Month: June 2011

Provisional Supervision in Hong Kong

You might remember in early 2009 the fanfare that greeted the government’s proposals to re-introduce Provisional Supervision. Well, we are now over two years down the road, with a lengthy consultation period behind us, only to find that the bill

Specialist Designation in Insolvency

The Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) awarded the first Specialist Designations in Insolvency  at a ceremony on 27 June 2011 at The JW Marriott Hotel.  The event was attended by more than 100 members of the insolvency

New Official Receiver in Hong Kong

A new Official Receiver takes over the Official Receiver’s Office on 29 June 2011 when Ms Teresa Wong Siu-wan steps into the position left by Mr ET O’Connell who is retiring. As noted in the press release, the new Official