30 September 2020 - Events
Advised a leading global financial institution in defending a High Court claim by a customer in relation to an alleged error trade, including advising on litigation strategy, settlement negotiations and dealing with various contested court applications.
Advised a high networth individual in cross-border proceedings in relation to a matrimonial dispute, including resisting injunctions and coordinating proceedings in Mainland China, Hong Kong and the BVI.
Advising a Hong Kong-listed company in defending High Court proceedings arising out of a dispute over share options worth over HK$2 billion.
Assisted several multinational companies in internal investigations into alleged non-compliant business practices, including coordinating electronic data collection and review, interviewing employees, determining compliance risks under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and recommending remedial measures.
Advised a US-based software company on the feasibility of promotional events to be attended by government officials, specifically in relation to compliance risks under the Prevention of Bribery Ordinance.
Hong Kong, 2015
Co-author, Commentary on the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and the UK Bribery Act: how they impact financial institutions in the Asia Pacific Region, 21 January 2015, Conventus Law
‘Ready for a fight: How to make your contractual clauses work for you’, Association of Corporate Counsel Hong Kong - 10 September 2019
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24 September 2020 - Article
The window for "easy" partnership amended returns for CARES Act benefits is closing
24 September 2020 - Events
Webinar series on Family: Part 2 - Wills and Deed of Guardianship if you have children | Cantonese session
24 September 2020 - Podcast
Withers talks: families and family office | Ep 5: Asset protection for children including trusts and prenups
22 September 2020 - Article
Charting an estate planning course in the uncertain political waters of the US Election
22 September 2020 - Events