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Legal advice privilege HK Court of Appeal steers away from Three Rivers
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • July 3 2015

On June 29, 2015, the Court of Appeal of the HKSAR handed down an important judgment relating to legal advice privilege. The Court of Appeal decided


Hong Kong: regulating working hours through legislation
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • July 2 2015

The Standard Working Hours Committee (Committee) has recently agreed in principle to recommend introducing legislation to regulate the working hours


Hong Kong competition law series: Part 17
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Hong Kong
  • July 2 2015

Price wars among competitors are often a positive sign of healthy competition. As businesses undercut each other on price, consumers benefit from


Corporate crime monthly update June 2015
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, Cambodia, China, European Union, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 1 2015

Welcome to the JUNE 2015 edition of our corporate crime update - our round up of developments in relation to corruption, money laundering, fraud


Injunctive and disclosure orders in aid of foreign proceedings: Classroom Investments Inc
  • Mourant Ozannes
  • Cayman Islands, Hong Kong
  • June 30 2015

In the recent decision in Classroom Investments Inc v (1) China Hospitals Inc. and (2) China Healthcare Inc. (Smellie CJ presiding) the Grand Court


Hong Kong Court of Appeal rejects the narrow interpretation of “client” and adopts a broader test for legal advice privilege
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • June 30 2015

The Court of Appeal has handed down its much-awaited judgment in Citic Pacific Limited v Secretary for Justice and Commissioner of Police (unrep


BVI: clarification on service out of jurisdiction
  • Mourant Ozannes
  • British Virgin Islands, Hong Kong
  • June 30 2015

A regular issue that arises concerning BVI incorporated companies relates to the subject of service out of jurisdiction. Given the international


IP & TMT quarterly review- second quarter
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • China, Hong Kong
  • June 26 2015

In April 2015, the Guangdong Intermediate People’s Court delivered a judgment against New Balance for trade mark infringement. New Balance was ordered


Security of payment legislation for the construction industry proposed in Hong Kong
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • June 26 2015

The Development Bureau of the Hong Kong Government has issued a consultation paper on the proposed introduction of security of payment legislation


Hong Kong’s Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Ordinance commencement notice
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • June 26 2015

On 27 May 2015, the Secretary of Justice of Hong Kong gazetted the coming into operation of the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Ordinance on 1