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The Buck Stops Here – Contractors Held Fully Liable For Subcontractors In Hong Kong Cartel

On 2 June 2022, the Hong Kong Court of Appeal (“Court”) handed down a judgment almost doubling the financial penalties imposed by the Competition Tribunal...

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Ahead of the game – Hong Kong court gives advice to online entrepreneurs

Whilst on the face of it a recent Hong Kong court decision was about copyright ownership in an online game, the decision in Emagist Entertainment Ltd v Nether Games (Hong Kong) Ltd [2022]...

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Updating the Copyright Law Regime in Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Government published a public consultation paper on 24 November 2021 on updating Hong Kong’s copyright law. The main purpose of this consultation is to revisit certain...

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10 minute deliveries – the deadly pitfalls of guaranteeing delivery times

Online orders and their deliveries continue to soar, especially with COVID-19 still keeping shoppers at home. Businesses now often guarantee (instead of estimate) delivery times to attract...

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Hong Kong – No hiding: mandatory registration of personal information for pre-paid SIM cards

On 1 June 2021, the Hong Kong Government announced that it will enact the Telecommunications (Registration of SIM Cards) Regulation (Regulation) to implement the Real-name Registration...

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Highlights of China’s Supreme Court’s new Interpretation on punitive damages in IP cases

The new Interpretation provides flesh to the bare bones of the provisions on punitive damages contained in China’s specific IP laws, which largely omit details on their specific...

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House rules? Nevada looks to establish the first U.S. esports regulator
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Reflecting burgeoning interest in the esports industry, Nevada Senate Bill 165 would establish the Nevada Esports Commission – a regulatory body within Nevada’s Department of...

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Patent Litigation 2021 guide Chambers and Partners

A cross-border team contributed to the Chambers and Partners "Patent Litigation 2021" guide.

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China's IP Administration publishes Draft Administrative Adjudication Measures for Patent Linkage

On 9 February 2021, China's National Intellectual Property Administration ("CNIPA") published its Administrative Adjudication Measures For The Early Resolution...

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