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Investment mis-selling claims: an overview of recent case-law in Hong Kong and Singapore and lessons to be learnt

Hong Kong, Singapore - May 23 2013 There have been a number of recent judgments dealing with financial product mis-selling claims brought by -customers against banks in the Hong Kong…

Dominic Geiser, Gavin Lewis, Kevin Yam, Mark Johnson, Pamela Kiesselbach.

Gifts made in contemplation of death

United Kingdom - January 17 2014 Ordinarily, a Will would govern what happens to assets on a death. Donatio mortis causa is an exception to that rule, which provides a mechanism…

Richard Norridge.

Hong Kong: Disclosure of Criminal Convictions

Hong Kong - January 29 2018 Employers often seek to carry out criminal and other background checks on new employees as part of their pre-hire processes. The discovery of a prior…

Malaysia: Reinstatement Must be Sought by Employees in Unfair Dismissal Claims

Malaysia - June 26 2018 A recent decision of the Industrial Court of Malaysia has confirmed the position that in a claim for unfair dismissal, the primary remedy is…

Chinnawat Thongpakdee, Fatim Jumabhoy, Karen Ip, Peter Godwin.

Guide to restructuring, turnaround and insolvency in Asia Pacific - October 2018

Asia-Pacific - October 10 2018 The guide provides an overview of the legal framework for corporate restructuring, turnaround and insolvency in 18 major jurisdictions across Asia…

Debby Sulaiman, Paul Apáthy.