Cross-border Dispute

HK Court to Go Ahead with Keepwell Claim

HK Court to Go Ahead with Keepwell Claim 1920 1080 Kelly
Claims under a Keepwell Deed, despite ongoing insolvency proceedings in PRC, should be determined in Hong Kong according to its exclusive jurisdiction clause.

Update on how Hong Kong court approaches offshore soft-touch provisional liquidation

Update on how Hong Kong court approaches offshore soft-touch provisional liquidation 150 150 Hauzen
This article examine the recent development of the laws regarding soft-touch provisional liquidation.

Dealing with parallel insolvency proceedings in different jurisdictions?

Dealing with parallel insolvency proceedings in different jurisdictions? 150 150 Hauzen
When there are cross-border insolvency disputes, the Court would also consider if it is appropriate for the creditors to pursue parallel proceedings in multiple jurisdictions. This article would examine how the court would approach the relevant issues.

How do Hong Kong courts determine whether or not to sanction a Scheme of Arrangement to restructure foreign debt?

How do Hong Kong courts determine whether or not to sanction a Scheme of Arrangement to restructure foreign debt? 1402 790 Hauzen
When a company is insolvent, it is possible that the creditors would agree on a scheme of arrangement to restructure its debt. Sometimes, the courts will be asked to sanction such scheme. This article examines what factors the court will take into account.

Enforcing PRC judgments in Hong Kong – how do Hong Kong courts deal with an exclusive jurisdiction clause?

Enforcing PRC judgments in Hong Kong – how do Hong Kong courts deal with an exclusive jurisdiction clause? 150 150 Hauzen
This article examines the mechanism under he Mainland Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) Ordinance, Cap. 597 through which Mainland Court a judgment is enforced in Hong Kong.

A milestone for the application by Hong Kong liquidators for recognition and assistance in the Mainland

A milestone for the application by Hong Kong liquidators for recognition and assistance in the Mainland 1400 787 Hauzen
Under the cooperation mechanism, the Mainland and Hong Kong jurisdictions agreed to the terms that several cities, such as Shanghai, Shenzhen and Xiamen in the Mainland and Hong Kong would mutually recognize and assist each other in matters regarding insolvency.

Enforcing an arbitral award under the New York Convention of Enforcement of Arbitral Awards 1958

Enforcing an arbitral award under the New York Convention of Enforcement of Arbitral Awards 1958 150 150 Hauzen
Companies often choose to resolve disputes by way of international arbitration because awards granted by an international arbitration tribunal may be enforced worldwide. This article examines how to enforce an arbitral award under the New York Convention of Enforcement of Arbitral Awards 1958.

Enforcing an arbitral award under the New York Convention of Enforcement of Arbitral Awards 1958

Enforcing an arbitral award under the New York Convention of Enforcement of Arbitral Awards 1958 150 150 Hauzen
Companies often choose to resolve disputes by way of international arbitration because awards granted by an international arbitration tribunal may be enforced worldwide. Recognition and enforcement of arbitration awards in domestic courts is one of the most valuable aspects of arbitration proceedings. This article examines how a New York Convention arbitral award can be enforced in Hong Kong.
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