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GRR Live Hong Kong: Harris J on mutual recognition and pushback on Singapore moratoria

By Douglas Thomson

08 November 2018

GRR Live Hong Kong: Harris J on mutual recognition and pushback on Singapore moratoria Harris J speaking at GRR Live Hong Kong 2018

Mr Justice Jonathan Harris, the judge in charge of Hong Kong’s company law and insolvency law cases, used his keynote at GRR Live to call for a mutual recognition protocol for insolvency orders between mainland Chinese courts and their Hong Kong counterparts, and to raise scepticism over the cross-border moratorium provisions in Singapore’s recent restructuring reforms – the subject of his recent decision in CW Technologies.