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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...
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June 2019

DELEGATION FROM SHANGHAI HUANGPU DISTRICT BUREAU OF JUSTICE AND ELITE YOUNG LAWYERS VISITED GALLANT...

A delegation of 18 elite young lawyers from Shanghai Huangpu District (“SHD”), led by Mr Mao Yongjun, Deputy Director General of SHD Bureau of Justice, and 4 other officials of SHD, visited our firm on 13 June 2019. They were greeted by our...
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May 2019

LEGAL NEWS UPDATE : PRIORITY OF CHARGING ORDER ABSOLUTE AND EQUITABLE CHARGE ON FUTURE SALE...

Gain Hero Finance Limited v Winland Finance Limited [2019] HKCFI 771 is a case arising out of an intended sale of a property, in which an important question about the nature of a charging order was discussed. Back in 2014, the owner of the property...
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May 2019

GALLANT ATTENDED MERITAS ANNUAL MEETING 2019...

Mr Philip Wong, our Partner and Head of Commercial Department attended the Meritas Annual Meeting 2019 for and on behalf of our Firm in San Diego, the United States of America from 3-5 April 2019. During the Annual Meeting, representatives of member...
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April 2019

What’s So Significant about the Significant Controllers Register?...

As part of the international efforts to combat money laundering and terrorist financing and to fulfil its international obligations as a member of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), Hong Kong has introduced the Companies (Amendment) Ordinance...
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April 2019

ASIALAW REGIONAL AWARDS 2019...

We are pleased to announce that our firm has been shortlisted as one of the six candidates for the Asialaw Regional Awards 2019 - Hong Kong Firm of the Year. The reward decision of the Asialaw Regional Awards 2019 is based on the research and...