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No reprieve for taxpayers where fraudulent profits tax paid
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • March 24 2014

On 13 March 2014, the Court of Final Appeal (CFA) handed down its ruling in Moulin Global Eyecare Trading Limited (In Liquidation) v. The


What is in a “registered name”?
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • March 25 2014

Most people know that a company registered in Hong Kong must state its registered name in all its contracts, transaction documents, business letters


Hong Kong family friendly bitesize
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • February 19 2014

If an employer disentitles an employee or reduces the amount of an employee's bonus due to the employee having taken maternity leave then it may be


Effect of new data privacy rules on direct marketing by insurance companies
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • May 9 2013

The provisions in Hong Kong's Personal Data (Privacy) (Amendment) Ordinance 2012 ("Amendment Ordinance") relating to direct marketing came into


Hong Kong family friendly bitesize
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • December 27 2013

We have seen in earlier Bitesizes that in order to try to avoid an employee being entitled to EO benefits an employer must be able to demonstrate


Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Bill passed in Hong Kong
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • December 29 2014

The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Ordinance (No. 17 of 2014 ) (the "Ordinance") has been passed into law. The commencement date is yet to be


Hong Kong competition law series: part 10
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • May 13 2015

Exclusive arrangements are a type of vertical arrangement, whereby one party imposes restrictions on the other’s ability to choose with whom, in what


IP & TMT quarterly review
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • China, Hong Kong
  • December 24 2014

On 11 November 2014, the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau and the Intellectual Property Department of the Hong Kong Government jointly issued


Who foots the bill? Recent companies court decisions on costs
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • November 26 2014

Generally with a winding-up petition, if the petitioner is successful in obtaining a winding-up order, the petitioner will have its costs of the


Air Pollution Control (Amendment) Ordinance 2013: implementing new air quality objectives
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • July 23 2013

The Air Pollution Control (Amendment) Ordinance 2013 was passed by the Legislative Council on 10 July 2013 and will come into operation on 1 January