On 19 February 2021, our firm’s Partner, Head of Banking and Finance department and Dispute Resolution department, Ms. Heidi Chui, was interviewed by Guangdong Television’s Evening News on Hong Kong’s latest developments and opportunities under the “Outline Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area”, which was launched 2 years ago.
On 8 February 2021, the Securities and Futures Commission (the “SFC”) published a consultation paper on (i) the Proposed Code of Conduct on Bookbuilding and Placing Activities in Equity Capital Market and Debt Capital Market Transactions and (ii) the “Sponsor Coupling” Proposal (the “Paper”).
Between 2 to 5 February 2021, our firm’s Partners Mr. Willy Cheng, Ms. Catherine Por and Ms. Lai Lam participated in the largest Asia Pacific Regional Meeting ever, and the first regional meeting to take place virtually. The topic this year was “Forward to Better: Recalibrating the Business Environment”. INTERLAW is an elite global law firm network comprised of top tier independent law firms from over 150 cities worldwide. To enhance the relations of strategic partners, seminars and networking meetings are held regularly for members to discuss topical issues and latest legal developments.