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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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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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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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Han Kun Law Offices Issues 2020 VC/PE Deal Data Analysis Report

30 June 2021 by Han Kun Law Offices

Han Kun Law Offices issues Han Kun 2020 VC/PE Deal Data Analysis Report (the “Report”). The online version of the Report is available at the Firm’s website.

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Malaysia: What constitute good reasons for an order to sell a vessel pendente lite?

16 June 2021 by Rajasingam Gothandapani, Shearn Delamore & Co

This article examines the basis for an order for a sale pendente lite of a vessel that was arrested by a sheriff in in rem admiralty proceedings as security for the plaintiff's claim.

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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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DEAL OF THE MONTH - MAY 2021

09 June 2021 by asialaw

asialaw's Deal of the Month for May 2021 is...

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LAWYER OF THE MONTH - MAY 2021

09 June 2021 by asialaw

asialaw's Lawyer of the Month for May 2021 is...

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The Court of Yuyao (Zhejiang Province) adjudicates a civil claim incidental to a criminal trademark infringement case

17 May 2021 by Wanhuida Intellectual Property

This decision was rendered in the presence of a large number of officials, invited to attend the hearing, as the court intended to widely publicize its decision.