Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS
ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Penilai Pengkomersialan Universiti Malaya, University Malaya, 01/02/2021 to present
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Penilai Harta Intelek Universiti Malaya, University Malaya, 01/07/2020 to present
  • Wakil Fakulti ke Mesyuarat Perpustakaan Utama, University Malaya, 14/01/2020 to present
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Rayuan bagi Program Ijazah Tinggi , Faculty, 14/01/2020 to present
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Perpustakaan Undang-Undang , Faculty, 14/01/2020 to present
  • Deputy Director, UNIVERISITI MALAYA, 01/02/2019 to 13/03/2020
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD, LAW, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • LLM, LAW, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
  • LLB (Hons), LAW, UNIVERSITI MALAYA (UM)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Journal of Property, Planning and Environmental Law, Reviewer, 2021 to 2021 (International)
  • Innovation and Technology Managers Association, Member, 2019 to 2020 (National)
  • Journal of Malaysian and Comparative Law, Reviewer, 2019 to 2019 (International)
  • PERTANIKA Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities, Reviewer, 2018 to 2019 (International)
  • International Journal of Business and Society, Reviewer, 2018 to 2018 (International)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • COPYRIGHTS
  • LAND LAW
  • INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    Refereed Journals
    2020
    • Cheng Peng, S. (2020). Copyright issues faced by libraries in the time of corona: An insight into the position under Malaysian Copyright Law. Malaysian Journal Of Library & Information Science, 25(3), 1-13. Retrieved from https://mjlis.um.edu.my/article/view/27804 (ISI-Indexed)
    2018
    • Ida Madieha Abdul Ghani Azmi , Heng Gee Lim, Pek San Tay, & Cheng Peng Sik, Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Minus One and Enhanced Criminal Penalty for Online Copyright Piracy: Malaysia s Options, (2018) 52 Journal of World Trade, Issue 3, pp 461-477 (ISI-Indexed)
    • Tay, PS; Sik, CP & Chan WM. Rethinking the Concept of an 'Author' in the face of Digital Technology Advances: A Perspective from the Copyright Law of a Commonwealth Country. (2018) Digital Scholarship in the Humanities DOI: https://doi.org/10.1093/llc/fqx015 (ISI-Indexed)
    2017
    • Tay, PS; Lim HG; Madieha Abdul Ghani, I. & Sik, CP, The Impact of Copyright Law on the Digitization of Library Collections in Academic Libraries in Malaysia. (2017) 22 Malaysian Journal of Library and Information Science, Issue 1, 83-97. (ISI-Indexed)
    2016
    • Tay, PS. & Sik, CP. Data mining and copyright: A bittersweet technology gift for copyright owners and the Malaysian public? [2016] Computer Law & Security Review: The International Journal of Technology Law and Practice doi: 10.1016/j.clsr.2016.07.008 (ISI-Indexed)
    2013
    • Sik Cheng Peng, Digital Sampling: How Creator-Friendly is Copyright Law? [2013] LR 51. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Sik Cheng Peng, 'Law of Copyright', Survey of Malaysian Law 2010, Faculty of Law, University of Malaya, 2013. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    Book
    2020
    • Sik, CP. (2020). Digital Copyright Law of Malaysia. Subang Jaya, Malaysia: Sweet & Maxwell.
    2018
    • Tay PS, Chan WM & Sik CP. Legal Issues in Cloud Computing in Malaysia (Petaling Jaya: Thomson Reuters (Sweet & Maxwell), 2018)
    2012
    • Sik Cheng Peng. 2012. Malaysian Copyright Guide Book. Korea Copyright Commission.
    Book Chapter
    2019
    • Sik, CP, (2019) The Defence of the Use for Judicial Proceedings Is Hard to Avail in Malaysia. In K.C Liu (Ed), Annotated Leading Copyright Cases in Major Asian Jurisdictions (pp 320-331). Hong Kong: City University of Hong Kong
    • Sik CP (2019) Market Survey may be an Impractical and Undesirable Way to Adduce Evidence in a Trademark Lawsuit in Malaysia. In K C Liu (Ed) Annotated Leading Trademark Cases in Major Asian Jurisdictions. (pp 83-93). Oxon: Routledge.
