Douglas Clark

Barrister

Mr. Clark is a barrister (and former solicitor) practising in Hong Kong. His practice focuses primarily on intellectual property and related areas.  From September 2016, he has been appointed an Adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Hong Kong to teach the IP LLM course. Mr. Clark is General Editor and a co-author ofIntellectual Property Rights: Hong Kong SAR and the People’s Republic of China and author of Patent Litigation in China. He has also published a history of British and American extraterritoriality in China, Gunboat Justice

This month, we focus on the prosecution of criminal offences in Hong Kong and some of the colourful prosecutors who have appeared before the courts. The questions have been prepared by Douglas...
10 August 2017
This month, we focus on one of Hong Kong’s most important legal institutions, the jury. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next...
7 July 2017
This month, we return to some questions about our courts and some Hong Kong legal trivia. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next...
9 June 2017
This month’s questions focus on legal vacations and holidays. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next month’s journal are most...
8 May 2017
This month, our questions focus on some famous criminal cases in Hong Kong and other British courts in Asia. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions...
19 April 2017
This month we return to some Hong Kong legal history and trivia. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next month’s journal are most...
9 March 2017
This month’s questions focus on Hong Kong’s constitutional and electoral arrangements. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next...
9 February 2017
This month we return to a mixture of legal history and trivia for our quiz questions. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next...
11 January 2017
As with previous years, in the spirit of the winter holidays, all readers need to do for the December quiz is match photos of buildings to their names or former names. The questions have been...
8 December 2016
This month our questions focus on the never-ending battle in Hong Kong against corruption and corporate malfeasance. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for...
7 November 2016
We return this week to a mix of history and legal trivia questions. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next month’s journal are...
7 October 2016
Following on from last month’s quiz on historical separations, this month’s quiz will focus on some historical unifications or re-unifications. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark,...
21 September 2016
In May this year, the UK Supreme Court handed down a landmark ruling on the protection of privacy under English law. The Supreme Court ruled that individuals may obtain injunctions against...
21 September 2016
With Brexit being a hot topic, this month’s quiz focuses on Britain’s role in the EU and other historical separations. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for...
8 August 2016
Having plumbed the depths of Hong Kong (and a bit of Chinese) legal history, the Hong Kong Lawyer’s legal history quiz will now principally focus on common law and Asian jurisdictions. The...
13 July 2016
Having plumbed the depths of Hong Kong (and a bit of Chinese) legal history, the Hong Kong Lawyer’s legal history quiz will now principally focus on common law and Asian jurisdictions...
15 June 2016
Having plumbed the depths of Hong Kong (and a bit of Chinese) legal history, the Hong Kong Lawyer’s legal history quiz will now principally focus on common law and Asian jurisdictions...
5 May 2016
Having plumbed the depths of Hong Kong (and a bit of Chinese) legal history, the Hong Kong Lawyer’s legal history quiz will now principally focus on common law and Asian jurisdictions...
1 April 2016
Having plumbed the depths of Hong Kong (and a bit of Chinese) legal history, the Hong Kong Lawyer’s legal history quiz will now principally focus on common law and Asian jurisdictions....
9 March 2016
Test your legal history knowledge by trying to answer our legal history quiz questions, which principally focus on common law and Asian jurisdictions.   The questions have been...
1 February 2016
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