• Friday
  • September 19, 2014
  • Last updated: 2:47pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 476 for legal services

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Barristers question legality of Beijing's model for reform

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 03:41am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Bar Association chief tells Li Fei restrictions may be ‘unreasonable’ under international law Barristers question legality of Beijing’s model for reform Mainland ... Kwok-keung said he did not think the model contained unreasonable restrictions. "If the Bar Association disagrees, does that mean it is legally unfeasible?" Yuen asked, noting ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    'Last time they let Albert Ho run …why not in 2017?'

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 06:29am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... and willingness to return to the city or the mainland to pursue a career in public service. The scholarships- two each year from 2015- will cover tuition fees and living expenses, that could go up ... needed to understand what made the city international- its rule of law and a dependable legal system. Beijing's assertion of its absolute control over Hong Kong would not undermine ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung sues jailers for making him 'Short Hair'

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 04:56am by CHRIS LAU

    ... Hair' Lawmaker "Long Hair" Leung Kwok-hung is suing the Correctional Services Department for cutting his signature locks when he was jailed in June although his lawyers had said he ... to [it]." The Department of Justice, on behalf of Correctional Services, later told the lawyers in a letter that since no judicial review proceedings were launched and Leung had agreed, staff went ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Pan-democrats should vote, not risk jail with Occupy Central, ex-politician says

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:22am by Joyce Ng

    ... that the legal consequences for participants would be minor. "Arrests are getting more political," Ng said. "They can charge you with crimes which can put you away for years." ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Students say restrictions on strike events are 'political suppression'

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 06:53pm by Peter So, Jeffie Lam and Samuel Chan

    ... they will face restrictions on their use of the site, next to government headquarters in Admiralty. The Leisure and Cultural Services Department cited practical grounds for both decisions. But organisers ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central's Dr Chan Kin-man looks to 'era of disobedience'

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 03:29am by Tony Cheung and Jeffie Lam

    ... Service Centre for China Studies. He also heads Chinese University's Centre for Civil Society Studies. "It was a big waste because I built a large personal network on the mainland … I am ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Anti-Occupy hotline for spying on student strikes may be illegal, says privacy chief

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 12:54pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO, PETER SO AND JEFFIE LAM

    ... spokesman said it had taken legal advice before launching the hotline. Chiang's office had said on Wednesday that there was "no evidence" the alliance had "applied unlawful ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Beijing could rein in Hong Kong if Occupy Central goes ahead, says mainland academic

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 01:35pm by Tony Cheung

    ... “legal” approach to a mainland-style “political” approach. “In a unitary state such as China, the ties between the central and local administrations are usually … regulated through politics,” ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Students plan one-week school boycott to protest Beijing's election restrictions

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:29pm by JEFFIE LAM, Ernest Kao

    ... to abandon the National People's Congress' decision last week because it was a "solemn and serious decision" that was legally binding. Critics say the NPC's decision- which ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Upbeat Occupy Central founder Benny Tai hints at long-term fight

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 02:08am by Joyce Ng and Jeffie Lam

    ... some 140 doctors and more than 50 lawyers had offered "humanitarian aid" and pro bono services to Occupy Central protesters. The movement would launch a publicity campaign shortly ...




SCMP.com Account