Amid calls for boycotts and allegations of ties to Israel, McDonalds’ Malaysia has announced that 60 people will be charged under the Sedition Act for allegedly spreading slander about their brand.
Lawyers for Liberty director Zaid Malek joins BFM to talk about the legalities of this move. BFM also talks about how companies should respond to public criticism or boycotts.
Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan and Sharaad Kuttan
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