Winston & Strawn LLP
The Hong Kong Arbitration (Amendment) Ordinance 2021 (the "2021 Amendment"), which will be fully implemented on May 19, 2021 will remove the restriction currently under Section 93...
Associate Loretta Ho from dispute resolution law firm Gall explains the process of a divorce in Hong Kong - touching on the grounds for filing for a divorce and key steps to take...
On 16 April 2021, the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (SEHK) issued a consultation paper (the "Consultation") seeking public comment on proposed amendments to the SEHK's Corporate Governance Code and...
In this video, Senior Associate Felda Yeung from dispute resolution law firm Gall explores what an email scam is, tips to prevent them and what to do if you are a victim of fraud.
高嘉力律师行的何卓怡律师解释香港的离婚程序 – 当中谈及到提出离婚的理由，以及在完成离婚前应采取的关键步骤。 办理离婚手续有可能会充
The aim of this guide is to provide readers with a pragmatic overview of the lending and secured finance laws and regulations across a variety of jurisdictions.
Reynolds Porter Chamberlain
From 11 December 2020, Hong Kong's statutory maternity leave entitlement increased from 10 weeks to 14 weeks.
Winston & Strawn LLP
In a decision made by the Supreme People's Court of the PRC (Court) on 29 December 2020 ((2019) Zui Gao Fa Min Te No. 4), the court held that where parties expressly agreed in the arbitration clause that ...
The Hong Kong Government has recently announced a "new direction" in relation to managing the COVID pandemic. The heart of such new direction will involve "vaccine bubbles", which will allow a relaxation...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
Producer Responsibility Scheme on the Production, Use & Disposal of Plastic Beverage Containers in Hong Kong.
Offshore companies are frequently used to facilitate debt finance transactions for large PRC based corporate groups. In the context of a bond issue, the corporate group will often incorporate an offshore...
On 9 February 2021, the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre ("HKIAC") released its latest case statistics for 2020. The statistics illustrate a record year for the HKIAC in terms of number...
The Reimbursement of Maternity Leave Pay Scheme (the Scheme) is now open for applications.
Arbitration Update: HKIAC Releases 2020 Statistics.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Morrison & Foerster partner Marcia Ellis was quoted in a recent Asian Investor article titled "Family offices divided over the appeal of Spacs".
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
We are pleased to present our March 2021 update on recent key insolvency and restructuring cases in Hong Kong.
We have compiled the following chronology table which serves as a quick reference point to track the circulars and guidance published by HK financial services regulators in relation to COVID-19.
Private Equity Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Hong Kong, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
It is an implied term in every employment contract that an employee is obliged to comply with a lawful and reasonable order from their employer.
Amidst the global surge in interest around ESG investing, asset owners with diversified, global portfolios must understand the specific ESG risks that may apply to investments in different...