Samuel Hung

Senior Associate, RPC

Background Stoffel & Co v Grondona [2020] UKSC 42 is the first authoritative application of the common law principles underpinning an illegality defence in a professional negligence setting,…
January 2021
If, subject to the discretion of the court, prime rate plus one percent is the starting point for awarding pre-judgment interest on debts and damages (Industry Insights, August 2016), then the…
November 2016
In a series of recent judgments handed down by the Court of Appeal in Hong Kong, an issue arose as to the rate of pre-judgment interest awarded on damages for non-personal injury civil claims, in the…
August 2016