Doyles singles out 4 of DVC’s members for their abilities and expertise in the Family Law arena in 2018

09 April 2018

John Scott SC has been recognised by Doyles as a Leading Senior Counsel for Hong Kong family, Divorce and Matrimonial matters in 2018. Simon Westbrook SC has been identified by Doyles as a Recommended Senior Counsel for Hong Kong Family, Divorce and Matrimonial matters in 2018.  For the 3rd year in a row, Mairéad Rattigan has been acclaimed by Doyles as a Preeminent Junior Counsel for her expertise in Hong... View Article

Reflections on Competition Law in Hong Kong and the UK and EU-brought to you by DVC’s Catrina Lam, Paul Harris QC (Monckton Chambers) & David Chu (Proskauer Rose)

03 April 2018

  In a trio of Competition events, DVC's Catrina Lam joined forces with Paul Harris QC of Monckton Chambers and David Chu of Proskauer Rose to deliver industry driven presentations before an audience consisting of in-house counsel, practitioners from the finance sector and lastly delegates from the construction industry.  The first event was held in collaboration with the HKCCA on Tuesday 13th March at the Bankers Club, ("Know your Competition Risks... View Article

Evolving IP Issues in Brand Protection in the Digital Marketing Era - an IP Symposium as part of the DVC Oxford-HKU Visiting Fellowship Series

30 March 2018

In an event that captured the hearts and minds of 81 attendees on Saturday 24 March, a panel made up of 8 IP experts converged to present an engaging breakfast Symposium entitled “Evolving IP Issues in Brand Protection in the Digital Marketing Era” at Mayer Brown JSM’s offices. The panel comprised keynote speaker, Associate Professor, Dr Dev Gangjee, Visiting Fellow, DVC Oxford-HKU Visiting Fellowship, and DVC’s Winnie Tam SC (moderator... View Article

DVC’s Winnie Tam SC to lead the Communications watchdog

19 March 2018

Winnie Tam SC, has been appointed to chair the Communications Authority for a term of at least 1 year, ending 31st March 2019. Winnie Tam SC will be responsible for licensing and regulating the broadcasting and telecommunications industries in HK. She was formerly the head of the Bar Association and  is a member of the Hong Kong Tourism Board, West Kowloon Cultural District Authority and the advisory committee on corruption of... View Article

One-on-One Video interviews with DVC’s Competition specialists

09 March 2018

Click on the thumbnails below to listen to some of  our competition specialists  - as they share their experiences on this rapidly developing area of practice.  Stay tuned for more updates following our 3 events taking place this week: Competition event in collaboration with the HKCCA - 13th March 2018 Competition Finance event - 14th March 2018 Competition Construction Event in conjunction with the Society of Construction Law Hong Kong -... View Article

DVC Oxford - HKU Visiting Fellowship Series Evolving IP Issues in Brand Protection in the Digital Marketing Era

08 March 2018

A powerhouse of panelists await at our collaborative IP Symposium next Saturday, 24 March. Join Winnie Tam SC, CW Ling, Stephanie Wong, Gabriela Kennedy, Dr Hoachen Sun, Eugene Yap,  Zoe McDonald ,  Amita Kaur Haylock and visiting Associate Professor, and keynote speaker Dr Dev Gangjee as they uncover how to build and enforce brands effectively in the constantly shifting digital marketing era of the 21st century as part of the DVC Oxford-HKU Visiting Fellowship Series. To... View Article

Capstones of the Hong Kong Competition Ordinance within the Construction Society

06 March 2018

Des Voeux Chambers and Society of Construction Law Hong Kong would like to invite you for an evening seminar presented by Catrina Lam of Des Voeux Chambers, Paul Harris QC of Monckton Chambers and David Chu of Proskauer Rose.  The presenters will discuss the four cardinal sins, the nuts and bolts of bid rigging and joint tendering: do's and don'ts, legal and illegal cartels explained: the inside track on how to stay... View Article

Book Launch of “Company Law: Powers & Accountability - Second Edition” authored by William Wong SC, Kerby Lau and Dato Loh Siew Cheang

01 March 2018

What happens when a board of directors is deadlocked? What redress is available for warring camps of shareholders? Is an appointment of a receiver over the entire company the only solution? These were some of the questions asked and answered at the Book Launch of “Company Law: Powers & Accountability - Second Edition,” the newly published leading Hong Kong Company Law text co-authored by William Wong SC, Kerby Lau and... View Article

Competition Law Red Flags to look out for in the finance sector

27 February 2018

Hong Kong's Competition Ordinance marks a significant watershed moment in the city's legal landscape. But what does it mean for you? Are you aware of the Ordinance's pitfalls? Would you know how to survive a dawn raid? Click RSVP in the invitation/link below to join Catrina Lam of Des Voeux Chambers, Paul Harris QC of Monckton Chambers & David Chu of Proskauer Rose LLP on 14th March to find out which Competition Law Red Flags... View Article

Gong Xi Fa Cai! DVC wishes you a happy and successful Year of the Dog

12 February 2018

  Gong Xi Fa Cai! DVC wishes you a happy and successful Year of the Dog      View Article