Allen & Overy
The recent High Court decision of Cheung Ka Ho Cyril v Securities and Futures Commission and another  HKCFI 270 confirmed the powers of the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC)...
Clyde & Co
In a continuing series of initiatives to significantly enhance Hong Kong's role as a global international centre for legal and dispute resolution services, the HKSAR Government, on 29th June 2020, ...
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
On June 19, 2020, the long-awaited Inland Revenue (Amendment) (Ship Leasing Tax Concessions) Ordinance 2020 (the Ordinance), which introduces concessionary tax regimes for qualifying ship lessors...
For the sixth year in a row, we've sponsored and supported the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries' Annual Corporate and Regulatory Update (ACRU),
On 26 June 2020, the HKSAR Government launched the Pilot Scheme on Facilitation for Persons Participating in Arbitral Proceedings in Hong Kong (the Scheme).
On July 2, 2020, the US Congress passed the Hong Kong Autonomy Act (HKAA), providing for mandatory sanctions against individuals, entities and financial institutions in response to China's National Security Law for Hong Kong.
Cybersecurity Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Hong Kong, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
The Insurance Authority of Hong Kong (IA) recently issued a set of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) in relation to enforcement.
We have been seeing a marked increase in the number of deals where controlling shareholders of companies listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the Exchange)
The Law of the People's Republic of China on Safeguarding National Security in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR National Security Law) was gazetted on 30 June 2020 ...
As businesses are busy adjusting and adapting to the "new normal" brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission ("SFC") extended the deadline for...
In light of the reduced number of local COVID-19 infections in Hong Kong, the government has recently decided to amend the Prevention and Control of Disease (Prohibition on Group Gathering) Regulation (Cap. 599G)...
Amendments to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Reporting Guide will take effect on 1 July 2020.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Following the decision taken by China's National People's Congress to adopt a new national security law (the "Security Law") for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region ("Hong Kong") on May 28...
On 18 June 2020, the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) announced plans to launch the HKEX Sustainable and Green Exchange (STAGE), a first-of-its-kind platform intended to act as a central...
In June 2019, the China Internet Network Information Center ("CNNIC") extended the limitation period to file a .cn complaint under the cnDispute Resolution Policy
After much anticipation, the Civil Code was passed by the PRC National People's Congress on 28 May 2020, and will come into force on 1 January 2021.
The Hong Kong Copyright Tribunal ("Tribunal") was established in 1997 as an independent quasi-judicial body to determine disputes relating to copyright licensing and licensing schemes.
Clyde & Co
This bulletin provides an update to our 19 May 2020 bulletin, COVID-19 Hong Kong: Guide to the Insurance Authority's Temporary Facilitative Measures
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