2nd Annual Global Restructuring Review

18 October 2018

DVC's Look Chan Ho will join  standout  specialists in the insolvency and restructuring field as they consider PRC restructuring law at the GRR Live which will take place on Tuesday 6 November at Town House. Click here for more information.     Click here to read more

Superwomen in Intellectual Property

05 October 2018

Join leading IP practitioners including DVC's Winnie Tam SC, JP as they discuss myriad challenges on the IP horizon and their pathways to success on the IP front in "Superwomen in Intellectual Property: A Sharing Session"  on 25 October as part of @Hong Kong University's 50th anniversary celebrations.   Click here to read more

DVC’s Catrina Lam will be speaking at the upcoming ABA Antitrust Section at its Global Seminar Series

05 October 2018

With antitrust trials set to become a new chapter in Hong Kong’s competition enforcement regime, we are delighted that DVC's Catrina Lam will be speaking at the upcoming ABA Antitrust Section at its Global Seminar Series focused on antitrust trials on 31st October. A terrific panel of antitrust trial lawyers will share lessons and practice tips for proving and defending antitrust violations at trial. View this link to register now... Click here to read more

DVC’s Head of Chambers secures Asia Barrister of the Year Award at the Asialaw Awards dinner on 20 September

21 September 2018

Click here to read more https://www.asialaw.com/articles/asialaw-and-benchmark-litigation-asia-pacific-dispute-resolution-awards-2018-shortlist-announced/arzuecye Click here to read more

DVC’s War Stories Taken from the Trade Mark & Restructuring Front Lines: Pick your Battles

18 September 2018

At a thought leadership event entitled "War Stories Taken from the Trade Mark & Restructuring Front Lines: Pick your Battles"  held in concert with the HKCCA, a group of in-house and general counsel from a spectrum of different industries converged at the Bankers Club on the evening of 13th September.  After introductory remarks by Andrew Olsen, CEO of HKCCA, the evening got off to a brisk start when DVC's Winnie... Click here to read more

Rescheduled: Des Voeux Chambers Cambridge-HKU Visiting Fellowship, 20th September 2018

18 September 2018

Please note that, following Typhoon Mangkhut, the DVC-Cambridge-HKU Fellowship on  'Short Selling' which was due to take place on Monday, 17th September has now been rescheduled to Thursday, 20th September.  RSVP details appear below. We look forward to seeing you on Thursday evening.   Click here to read more

Controlling Costs - a CPD accredited presentation by DVC’s Look-Chan Ho and Tommy Cheung

12 September 2018

How do you reduce costs without compromising on quality? Join DVC's Look-Chan Ho and Tommy Cheung on Thursday, 20 September for a lunchtime CPD accredited presentation to learn more about Controlling Costs which will include an overview of  very recent case law that has emerged in the context of insolvency, commercial and third party funding litigation.  As seats are limited, registration will be on a first come- first served basis.... Click here to read more

Des Voeux Chambers Cambridge-HKU Visiting Fellowship

04 September 2018

Public Lecture: Some 'Short' Observations on Short Selling Regulation by Dr Elizabeth Howell Chaired by Mr John Scott QC, SC, JP, Head of Des Voeux Chambers Click here to read more

More than meets the Eye: Insolvency and Competition Law updates featuring DVC’s Richard Leung JP and Tommy Cheung

27 August 2018

On 26 April 2018, DVC’s Richard Leung JP and Tommy Cheung delivered an enlightening seminar on minority shareholders’ rights to an audience from The Hong Kong Chartered Institute of Secretaries made up of counsel and accountants. Richard and Tommy examined various weapons minority shareholders could deploy for countering and/or checking against oppression by the majority, including the frequently utilised derivative actions, just and equitable winding-up petitions and unfair prejudice petitions, as... Click here to read more