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Just and Equitable Winding-up of Foreign Incorporated Company

11 August 2020

In Re ACE International (BVI) Limited [2020] 2 HKLRD 508, Harris J observed that, where a company is incorporated... Click here to read more

Bad faith in trade mark opposition ... ad infinitum?

10 August 2020

Bad faith as a ground of refusal In Hong Kong, it is almost routine for opponents in trade mark opposition... Click here to read more

Interim Payment as an Interim Remedy: Rich Profit Creation Ltd v Ko Chung Lun and others [2020] HKCFI 1459

06 August 2020

In Rich Profit Creation Ltd v Ko Chung Lun and others [2020] HKCFI 1459, Deputy High Court Judge Paul... Click here to read more

To vest or not to vest – Or a new way out?

05 August 2020

In our article dated 13 July 2020, we referred to recent cases dealing with the Court’s making of... Click here to read more

Real risk of dissipation and Mareva injunctions:  Convoy Collateral Limited v. Cho Kwai Chee & Ors. [2020] HKCA 537

03 August 2020

1. In the context of applications for Mareva relief, it is well established that evidence of low... Click here to read more

Can a creditor seek to wind up if there is an arbitration clause (Part 3) – interim anti-suit injunctions - [C] v. [D] [2020] HKCFI 1596

31 July 2020

The correct approach that should be adopted by the Court to deal with a winding-up petition based on a... Click here to read more

Does a beneficiary of a debt under a trust have standing to bring a winding up petition against a company?

29 July 2020

As a general rule, a beneficiary under a trust does not have standing to bring an action in his own name... Click here to read more

Essilor Manufacturing (Thailand) Co., Ltd v. Wong Kam Wai & Ors [2020] HKCA 351; (Unreported, CACV 71/2020, 17 April 2020)

27 July 2020

1. In Essilor Manufacturing (Thailand) Co., Ltd v. Wong Kam Wai & Ors [2020] HKCA 351; (Unreported,... Click here to read more

Latest from the Competition Tribunal: Adoption of the Carecraft Procedure

21 July 2020

The Hong Kong Competition Tribunal (“Tribunal”) was set up under the Competition Ordinance... Click here to read more