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Financial litigation roundup winter 2017
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom, Hong Kong
  • December 13 2017

The Lloyds Shareholder group action is in trial (scheduled for 12 weeks which commenced in October). This group action relates to losses (put at


Costs orders are not an 'indemnity'
  • RPC
  • Hong Kong
  • December 12 2017

There has been a number of recent cases in Hong Kong in which successful parties have been awarded their costs on a more generous basis against


Hong Kong: Who owns employees’ work product
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • October 26 2017

The law recognises that employees may create valuable intellectual property during their employment, ownership of which should ordinarily rest with


Hong Kong: immigration win for same sex couple
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • September 27 2017

In a landmark ruling, the Court of Appeal held on 25 September 2017 that the Immigration Department's visa policy, insofar as it denies


Hong Kong Court of Appeal finds against bank on the basis that the bank’s exclusion of liability clauses were unconscionable and unreasonable
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • August 22 2017

The Hong Kong Court of Appeal (CA) has recently affirmed a decision of the Court of First Instance (CFI), in which a ruling was made in favour of the


Hong Kong Court of Appeal finds against bank on the basis that the bank's exclusion of liability clauses were unconscionable and unreasonable
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • August 9 2017

The Hong Kong Court of Appeal (CA) has recently affirmed a decision of the Court of First Instance (CFI), in which a ruling was made in favour of the


Hong Kong Court of Appeal affirms law on express, constructive and resulting trust
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • February 9 2017

The Hong Kong Court of Appeal ("CA") in Ip Fung Kuen v Sam Kee Frozen Meat Co Ltd and others (CACV 1072016) recently affirmed the well-established


Hong Kong Court of Appeal declines leave to appeal stay in favour of arbitration notwithstanding procedural irregularity
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • June 8 2016

In Wing Bo Building Construction Co Ltd v Discreet Ltd (HCMP 7752016), the Hong Kong Court of Appeal ("CA") has declined an application for leave to


Hong Kong Court of Appeal affirms partial set aside of an arbitral award for “serious” irregularity
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • June 3 2016

The Hong Kong Court of Appeal ("CA") recently affirmed a decision of the Court of First Instance ("CFI"), in which an arbitral award was partially


Court of Appeal decision again highlights Hong Kong Courts’ pro-arbitration approach
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • May 16 2016

In China International Fund Ltd v Dennis Lau & Ng Chun Man Architects & Engineers 2016 1 HKC, the Court of Appeal upheld the constitutionality of