13 Nov 2014

Stevenson, Wong & Co. attended PRC Arbitration Practice Seminar

Stevenson, Wong & Co. attended PRC Arbitration Practice Seminars for Hong Kong Legal Professionals in Shanghai

SW partner Ms. Heidi Chui attended the “PRC Arbitration Practice Studies for Hong Kong Legal Professionals” organized by, inter alia, the East China University of Political Science and Law from 13 to 15 November 2014 in Shanghai, China.

Ms. Chui, together with more than twenty other legal professionals from Hong Kong, participated in the 3-day seminar focusing on the practice of arbitration in Mainland China. Eminent scholars and experts in PRC Arbitration law and practice shared their insights on new development in arbitration laws in Mainland China, including the innovative legal framework, finance and investment facilitation measures and diversified arrangements for dispute resolution in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (“the Shanghai Free Trade Zone”).

Ms. Chui also visited the Shanghai International Arbitration Center (“SHIAC”) and exchanged views on the latest trends in the Shanghai Free Trade Zone with Mr. Xu Chuan, Presiding and Senior Judge of the Higher People’s Court of Shanghai Municipality, Mr. Wen Wanli, the Vice Chairman and Secretary-General of SHIAC and lawyers and arbitrators from both Hong Kong and Mainland China.

Please contact our Heidi Chui for any enquiries or further information about this event.