New statutory inside information disclosure regime and amendments to the Listing Rules come into effect on 1 January 2013 – Are you ready?

In our May 2012 e-bulletin, we summarised the new statutory disclosure regime for inside information under a Part XIVA of the Securities and Futures Ordinance (“SFO”) which will come into effect on 1 January 2013. As this date is fast approaching, this bulletin serves as a reminder to listed companies to ensure that you are … Read more

“Dispute resolution and governing law clauses in China-related commercial contracts”: 5th edition now available

Chinese law restricts both the choice of law and the types of dispute resolution mechanism in China-related commercial contracts. As a result, drafting governing law and dispute resolution clauses in these contracts is not straightforward. This guide, designed for clients doing business in China or with Chinese counterparties, explains when the restrictions apply and how … Read more