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Kwun-Yee Cheung

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This panel discussion provides insights and predictions on the effects of the following topics on the Asia Pacific region: (i) the US-China Trade War, (ii) COVID-19’s impact on SMEs, (iii) the decline in physical retail spaces, and (iv) the UNCITRAL Model Law on Enterprise Group Insolvency. The panellists were Abizer Diwanji (EY India, India), Ashok Kumar, (BlackOak LLC, Singapore), Jimmy Ng (Chooi & Company + Cheang & Ariff [CCA], Malaysia), Jacqueline Walsh (Kroll, Hong Kong),…

In brief In the recent decisions in Re The Joint and Several Provisional Liquidators of Agritrade Resources Ltd (in Provisional Liquidation in Bermuda) [2020] HKCFI 1967 (HCMP 925/2020, 18 August 2020) (“Re Agritrade”) and Re The Joint and Several Provisional Liquidators of Rare Earth Magnesium Technology Group Holdings Ltd (in Provisional Liquidation in Bermuda) [2020] HKCFI 2260 (HCMP 1274/2020, 3 September 2020) (“Re Rare Earth”), Justice Harris re-affirmed the Hong Kong Companies Court’s willingness to recognise foreign provisional liquidators…