How to draft a will in Hong Kong?

July 02, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comments

How to Make a Will in Hong Kong 相關文章: Contact Us Arbitration Lawyer in Hong Kong – Costs involved in International Arbitration A Brief Note on the Passing of Arbitration and Mediation Legislation (Third Party Funding) (Amendment) Bill Associate – Chris Pan (Ms.) Consultant – Edward Tai

Hong Kong Inheritance Lawyer: Probate and Letters of Administration in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Inheritance Lawyer: How to Apply for a Probate / Letters of Administration in Hong Kong What is Probate? What is Letters of Administration? What is grant? Probate is a legal documents issued by the Probate Registry of the High Court of HKSAR to appoint a person or persons named in the Will as executor to administer the estate of the deceased disposed in the Will. Letters of Administration is a legal documents issued by...

Hong Kong Divorce Lawyer – How Matrimonial Assets be Divided on Divorce in Hong Kong?

Hong Kong Divorce Lawyer – How Matrimonial Assets be Divided on Divorce in Hong Kong? Introductory Being a divorce lawyer in Hong Kong, I often need explain to clients the law on the adjustment of matrimonial asset and maintenance on divorce in Hong Kong.  Actually, adjustment of matrimonial assets and maintenance are generally two related aspect of one issue, which means the transfer of property from one party of the...

HKEX’s Consultation on Dual Class Shares Listing

HKEX’s Consultation on Dual Class Shares Listing After the Hong Kong Stock HKEX (HKEX)’s rejection of Alibaba’s listing application because of its dual class share structure (also known as Weighted Voting Rights structure, “WVR”) in 2014, the issue as to whether Hong Kong should admit WVR companies to listing has aroused great controversies. Subsequently, the top financial officials in the special administrative region...

New Changes to the Companies Ordinance – Significant Controller Register

February 01, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Company Law Practice in Hong Kong   |   0 Comments

New Changes to the Companies Ordinance – Significant Controller Register From 1 March 2018, companies incorporated in Hong Kong, except listed companies, are required to keep a significant controller register at their registered offices. This article will give a brief introduction of the newly enacted Division 2A, Part 12 of the Companies Ordinance, cap. 622 relating to the significant controller register, and their major implications...

Without Prejudice Letter – A Shield As Well As A Sword In Settlement Negotiation

January 04, 2018  |   Posted by :   |   Litigation in Hong Kong Court   |   0 Comments

Without Prejudice Letter in Hong Kong litigation – A Shield As Well As A Sword In Settlement Negotiation Without Prejudice Letter – What is It? The nature and application of without prejudice correspondences are by no means strange to lawyers in common law jurisdictions.  Without prejudice communication is a branch of the law of evidence. Its primary purpose is to facilitate settlements in civil proceedings. Therefore,...

Probate in Hong Kong- What if Two Applications for the Probate of the same estate?

Probate in Hong Kong- What if Two Applications for the Probate of the same estate? Under Hong Kong law, the persons entitled for the application of a probate have different priority based on their relationship with the deceased. For example, the first priority goes to the deceased’ spouse, then children, then parents. What will happen if two persons in the same rank of priority both want to be the grantee and both make the...