Delegations from Greater China Region visit Law Society

The Law Society received 10 delegations from the Greater China region in November and early December 2018, including officials from Mainland China, Inner Mongolia notaries, a Guangzhou delegation led by the Guangzhou Municipal Commission of Commerce, Jiangxi notaries, Jinan Lawyers Association, the Chinese Academy of Social Science, Ningbo Lawyers Association, Nansha Lawyers Working Committee of the Guangzhou Lawyers Association and also the Guangdong Youth Federation. Representatives of the Law Society introduced the role and functions of the Law Society, as well as the development of the legal services industry in Hong Kong. Other topics included the latest development of joint venture partnerships between Hong Kong and Mainland law firms, mutual legal assistance arrangements for civil and commercial matters in the two places, as well as the work of the Law Society on training and compliance.

Delegation from the Chinese Academy of Social Science visited the Law Society to discuss the mutual legal assistance arrangements for civil and commercial matters between the Mainland and Hong Kong.

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