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Listing Reform in Hong Kong
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • March 17 2017

In June 2016, the Securities and Futures Commission (the “SFC”) and the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the “HKEx”)1 issued a joint consultation


Hong Kong Email Wire Fraud Epidemic - How to retrieve funds and prevent wire fraud
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • February 28 2017

Over the Lunar New Year period, we observed a spate of email wire frauds (or ‘business email scams’) which involve funds being wired internationally


Important Hong Kong Decision Broadens Scope of Disclosure for SFC in Disqualification Proceedings
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • January 23 2017

In December 2016, the High Court of Hong Kong ordered the Securities and Futures Commission ("SFC") to disclose all relevant materials obtained in


Hong Kong and Overseas Businesses Defrauded of over HK$1.8 billion (US$231m) in 2016
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • December 20 2016

Email wire fraud scammers continue to target local and international businesses with victims suffering millions of dollars of lost funds wired to Hong


SEC Charges Adviser With Concealing True Value of Accounts
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • December 13 2016

When investment advisers and brokers misrepresent the value of the account to a client it is frequently because something untoward has occurred - huge


China’s New Cybersecurity Law
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • China
  • November 16 2016

On November 7, 2016, the Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress promulgated the Cybersecurity Law of the People's Republic of China


The 9th Circuit Injects Some “Octane” into the Lanham Act Attorneys’ Fee Provision
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2016

In the immortal words of the most recent Nobel Laureate in literature, “the times they are a changin.’” Section 35(a) of the Lanham Act provides that


New Questions Raised by Judge Rakoff: Misuse of the Symbol and Literal Falsity Examined
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • October 28 2016

Judge Rakoff is back at it in Classic Liquor Importers, Ltd. v. Spirits International, B.V. We previously blogged about the dangers inherent in


Likelihood of “Initial Interest” Confusion Powers The University of Houston to Preliminary Injunction Win in Law School Name Battle
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • October 27 2016

On June 22, 2016, the South Texas College of Law announced that it was changing its name to Houston College of Law. This seems like a natural choice


Supplemental Registrations - Actually Worth a Hill of (Coffee) Beans
  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2016

The potential defensive value of a registration on the Supplemental Register is highlighted in a recent opinion of the Trademark Trial and Appeal