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Head III

OLQE 2010

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Head III Speakers
Commercial & Company Law
Robert Ogilvy Watson Robert Ogilvy Watson
Partner, Ashurst Hong Kong;
LLB (London);
Solicitor, Supreme Court of England and Wales;
Solicitor, Law Society of Hong Kong

Robert Ogilvy Watson became a partner with the international law firm Ashurst in May 2001 and has practised as solicitor specialising in corporate and commercial law since November 1993. Robert specialises in mergers and acquisitions, private equity and securities transactions, including IPOs and secondary offerings. Robert was Secretary to the UK Takeover Panel from 2002 to 2004 and has particular expertise in acting for investment backs and public companies on public M&A. Robert has lectured regularly at international investment banks on legal topics and internally at Ashurst as a presenter on its internal training programme for solicitors.
Head III Examination Date
4 November 2010 (Thursday)
Head III Class Schedule
Date Time Hrs Topic   Speaker Remarks
Thu 15 Jul 6:30pm - 8:45pm 2 Commercial & Company Law L1# Robert
Fri 16 Jul 6:30pm - 8:45pm 2 Commercial & Company Law L2 Robert
Mon 19 Jul 6:30pm - 8:45pm 2 Commercial & Company Law L3 Robert
Thu 22 Jul 6:30pm - 8:45pm 2 Commercial & Company Law L4 Robert
Mon 26 Jul 6:30pm - 9:15pm 2.5 Commercial & Company Law L5 Robert
Thu 19 Aug 6:30pm - 9:15pm 2.5 Commercial & Company Law L6 Robert
Mon 23 Aug 6:30pm - 9:15pm 2.5 Commercial & Company Law L7 Robert
Mon 30 Aug 6:30pm - 9:15pm 2.5 Commercial & Company Law L8 Robert
Mon 6 Sep 6:30pm - 9:45pm 3 Commercial & Company Law R1 Robert
Mon 13 Sep 6:30pm - 9:45pm 3 Commercial & Company Law R2 Robert
Mon 27 Sep 6:30pm - 9:45pm 3 Commercial & Company Law R3 Robert
Thu 30 Sep 6:30pm - 10:00pm 3.5 Mock Examination
Mon 11 Oct 6:30pm - 9:45pm 3 Commercial & Company Law R4 Robert
Mon 18 Oct 3:00pm - 5:45pm 2.5 Mock Exam Feedback Robert
Head III Class Venue
Duddell Street Conference Centre Room 1402, 1 Duddell Street, Central, Hong Kong [View Map]
Signing in & out at Registration Registration begins 20 minutes before the start of each session. Bad Weather Policy Class sessions will be cancelled if a No. 8 higher tropical cyclone signal or black storm warning is raised within 3 hours before the start of registration or during the session. In the event of cancellation due to bad weather, the session will be re-schedule.
Date Title Time Fee Ref
19 Mar (Fri) The Reform of Hong Kong Company Law - An Update of Developments 2:30pm - 5:45pm Free L10CO03
24 Mar (Wed) Investigations into Listed Companies by Securities Regulators 2:30pm - 5:45pm Free L10CO02
7 May (Fri) Insider Dealing and Market Misconduct in a Nutshell 2:30pm - 5:45pm Free L10CO04
15 Sep (Wed) The Law and Practice of Company Meetings, and the Protection of Minority Shareholders 2:30pm - 5:45pm Free L10CC07
17 Sep (Fri) Regulation of Securities Trading and Enforcement 9:30am - 12:45pm Free L10SF04
11 Oct (Mon) Investment Advisors Duty of Care to Clients - Important Legal Issues 2:30pm - 5:45pm Free L10SF02
15 Oct (Fri) Minority Shareholder Remedies: Derivative Action, Unfair Prejudice Remedy, and Winding-up on the Just and Equitable Ground 2:30pm - 5:45pm Free L10CC06
21 Oct (Thu) Directors' and Officers' Liability Insurance in Hong Kong 2:30pm - 5:45pm Free L10CC10
27 Oct (Wed) Insolvency, Restructuring and Investigation 2:30pm - 5:45pm Free L10IB03
Free/Cheaper CPD courses which are relevant to the OLQE examinations.
Please note that the VCD or MP3 files may not be provided to Home Study Student, as we will have to seek approval from the CPD presenters.

Examination Dates
Important Dates
  • Closing date for lodging application to sit the 2010 OLQE Examinations9 Jul 2010 (Fri)
  • Closing date for registration to sit the 2010 OLQE Examinations20 Aug 2010 (Fri)
  • Issue of candidate slips13-17 Sep 2010
  • Last date to advise of disability28 Sep 2010 (Tue)
  • Last day to withdraw from Examiantion to be eligible for part refund of registration fee14 Oct 2010 (Thu)
  • Provisional date for release of the results31 Jan 2011 (Mon)