Locke Lord represented Remedy Asia Limited, a Hong Kong-based litigation funder, in connection with proceedings in the Court of First Instance of the High Court of Hong Kong in relation to a construction dispute against Yick Shing Contractors Limited. Yick Shing were contending that Remedy's claim was, among other things, champertous and should be struck out. The High Court ruled in favour of Remedy who are now free to proceed with their claim for HK$40 million. Hong Kond Associate Christie Yeung assisted on the case.
Posted July 24, 2014