Mining and minerals
Establishing several joint ventures for mining exploration and establishment in the PRC.
Acting for both sellers and buyers under coal contracts in Hong Kong and Singapore in relation to coal cargoes.
Acting for US listed company in connection with commodity trading in China including advice on domestic coal trading.
Advising a oil company based in Malaysia on the preparation of bid documents for an offshore facility to be installed in the Gulf of Thailand.
Acting for a Taiwanese bidder in their bid for the construction and operation of a terminal for the regasification and distribution of liquefied natural gas.
Acting closely for a PRC petrochemical major in pursuing upstream and mid-stream investments in, and relating to oil and gas projects in the Middle East.
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Acting in relation to the enforcement, in Hong Kong, of negative pledge and security provision arrangements. These arrangements related to the ownership and operation of a corporate in Hong Kong and transferred to New York for onward sale once repossessed. This multi jurisdiction instruction involved Hong Kong court proceedings and liaison with counsel based in New York and Bermuda.
Acting in relation to disputes arising from breaches of a lease agreement in relation to two aircraft engines. This instruction involved obtaining, at short notice, urgent injunctive relief in Hong Kong in relation to a commercial aircraft landing at Hong Kong international Airport and in bring related arbitration and interim relief proceedings. The international team working on this involved counsel from Singapore, New York and Bangkok.