Company Law

A. The problems of offshore type funds relating to private funds EVOLVING INTERNATIONAL AND OFFSHORE TAX LAW AND RISK PE fund systems in the Cayman Islands have traditionally been branded as…
October 2021
Facts Y, a holder of a bond issued by C, petitioned in Hong Kong to wind up C, a Bermuda-incorporated company listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd, on the grounds of…
July 2021
[Companies (Winding Up and Miscellaneous Provisions) Ordinance (Cap.32) s.182] C, an insolvent company listed on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Ltd, applied for a validation order…
May 2021
Facts C was a listed company incorporated in Hong Kong held by AGL, also a listed company in Hong Kong. A direct wholly-owned subsidiary of AGL (the Offeror) put forward a scheme of arrangement to…
February 2021
Company law — scheme of arrangement — sanction by court — modifications to scheme and scheme document after distribution of scheme document, before and at scheme meeting — whether modifications…
January 2020
Company law — voluntary winding-up — whether should be converted to compulsory winding-up — if majority of creditors preferred voluntary liquidation, petitioner would have to show valid reason An…
October 2019
COMPANY LAW Yeung Bing Kwong Kenneth v Mount Oscar Ltd [2019] 3 HKLRD 575, [2019] HKCA 688, [2019] HKEC 2006 Court of Appeal Civil Appeal No 26 of 2019 Kwan V-P, Yuen and Au JJA 11, 26 June 2019…
September 2019
Company law — liquidation — order for production under Companies Ordinance (Cap. 32) [repealed] s. 221 — Companies (Winding Up and Miscellaneous Provisions) Ordinance (Cap. 32) s. 286B — contempt…
April 2019
Company law — directors — right to inspect documents — application by director whose removal inevitable — whether application made for improper purpose — inference to be drawn from inevitable removal…
March 2019