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Debtor In Possession Financing In Asia - Considerations For Financial Institutions
At first blush, it may seem counterintuitive for financiers to compete to provide loans to debtor companies that have just filed for protection under an insolvency or restructuring procedure, but they have been proven to do so on a large scale in US Chapter 11 cases and for a variety of reasons, ...
4 Sep 2018
CW Advanced Technologies Limited – Recognition Issues Considered
In the recent case Re CW Advanced Technologies Limited,1 the Hong Kong court took the opportunity, albeit only obiter dicta, to raise and briefly comment ...
Hong Kong
24 Aug 2018
Vietnamese NPLs: Towards A Secondary Debt Trading Regime?
The Vietnamese banking system has struggled to recover from the non-performing loan (NPL) hangover caused by high credit growth and loose lending practices in recent years.
2 Aug 2017
Hong Kong Insolvency Law Update: A Happy Sequel To The Legendary Legend Authority
Experienced insolvency practitioners in Hong Kong are all familiar with Hong Kong Court of Appeal's decision of 1 March 2006 in the liquidation of Legend International Resorts Limited.
Hong Kong
21 Mar 2017
Standard Form Order For Production Of Documents To Foreign Liquidator
The Honourable Mr Justice Harris, the incumbent Companies Judge, has continued the recent development of cross-border assistance in insolvency matters.
Hong Kong
20 Sep 2016
Recognition Of Liquidator Not Appointed In Place Of Incorporation
A key factor contributing to the vitality and development of the common law is that judges can have the benefit of authorities from other jurisdictions with a comparable legal framework.
Hong Kong
19 Aug 2016
Cross-Border Insolvency: Guidance From The Companies Judge
The last two years have seen a number of foreign incorporated companies generating court decisions in Hong Kong that provide timely and important guidance in windings-up with cross-border issues.
Hong Kong
8 Feb 2016
Yung Kee – The Final Word
On 11 November 2015, the Court of Final Appeal ("CFA") delivered its judgment in the high-profile Yung Kee case.
Hong Kong
2 Dec 2015
Local Concerns Outweigh Offshore Creditors’ Interests In Chinese Restructurings
Bankruptcies and reorganizations are viewed in the People’s Republic of China as very much a practical issue.
30 Sep 2014
A Resolution Regime Of Financial Institutions In Hong Kong
On 7 January 2014 the Financial Services and Treasury Bureau of the Hong Kong Government (FSTB), in conjunction with the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) and the Insurance Authority (IA), issued a first stage consultation regarding the introduction of a resolution regime for financial institutions in Hong Kong (the "Consultation").
Hong Kong
21 Jan 2014
Second Circuit Holds That Chapter 15 Debtors Must Satisfy Eligibility Requirements Of Section 109(a) Of The Bankruptcy Code In Order To Be Eligible For Relief
In a case of importance to foreign representatives of foreign debtors seeking the assistance of US courts pursuant to chapter 15 of the Bankruptcy Code, the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has held that the debtor eligibility requirements of section 109(a) of the US Bankruptcy Code apply in cases under chapter 15 as they would in cases under other chapters of the Bankruptcy Code.
31 Dec 2013
First Scheme Of Arrangement For A Vietnamese Company Is Sanctioned
The High Court has sanctioned a scheme of arrangement between a Vietnamese company and certain of its creditors; the first time a Vietnamese company has taken advantage of this restructuring process in England.
12 Sep 2013
New Regulations Aimed At Improving Foreign Press Operations In Vietnam
On 23 October 2012 the Vietnamese Government issued Decree No. 88/2012/ND-CP (Decree 88) regulating the information and press activities of foreign correspondents and foreign agencies and organisations in Vietnam.
6 Dec 2012
Decree On Tendering And The Selection Of Construction Contractors Amended
On 12 September 2012 the Vietnamese Government issued Decree No. 68/2012/ND-CP.
3 Oct 2012
How Credit Institutions Can Obtain SBV Approval To List Shares On Stock Exchanges
On 13 September 2012 the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) issued Circular No. 26/2012/TT-NHNN (Circular 26) guiding the 2010 Law on Credit Institutions.
20 Sep 2012
Criminal Liability For Auditors - Who’s Next?
The Companies Bill recently passed in the Legislative Council renders auditors criminally liable if they knowingly or recklessly omit certain information from their reports.
Hong Kong
15 Aug 2012
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