Jurisdiction: Hong Kong

Playing the percentages

May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The new Hong Kong competition regulator is busy formulating draft guidelines on interpretation, investigation procedures and the handling of complaints under the still-new Competition Ordinance, prior to it entering into full effect.  The guidelines are...

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With the power invested in you

July 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

On 16 July 2013, the President and Vice-President of Hong Kong’s Competition Tribunal were appointed by the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, on the recommendation of the Judicial Officers Recommendation Commission....

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All’s fair in Hong Kong

July 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

New consumer protection laws came into effect in Hong Kong on 19 July 2013.  The new laws amend the Trade Descriptions Ordinance (TDO) which prohibit a range of unscrupulous trade practices in respect of goods and...

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Hong Kong appoints first chairperson

May 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region has announced the appointment of Anna Wu Hung-yuk as the first chairperson of Hong Kong’s newly formed Competition Commission. Ms Wu’s appointment will commence from...

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