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Re Yung Kee Holdings Ltd - the end of an era?
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • November 18 2015

In Kam Leung Sui Kwan v Kam Kwan Lai and Ors (FACV No 4 of 2015), the Court of Final Appeal was asked to consider the First Instance and Court of


Grande Holdings Ltd. - is an amount due under a complex derivatives arrangement a liquidated sum?
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • November 27 2015

In its recent decision in the winding-up of Grande Holdings Ltd, the Hong Kong Court of Appeal unanimously held that an amount due under a complex


Landmark UK Supreme Court decision on penalties - no change in Hong Kong (yet)
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • November 19 2015

The UK Supreme Court has confirmed that the centuries-old doctrine of penalties still has a place in the modern commercial world of contracts, in


Hong Kong's anti-bribery laws under scrutiny as former chief executive is charged
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • November 3 2015

The prosecution of former Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen on two charges of misconduct in public office has highlighted what has been described


The Asia-Pacific arbitration review 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Asia-Pacific, Hong Kong
  • July 28 2015

Since the second half of 2014, Hong Kong has been in the international spotlight with the ‘umbrella movement’, symbolising the region’s fight for


Corporate criminal liability - April 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA, Luxembourg, Netherlands, OECD, Poland, Romania, Russia, Global, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Belgium, China, Czech Republic, European Union, France, Germany, Asia-Pacific, Australia
  • April 26 2016

The survey looks at whether there is a concept of corporate criminal liability in a number of different jurisdictions. We consider the underlying


International regulatory update - 27 31 October 2014
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Luxembourg, Singapore, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA, China, European Union, Global, Hong Kong, India
  • November 4 2014

The European Banking Authority (EBA) has published the results of the 2014 EU-wide stress test of 123 banks. In addition, the European Central Bank


Hong Kong Court of First Instance case casts spotlight on new Practice Direction on "e-discovery" between parties
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • August 29 2014

Discovery of electronically created or electronically stored information in civil litigation (e-discovery) is a complex and often costly process. A


A safe haven from which to plan foreign bribes: the lack of extra-territoriality of Hong Kong's anti-bribery laws
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • August 31 2014

The Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal ("CFA") has confirmed that Hong Kong's much feted anti-graft laws do not apply to conspiracies made in Hong Kong


Hong Kong High Court confirms the effectiveness of non-reliance clauses in bank-customer contracts
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • April 24 2015

The Hong Kong High Court recently handed down its reasons for decision dismissing a customer's mis-selling claim against DBS in respect of the sale