PCCW Limited

PCCW Limited

Description

We provided an expert witness for Pacific Century Regional Development Limited at the Court of First Instance in Hong Kong.

Our Role

  • assisting the Court in understanding the market mechanisms that operate in a scheme of arrangement in Hong Kong and the financial consequences of them

  • providing a detailed report to the Court

  • liaising with solicitors and barristers

Key Issues

  • acute time pressure

  • rapid analysis and in depth research under a tight deadline

  • providing a cogent explanation of events which was accepted by the Judge and overturned in the Court of Appeal on appeal by the SFC

  • independence of mind