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February 2021

Filing Stamp Duty Refund Application: A Case Study...

Most people who purchase new flats would obtain a mortgage and that would involve making enquiries with banks, perhaps even prior to making the purchase or with any particular property in mind. One would also consider the stamp duty required to be...
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February 2021

Deal or No Deal - Brexit and its Impact on Employers and Their Work Force...

Featured Insight from Meritas A Webinar titled "Deal or No Deal - Brexit and its Impact on Employers and Their Work Force" has been published by Meritas. Please click this link for more information. About Meritas Meritas is one of the largest...
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January 2021

OUR CO-MANAGING PARTNER AND HEAD OF COMMERCIAL DEPARTMENT, PHILIP WONG RECOGNIZED BY CHINA BUSINESS...

We are pleased to announce that our Co-Managing Partner and Head of Commercial Department, Mr Philip Wong is recognized as an A-List lawyer (法律精英) in China Business Law Journal. The A List, which identifies the top 100 PRC firm lawyers and...
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January 2021

THE LAW SOCIETY 2020 PRO BONO AND COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD...

Mr Philip Wong, our Co-Managing Partner and Head of Commercial Department and Ms Annie Wong, our Partner and Head of Real Estate Department, have been awarded pro bono individual awards under the Pro Bono and Community Work Recognition Programme...
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December 2020

New Foreign Investment Regulatory System in China and Open-up of Financial Sector...

The Foreign Investment Law of China (“Foreign Investment Law”) came into effect on January 1, 2020. The State Council of China and relevant government departments have made a series of rules, regulations and measures for the Foreign Investment...
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December 2020

Combating the second wave in COVID cases across Europe: Restrictions in place and new support...

Featured Article from Meritas Global Legal Network Meritas has penned their observations and thoughts against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic on how its legal networks and member firms could assist clients in embracing new opportunities...
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November 2020

HONG KONG COURT EXTENDS THE SCOPE OF JURISDICTIONAL GATEWAY FOR TORT COMMITTED OVERSEAS...

In Fong Chak Kwan v Ascentic Ltd & Ors [2020] HKCFI 679, the Plaintiff (“P”) employee, who is a Hong Kong permanent resident, suffered multiple injuries as a result of an accident that took place in a sewage treatment factory in Ningbo City,...
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October 2020

DEAL MAKING IN A PANDEMIC: AN UPDATE FROM ASIA...

Mr Philip Wong, our Co-Managing Partner and Head of Commercial Department attended a signature event of Meritas Week 2020, a webinar panel discussion titled “Deal Making in a Pandemic: An update from Asia” at 9:00 am on 22 October 2020 (Hong...
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October 2020

Fintech Development as a Result of the Pandemic and Regulation as the Driving Force of the Fintech...

Featured Insight from Meritas A Webinar titled "Fintech Development as a Result of the Pandemic and Regulation as the Driving Force of the Fintech Environment" has been published by Meritas. Please click this link for more information. About...
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September 2020

Global Legal Network Meritas Focuses On Quality Amid Market Turbulence...

Featured Article from Meritas Global Legal Network Meritas has penned their observations and thoughts against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic on how its legal networks and member firms could assist clients in embracing new opportunities...