16May

Hong Kong: Mergers & Acquisitions Comparative Guide

Private M&A transactions in Hong Kong are typically structured as either share purchases or asset purchases.

16May

Why you should have your lease reviewed by a Lawyer

Leases vary in their complexity, size, and terms. Leases like all legal documents, tend to be wordy and are a combination of years of legal doctrine and formality. A lease presented to you by a landlord will always be written in the best interests of the landlord– to minimise their own risk, probably as...

16May

Will the real trustee please stand up? The standing of beneficiaries to remove trustees of discretionary trusts

Recently the New South Wales Supreme Court refused to make orders to remove the corporate trustee of a family discretionary trust in the decision of In the matter of Reserve Hotels Pty Limited [2021] NSWSC 376. In the proceedings, two daughters applied to the Court to have their father’s company removed as the trustee...