Dean Young, Bill Amos, Maggie Cheung and Conor WardeSeptember 15, 2017, 1:45 PM EDT
Law360, New York (September 15, 2017, 1:45 PM EDT) -- The demise of Korea’s Hanjin Shipping Co. Ltd. was the largest bankruptcy of a container line in history, and earlier this year it resulted in the biggest ever court sale of ships in Hong Kong, with a total sale price exceeding $600 million. In this article we consider Hong Kong’s role as a center for maritime legal services, and the procedures involved in ship mortgage enforcement.
Hong Kong's Maritime Legal Services
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