Hong Kong

The Postgraduate Information Day oragnised by CUHK Law on 1 December 2018 drew about 200 prospective students to attend. Participants attending seminars on the JD, PCLL, and LLM programmes not only...
January 2019
On 21 October 2018, over ten brave swimmers from the Law Society Swimming Team conquered the bumpy sea in the New World Harbour Race 2018. The annual event was participated by over 3,300 local and...
January 2019
Despite the widespread popularity of initial coin offering (ICO), the volatility of the cryptocurrency market earlier this year has however highlighted the murky status of ICOs, particularly when it...
January 2019
Lucien Masset v Secretary for Justice (for Director of Environmental Protection) [2018] 5 HKLRD 55 Court of First Instance Constitutional and Administrative Law List No 41 of...
January 2019
The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (“SEHK”) on 28 September published a consultation paper on its “Proposal relating to Listed Issuers with Disclaimer or Adverse Audit Opinion on Financial...
January 2019
The School of Law of City University of Hong Kong (CityU) held its graduation ceremony at the Wong Cheung Lo Hui Yuet Hall, 5/F Lau Ming Wai Academic Building on 1 December 2018, celebrating the...
January 2019
Date: 25 January 2019 (Fri) Time:  7 pm – Lecture; 8 pm – Cocktails Venue: Moot Court, 2/F Cheng Yu Tung Tower, Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong Registration:   ...
January 2019
The Law Society organised three visits to the nine cities within the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area ("the Greater Bay Area") in 2018. The third visit was held on 3 and 4 December, covering Zhuhai...
January 2019
The United States is a major destination for the people of Hong Kong. The US Consulate in Hong Kong issues around 69,000 non-immigrant visas (for temporary stays in the United States) and around 3,...
January 2019
 Herbert Smith Freehills v Chris Au [2018] 5 HKLRD 207 Court of First Instance High Court Action No 3030 of 2015 Godfrey Lam J in Chambers 10 October 2018 Civil procedure - enforcement...
January 2019
AU TSZ CHUN STEVENSON, WONG & CO. CHAN KIN-YUE ELDON K&L GATES CHAN KAI...
January 2019
CUHK Law was honoured to have invited Dr. Olufemi Elias, United Nations Assistant Secretary-General and Registrar of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (IRMCT), to deliver a...
January 2019
Hong Kong’s current legislation in respect of non-lawyer involvement in legal practices leaves little to interpretation. The laws, rules and regulations currently in place in Hong Kong make it...
January 2019
The Law Society Swimming Team was invited by The Hong Kong Medical Association (“HKMA”) to participate in the joint-professional invitation relay on 14 October 2018 at the Hong Kong Polytechnic...
January 2019
The Law Society of Hong Kong received a delegation from the Law Society of Singapore on 4 December 2018. Members from our Intellectual Property Committee, Civil Litigation Committee, and Pro Bono...
January 2019
The practice of law, like many other fields, is characterised by an overwhelming volume of data and by the speed at which that data is accumulating. The data is fragmented and complex – coming...
January 2019
It might not be a sport for everyone but for Calvin Cheng, assistant solicitor at Yung, Yu, Yuen & Co. throwing and catching a frisbee is something he never tires of. He shares with Hong...
January 2019
The conference on “Human Rights at a Crossroads: From 1948 to 2018 and Beyond” held by the Human Rights Law and Policy Forum (HRLF) took place at the Connie Fan Multi-media Conference Room at the...
January 2019
The New Year of 2019 at the Faculty of Law of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (“CUHK Law”) begins with the following events at the Graduate Law Centre in Central that welcome participation from...
January 2019
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...
January 2019