DVC Brochure

30 May 2018

DVC is excited to launch its inaugural DVC Brochure   Vol 1 of the 2018 Edition of the Brochure can be found here or under our DVC Brochure tab If you would like a hard copy of the DVC Brochure, please email Practice Development Director, Aparna Bundro, aparnabundro@dvc.hk    Click here to read more

Unfair Prejudice and Shareholders’ Winding-Up presented by DVC’s Yang-Wahn Hew and Stephanie Wong

18 May 2018

When and how can aggrieved shareholders petition the court for relief when affairs are considered unfairly prejudicial? What elements does one need to satisfy to invoke the relevant statutory provision? On 8 May, Yang-Wahn Hew and Stephanie Wong delivered a compelling in-house presentation on Unfair Prejudice and Shareholders' Winding-Up. This was a lunchtime CPD accredited seminar held at Des Voeux Chambers before an intimate audience of solicitors made up of... Click here to read more

Who landed a new appointment as a member of the Competition Commission?

02 May 2018

DVC's Rachel Lam was appointed a new member of the Competition Commission on 27th April for a period of 2 years from 1 May.  Click here to read more​   Click here to read more

A Word of Counsel 2nd Edition

25 April 2018

DVC is delighted to to share with you the 2nd Edition of A Word of Counsel.  The latest newsletter can be found on our DVC website newsletter tab.  If you would like to subscribe to DVC's Newsletter, please email Aparna Bundro, Practice Development Director, aparnabundro@dvc.hk  Click here to read more

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... Click here to read more

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... Click here to read more

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... Click here to read more

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... Click here to read more

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 -... Click here to read more

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... Click here to read more