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In Hong Kong, over 10,000 road traffic accidents take place every year. For an injured driver, passenger or pedestrian who is not at fault, the usual practice is that the he or she would give a...
11 September 2020
Changes received as from 1 July 2020 BLEWETT RICHARD ceased to be a partner of Clifford Chance as from 01/08/2020.  CHAN BOW YE BONITA ceased to be a partner of Miao &...
11 September 2020
BAI SOPHIA FAN FANGDA PARTNERS BURNS ANNA MARIE SIMMONS & SIMMONS COLLIER...
11 September 2020
In light of the expanded use of remote hearings via video-conferencing facilities (“VCF”), the Standing Committee on Member Services and InnoTech Committee (“ITC”) organised a webinar on 21 July with...
11 September 2020
How do you stay fit and healthy with your family during COVID-19? The Recreation and Sports Committee’s (the “RSC”) Members and Family Fun Day (the “Fun Day”) is an annual event which gathers not...
11 September 2020
According to the “Joint Meeting System for Lawyers Associations in the Greater Bay Area” signed by the Law Society and lawyer associations in the Greater Bay Area in December 2018, the Law Society,...
11 September 2020
The Law Society of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Academy of Law organised 21 courses and seminars by webinars in July which were attended by over 2,000 participants.  One was the “Roundtable...
11 September 2020
The Securities and Futures Commission ("SFC") considered that certain areas of the Code on the Real Estate Investment Trusts (“REIT”) could be updated to enhance Hong Kong’s regime for REITs in line...
11 September 2020
With the assistance of the Constitutional Affairs and Human Rights Committee and the Criminal Law and Procedure Committee, Council has reviewed the Decision made by the National People's Congress ("...
11 September 2020
Changes received as from 1 June 2020   ASWANI KAJAL ceased to be a partner of Robertsons as from 01/07/2020 and joined Gall as a partner as from 06/07/2020.​ CAEN JOANNA SAMIRA...
13 August 2020
BOLTENKO OLGA FANGDA PARTNERS BUTT TZE LEUNG TANG, LAI & LEUNG CHAN CHOI MAN...
13 August 2020
To help members alleviate stress and optimise mental effectiveness amidst the outbreak of COVID-19, the Member Benefit Committee organised an online workshop entitled “The Foundation of Mindfulness...
12 August 2020
The Law Society and the Peking University Law School joined hands in organising a series of lectures for the second time under the theme "An Introduction to Legal Services and Risk Management for...
12 August 2020
The Hong Kong Academy of Law organised 36 webinars in June which were attended by more than 3,400 participants.  One of the seminars was “Connected Transactions” held on 11 June. The speaker...
12 August 2020
The Insurance (Amendment) Bill 2020 (“the Bill”) was published in the Gazette on 20 March 2020. The Bill was introduced into the Legislative Council for the first reading on 10 June 2020. The main...
12 August 2020
Changes received as from 1 May 2020   BERSANI MATTHEW DONALD ceased to be a partner of Shearman & Sterling as from 08/05/2020.​ CAMERON DAVID HAUSER ceased to be a...
10 July 2020
AU CHING HAR NIXON PEABODY CWL CHAN TSZ WAI MICHELLE YUNG, YU, YUEN & CO....
10 July 2020
Last year, the Law Society and the Peking University Law School (“the Law School”) joined hands in organising a 32-hour course under the title “An Introduction to Legal Services and Risk Management...
8 July 2020
Changes received as from 1 April 2020   CARPENTER ANDREW MICHAEL became a partner of Reynolds Porter Chamberlain as from 08/05/2020. CHAIN SIAO CHIANG BERNARD became a...
12 June 2020
  BROWN NATASHA SOPHIE​     CHAN KIMBERLY KWAI LING​...
12 June 2020
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