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IP & TMT quarterly review

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…

Benjamin P. K. Choi, Gabriela Kennedy, Karen H. F. Lee, Rosita Y. M. Li, Sara S. M. Or

Hong Kong court calls for proactive measures against shadow companies

Hong Kong - April 29 2014 In two recent Hong Kong cases, Power Dekor (Hong Kong) Ltd v. Power Dekor Group Co Ltd [2014] HKLRD 845 and Exxon Mobil Corporation v. USA Exxon…

Gabriela Kennedy

HKIRC launches ".hk LOCK" to tackle domain hijacking

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…

Gabriela Kennedy

Privacy Commissioner condemns the collection of HKID card copies and date of birth information by fitness centre

Hong Kong - December 6 2013 The Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data published an investigation report on 5 December 2013, and issued an Enforcement Notice against fitness…

Gabriela Kennedy

Final word: no strict liability on forum hosts for defamatory postings

Hong Kong - July 10 2013 Hong Kong's highest court upheld that operators of a popular online forum are not primary publishers of defamatory postings, and can rely on the…

Kenny K. S. Wong