    2017
    • Sik, CP. & Tay, PS. (2017). Hosting Service Providers' Liability for Third Party Content: A Malaysian Perspective. In Sinha, MK. & Mahalwar, V (eds) Copyright Law in the Digital World: Challenges and Opportunities (Springer Nature)
    2015
    • Tay, PS & Sik CP. Legal Issues on Free Software and License Contracts: A Malaysian Perspective. In Axel Metzger (ed). 2015. Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) and other Alternative License Models: A Comparative Analysis. Springer International Publishing
    Article in Proceeding
    2020
    • Sik CP (2020). Artificial Intelligence and Copyright: The Authors' Conundrum. WIPO & WTO. WIPO-WTO Colloquium Research Papers: 2018. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    2017
    • Sik C P (2017). Proving Authorship and Ownership under Malaysian Copyright Law. WIPO & WTO. WIPO-WTO Colloquium Research Papers: 2017 Asia Edition (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
    Others
    2019
    • Sik CP. (2019). Think Again Before You Re-post Content Online - Lessons taught by Land Nordrhein-Westfalen v Dirk Renckhoff. CELEST Newsletter 2019 Issue 2. Available at https://law.um.edu.my/docs/librariesprovider6/celest-documents/Newsletter/celest-newsletter-(2019)-issue-2.pdf?sfvrsn=4&fbclid=IwAR3i0jVBepax3ZiFiCSiLY3BbWw6jKLQsantQ_sfiZQA24ahvFgQgzLCHms - Newsletter Article
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    Jawatankuasa Pembaharuan Undang-Undang Malaysia
  • Kajian Semakan Semula Undang-Undang Berkaitan Hak Asasi Manusia: Hak Orang Asal dan Orang Asli, Consultant, 2012 - 2013 (National)
  • RU Geran - Fakulti Program
  • Issues and Challenges Associated with Data Sharing in Covid-19 Research: Exploring the Experience of Malaysian Researchers, Principal Investigator(PI), 15/09/2020 to 14/09/2022, Research University (Government)
  • Land Acquisition in Peninsular Malaysia: Striking the Right Balance Between Public and Private Interests, Co-Researcher, 01/09/2020 to 31/08/2022, Research University (Government)
  • Detangling the Mysterious of the Cybercourts of Malaysia, Co-Researcher, 01/09/2020 to 31/08/2022, Research University (Government)
  • Copyright Issues Relating To Data Utilization And Protection For Artificial Intelligence , Principal Investigator(PI), 01/09/2018 to 28/02/2021, Research University (Government)
  • International Funding
  • Hepp - Building Capacity To Catalyse Industry Relationships - Sharing Good Practice Models For Sustainable Innovation, Co-Researcher, 22/07/2019 to 31/03/2021, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia (KPM) (Government)
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SBS (Equitable Society)
  • Intellectual Propert Rights Issues Relating To Cloud Computing For An Equitable Knowledge Society, Principal Investigator(PI), 15/11/2016 to 15/07/2018, Research University (Government)
  • The Effect Of Unfair Terms In Cloud Computing Contracts, Co-Researcher, 15/11/2016 to 15/07/2018, Research University (Government)
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - HNE (Humanities & Ethics)
  • Reexamining Copyright Law in the Context of the User-Generated Content Revolution, Co-Researcher, 08/11/2012 to 08/11/2013, Research University (Government)
  • SUPERVISION
    Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • The Evolution of Classical Passing Off Into Extended Passing Off: A Critical In-Depth Review In Selective Jurisdictions, BAHARI YEOW TIEN HONG, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • Collective Management Organization for Music Industry in Malaysia: Issues and Challenges, SITI ELLEY AFFIQAH BINTI HASHIM, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    Completed
