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Hong Kong's top court has confirmed that the status of same-sex couples who have entered civil partnerships overseas is to be recognised when considering the grant of dependent visas.
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
On 1 July 2018, Hong Kong celebrated the 21st anniversary of the end of British colonial rule and its return to the Motherland's embrace.
Stephenson Harwood
There have been three regulatory updates following the consultations by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) on various topics.
Withers LLP
The changes are made with the intention to grow the stock market scene in Asia.
Carey Olsen
The Grand Court of the Cayman Islands has decided that a minority shareholder may not pursue a winding-up petition in order to delay or prevent a Board approved privatisation of the company.
Mayer Brown JSM
Private Equity Real Estate (PERE) is an increasingly prominent part of the real estate market in Hong Kong and Mainland China and is challenging the traditional dominance of developers
Jones Day
In March 2018, the PCPD issued the European Union General Data Protection Regulation 2016 booklet.
Jones Day
On April 18, 2018, a broadband internet provider reported an intrusion into its ex-customer database
Jones Day
On May 3, 2018, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data explained that a statutory do-not-call registry will provide protections against unwanted telemarketing campaigns
Mayer Brown JSM
To address concerns about backdoor listings and shell activities in Hong Kong, the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (HKSE) recently published
Intertrust
Intertrust has announced the appointment of Donald Tsang as Executive Director, Head of Corporate Services in Hong Kong.
TMF Group
Hong Kong companies can enjoy certain unique advantages in expanding to China. However, there are several key concerns they need to address and resolve in order to set up business in the country smoothly.
Herbert Smith Freehills
Two key developments emerge from the long-running proceedings in Xiamen Xinjingdi Group Co Ltd v Eton Properties Ltd [2016] 2 HKLRD 1106 and Xiamen Xinjingdi Group Co Ltd v Eton Properties [2018] HKCFI 910.
Mayer Brown JSM
China's Latest Position on Original Equipment Manufacturing (OEM) and Trade Mark Infringement
Appleby
The ground-breaking English High Court decision JSC Mezhdunarodniy Promyshlenniy Bank v Pugachev [2017] has potentially introduced the concept of an "illusory trust", a rather different concept...
Appleby
New chapters and amendments have made significant changes to the Hong Kong listing regime in the past two decades and opened up a new era for the Hong Kong capital markets.
TMF Group
If you are looking to do business in the Asia Pacific region, Hong Kong is internationally recognised as one of the best places to be.
Mayer Brown JSM
The Mandatory Provident Fund Scheme Authority (the "Authority") is pushing ahead with a relatively radical (and controversial) restructuring of the retirement scheme regulatory environment in Hong Kong.
TMF Group
Hong Kong is the easiest jurisdiction in Asia Pacific for accounting and tax compliance, and fourth-easiest globally - according to TMF Group's Financial Complexity Index 2018.
Mayer Brown JSM
With the rapid growth of commercial and investment activities in the Asia-Pacific region, the number of cross-border disputes has increased correspondingly.
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The Hong Kong office of international law firm, Maples and Calder, continues to expand its service offering in Asia with the recent recruitment of six experienced individuals.
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TMF Group
Hong Kong is the easiest jurisdiction in Asia Pacific for accounting and tax compliance, and fourth-easiest globally - according to TMF Group's Financial Complexity Index 2018.
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Appleby
The ground-breaking English High Court decision JSC Mezhdunarodniy Promyshlenniy Bank v Pugachev [2017] has potentially introduced the concept of an "illusory trust", a rather different concept...
Mayer Brown JSM
The European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation 2016 (GDPR) came into force on 25 May 2018.
Mayer Brown JSM
On 30 May 2018, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) issued a revised Guideline on Authorization of Virtual Banks (the "Guideline").
TMF Group
If you are looking to do business in the Asia Pacific region, Hong Kong is internationally recognised as one of the best places to be.
Mayer Brown JSM
Before making such an order, both the employer and the employee must be given an opportunity to present each of their cases in respect of the making of an order for reinstatement or reengagement.
Mayer Brown JSM
The Mandatory Provident Fund Scheme Authority (the "Authority") is pushing ahead with a relatively radical (and controversial) restructuring of the retirement scheme regulatory environment in Hong Kong.
Mayer Brown JSM
With the rapid growth of commercial and investment activities in the Asia-Pacific region, the number of cross-border disputes has increased correspondingly.
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