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Albert Ho

Luxury brands ‘bullying’ small businesses

Luxury brands makers were increasingly targeting smaller businesses – rather than larger manufacturers – to seek compensation for brand infringements, lawmaker Albert Ho said on Friday.

Saturday, 9 March, 2013, 1:46am 3 comments

Leung Chun-ying won't discuss illegal structures until rival's appeal dropped

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said he will not elaborate on illegal structures at his home until Albert Ho Chun-yan drops a legal appeal.

Ho says his lawyers will ask the Court of Appeal to strike out the remaining legal issue as early as Monday, so Leung could face questions about his Peak properties next week.

17 Nov 2012 - 4:23am

Albert Ho resumes challenge to Leung Chun-ying's election victory

The long court battle over the chief executive’s election victory resumed on Friday morning in the Court of Final Appeal, where two pan-democratic lawmakers sought leave to appeal an earlier verdict.

9 Nov 2012 - 6:05pm

Judge rejects Albert Ho's challenge to Leung Chun-ying's election victory

Albert Ho Chun-yan's attempt to challenge the chief executive's election victory was blocked yesterday by the High Court, which refused to extend a critical deadline.

Mr Justice Johnson Lam Man-hon dismissed Ho's election petition, refusing to extend the deadline for filing the challenge, which is seven working days after the results of the March 25 election were announced.

6 Oct 2012 - 3:12am

Chief Executive CY Leung in new bid to block poll challenge by Albert Ho

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has tried again to block a challenge to his election victory in March, filing an appeal against a court ruling that partially favoured defeated candidate Albert Ho Chun-yan.

A High Court judge ruled two weeks ago that the Court of First Instance had the power to extend a seven-day deadline for election petitions.

26 Sep 2012 - 4:33am

C.Y. lodges appeal against court ruling on election win challenge

The chief executive has filed a court appeal against a ruling that allows a political rival to proceed to challenge his election victory in March, the Court of First Instance heard on Tuesday.

25 Sep 2012 - 5:05pm

Democrat James To Kun-sun vows to make the most of big Legco poll win

Crowned "King of Ballots" for topping the poll in the race for the five Legislative Council "super seats", James To Kun-sun has vowed to help Hongkongers fight for democracy, wipe out poverty and stand against national education "brainwashing".

15 Sep 2012 - 4:03am

C.Y. Leung suffers blow as judge allows challenge to election win

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying received a setback yesterday when a High Court judge ruled that a challenge by defeated chief executive candidate Albert Ho Chun-yan against his election victory in March could proceed.

Leung's lawyers wanted Ho's petition thrown out without a hearing.

13 Sep 2012 - 3:43am 1 comment

Albert Ho quits as Democratic Party chairman over 'serious failure'

The Democratic Party suffered one of its biggest defeats, retaining only six seats in the legislature - the fewest since the party was founded 18 years ago.

Albert Ho Chun-yan stepped down as chairman after admitting a "serious failure" in the campaign.

Four years ago the Democrats won eight seats: seven out of 30 geographical constituencies plus one functional constituency.

11 Sep 2012 - 2:09pm

Albert Ho resigns as Democratic Party chairman amid election losses

Albert Ho Chun-yan announced on Monday he was stepping down as Democratic Party chairman after admitting to “serious failures” in his party’s Legislative Council election campaign.

The Democrats only managed to win four out of 35 seats in the geographical constituencies, dropping three seats in the New Territories East and New Territories West.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am