We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 20

A summary of major developments in key areas - general counsel update - July 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 15 2014

Legislation, in the form of a Regulation and Directive, has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union which will substantially

Corporate Crime Update - June 2014 - Hong Kong

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • June 30 2014

The judgment for the much anticipated Ernst & Young case was handed down on May 23, 2014. The case concerns an application made in 2012 by the Hong

Clients & Friends Newsletter - June 2014

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia, China, Czech Republic, European Union, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 30 2014

The Australian tax year will end on June 30, 2014, and companies will be required to report any taxable events related to employee share awards to

Impact of FATCA on ORSO schemes in Hong Kong

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong, USA
  • -
  • May 27 2014

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) is an invasive piece of US legislation. It is designed to identify tax avoidance being undertaken by

International regulatory update 12 16 May 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • Belgium, China, European Union, Hong Kong, Japan, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • May 19 2014

The EU Council has formally approved the proposals for a directive on markets in financial instruments repealing Directive 200439EC (MiFID 2) and a

International regulatory update 28 April 2 May 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • Australia, Belgium, China, European Union, Germany, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Netherlands, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • May 7 2014

The EU Commission has adopted five implementing decisions which confirm that the rules on credit rating agencies (CRAs) in place in Argentina, Brazil

Eversheds' Spotlight - the global financial services disputes and investigations (FSDI) briefing - April 2014

  • Eversheds LLP
  • -
  • European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 17 2014

France has recently created a new role in the prosecution office, a Public Prosecutor specifically for financial offences with national jurisdiction

Comparative analysis for Asia-Pacific hedge fund managers: legal and tax structuring in Hong Kong and Singapore

  • InsightLegal Asia Consulting
  • -
  • Hong Kong, Singapore
  • -
  • April 6 2014

Hong Kong and Singapore remain keenly competitive jurisdictions that seek to attract hedge fund managers, far outpacing other APAC jurisdictions

Hedge funds in APAC: legal and regulatory treatment

  • InsightLegal Asia Consulting
  • -
  • Asia-Pacific, Hong Kong, Singapore
  • -
  • February 20 2014

There continues to be great interest in and steady growth of hedge funds in APAC, which is driven by both market and regulatory factors. Hong Kong

Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal confirms non-taxability of unrealised gains in trading stock

  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • -
  • Hong Kong
  • -
  • November 22 2013

Profits tax in Hong Kong under the relevant tax statute, the Inland Revenue Ordinance (the Ordinance), is in general imposed on Hong Kong sourced