Hong Kong Journalists Association

Audrey Eu, chairman of the Civic Party poses yesterday with the couplets she wrote, inviting the chief executive to sue her for defamation, in a reference to the news that C.Y. Leung had sent a legal letter to the Economic Journal. Photo: Thomas Yau

Leung unlikely to win, say experts

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying is unlikely to win any defamation lawsuit if he decides to take the Hong Kong Economic Journal to court over a recent commentary that linked him to triads, legal experts say.