Trademark Infringement by other Malaysia SEO Consultant : Don’t build your Website in Jungle

December 30th, 2009

The biggest risk of putting information and photos online is that others can easily copy and post the information or photos as theirs. The worst thing is the other sides never acknowledge the source of information or photos, and treat those as their own. The typical action of copy cats is copy-and-paste part of text from websites or blogs, and post the same in theirs.

Most of Malaysians still think that copying other’s work is okay since most of them do it since studying years. In some universities or colleges in Malaysia, copy-and-paste issue is not seen as “normal”, where else in overseas universities, it is a very serious offence and is categorized as academic deceit. Even when I was studying in university regarding intellectual property in corporate law subject, there is close to zero case about breach of intellectual property law in Malaysia.

The awareness of Intellectual Property (IP) in Malaysia is relatively very low. When we say about IP, most of us will think about Internet Protocol instead of Intellectual Property. Is it the awareness of Malaysians regarding the intellectual property is too low because of low exposure about it, or it is just the “tidak apa (literally translated as nevermind)” attitidute?

Not only that, we discover that our trademark (Don’t Build Your Website in Jungle) had been copied by two SEO companies in Malaysia. Continue reading »

Merry Christmas from Locus-T!

December 24th, 2009

Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way.

Image courtesy of krisdecurtis

Ho! Ho! Ho! Merry Christmas from Locus-T Online team members. 2009 is considered a happening year for us in Locus-T. It is the year we celebrate our 10th anniversary of company incorporation. At the same year, we also open another office in Singapore.

2010 is coming soon. Have you made your new year resolution? Have a great Christmas and Happy Holiday!