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Former employees gain head start?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom, Hong Kong
  • December 18 2018

The High Court recently considered the general legal principles for the grant of injunctive relief to protect an employer's confidential information


Hong Kong Court orders director to personally pay litigation costs
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • December 17 2018

It appears that Big Island Construction (HK) Limited (BIC) and Wu Yi have had a long drawn out battle since 2005, with numerous judgments


Hong Kong Court holds that claim in tort was not affected by arbitration clause
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • December 17 2018

“Arbitration agreement” is defined under section 19 of the Arbitration Ordinance (Cap 609) as an agreement by the parties to submit to arbitration


“Innocent Purpose” (aka No Profit) defence in insider dealing narrowly construed by the Court of Final Appeal
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • December 17 2018

On 12 October 2018, the Court of Final Appeal (CFA) - in a majority of four to one - allowed the Securities and Futures Commission’s (SFC) appeal


When will the Hong Kong courts set aside arbitral awards for arbitrator misconduct?
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • December 17 2018

N v W 2018 HKCFI 2405 concerned a project in which the Government was the employer, the Plaintiff’s parent company (Parent) the main


Arbitration in Hong Kong - third party funding takes effect
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Hong Kong
  • December 17 2018

Hong Kong is an “arbitration-friendly” jurisdiction and the courts strongly support the independence and enforceability of arbitral awards. As a


有关未有收益的生物科技公司在香港上市的规则之概览
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • December 17 2018

香港联合交易所有限公司联交所于2018年4月24日发表咨询总结并公布有关新规则以 (a) 准许未能通过任何主板财务资格测试的生物科技公司上市 (b) 准许拥有不同投票权架构的公司上市及 (c) 为有意在香港进行第二上市的大中华及国际公司新设优待第二上市渠道


Hong Kong Court refuses to recognise arbitral award on public policy ground
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • December 17 2018

In the recent case of Z v Y 2018 HKCFI 2342, Hong Kong’s Court of First Instance (CFI) held that recognition of an arbitral award (Award) of the


Liquidators held personally liable for costs of an unsuccessful application seeking to void transactions
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • December 17 2018

In Re Kin Ming Toy Manufactory Ltd (in liquidation), HCCW 4022015 2018 HKCFI 2057 and 2285, Harris J of the Court of First Instance dismissed an


Code of Practice for Third Party Funding of Arbitration issued on 7 December 2018
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • December 17 2018

The Arbitration and Mediation Legislation (Third Party Funding) (Amendment) Ordinance 2017 (Amendment Ordinance) amends the Arbitration Ordinance