The Law Society (“Society”) and Hong Kong Academy of Law (“Academy”) organised 17 seminars in February.
The Society jointly organised a seminar entitled “Cap. 622 – Three Years On” with the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries on 27 February. The seminar highlighted the successes of the Companies Ordinance (Cap. 622) (“Ordinance”) and identified areas which may be in need of further fine-tuning or reform. 195 participants attended the seminar.
Speakers of the seminar were Professor David C. Donald, Professor in the Law Faculty of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Mr. Peter Lake, Partner of Slaughter and May, Mr. Ernest Lee, Council Member of The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries, Ms. Susan Lo, Executive Director, Director of Corporate Services and Head of Learning & Development of Tricor Services Limited, Professor C.K. Low, Associate Professor in Corporate Law, Business School of The Chinese University of Hong Kong and Dr. William M.F. Wong, S. C. of Des Voeux Chambers.