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ADR coming of age for financial disputes in Hong Kong

Published on 20 November 2017. By Jonathan Crompton, Partner and Maria Petzsch, Registered Foreign Lawyer (England & Wales)

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Alternative dispute resolution is coming of age for financial disputes in Hong Kong, as we see the FDRC's Financial Dispute Resolution Scheme expand from 1 January 2018 and 1 July 2018.

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Another meander through Three Rivers (No 5): the scope of legal advice privilege

Published on 22 December 2016. By Maria Petzsch, Registered Foreign Lawyer (England & Wales) and Parham Kouchikali, Partner

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The High Court rejected RBS' claim that interview notes taken by the bank and its external lawyers in the course of two internal investigations were privileged.

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High Court clarifies scope of duties owed by directors to shareholders

Published on 03 December 2015. By Maria Petzsch, Registered Foreign Lawyer (England & Wales) and Simon Hart, Partner

The High Court has struck out a number of claims brought by shareholders in what was, in 2008, Lloyds TSB against its directors (Sharp & others v Blank & others).

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