||Title:||Securities and Futures Ordinance||Gazette Number:||L.N. 12 of 2003|
|Section:||22||Heading:||Immunity, etc.||Version Date:||01/04/2003|
(1) Without limiting the generality of section 380(1), no civil liability, whether arising in contract, tort, defamation, equity or otherwise, shall be incurred by-
in respect of anything done or omitted to be done in good faith in the discharge or purported discharge of the duties of the company under section 21 or in the performance or purported performance of its functions under its rules.
(a) a recognized exchange company; or
(b) any person acting on behalf of a recognized exchange company, including-
(i) any member of the board of directors of the company; or
(ii) any member of any committee established by the company,
(2) Where, in the discharge or purported discharge of its duties under section 63, a recognized exchange controller gives an instruction or direction or makes a request to a recognized exchange company of which it is a controller, the company's duties under section 21 or under its rules are not applicable to the company in respect of anything done or omitted to be done in good faith by the company in compliance with the instruction, direction or request.