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HKIRC launches ".hk LOCK" to tackle domain hijacking
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • March 5 2014

On 15 January 2014, the Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Limited (HKIRC) announced a new security service, ".hk LOCK", for domain name


Building Authority changes rules of game (again) on A&A submissions and ownership proof requirement
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • July 30 2013

On 29 July 2013, the Building Authority (BA) issued a letter to all authorised persons, registered structural engineers and registered geotechnical


Cornerstone investors - a guaranteed allocation of shares is all you can get
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • March 7 2013

It is not uncommon for Hong Kong IPOs, especially in difficult market conditions, to invite cornerstone investors such as well-known institutions


Public consultation on key legislative amendments for establishment of independent insurance authority
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • December 11 2012

On 26 October 2012, the Hong Kong government launched a three month public consultation on the key legislative amendments to the Insurance Companies Ordinance (Cap.41) for the establishment of an independent insurance authority (“IIA”


New outsourcing guidelines for insurers
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • December 11 2012

The Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (“OCI”) recently published a Guidance Note on Outsourcing (“GN14”) to regulate the risks created by the outsourcing of business activities by insurers


Listing rules changes to strengthen the false market avoidance requirements
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • December 12 2012

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) published its "Consultation Conclusions on Rule Changes Consequential on the Enactment of the Securities and Futures (Amendment) Ordinance 2012" (Consultation Conclusions) on 30 November 2012 in response to the consultation paper published on 3 August 2012


Hong Kong competition law series: part 14
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • June 10 2015

Collaborative agreements between businesses are often commercially attractive and can generate significant economic benefit through combining


Tech savvy HRs: the excitement and pitfalls
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • October 22 2014

Social media, mobile computing, "big data" analysis and cloud computing ("SMAC") are fundamentally changing the way in which HR professionals can now


Capital markets quarterly update
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • October 22 2014

HKEx announced that the Initial 3-Day Check of Application Proofs would be discontinued after 30 September 2014. Accordingly, starting from 1 October


Asia IP & TMT: quarterly review
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • China, Global, Hong Kong
  • June 24 2014

The new Trade Mark Law of China came into force on 1 May 2014. One of the key changes is the provision of clearer guidance on recognition and