News & Media

17Jun2019

River Stone and Tim Au attend conference on Non-Performing Loans in Xiamen

Corporate Commercial Group Partner River Stone and Insolvency and Restructuring Solicitor Tim Au were in Xiamen this past weekend to attend a conference on Non-Performing Loans (NPLs). We were delighted to be one of four sponsors of this conference, which was very well attended by…Read More

06Jun2019

Legal update: Landmark decision by HK CFA to allow civil service spousal benefits and joint tax assessments to same sex couples

On 6 June 2019 Hong Kong’s Court of Final Appeal handed down a landmark unanimous decision allowing same sex couples to enjoy equal spousal benefits in civil service and to file joint tax assessments in Hong Kong. Facts The Appellant, Leung Chun Kwong, a Hong…Read More

04Jun2019

Libel update: Definitions of words used in social media posts not to be found in dictionaries!

In a recent high-profile Facebook libel case following an acrimonious divorce in Stocker v Stocker, the UK Supreme Court has ruled that when determining the natural and ordinary meaning of words published on social media – fleeting and hastily written – the First Instance Judge…Read More

03Jun2019

Press release: Tanner De Witt promotes Sunny Hathiramani to Partner

Tanner De Witt announces with great pleasure the appointment of Sunny Hathiramani as Partner in the firm’s top tier Insolvency and Restructuring Practice. The appointment is effective from 1 June 2019. Sunny Hathiramani first joined Tanner De Witt as a paralegal in 2008. He completed…Read More

31May2019

Tanner De Witt seeks Billing Assistant

We are seeking a Billing Assistant to join our firm and take part in its continued success. Billing Assistant Responsibilities: Assist the billing system, maintain the system date up-to-date with high level of accuracy Conduct conflict search and circulate Keep record/update of billing data for…Read More