IN THE HIGH COURT OF THE
HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION
COURT OF FIRST INSTANCE
BANKRUPTCY PROCEEDINGS NO. 8783 OF 2001
Re: Leung Kwun Kau Ex Parte: American International Assurance Company (Bermuda) Limited ____________
Re: Leung Kwun Kau
Ex Parte: American International Assurance Company (Bermuda) Limited
Coram: Hon Kwan J in Court
Date of Hearing: 18 February 2002
Date of Judgment: 18 February 2002
J U D G M E N T
1. This is a petition presented by the American International Assurance Company (Bermuda) Limited on the basis of a judgment debt inHCA No. 4509 of 2000 entered pursuant to an order made by Chu J on 18 April 2001 in the sum of HK$543,442.56. The statutory demandwas served on the debtor personally on 19 July 2001 and the petition herein filed on 12 October 2001 was served on him personallyon 16 October 2001.
2. At the hearing before me on 14 January 2002, I adjourned the petition to today on condition that the debtor is to pay into CourtHK$400,000.00, being the undisputed part of the debt, by 15 February 2002. I was told by the petitioner’s solicitor that no paymentinto Court has been made to date by the debtor, who has not attended today’s hearing. That being the position, I make a bankruptcyorder against the debtor with costs to the petitioner.
Ms Winnie Mak, of Messrs Fairbairn Catley Low & Kong, for the Petitioner
The Debtor, Leung Kwun Kau, appearing in person, absent
Ms P McKenna, for the Official Receiver