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New Companies Ordinance

  • 15 Jan 2014
  • 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • The China Club, 13/F., The Old Bank of China Building, Bank Street, Hong Kong
  • 18


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Breakfast Presentation - NEW TIME AND VENUE

The HKCCA’s Executive Committee invites you to the following presentation, hosted by Slaughter and May.

Food and drinks will be provided. 1 Law Society of Hong Kong CPD point has been applied for.

TOPIC:  New Companies Ordinance: (1) Will you change your articles?  Practical tips and areas to consider; (2) AGMs, execution & amalgamations

(1) Why an existing company need not change its articles; voluntary changes to consider and avoidance of traps

(2) Tips on: (i) timing and requirement for AGMs; (ii) how to sign documents; and (iii) how to simplify corporate structures


Jason Webber, Slaughter and May
Jason has been with Slaughter and May for more than 20 years and is a partner in the firm's corporate, commercial and financing department. He regularly advises in relation to complex matters involving the Hong Kong regulatory authorities and governmental bodies. He is qualified to practise Hong Kong and English law and is listed as a leading individual under China for Corporate/M&A: Hong Kong-based (International Firms) and Capital Markets: Equity (International Firms) in Chambers Asia 2013 and Private Equity Hong Kong (Foreign firms) in the IFLR 1000, 2014.    

Peter Lake, Slaughter and May
Peter is a partner at Slaughter and May and is involved in a wide range of corporate work, advising companies, financial institutions and fund management groups. He read law at Cambridge University and is qualified to practise Hong Kong and English law. Peter is listed as a leading lawyer in Banking & Finance: Hong Kong-based (International Firms) of Chambers Asia, 2013 and Chambers Global 2013 and in the IFLR 1000, 2014. He is listed as a leading lawyer in the 2013 edition of The International Who's Who of Banking Lawyers and Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2013 for Investment Funds.

Charlton Tse, Slaughter and May
Charlton is a senior associate at Slaughter and May and advises companies and financial institutions on mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions and regulatory matters. Prior to joining Slaughter and May, he was in-house counsel with Nomura. He read law at Cambridge and is qualified to practise Hong Kong and English law. He recently advised China Resources Gas Group Limited on the US$7.009 billion proposed merger with China Resources Power Holdings Company Limited.

VENUE:  The China Club, 13/F., The Old Bank of China Building, Bank Street, Central, Hong Kong

DATE:  Wednesday 15 January 2014

TIME:  8.30 for breakfast, 9.00 - 10.00 for presentation

RSVP: Please register your attendance online as soon as possible. If you register but are then unable to attend, please email events@hkcca.net and tell us so that other members on any waitlist may attend. If you have any suggestions for topics or speakers for future HKCCA events, please let us know at events@hkcca.net.

Please note this event is exclusively for HKCCA members. If you are not an HKCCA member but you want to attend this presentation, you need successfully to apply for membership at www.hkcca.net and pay the membership fee before registering for the event. If you have any membership queries, please contact HKCCA Secretariat on events@hkcca.net or (852) 2516 7007
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