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Addiped Cheng

Addiped Cheng is an associate in Greenberg Traurig's Competition and Regulatory Group. She advises clients on all aspects of EU and UK competition law, including behavioural competition advice, contentious matters and UK/EU merger control.

In addition to competition law, Addiped also advises on anti-bribery and corruption issues, and has assisted clients in conducting internal investigations into fraud, bribery and corruption.

Addiped’s experience spans a range of industries including retail, gaming, racing, airlines, construction and construction materials, real estate development, telecoms, shipping, oil and financial services.

Concentrations

  • Competition law
  • Merger control
  • Litigation and dispute resolution

Capabilities

Experience

  • Advising Capita plc on the UK competition law aspects of its proposed acquisition of Vodafone's national wide-area paging business.
  • Advising Vista Equity Partners on the sale of a 50% stake in Advanced to BC Partners.
  • Advising The Stars Group on integration and strategic planning issues in its acquisition of Sky Betting and Gaming.
  • Advising a gaming company in relation to potential regulatory and compliance breaches in its EMEA operations.
  • Carrying out an anti-corruption and bribery audit for the EMEA operations of a gaming company.
  • Preparing global antitrust compliance policies and programmes for a number of clients and providing training for employees and board directors.
  • Providing strategic advice to businesses in Hong Kong on the implementation and operation of all aspects of the Hong Kong Competition Ordinance (Cap.619), including conducting whole-business risk assessments and making recommendations on steps necessary to ensure compliance. Clients included payment system network operators, real estate developers, utility and energy businesses, retail businesses, media companies, electronics manufacturers, construction materials producers, a port, container and cargo management company, and trade associations.°
  • Developing bespoke competition law compliance training materials in written Chinese (simplified and traditional) and English and delivered training to various Hong Kong businesses in both Chinese and English.°
  • Managing a China-wide dawn raids response network for a global chemicals, paints and coatings company.°
  • Conducting internal investigations in relation to suspected fraud and bribery for businesses in the gaming, aviation and hotels and hospitality sectors in Macau and Hong Kong.°
  • Advising competing businesses in relation to their joint carrying out of salary surveys.°
  • Representing various Hong Kong real estate businesses in advancing or defending claims in adverse possession; provided strategic advice to land owners to prevent and defend potential claims in adverse possession.°

°The above representations were handled by Ms. Cheng prior to her joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

Recognition & Leadership

  • Member, Competition Law Association
  • Member, Law Society of Hong Kong

Credentials

Education
  • Post-Graduate Certificate in Law, The University of Hong Kong, 2012
  • Bachelor of Laws, The University of Hong Kong, 2011
Admissions
  • Hong Kong
Qualified in Hong Kong. Not qualified in England and Wales.