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James Shing Pan-yu

ATV feud with Communications Authority spills into open court

ATV executive director James Shing Pan-yu. Photo: David Wong

ATV won its judicial review to block the release of a damning report by the Communications Authority that criticised its management and found its executive director unfit to hold a broadcast licence, it emerged yesterday.

Saturday, 8 December, 2012, 4:10am

City Telecom chairman Ricky Wong sues ATV over theft claim

James Shing says he can back up theft claim. Photo: David Wong

City Telecom chairman Ricky Wong Wai-kay is taking ATV and its executive director, James Shing Pan-yu, to court for defamation after the television station made a police report accusing him of theft.

ATV told police on Tuesday that Wong had stolen data and documents from its headquarters in Tai Po. Wong was chief executive of the broadcaster for 12 days in 2008.

29 Nov 2012 - 3:39am

City Telecom staff file lawsuits in 'secrets' row with ATV

City Telecom boss Ricky Wong (left) denies claims made against him by ATV chief James Shing (right) yesterday. Photos: David Wong

The row over free-to-air television licences heated up yesterday when City Telecom staff filed libel lawsuits against ATV after it publicly accused CTI chairman Ricky Wong Wai-kay of obtaining confidential information from ATV.

The legal action was revealed after ATV held a press conference to make the allegation against Wong, who was ATV chief executive for 12 days in 2008.

27 Nov 2012 - 10:23am