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  1. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Record few given their day in court

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 04:37am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... saw the debate over political reform gain heat. Another HKU law professor, Benny Tai Yiu-ting, said in 2012 that the increase in judicial reviews since the handover was in part related to how ...

  2. Business - China Business - LAW

    Hong Kong investors at a disadvantage when firms with assets in China go bankrupt

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:07pm by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com The 'one country, two systems' principle puts Hong Kong receivers at a disadvantage when dealing with assets held on the mainland Bankrupt mainland firms out of reach The HK$4.1 billion bankruptcy proceedings involving a mainland subsidiary of Hong Kong-listed decorative paper maker Qunxing Paper highlight the risks to investors ...

  3. News - China - LAW

    Tougher laws for human trafficking proposal unites Hong Kong's NPC deputies

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 04:58am by Tanna Chong

    ... time a motion was successfully tabled by the deputies was in 1994. That was when Cheng Yiu-tong and 31 Hong Kong and Guangdong deputies tabled a proposal touching on Hong Kong's last ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    New guidelines for police faced with verbal abuse to be rolled out next month

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 03:17am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... For the latter, police now can arrest suspects for the more serious charge of "unlawful assembly". Chong Yiu-kwong, deputy chairman of Human Rights Monitor, hoped the guidelines would clearly ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Diaoyu Islands activist 'proudly' jailed for flag burning

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com Political activist jailed for flag burning A political activist was jailed for nine months for desecrating the national and Hong Kong flags in protest at mainland human rights abuses. Koo Sze-yiu, 66, left court wearing a banner that read: "I am very honoured to be jailed for the third time." He told the Eastern Court: "For ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Top court to give landmark judgment on right of abode issues

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... to step cautiously, saying its decision to achieve an expedient goal could come at the expense of the rule of law. Fellow HKU professor Benny Tai Yiu-ting shared his view, saying Chief Executive ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Basic Law expert accused of twisting facts on voting rights

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau, Colleen Lee

    ... Region."University of Hong Kong associate law professor Benny Tai Yiu-ting, citing previous judicial rulings on the article, said: "There has been no distinction between the rights to vote, to nominate ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Record number prosecuted under tough Public Order Ordinance

    Posted Nov 10th 2012, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... years when dealt with in a magistrate's court or five in higher courts. Benny Tai Yiu-ting, an associate professor of law at the University of Hong Kong, said police were legally justified ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Hong Kong's judicial independence at risk, warn pan-democrats

    Posted Dec 14th 2012, 12:00am by JOSHUA BUT, Austin Chiu

    ... of Final Appeal to seek clarification from the NPC standing committee," he said. Lawmaker Tam Yiu-chung, chairman of the Beijing-loyalist Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress ...



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