Straits Law Forum

At the invitation of the Fujian Cultural and Economic Exchange Centre, President Melissa Pang and Mr. Lawrence Yeung, member of the Greater China Legal Affairs Committee, attended the Straits Law Forum held in Fuzhou on 18 August. Under the theme “Social Development and Civil Law Protection”, the Forum attracted more than 200 legal professionals and academics from the Mainland, Taiwan, Macau and Hong Kong to discuss and exchange on topics related to the legal development in the Mainland. President and Mr. Yeung gave speeches on “Reciprocal Recognition and Enforcement of Civil Judgments in Matrimonial and Family Cases in Mainland China and Hong Kong” and “Intellectual Property in the HKSAR – Introduction of the Tort Liability System” respectively and took the opportunity to introduce the legal system in Hong Kong.

President Melissa Pang and Mr. Lawrence Yeung spoke at the Forum on behalf of the Law Society.