It is common for employers to include restraint of trade provisions in employment contracts. However, such provisions are generally unenforceable
In Tiong King Sing v Sam Boon Peng Yee (CACV 2682015), the Court of Appeal ("CoA") overturned a decision of the Court of First Instance ("CFI") that
Recently, the Hong Kong Court of First Instance handed down its judgment in relation to a mis-selling claim against a bank, ruling in favour of the
In the recent case of Brio Electronic Commerce Limited v Tradelink Electronic Commerce Limited CACV 2712013, the Hong Kong Court of Appeal (CA) held
In JSC Mezhdunarodniy Promyshlenniy Bank and Another v Pugachev 2016 EWHC 248 & 258 Ch (sentence) and 2016 EWHC 192 (Ch) (liability), the English
A number of our recent blog posts have looked at Hong Kong estates disputes. The case of Ho Sin Ying v Chan Yui Ling and Maryo Development Limited
A proposed beneficiary under a Will loses out because a solicitor fails to prepare that Will. Can that beneficiary make a claim against the solicitor
The Privy Council decision of Attorney-General for Hong Kong v Reid 1994 1 AC 324 has generally been taken to hold that a principal has a proprietary right to a bribe paid to a fiduciary.
In a novel judgment, Intraline Resources SDN BHD v The Owners of the Ship or Vessel "Hua Tian Long" HCAJ 592008, the Hong Kong Court of First Instance (CFI) has decided that the English common law doctrine of Crown Immunity still subsists in Hong Kong after the handover of sovereignty in 1997.