06 May 2019
William kick-started the seminar with a briefing on mutual recognition and enforcement and a review of his recent judgment Wang Qian Wei v. 郭文雨 and Another  HKCFI 2253. Stephanie then elaborated on shareholders’ disputes in arbitration, homing in on the issue of jurisdiction. Stephanie gave a practical perspective by making reference to the case of Lasmos v. Southwest Pacific, Re Team Y & R Holdings Hong Kong Ltd. (CACV 6/2017, 21 July 2017) and the recent case of Dickson Valora Group (Holdings) Company Limited & Another v. Fan Ji Qian  HKCFI 482.
Lastly, Look provided a comprehensive update on cross-border insolvency and winding-up which was stippled with anecdotes and practical tips curated for the audience made up of solicitors.
The intimate setting over lunchtime gave way to multiple questions and a meaningful exchange of views among their solicitors and our members.