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Crossing borders new guidance on the transfer of personal data outside Hong Kong
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • January 20 2015

Section 33 of the Hong Kong Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (“PDPO”), which restricts the crossborder transfer of personal data, has been in the


New tax treaty between Hong Kong and mainland China which has consequences for shipping, airline and securities trading companies
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • China, Hong Kong
  • April 13 2015

This is relevant mainly for (1) Hong Kong companies or investment funds selling securities in Chinese listed companies and (2) ship or aircraft


Hong Kong competition law series: part 6 : 2015 - the year of competition in Hong Kong
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • April 15 2015

Last week we looked at the Cardinal Sin of market sharing. This week we discuss Cardinal Sin No. 4 bid rigging


Indemnity Costs in Arbitration Extended
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • December 11 2015

It is now the established practice of the Hong Kong Courts to order indemnity costs to be paid by an unsuccessful party who (i) appeals against an


Get Your Ducks in a Row: Changes to Payment Regulations in Hong Kong Against a Backdrop of Increasing Cybersecurity Threats
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • December 10 2015

Mobile payments, digital wallets and contactless payments are easy and efficient methods for retail payment that are continuing to grow in popularity


VTech Hack - Largest Cybersecurity Breach Affecting Children
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • December 10 2015

On 14 November 2015, VTech Holdings Limited (VTech) was hacked, resulting in the personal data of about 6.4 million children and 4.9 million parents


Giving third parties contractual rights the new rules
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • June 3 2015

Hong Kong's Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Ordinance No.17 of 2014 (the "Ordinance") was passed in December 2014, and is expected to come into


Hong Kong competition law series: part 13
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • June 3 2015

Joint Venture (JV) is a general commercial term that encompasses a range of collaborative activity between businesses, often competitors. JVs may be


Guarding against the creation of statutory trusts when assigning life insurance policies as collateral
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • June 10 2015

Section 13 of the Married Persons Status Ordinance Cap 182 (MPSO) of Hong Kong creates a statutory trust in favour of beneficiaries who are the


Consultation on Hong Kong construction industry's proposed security of payment legislation: what employers need to know
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • June 5 2015

On 1 June 2015, the HKSAR Government published its long awaited consultation document on Hong Kong's proposed 'security of payment legislation'