Dominic Wai participates in the IR Global Disputes Virtual Series – Technology & Disputes: The impact of new technology on litigation and dispute resolution

Foreward by Andrew Chilvers For the legal sector, COVID-19 has been a huge catalyst for change globally. Overnight, almost all legal advisors decamped en masse from their expensive mid-town and city offices to their homes to work. Personal meetings suddenly disappeared to be replaced by virtual meetings on Zoom or Microsoft Teams. As the UK […]

Dominic WaiPartner, ONC Lawyers

Mr Dominic Wai presented a webinar for members of the Association of Corporate Counsel on investigating misconduct in foreign jurisdictions

On 26 August 2020, our Partner Mr Dominic Wai, along with Ms Caroline Berube of HJM Asia Law & Co LLC and Mr Edward Borden, Jr of Earp Cohn P.C., all members of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms, presented a webinar for members of the Association of Corporate Counsel on “Investigating Misconduct in […]

Dominic WaiPartner, ONC Lawyers

ONC advised on the listing of China Saftower International Holding Group Limited

ONC has advised China Saftower International Holding Group Limited (Stock Code: 8623) on its share offer and listing of shares on GEM of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited. China Saftower International Holding Group Limited has a market capitalisation of HK$240 million at the time of the listing based on 800,000,000 shares in issue […]

Dominic WaiPartner, ONC Lawyers

Dilemma for multi-national financial institutions in Hong Kong: Can one meet the national security requirements of both the Chinese and foreign governments?

The latest development in relation to 11 senior Hong Kong and Chinese officials being added to the Specially Designated Nationals And Blocked Persons List (the “SDN List”) as published by the U.S. Office of Foreign Assets Control (the “OFAC”) by the U.S. Department of Treasury has turned the clash of conflicting regimes between local Hong […]

Dominic WaiPartner, ONC Lawyers

ONC Lawyers: Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption Compliance under the National Security Law, 15 Sep, 1pm

About the Seminar Our Partner Eric Woo will be discussing the recent regulatory developments in Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing, particularly the asset freezing provisions of the Implementation Rules of the National Security Law, and will share the latest trend and highlight key pitfalls in day-to-day compliance work. Dr. Dennis Tang will be discussing the […]

Dominic WaiPartner, ONC Lawyers

COVID-19: Massachusetts Pauses Reopening, Rolls Back Allowable Gathering Size

In response to the statewide increase in COVID-19 transmission, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker announced that he would be pausing some reopening measures and reimposing some restrictions. He issued Order 46, rescinding Order 44 and previous guidance for gathering size, effective August 11. Governor Baker explained that Massachusetts was postponing indefinitely Step 2 of the current Phase 3 of […]

Altug GuzeldereManaging Partner, Guzeldere & Balkan Law Firm

[Webinar] Digitisaton & Innovation: Service & Disclosure through Data Rooms, 20 Aug, 12.30pm

20 August 2020 (Thu) 12:30pm – 1:30pm Join TLS, ONC Lawyers, and Liberty Chambers for a CLE-accredited webinar Together with Joshua Chu of ONC Lawyers, and Moses Park of Liberty Chambers, TLS’s Joseph Law, our panel of speakers will be sharing ONC’s first-hand experience in bringing about Hong Kong’s first Court decision to allow the novel […]

Dominic WaiPartner, ONC Lawyers

Joanna Bogdanska participates in the IR Virtual Series – International Contracts: How has the global pandemic impacted international contracts?

Foreward by Andrew Chilvers The COVID-19 pandemic is one of those once-ina-lifetime events that few people predict but which affects everyone – individuals, businesses and governments. During the past four months the pandemic has caused huge disruption to companies across the globe as many have suddenly found it impossible to fulfil their contractual obligations. From […]