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An employee or an independent contractor?

27 August 2021 by LC Lawyers

The COVID-19 pandemic present challenges on important people issues and has drastically changed many workplace aspects. Businesses have responded by restructuring its workforce to save costs and remain agile.

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Electronic communication service providers to note imminent change in Hong Kong’s data protection regime

18 August 2021 by LC Lawyers

On 16 July 2021, the Hong Kong SAR Government introduced the Personal Data (Privacy) (Amendment) Bill 2021 (the “Amendment Bill”) to the Legislative Council for the purposes of criminalizing doxxing.

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Hong Kong’s pivotal role as the Greater Bay Area’s dispute resolution center

20 July 2021 by LC Lawyers

Hong Kong has a pivotal role in the Greater Bay Area (“GBA”). Comprising the nine Mainland China cities of Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhuhai, Foshan, Huizhou, Dongguan, Zhongshan, Jiangmen, Zhaoqing and the Special Administrative Regions (“SARs”) of Hong Kong and Macao, the GBA spans an area of 56,000 km2 with a combined population of over 72 million[1] and ranks as the world’s 12th largest economy[2].

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Hong Kong Stock Exchange enhances the disciplinary regime under the Listing Rules

09 July 2021 by LC Lawyers

The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong published its conclusions to its consultation paper on proposed changes to disciplinary powers and sanctions

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Setting up a family trust in Hong Kong

09 July 2021 by LC Lawyers

The trust assets could be protected from seizure by creditors if the settlor subsequently becomes bankrupt.

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HKEX's New Amendments to the Listing of Debt Securities

09 July 2021 by LC Lawyers

On 21 August 2020, The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the “HKEX”) published a consultation conclusion on “Review of Chapter 37 – Debt Issues to Professional Investors Only” (the “Consultation Conclusions”)

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How can General Counsel turn barriers into building blocks?

09 July 2021 by LC Lawyers

It is anticipated that the business landscape is ready for growth as we move out of the first quarter of 2021. In addition to the anticipated opportunity, many businesses are considering how to address long-term challenges and achieve sustainability.

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Malaysia: Summary Judgment in a Gaming Credit Facility Dispute — Star Cruise Services Limited v Chen Teng Fah (2021)

14 June 2021 by Shearn Delamore & Co

In the recent Court of Appeal case of Star Cruise Services Limited v Chen Teng Fah (unreported), Star Cruise succeeded in obtaining summary judgment against a patron to recover a debt pursuant to a gaming credit facility. There have todate been no reported Court of Appeal decisions in respect of the grant of summary judgment on a “gaming” debt matter.

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Outstanding law firm for Client Service Excellence: Q&A with Rossana Chu at LC Lawyers, Hong Kong SAR

16 April 2021 by Rossana Chu

LC Lawyers shares the firm's success at delivering client service excellence with asialaw

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COVID-19 Testing and Vaccines Policies in the Workplace

22 March 2021 by LC Lawyers

The Hong Kong Government allowed certain businesses to provide services so long as they comply with additional measures including their staff undergoing regular COVID-19 testing every 14 days.