Product Updates & Insights

New Journal: Hong Kong Dispute Resolution Bulletin

Informing Kong Kong's disputes lawyers for 10 years now as an eNewsletter, the Hong Kong Dispute Resolution Bulletin from Sweet & Maxwell, and produced in partnership with Davis Polk & Wardwell, is now available on Westlaw Asia as a journal.  Published every 2 weeks this eNewsletter provides summaries and detailed analysis of key cases impacting civil procedure and dispute resolution in Hong Kong.

Coverage included on Westlaw Asia is from 2016 to present.

Features include:

  • Links to full text judgments of cases reported on.
  • Linking to cited cases
  • Links to legislation
  • Links to commentary on Westlaw Asia including the Hong Kong White Book

Citation format [2020] 5 HKDRB A

Contributing Editors from Davis Polk: Martin Rogers, Robyn Crowter, Sui Hang Hui, Alice Leung, Noble Mak, Joyce Chow, Enoch Lee, Jonathan Sit, Lincoln Jim, Sophie Liu, Kate Chan, Jovi Cheng, Lok Cheung, Leanne Chu, Jacky Fung, Kirstie Leung and Caroline Wang.

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Webinar: Coronavirus, and Australian Bushfires - Business Continuity Resources on Practical Law and Westlaw Asia

Epidemics, pandemics, civil unrest and other civil emergencies not only disrupt day-to-day business operations, but also create and amplify legal risks. From the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) to the devastating Australian bushfires, disruptive crises pose a significant operational and legal impact on businesses and highlight the increasing need to prepare for business continuity disruptions in the 21st century.

Join us in this webinar for an overview of the key risks and legal implications arising from pandemics and other public health and civil emergencies, and learn about the resources  Practical Law and Westlaw Asia have to offer to assist businesses and their legal advisers in their business continuity planning.

Webinar overview

  • Resources available to help businesses and lawyers address key risks and legal implications arising from Coronavirus, Australian bushfires and other civil emergencies. 
  • Business continuity planning – resources on Practical Law and Westlaw Asia.
  • Checklist of what to prepare.

Webinar Details

Date: 26 March 2020 (Thursday)

Time: 1 - 2 pm (GMT +8, HKT / SGT)

 

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Limited time only: Small Law Firm Special Offer

For a limited time only, small law firms* can sign-up for Westlaw Asia with an exclusive special price.

Westlaw Asia Hong Kong Essentials + Hong Kong White Book

The small law firm package includes:

  • Hong Kong Case Law (The Authorised HKCFAR, HKLRD, HKCLRT, Unreported Judgments and Case Analysis)
  • Hong Kong Legislation (Past & Present)
  • Journals
  • Hong Kong Current Awareness
  • Hong Kong Civil Procedure (Hong Kong White Book)

 

Contact us on +852 2847 2000 to find out more

 

*to qualify as a small law firm you must be listed on the Law List with 10 or fewer fee earners.

Offer ends 30 November 2019.

Singapore - Commentary added in 2019

New titles added on Westlaw Asia under Singapore Commentary tab (current as of end August 2019):

  • Legal Skills: A Complete Guide
  • Singapore Civil Procedure (The Singapore White Book) 2019 eSupp 2
  • Singapore Civil Procedure (The Singapore White Book) 2019 eSupp 1
  • SOP Amendment Act
Hong Kong - Commentary added in 2019

New titles added on Westlaw Asia under Hong Kong Commentary tab (current as of end August 2019):

  • Cayman Islands Company & Commercial Law
  • Hong Kong White Book Special Release
  • Hong Kong Civil Procedure 2019 - Supplement 1
  • Hong Kong Companies Ordinance: Commentary & Annotations 2019
  • Criminal Appeals in Hong Kong
  • Archbold Hong Kong 2019 - Supplement 2
  • Hong Kong Civil Procedure 2019 - Supplement 2
  • Personal Injury Tables 2019
  • Law & Justice in Hong Kong
  • Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods: A Multi-disciplinary Perspective
  • Chitty on Contracts: Chitty on Hong Kong Specific Contracts
  • Hong Kong Basic Law Handbook 2nd Edition