity.

AirAsia seeks RM400 mil in counter claims from airport operator

The low-cost airline says it suffered losses due to operational disruptions, adding MAHB’s earlier suit against it should be struck down because the airport operator didn't comply with the law.

China to allow victims of IP theft to sue for damages

It was reported that under the draft law, victims of IP theft can claim for damages.

Umno sues lawmakers who defected from party

Umno president Ahmad Zahid Hamidi says the party intends to claim back a large sum from the lawmakers under the Election Offences Act 1954 and all other laws.

Energy minister ticks off Lynas over threat to sue govt

Yeo Bee Yin questions grounds for Lynas' plans to take legal action as government is merely implementing the law to protect interests of Malaysians.

Governments should be open to criticism, says minister

Communications and Multimedia minister Gobind Singh Deo wants Putrajaya to amend act that allows governments to sue citizens for defamation.

Belgium to sue Google for not blurring images of defence sites

Citing national security, the ministry said it had requested that sites such as air bases and nuclear power stations be obscured on Google's satellite mapping services.

Government’s right to sue: Just don’t, lawyers group tells PH

Lawyers for Liberty says Pakatan Harapan must take a clear stand against suing those who criticise either the federal government or state governments under the coalition.

Zaid to challenge apex court ruling on govt’s right to sue

The former law minister says the decision yesterday will effectively silence dissent.

Cenbet: Amend GPA to stop governments from suing for defamation

The Centre For A Better Tomorrow says allowing governments to sue or threaten to sue individuals or organisations could lead to a totalitarian state.

Govt’s right to sue makes free speech meaningless, says deputy minister

Deputy law minister Mohamed Hanipa Maidin says the people have the right to comment on their government, even if their comments appear defamatory.

Airbnb sues New York City to block user-data bill over privacy

The New York City legislation would require Airbnb to share the names and addresses of its hosts with the city’s Office of Special Enforcement.

Khalid Samad to sue over gay party allegation

The federal territories minister says the chairman of Muslim NGO did not produce any proof to back up her claim.

Tinder founders, employees sue IAC, Match Group over options

They claim IAC and Match used "false, misleading and incomplete financial information and projections" to create an artificially low valuation of Tinder and avoid paying the group money they’re due under options agreements.

Sand mining on farmland: DAP man threatens to sue The Star

DAP's Sungkai assemblyman A Sivanesan says he did not give orders for clearing and sand mining work to start on farm land in Bidor.

I will still sue, Zunar tells cops over seized artwork

Cartoonist intends to go ahead with his suit for unlawful seizure although police are not pressing charges against him for sedition.

Iran files suit in international court against US over sanctions

A State Department official said the application was without merit and the United States would fight it in the court.