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  1. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Zervos vs Cross: legal eagles clash over ICAC's probe of Donald Tsang

    Posted Aug 26th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... Timothy Tong Hin-ming, development minister Paul Chan Mo-po, and Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying. "It would not be right to expect Yeung to have to handle Tsang's case as well." ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Reform gets tough on squatters' rights

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:33am by Phila Siu

    ... occupying it for 10 years, but you need to inform the owner first," said Edward Chan SC, chairman of the commission's subcommittee on adverse possession. "If the owner objects, then the occupier will not get ownership of the land." If implemented, Chan said, squatters would be less likely to succeed in claiming property under the new law. "We recommend that the law ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Don't involve us in your fights, court tells Legco

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 04:06am by JULIE CHU

    ... and Albert Chan Wai-yip filed 1,306 amendments to a bill in May 2012. The court's five judges found that if Leung's application were allowed it would open the door for any lawmaker ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Law Society chief says solicitors want to do more than just law

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 04:49am by Stuart Lau

    ... to a solicitor's client," its website states. Insurance sector lawmaker Chan Kin-por expressed concern about the impact that the Law Society's plan might have on his constituency's business ... be a level playing field." Chan also cast doubt on the plan's feasibility: "I wonder if lawyers can offer consistent after-sales services to, for example, people who have bought a flat ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Hong Kong chief justice weighs in for the first time on Beijing white paper

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 07:37pm by Tony Cheung

    ... "largely the same" as Li's. Former University of Hong Kong law dean Professor Johannes Chan Man-mun said the public should listen to the views of Li and Ma. "The central government should also clarify" its views, Chan said. Ma and Li's remarks came amid growing concern from lawyers over the white paper. On Thursday, the Law Society passed a vote of no confidence ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    'We really thought we were losing'

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 02:57am by Joyce Ng

    ... and canvassing votes. The wife of Professor Johannes Chan Man-mun, the former dean of law at the University of Hong Kong, her past experience included serving as election agent or campaign manager ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Corruption seen as 'socially acceptable': law professor

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 04:15am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... The former dean of the University of Hong Kong's faculty of law has expressed alarm at the erosion of the city's core values. Professor Johannes Chan Man-mun said yesterday the erosion ... and wholesome system of judicial independence," Chan said. "We could rely on economic prowess as an advantage 20 to 30 years ago but that's all gone now- the rule of law is our only ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Transgender marriage legal by July even if government misses deadline

    Posted May 27th 2014, 04:22am by Phila Siu

    ... more than a month to go, some fear it will struggle to meet the deadline. People Power lawmaker Raymond Chan Chi-chuen told a meeting of the Bills Committee on Marriage (Amendment) Bill ... disrespect to the court by procrastinating," Chan said. Other lawmakers, including the Labour Party's Fernando Cheung Chiu-hung, said that Legco might not have time to pass the bill ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Academic weighs in on 'lenient' sentence

    Posted May 21st 2014, 04:50am by Eddie Lee, Danny Mok

    ... Wong Yuk-man and Albert Chan Wai-yip for unlawful assembly. The court on Monday quashed suspended jail sentences of six weeks for Wong and five weeks for Chan, suspended for 14 months, imposed ... the waters for Occupy Central. Chan said it was strange to see this type of comment on such a case from a Beijing think tank. The pair plan to appeal to the top court against the remaining ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LAW

    Bar Association chairman vows not to accept CPPCC dual role

    Posted Jan 29th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Patsy Moy and Thomas Chan Bar Association chairman vows not to accept dual role on mainland's political advisory body Barristers' new leader won't mix politics and law ... and current Justice Secretary Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung and Law Society president Dieter Yih Lai-tak. Speaking to the South China Morning Post, Paul Shieh Wing-tai would not be drawn on whether ...




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