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Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Hong Kong | 6 Jun 2022

Hong Kong appellate court sets aside fine discounts for decorator cartelists

Hong Kong’s Court of Appeal has ruled in favour of the territory’s competition watchdog to annul cartel fine reductions against several construction companies, holding that the businesses are jointly and severally liable for the conduct of their subcontractors.
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Des Voeux Chambers | Hong Kong | 6 Jun 2022

Hong Kong Court of Appeal Confirms Joint and Several Liability Applies for Answering Penalty Amongst Entities Making Up the Same Undertaking - [2022] HKCA 786

On 2 June 2022, the Hong Kong Court of Appeal handed down the first appeal on penalties for contravention of the First Conduct Rule (the “FCR”) in…
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Wardyński & Partners | Poland | 2 Jun 2022

Persons handling a dishonest debtor’s affairs may be liable to creditors

The Supreme Court of Poland regards protection of the creditor’s financial interests as the main purpose of punishing the debtor (and his supporters…
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Bird & Bird LLP | European Union, Poland | 20 May 2022

Kary nakładane na związki przedsiębiorców - nowe zasady

Podwyższeniu ma ulec maksymalny wymiar kar pieniężnych nakładanych na związki przedsiębiorców przez organ ochrony konkurencji i konsumentów. A w…
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Zhong Lun Law Firm | China | 6 Apr 2022

证券虚假陈述——中介机构责任浅析

为正确审理证券市场虚假陈述侵权民事赔偿案件,规范证券发行和交易行为,保护投资者合法权益,维护公开、公平、公正的证券市场…
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Aramis Law Firm | France | 14 Dec 2021

Online sales with collection in franchisee's store: beware of consumer's right of withdrawal

In February 2021, the French Court of Cassation held that following a consumer's exercise of his right of withdrawal from his online purchase, the franchisor was liable to refund him jointly and severally with the franchisee store from which he collected his items. Franchisors should ensure that their websites correctly remind consumers of their right of withdrawal, and that franchisees......
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Lee Hishammuddin Allen & Gledhill | Malaysia | 16 Nov 2021

Joint Liability vs Joint and Several Liability

This distinction between “joint liability” and “joint and several Liability” was recently clarified by the Federal Court. Brief facts In Edwin Cassian…
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Lexology PRO | Australia, Canada, European Union, etc. | 26 Oct 2021

Corporate liability: how to limit upward exposure

Tips for companies on how to manage liability for the misconduct of a subsidiary or other business partners, according to recent guidance, case law and regulatory updates.
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Gan Partnership | Malaysia | 12 Oct 2021

Jointly and severally liable – what is the implication?

Where a party has obtained a judgment in its favour against several judgment debtors, but there is no mention that the debtors are jointly and severally liable for the judgment sum, what is the party's right against the debtors when it comes to enforcement of the judgment? This article examines the decision reached in a recent case brought before the Federal Court.
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Tay & Partners | Malaysia | 9 Sep 2021

Joint Liability vs Joint and Several Liability: A lawful distinction

In a relationship between a creditor and debtor, the issue of liability is always a cause of concern. This is made even more apparent when there is…
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