Videos

Gall lawyers address a range of topical legal issues relating to dispute resolution in our videos below.
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What is a dawn raid and how should a company prepare for one? Partner Nick Dealy provides helpful do’s and don’ts, as well as guidance on rights and obligations to be aware of if a company is subject to a dawn raid.

Partner Nick Dealy explains what the Securities and Futures Commission’s (SFC) role is in dealing with financial misconduct, the type of misconduct the SFC can look into, and other powers the SFC can be granted in fulfilling investigations.

Executive Partner Chris Wong explains the process of asset tracing and describes what asset recovery is.
 
*This audio clip is in Mandarin Chinese

Partner Evelyn Chan shares insights on civil litigation in Hong Kong, touching on how to commence civil litigation, the process for bringing a claim, whether it’s possible to settle a matter before trial and what happens if you win at a trial and the judgment is in your favour.
 
*This video is in Cantonese

Executive Partner Chris Wong and Partner Kenix Yuen explain the new arrangements connecting Hong Kong arbitrations to Mainland interim measures, exploring how firms are putting the new arrangements into practice and taking advantage of Hong Kong being the first and only jurisdiction to enjoy such an arrangement with Mainland China.

*This video is in Mandarin Chinese

Executive Partner Caroline McNally and Partner Kajal Aswani explain the process of going through a divorce in Hong Kong.

Executive Partner Caroline McNally and Partner Kajal Aswani explain the terminology and legal framework surrounding children matters, exploring what terms such as custody, care and control and access mean, and the factors courts take into account when making orders for children.

Executive Partner Caroline McNally and Partner Kajal Aswani explain the terminology and legal framework surrounding children matters, exploring what terms such as custody, care and control and access mean, and the factors courts take into account when making orders for children.

Partner Kajal Aswani explains what a pre-nuptial agreement is, why some couples may consider entering into one, and their enforceability in Hong Kong.

Hear how our partners Evelyn Chan and Kenix Yuen describe the varying processes of resolving disputes between parties.

Partner Kenix Yuen shares some tips for settling small disputes in Hong Kong.

Nick Gall looks at whether a force majeure clause applies to COVID-19 and the party’s performance, whether there is a duty of mitigation and if there is a duty to continue performing.

Nick Gall explores how and when a contract is frustrated, the narrow scope of frustration, and whether frustration can be en-acted due to the impact of COVID-19

Nick Gall takes a look at the business environment in Hong Kong during and post-COVID-19 and how it is making redundancies inevitable and sometimes crucial.

Nick Gall explores the concept of force majeure in relation to COVID-19. crucial.

In this Q&A, Nick Gall explores crucial questions a business may have in relation to redundancies, including: What process do we need to follow to make someone redundant? What is a post-termination restriction? When is redundancy considered unlawful?

Nick Gall explores concerns an employee may have relating to redundancies and COVID-19.

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