Seyfarth Shaw LLP
On 16 April 2021, the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKSE) published its consultation paper on upgrading the Corporate Governance Code and changes to the Listing Rules...
At present, same-sex marriages and civil partnerships are not recognised under the laws of Hong Kong.
Keller & Heckman
The signature ingredient of Perfect Day's ice cream is the proprietary "animal-free dairy protein".
We have compiled the following chronology table which serves as a quick reference point to track the circulars and guidance published by HK financial services regulators in relation to COVID-19.
The ILS Grant scheme aims to boost Hong Kong's position as a global risk management centre like Bermuda and Singapore.
The Canadian Government offers a number of different pathways for Hong Kong residents to immigrate to Canada.
Last week, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) and Insurance Authority (IA) issued circulars setting out quarantine exemptions for certain individuals...
In a landmark case before the Court of First Instance, the High Court ("CFI") ruled that the non-biological mother of children born by her prior same-sex partner...
With the introduction of the Open-ended Fund cCompanies grant scheme, OFCs will enjoy an even greater advantage.
On 20 May 2021, the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (SEHK) published its 'Consultation Conclusions on the Review of Listing Rules relating to Disciplinary Powers and Sanctions' (Consultation Conclusions).
Reynolds Porter Chamberlain
For a lot of companies, the last 18 months in Hong Kong has been undoubtably challenging. As a result of the uncertainties with the protests ...
The legislation amends the Insurance Ordinance, with a new class of insurance business called "special purpose business".
During these unprecedented times strange things can happen at the workplace. One such unusual occurrence is the filing of compensation claims by employees who may have contracted COVID-19...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On May 14, 2021, the Department of Justice of the government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region announced that the Secretary for Justice of Hong Kong..
Mergers and acquisitions in Hong Kong are often documented in 3 stages, the first of which is the letter of intent.
Common asset recovery options for victims of cyber fraud, when the funds were sent to Hong Kong.
We have compiled the following chronology table which serves as a quick reference point to track the circulars and guidance published by HK financial services regulators...
Today's private equity environment is rapidly shifting and increasingly under pressure from society, limited partners (LPs), and employees to manage and address environmental and social issues.
Summary dismissal cases are usually interesting because of their facts, and even more interesting if one is upheld by the court.
Ogier has recently advised WWF-Hong Kong on the restructuring and updating of the fund legal documents for The Climate Impact Asia Fund SP.