News & Updates

May 24, 2022

Case Update on 25 May 2022

Ronald recently appeared on behalf of an executor in an O.85 rule 2 Rules of the High Court administration action on whether an executor had the power to assent a property when the relevant will specified that the property was to be sold and converted into cash......

May 8, 2022

When worlds collide

Edward's latest article in China Business Law Journal - When different judicial systems clash on disputes involving foreign commercial judgments recognised and enforced in mainland China the outcomes have always been tricky, even under the confines of bilateral treaties. But recent progress may allow greater certainty......

May 4, 2022

The book of “Company Law in Hong Kong - Insolvency 2022” has been published

Ronald and Edward were excited to be part of the project acting as contributing authors......

Apr 24, 2022

Water Seepage In Multistorey Buildings: Nuisance By A Thousand Drips


滲水案件的爭拗通常在於維修爆裂喉管的責任誰屬。如果爆裂的喉管是一條來水喉的分支,並且位於單位外一個上鎖的水錶房內,應該由誰來處理呢?最近,數個媒體例如<東張西望>、<胡‧說樓市>及<Channel C HK>均報導,一單位業主遇上這個情況,被要求負責支付100萬元維修費用。但是,修理爆裂水管的責任應屬於大廈管理員、業主立案法團、還是單位業主呢?以下文章將探討這些問題。

作者: 容鳴新大律師 (中文翻譯: 左兆雯大律師)

Apr 14, 2022

The Struggle of Hong Kong Legal Profession

The article on "The Struggle of Hong Kong Legal Profession" written by Ronald and John has just been published on the latest issue of Hong Kong Lawyer......