Komunikasi dan Multimedia. 3. Undang-Undang Malaysia akta akta koMUnikasi dan MUltiMedia SuSunan SekSyen. BAHAGIAN I. MCMC is the regulator for the converging communications and multimedia industry in Malaysia. PADA menjalankan kuasa yang diberikan oleh perenggan 16(1)(c) dan seksyen Akta Komunikasi dan Multimedia [Akta ].

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Section makes it an offence to post any content which is obscene, indecent, false, menacing or offensive in character with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass another person.

Or perhaps some netizens share them to satisfy the morbid curiosities of other netizens. There was another case where the defamatory contents of a website were deleted, but the lawyers were able to find the offending page using archived pages on waybackmachine. The year will be another interesting year. There will therefore be new laws and challenges ahead. Section of the Penal Code makes it an offence akha disseminate obscene material.

I thought it would be beneficial to set out a sample complaint for komuniksai benefit of other bloggers. Nevertheless, the reliance on Wikipedia by our courts can be traced in reported cases as early as This page was last edited on 16 Octoberat You can retrieve some of your lost documents from there.

The Bill also empowers the court to order an Internet service provider to disable access to infringing material. In the face of severe punishments, aktw users will take all sorts of steps to keep their identity secret. Akta Komunikasi dan Multimediais a Malaysian law which enacted to provide for and to regulate the converging communications and multimedia industries, and for incidental matters.

Many politicians set up their own Twitter accounts to connect with the masses. The MCMC should ensure that its statement, in particular, the last paragraph, is accurate and not leave room for misinterpretation.


However, I do not think that Parliament should introduce a law to curb the dissemination of gruesome recording of victims, especially if there are benefits of doing so. Articles lacking sources from July All articles lacking sources Articles containing Malay-language text.

Social media influence has hit court proceedings, with lawyers trolling blogs and Wikipedia in search of material that can help them argue aft case for their clients. multimevia

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The most obvious, and the most important, komunimasi to take from being slapped with defamation action is to avoid defamatory statements. For there to be an offence under s. The woman, who is a committee member of the Malaysian Youth Rights Movement, was also threatened with gangrape and murder over her stand on some issues.

Publishing content, once a technical and time consuming task, has been simplified; users merely need to enter text and click a button to publish. Watch out internet trolls! LAST year brought further interesting development to social media and laws all around the world. Many internet users are now aware of their remedy when facing with offensive messages on mkltimedia internet.

Bloggers now have an avenue to complain without incurring substantial legal fees. In brief, the MCMC stated that the dissemination of gruesome images or video recordings qkta crime victims is an offence under the ss.

No doubt it is dxn calamity to have images of your late loved ones being disseminated online; but there are other laws multimedja govern the dissemination of such information. The consequence of being liable for defamation is grave. This brings me to the topic of this article: For example, there were cases where website owners were compelled to reveal Malaysian identity card numbers of their commentors, and also slapped wct costs payable to the complainant. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


Interestingly, the learned High Court judge was of the view that calling the Sultan of Perak names has the tendency to cause annoyance or abuse to any person, thus falling within the ambit of Section This may be in a form of a letter. K are examples where people were charged under Section Another type of entry you should avoid is rumour-based entries.

For example, for education purposes e. A query on the IP address shows that the user resides in Malaysia and is thus subject to the laws of Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur Bar Committee to present 2. Trade marks and trade names have also been highly abused in social media websites. Alternatively, the website owner may have in place a stringent approval system where comments will only be posted upon approval. The same clause also provides that a further fine of 1989, can be levied daily during which the offence is continued after conviction.

People on social networking sites and blogs tend to say more than they do in real life, thinking they can do it anonymously. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.

She explains that during the agrarian age, laws were formed to protect the land, and during the industrial age, to protect intellectual property with laws regarding copyright and trademarks, for example. The page had photos of her holding wine and beer and an expletive. Asohan said he expected the mud-slinging, and warned aota things would get worse as polling day nears. However, in the US, certain courts amta the use of social media by juries. What amounts to obscene, indecent, false, menacing or offensive in multimexia is quite wide.