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October 2019

2019 NEWLY ADMITTED SOLICITORS STAYING WITH OUR FIRM...

Tommy Young, Aurelia Keung and Dorothy Lo were admitted to the roll of solicitors of the Hong Kong High Court this month. They successfully went through the two-year training as trainee solicitors in our Firm. During that period, they were assigned...
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October 2019

GALLANT RECOGNIZED BY IFLR1000 2020...

We are pleased to announce that in IFLR1000 2020, our firm is recognised as a notable firm and our Partner and Head of Commercial Department, Mr Philip Wong is also recognised as a highly regarded lawyer. IFLR1000 has been publishing the world’s...
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September 2019

Tax Assessment for Land Redevelopment Arrangement Annulled by the Court of Final Appeal...

The Court of Final Appeal recently annulled a profits tax assessment in relation to the payment received by the landowner upon a disposal of land for redevelopment in Perfekta Enterprises Limited v Commissioner of Inland Revenue [2019] HKCFA 25. The...
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September 2019

GALLANT RECOGNIZED BY ASIALAW PROFILES 2020...

We are pleased to announce that in Asialaw Profiles 2020, our firm is recognised as Outstanding in the practice areas of Banking & Finance and Corporate & M&A. Besides, our firm is Highly Recommended in the practice areas of Dispute Resolution,...
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September 2019

PRESENTATION OF THE GALLANT PRIZE IN INTRODUCTION TO PRC LAW FOR 2018-2019 AT THE LAW FACULTY...

Mr. Andrew Wong, partner of our Real Estate Department, attended the Faculty Opening Ceremony of the Law Faculty of The University of Hong Kong on 30 August 2019 and, on behalf of our firm, presented the Gallant Prize in Introduction to PRC Law to...
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August 2019

Gallant’s Real Estate Department Receives ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 Certification...

We are pleased to announce that our Firm’s Real Estate Department has been certified under ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 14001:2015 in relation to the provision of real estate legal services and advisory works. International Organization for...
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August 2019

Seminar to Bank of Communications Co., Ltd. Hong Kong Branch...

Bank of Communications Co., Ltd. Hong Kong Branch has invited our firm to deliver a seminar in its premises on 24 July 2019 on various topics. Over 100 bank officers from different departments of the Bank attended the seminar. Mr Philip Wong,...
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July 2019

In what circumstances can sexual discrimination be inferred?...

Judges are often said to be reluctant to draw any inference of sex discrimination in workplace from the mere fact of employers’ unreasonable behaviour. This is sometimes misunderstood to mean that sex discrimination cannot be inferred without...
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July 2019

GALLANT ACHIEVES GLOBAL CYBERSECURITY STANDARD...

We are pleased to announce that our firm has successfully reached the international cybersecurity standards for law firms set by Meritas, the global alliance of independent business law firms. Our firm is a member of Meritas and, in order to retain...