AMOI ELECTRONICS CO LTD v. KIN CHEUNG TRANSPORTATION (HONG KONG) CO LTD

DCCJ3993/2008

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE

HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION

CIVIL ACTION NO. 3993 OF 2008

BETWEEN

AMOI ELECTRONICS
COMPANY LIMITED
Plaintiff
and
KIN KEUNG TRANSPORTATION
(HONG KONG) COMPANY LIMITED
Defendant

Before: Deputy District Judge Alfred Chan in Chambers (Open to Public)

Date of Hearing:
Date of Judgment:
1 February 2010
1 February 2010

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J U D G M E N T

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1. Having heard the arguments on both sides and having looked at the evidence I find that there are no triable issues in this case,and I therefore give judgment to the plaintiff in the sum of US$24,499.80, with interest at the US dollar prime rate plus 1 per centfrom the date of the writ to judgment, and thereafter at judgment rate.

(Submission re costs, extension offer and costs on indemnity basis)

2. Here is my order. There be judgment for the plaintiff in the sum of US$24,499.80, interest thereon from the date of the writ to19 November 2009 at US dollar prime rate plus 1 per cent, and from 20 November 2009 until judgment at judgment rate plus 2 per cent,and thereafter at the judgment rate.

3. The costs of this action, including the costs of this application and the costs reserved on 5 November 2009 be to the plaintiff,to be taxed if not agreed, on a party and party basis for costs incurred up to 19 November, and on an indemnity basis for costs incurredthereafter, carrying interest at the judgment rate plus 2 per cent.

(Discussion re costs)

4. Just to make it clear, the costs reserved that I was referring to earlier was a consent order made on 5 November, but the costsfor that particular consent order were reserved.

Alfred H H Chan
Deputy District Judge

Mr Sam Tsui of Tsui & Co., for the Plaintiff

Mr Edward Chow of Tang, Lee & Co., for the Defendant