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  1. PCCW to be urged to drop buyout appeal

    Posted May 28th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... to the Court of Final Appeal, the legal costs would amount to about HK$2 million. China Unicom Group, which holds a 20 per cent stake in PCCW and joined PCRD in the privatisation bid, was not aware ... that as PCRD and Richard Li held only a 29 per cent stake in PCCW, they should not act without the approval of the remaining shareholders to proceed to the Court of Final Appeal. 'We hope the PCCW ...

  2. One law for the rich?

    Posted Aug 13th 2010, 12:00am by Regina Ip

    ... of customers' personal data to business partners for a profit. The second is the niece of Court of Final Appeal judge Kemal Bokhary, Amina Bokhary, who was spared a jail term despite three convictions ... for the courts to call for professional assistance in the form of medical reports, but Hong Kong people are aware that, in the past, tycoons facing a custodial sentence have been let off the hook ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Aug 18th 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... we've had a raucous shareholders meeting and a dramatic appeal court ruling in April that overturned the privatisation attempt, following a vote-rigging investigation by the Securities and Futures Commission. The case might yet go to the Court of Final Appeal, although such a move by PCCW is likely to incur more wrath from disgruntled shareholders. As long as it remains listed, PCCW ...

  4. Macau public confidence boosted by tough sentences

    Posted Jun 06th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... the city's rule of law. Terms for the other five defendants range from seven to 18 years. Ao, the former public works minister, was sentenced to 27 years in jail by the Court of Final Appeal ... with political reforms to fully restore public confidence, critics say. Jail terms of up to 25 years were given to three businessmen and four of Ao's relatives on Wednesday when the Court of First ...

  5. Without Feer

    Posted Oct 30th 2004, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Legislator Emily Lau Wai-hing cut her teeth on the magazine. Former Central Policy Unit head Leo Goodstadt was deputy editor and gave Court of Final Appeal judge Andrew Li Kwok-nang a job ... in their side, to the point where few bothered to take it seriously. In its heyday it took on Lee Kuan Yew in his own courts, losing but achieving a huge moral victory. There are plenty of distinguished ...

  6. Silence loud on police raids over PCCW's failed privatisation

    Posted Mar 11th 2010, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... price'. However, these independent investors had a win on September 15, with PRCD announcing it was withdrawing its intended application to the Court of Final Appeal for leave to appeal against ... be drawn from the written judgments in the initial High Court decision on April 6 to allow the privatisation and the Court of Appeal's to overturn it 16 days later. The privatisation can ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Apr 17th 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... Kwok-cheung stepped in to reveal that it had been Madam Wong Po-king, Mr Kwok's mother. The matter was finally laid to rest when 88 per cent of shareholders rejected Mr Kwok's nomination. Calls of contention One of the lighter moments to emerge from yesterday's Court of Appeal hearing into the PCCW privatisation bid came when Securities and Futures Commission counsel Winston ...

  8. Foxconn granted leave to appeal ruling favouring rival BYD

    Posted Jan 04th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez Foxconn Technology Group, the world's largest electronics manufacturing services provider, has been given leave to appeal against a court ruling in its long-running legal battle with mainland rival BYD. In a decision handed down on December 31 at the Court of First Instance, Deputy High Court Judge Louis Chan Kong-yiu said leave was granted because 'the ...

  9. Firms to appeal against charter ruling

    Posted Sep 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis Jinhui Shipping and Transportation, Goldbeam Shipping and ship-broking outfit Clarksons Asia are likely to appeal against a decision yesterday by Admiralty Court judge Anselmo ... on behalf of Jinhui Shipping, Goldbeam Shipping and Clarksons, confirmed that an approach to the Court of Appeal to overturn the judge's decision was likely. Judge Reyes did not give reasons ...

  10. Rio Tinto duo appeal against bribery and theft convictions

    Posted Apr 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough Two of the four Rio Tinto employees jailed by a Shanghai court last week after a closed-door trial are appealing against their convictions for accepting bribes and theft of commercial secrets. Lawyers representing mainland citizens Wang Yong, who received a 14-year prison sentence, and Liu Caikui, who was jailed for seven years, said both men were filing appeals, Agence ...




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