Litigation

Mainland-Hong Kong Interim Measures Arrangement Takes Effect Today

Mainland-Hong Kong Interim Measures Arrangement Takes Effect Today 1600 1006 Hugill & Ip

The Arrangement Concerning Mutual Assistance in Court-ordered Interim Measures in Aid of Arbitral Proceedings by the Courts of the Mainland and of the HKSAR (the Arrangement), which was signed on…

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How Can Alternative Dispute Resolution Impact Art Law?

How Can Alternative Dispute Resolution Impact Art Law? 1080 720 Matthew Love

Mediation and arbitration can be very effective options for the resolution of art law related disputes, especially for those who prefer not to disclose sensitive or confidential information in open court.

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Arbitration Focus Week: Enforcement of Arbitration Awards in Hong Kong and Internationally

Arbitration Focus Week: Enforcement of Arbitration Awards in Hong Kong and Internationally 600 401 Matthew Love

Once the arbitration has concluded and an award has been issued by the tribunal, it must then be applied in order to be enforced in Hong Kong or internationally in a foreign jurisdiction.

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Arbitration Focus Week: The Results of Arbitration – Remedies and Appeals

Arbitration Focus Week: The Results of Arbitration – Remedies and Appeals 487 409 Matthew Love

While arbitrators have powers similar to those of the Hong Kong courts with respect to the granting of remedies, the parties to an arbitration are generally unable to appeal or…

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Arbitration Focus Week: Can You Arbitrate? Should You?

Arbitration Focus Week: Can You Arbitrate? Should You? 1050 700 Matthew Love

Before agreeing to arbitrate legal disputes, it’s important to understand how its unique procedural and award system make it a popular means of alternative dispute resolution.

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Interim Measures by Mainland China Courts Applicable to Hong Kong-seated Arbitrations

Interim Measures by Mainland China Courts Applicable to Hong Kong-seated Arbitrations 800 1115 Carmen Tang

The Interim Measures Arrangement marks a new milestone in the Governments’ effort in safeguarding interests of arbitration parties by allowing them to apply for interim measures of protection before an arbitral award is granted via HK-seated arbitration.

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Acquisition and Protection of Art: from Building a Collection to Safeguarding its Copyright

Acquisition and Protection of Art: from Building a Collection to Safeguarding its Copyright 1600 1200 Alfred Ip

Common issues for art law include how works of art should be valued, how to protect and acquire ownership of Intellectual Property Rights in art, free speech issues, authenticating and dealing with stolen artworks, cross-border transfer and a variety of business issues related to the art industry.

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Trust Focus Week: Breach of Trust and “Anti-Bartlett” Provisions

Trust Focus Week: Breach of Trust and “Anti-Bartlett” Provisions 600 800 Alfred Ip

It is reassuring for settlors to know that the Hong Kong courts hold professional trustees to a very high standard when exercising their fiduciary duties. Strong protection from the courts may be another reason why professional trustees may be preferred.

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Dispute Resolution Focus Week: Enforcement of Judgment

Dispute Resolution Focus Week: Enforcement of Judgment 1500 1125 Alfred Ip

After a long legal process, a judgment is entered in your favour. Sometimes the judgment can only be satisfied after it is enforced, and the winning party has different options how to do this in Hong Kong.

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Dispute Resolution Focus Week: Simple Guide to Litigation in Hong Kong – Part II

Dispute Resolution Focus Week: Simple Guide to Litigation in Hong Kong – Part II 1102 734 Alfred Ip

Basic 101 guide to litigation in Hong Kong: before and during the trial, including the eventuality of appeal and guidance about legal costs.

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