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香港上訴法庭重申終止僱傭金不應予以課稅
  • Deacons
  • China
  • July 4 2018

近日上訴法庭在Poon Cho Ming, John v Commissioner of Inland Revenue CACV 942016 2018 HKCA 297案件中所作出的裁定確認了對終止僱傭金或遣散費的


Hong Kong Court of Appeal reaffirms that termination payments are not taxable
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • July 4 2018

The recent Court of Appeal decision in Poon Cho Ming, John v Commissioner of Inland Revenue CACV 942016 2018 HKCA 297 affirmed the


長毛在頭髮抗爭中落敗在監獄剪髮指引中的性別歧視及平等權利
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • June 13 2018

在近日Leung Kwok Hung (also known as “Long Hair”) v Commissioner of Correctional Services 2018 HKCA 225的判決中上訴法庭


“Long Hair” lost in this round of the hair protesting battle: Sex discrimination and right to equality in prison haircut guidelines
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • May 29 2018

In the recent judgment of Leung Kwok Hung (also known as “Long Hair”) v Commissioner of Correctional Services 2018 HKCA 225, the Court of Appeal


Back to Back Victories for the LGBT Community
  • K&L Gates
  • Hong Kong
  • April 11 2018

On 28 April 2017, in Leung Chun Kwong v Secretary for the Civil Service and Another (HCAL 2582015), the Hong Kong Court of First Instance (HKCFI


Court of Appeal rules on the correct approach for determining costs where leave is granted to accept a sanctioned paymentoffer out of time
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • March 6 2018

Order 22, rule 23 of both the Rules of High Court and Rules of District Court provide for the costs consequences where a plaintiff fails to obtain a


Intervener's proprietary claim to money in debtor's integrated account
  • RPC
  • Hong Kong
  • February 20 2018

An update earlier this year referred to some problems associated with attempting to enforce a judgment against the credit balance of a judgment


Hong Kong Court of Appeal clarifies principles for ordering costs for unsuccessful summary judgment applications
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • February 7 2018

The Hong Kong commercial disputes team acted for the plaintiff in the recently reported judgment of the Hong Kong Court of Appeal in Greater China


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