Media and Entertainment Laws

We take pride in being one of the very few law firms in Malaysia with a specialized entertainment and media law practice. Our managing partner, Mr. Tan, boasts an illustrious background in this industry, having previously served as the head of the legal department of Media Chinese International Limited. This esteemed company is the largest Chinese media group outside China and is dual-listed on the Bursa Malaysia and Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Mr. Tan’s expertise further extended as the Group Chief Operating Officer of Sin Chew Media Group, which publishes renowned newspapers such as Sin Chew Daily, Nanyang Siang Pau, China Press, and Guang Ming Daily, in addition to managing over 30 magazines in Malaysia. The group’s portfolio also includes several influential social media and internet news portals, including,,, and

reviewing distribution agreement with client at Cannes International Film Festival, France.

Cinema acquisition signing ceremony.

Mr. Tan’s impressive track record includes representing Sin Chew Group in numerous defamation suits for nearly a decade, solidifying his position as a recognized authority within the industry. Leveraging this extensive experience, our firm provides invaluable advice to clients on a broad spectrum of media and entertainment-related matters. From arranging movie and film investors’ agreements to handling intellectual property rights assignment and licensing, copyright and trademark advice, film production, distribution, sponsorship, endorsement, and new media and internet-based projects, we cater to the diverse needs of our clientele.


Our client roster comprises esteemed motion picture and television producers, movie directors, investors, creators, performers, artists, and many more. We are well-equipped to assist our clients in various legal matters, including:

• Sponsorship Agreements

• Motion picture investment Agreements               

• Director Agreements

• Talent Agreements

• Intellectual property assignment and licensing Agreements

• Film and TV series financing, production, and distribution Agreements

Navigating the intricate legal landscape of the entertainment and media industry requires seasoned expertise and an in-depth understanding of its nuances. Our firm combines Mr. Tan’s exceptional industry knowledge with a team of dedicated legal professionals to provide our clients with unparalleled legal representation and tailored solutions. Whether you require assistance with contract negotiations, IP protection, financing arrangements, or other entertainment and media-related legal matters, our team is committed to safeguarding your interests and ensuring the success of your ventures in this dynamic field.

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