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  1. Top court unlikely to hear PCCW appeal on ruling, lawyers say

    Posted May 13th 2009, 12:00am by Naomi Rovnick

    ... of Final Appeal. The Court of Appeal, which last month rejected the privatisation, on Monday issued a scathing written judgment on the deal, saying the shareholder vote that approved the buyout ... the case did not pass the Court of Final Appeal's two key tests- that a substantial sum was at stake or that there was a strong matter of public interest to be discussed. 'If ...

  2. Appeal in Berlusconi case rejected

    Posted May 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to seek leave to appeal to the Court of Final Appeal. This process would take several months. If successful, there would be a full hearing in that court, said Powner, a partner at Haldanes law ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com A Hong Kong court has again rejected an appeal to block a probe into allegations of fraud, embezzlement and money laundering against former Italian leader ...

  3. Tiger Asia allowed to contest SFC action

    Posted Apr 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com US hedge fund Tiger Asia Management was granted leave to appear in the Court of Final Appeal to fight the Hong Kong securities watchdog's attempt ... on the fact that 'the case was involved with an issue of great general or public importance'. Hong Kong law only allows civil cases to be taken to the Court of Final Appeal if they involve ...

  4. HK$87m insider trader appeals against conviction

    Posted Jul 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... sentence. Du is nearly two years into the toughest sentence ever handed down for insider trading in Hong Kong. He appeared in the High Court yesterday for a direction hearing about his appeal before Mr Justice Frank Stock, vice-president of the Court of Appeal. The former banker wore a suit but no tie and closely followed the proceedings, taking notes during the hearing, which was also ...

  5. Supply firms face wait for payment on fuel bills

    Posted Feb 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simon Baker, a partner for Clyde & Co which is acting on behalf of Chimbusco, said the appeal court's decision meant there was 'no early finality to the case'. 20 The number ... for their cash following a ruling in the appeal court yesterday. Chimbusco Pan Nation Petro-Chemical, which is part owned by Cosco and PetroChina, may also see any payment substantially cut. This emerged ...

  6. SFC loses manipulation case

    Posted Jan 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Isabella Steger The Securities and Futures Commission yesterday lost the first criminal market manipulation case it attempted to prosecute when Eastern Court acquitted a futures trader of five counts of the charge. The SFC said it was reviewing the verdict to decide whether to appeal and whether to continue civil proceedings against Tsoi Bun. Tsoi allegedly placed orders ...

  7. Court rejects call to ban hedge fund from market

    Posted Jul 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... executives after a Hong Kong court yesterday rejected the watchdog's application to ban them from trading in the local market. High Court Judge Jonathan Harris ruled the commission's ... Asia Management and its three executives. In his written judgment last month, the judge said he rejected the freeze because his court did not have jurisdiction to determine whether the hedge ...

  8. Court battle reopening over Nina Wang's will

    Posted Jan 10th 2011, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu The battle over the HK$100 billion estate of Nina Wang Kung Yu-sum reopens today, with fung shui master Tony Chan Chun-chuen striving to overturn a court decision that found he ... left the money by her in a 2002 will. Chan lost his case in February and was accused by a judge of being 'untruthful, unreliable and lacking in credibility'. The appeal, expected ...

  9. Building materials firm 'lacks appeal'

    Posted Mar 07th 2006, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... Building Material earned a net profit of 223.9 million yuan on revenue of 3.33 billion yuan. The company intends to recommend a final dividend of at least 30 per cent of the distributable profits ...

  10. Court upholds ruling on fake note

    Posted Aug 21st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 7.36pm: The Court of Appeal on Monday upheld a lower court ruling over a man?s conviction of presenting a fake US$1 million note to a HSBC branch in 2003. Mohamed Hassan Ismail Emara was sentenced by a District Court judge in 2004 to two years in jail for possessing counterfeit US banknotes. The court heard that in August 23, 2003, Emara and two other men ...




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