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References – Cautionary Tales for Employers 1200 810 Adam Hugill

References – Cautionary Tales for Employers

Requesting references for prospective employers is common practice: what do you need to know when requesting or providing references?

M&A: A Quick Look Into Due Diligence 1600 1131 Harry Tang

M&A: A Quick Look Into Due Diligence

Due diligence remains an essential exercise during or prior to any potential transaction. Not only does it provide a clearer picture of how a target company operates, but it also determines the commerciality of the potential transaction, as well as providing points for negotiation between the parties. There are a wide range of areas to be considered by parties – this article highlights the more common and significant areas to be considered by potential purchasers and sellers in due diligence.

Civil Litigation Explained: Injunctions 1600 583 Hugill & Ip

Civil Litigation Explained: Injunctions

Injunctions are equitable remedies. Accordingly, applicants are required to act without undue delay to preserve their rights. They must also act reasonably and conscionably.

How Confidential Are Arbitration Proceedings? 1200 797 Jonathan Gray

How Confidential Are Arbitration Proceedings?

While confidentiality in arbitration proceedings is broadly protected under the Arbitration Ordinance and common law, there are nonetheless exceptions where disclosure is permitted. More importantly, it should not be assumed that disputes over disclosure of confidential material relating to arbitrations conducted will necessarily be heard by a Hong Kong Court or determined in accordance with the law.

ALB Law Awards | Hugill & Ip Nominated in Nine Categories 1600 1006 Hugill & Ip

ALB Law Awards | Hugill & Ip Nominated in Nine Categories

Asian Legal Business (ALB) will present the 21th Annual Kingfisher Hong Kong Law Awards in an event held on 9th September 2022 at Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong. These prestigious awards will pay tribute to the outstanding performance of private practitioners and in-house teams in Hong Kong and around the region. Hugill & Ip has been…

Hong Kong Lawyer | A Company Director Being Adjudged Guilty Of Having Committed Second Contempt Of Court 900 900 Hugill & Ip

Hong Kong Lawyer | A Company Director Being Adjudged Guilty Of Having Committed Second Contempt Of Court

Case Analysis: High Fashion New Media Corporation Ltd. V. Leong Ma Li [2022] HKCFI 2234 (HCMP 932/2020)

Hong Kong Lawyer | Playing For A Cause 800 502 Hugill & Ip

Hong Kong Lawyer | Playing For A Cause

Formed in December 2021, the Legal Services Hockey Team, comprises of solicitors, barristers, and various legal professionals

Terminating the Employment Relationship 1200 675 Hugill & Ip

Terminating the Employment Relationship

FAQs on legal issues which arise for the employer and the employee when parting ways, either by termination, by mutual agreement or by operation of law

Tatler | Mistresses, Secret Children, Inheritance Shocks: How to Make a Will in Hong Kong 1400 935 Hugill & Ip

Tatler | Mistresses, Secret Children, Inheritance Shocks: How to Make a Will in Hong Kong

Tatler finds out how to solve the challenges that can arise around estates and their myriad competing interests

STEP Hong Kong | Protection from Protectors 1200 801 Hugill & Ip

STEP Hong Kong | Protection from Protectors

Matters to consider when appointing a protector for your trust

Podcast S4E2 | Employment: Labour Tribunal Proceedings 1600 583 Adam Hugill

Podcast S4E2 | Employment: Labour Tribunal Proceedings

Adam Hugill walks through the Labour Tribunal rules, procedures and what to expect in employment disputes, giving practical advice and using real-life examples.

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Gafencu | Hugill & Ip’s Alfred Ip on supporting marriage equality and his time sitting as deputy district judge 800 566 Hugill & Ip

Gafencu | Hugill & Ip’s Alfred Ip on supporting marriage equality and his time sitting as deputy district judge

Discussing his legal career and his commitment to pushing for better rights for the LGBTQ+ community

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