    • COPYRIGHT OWNERSHIP OF THE NEWLY CREATED WORKS IN THE CLOUD, XIUYING TAN, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • The Extent of Copyright Protection and Infringement in Respect of Choreographic Works in Malaysia, NG XUANYING, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Pensyarah Tetamu bagi MBEB3106 Etika-etika dalam Bioperubatan Semester 2, Sesi 2016/2017 di Jabatan Sains Bioperubatan, Fakulti Perubatan, Universiti Malaya Tajuk: Copyright Issues related to Biomedical Industry , 09/05/2017 to 09/05/2017
    • Pensyarah Tetamu bagi MBEB3106 Etika-etika dalam Bioperubatan Semester 2, Sesi 2013/2014 di Jabatan Sains Bioperubatan, Fakulti Perubatan, Universiti Malaya Tajuk: Fundamentals of Intellectual Properrty and Copyright in Medical/Biomedical Research , 18/03/2014 to 18/03/2014
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Expert Linkages
    (Linkages Description),(Organisation),(Duration of Involvement),(Level)
  • Member of Policy Working Group for Malaysia Open Science Platform , The Academy of Sciences Malaysia, 2020 (National)
  • Malaysian correspondent, Korean Copyright Commission, 2012 (International)
  • Malaysian correspondent, Korean Copyright Commission, 2011 (International)
  • Malaysian correspondent, Korean Copyright Commission, 2010 (International)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • Tun Hussein Onn Scholarship, Kuok Foundation Malaysia, 2001
    CONSULTANCY PROJECT
    (Project title),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role),(Level)
    • Royal Professor Ungku A. Aziz: Writings from 1947 - A Project to Reissue Royal Professor Ungku A. Aziz s Selected Writings for Preservation and Research, Persatuan Ekonomi Malaysia, 01/12/2016 to 01/12/2016 (National)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    INVITED SPEAKER
  • Doing Research in the Digital Age: Copyright Concerns and Limitations, Digital Data in Social Science Research: Legal and Ethical Concerns, 02/09/2020 to 02/09/2020, AEI, UM Research Ethics Committee, and Centre for Law and Ethics in Science and Technology (International)
  • PRESENTER
  • Challenges for Malaysian Legal Education in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, Asia Pacific Higher Education Research Partnership Senior Seminar: Technology, Innovation and Higher Education, 30/05/2019 to 31/05/2019, Zhejiang University (International)
  • Artificial Intelligence and Copyright: Authors' Conundrum in Malaysia, 15th WIPO-WTO Colloquium for Teachers of Intellectual Property, 18/06/2018 to 29/06/2018, World Intellectual Property Organization and World Trade Organization (International)
  • Artificial Intelligence and Copyright: The Issue of Authorship under Malaysian Copyright Law, 3rd Works-In-Progress Conference IPScholars Asia , 01/03/2018 to 02/03/2018, School of Law, Singapore Management University (International)
  • Lunar Peak's Aftermath: Authors' Moral Rights in Malaysia, Works-in-Progress Conference IPScholars Asia 2017, 23/02/2017 to 24/02/2017, Applied Research Centre for Intellectual Assets and the Law in Asia (ARCIALA) (International)
  • Authorship and Ownership in Malaysian Copyright Law, WIPO-WTO Colloquium for Intellectual Property Teachers and Researchers in Asia, 20/02/2017 to 22/02/2017, WIPO & WTO (International)
  • The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: How will it change the legal protection of technological protection measures in Malaysia, University of Malaya - Universitas Indonesia Law Academic Seminar 2016, 23/03/2016 to 23/03/2016, Faculty of Law, University of Malaya (International)
  • Does the Notice and Takedown Procedure under the Copyright Act 1987 Provide a Balance of Interests, WORKS-IN-PROGRESS CONFERENCE IPSCHOLARS ASIA 2016, 28/01/2016 to 29/03/2016, School of Law, Singapore Management University (International)