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General meetings in the time of Covid-19
How the Hong Kong government’s regulations on group gatherings affect offshore incorporated companies.
Covid-19 – Next steps for employers
April 2020 marks a new phase for employers in Hong Kong due to the coronavirus.
The risks of “underground banking”
A recent judgment in Hong Kong is a timely reminder of the risks and provides some tips for victims of fraud.
Computer Forensics and the Rise of the Drone
With more people being confined to their homes in different parts of the globe, hobbyists will be finding new uses for their drones ...
Redactions? How to Ensure There are no Nasty Surprises
With recent headlines highlighting the damage and embarrassment that can be caused by poorly redacted documents, it is no wonder many firms and corporates are turning to legal document management specialists to secure their redactions ...
Private wealth and estate planning for People’s Republic of China citizens and residents
Driven by an exceptional period of Chinese entrepreneurship in the last decade, high-tech manufacturing, IT and fintech are now key components of the Chinese economy ...
Hong Kong Related News
Structural Reform, Going Digital and COVID-19
By Dr James Ding, Commissioner, Inclusive Dispute Avoidance and Resolution Office, Department of Justice, Hong Kong SAR, and Chair, Economic Committee, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation
Hong Kong: COVID-19 Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) Scheme
The ODR Scheme aims to provide speedy and cost-effective means to resolve disputes ...
Covid-19 – Next steps for employers
April 2020 marks a new phase for employers in Hong Kong due to the coronavirus.
Computer Forensics and the Rise of the Drone
With more people being confined to their homes in different parts of the globe, hobbyists will be finding new uses for their drones ...
Redactions? How to Ensure There are no Nasty Surprises
With recent headlines highlighting the damage and embarrassment that can be caused by poorly redacted documents, it is no wonder many firms and corporates are turning to legal document management specialists to secure their redactions ...
The Novel Coronavirus: Anatomy of key employment issues in Mainland China, Hong Kong and The Middle East
Information for employers in Mainland China, Hong Kong and the Middle East.
The Novel Coronavirus – Insurance Considerations
The Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) is likely to represent a significant exposure for the insurance market ..
Self-Collection Risks
When digital evidence is required at the start of a matter, it’s easy to get swept up in the moment and start rushing to gather the evidence but this is a key time to step back, take a moment and reflect on the ultimate aim ...
What Happens After the Dawn Raid?
The dawn raid has led to the forensic collection of 100,000 documents, now safely secured on a hard drive. What is the process from here? It’s important to plan your strategy in advance to minimise downtime, extract relevant documents and get ready for production ...
Michael Ting
The chief legal and compliance officer for Manulife in Hong Kong discusses the changing role of in-house counsel and the challenges of working in a highly regulated sector ...
Hong Kong In-House Handbook & Directory
Hong Kong Chapter (including firm directory)