Legal Trivia Quiz

This month, we test readers’ knowledge of the Basic Law.. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister-at-Law. Suggestions for questions to appear in next month’s journal are most...
October 2017
Hong Kong has a bilingual legal system. But, in fact, remnants of a third language, Latin, can still be heard in the courts and can find their way into judgments and submissions. This month, we test...
September 2017
This month, we focus on the prosecution of criminal offences in Hong Kong and some of the colourful prosecutors who have appeared before the courts. The questions have been prepared by Douglas...
August 2017
This month, we focus on one of Hong Kong’s most important legal institutions, the jury. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next...
July 2017
This month, we return to some questions about our courts and some Hong Kong legal trivia. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next...
June 2017
This month’s questions focus on legal vacations and holidays. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next month’s journal are most...
May 2017
This month, our questions focus on some famous criminal cases in Hong Kong and other British courts in Asia. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions...
April 2017
This month we return to some Hong Kong legal history and trivia. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next month’s journal are most...
March 2017
This month’s questions focus on Hong Kong’s constitutional and electoral arrangements. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next...
February 2017
This month we return to a mixture of legal history and trivia for our quiz questions. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next...
January 2017
As with previous years, in the spirit of the winter holidays, all readers need to do for the December quiz is match photos of buildings to their names or former names. The questions have been...
December 2016
This month our questions focus on the never-ending battle in Hong Kong against corruption and corporate malfeasance. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for...
November 2016
We return this week to a mix of history and legal trivia questions. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for questions to appear in next month’s journal are...
October 2016
Following on from last month’s quiz on historical separations, this month’s quiz will focus on some historical unifications or re-unifications. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark,...
September 2016
With Brexit being a hot topic, this month’s quiz focuses on Britain’s role in the EU and other historical separations. The questions have been prepared by Douglas Clark, Barrister. Suggestions for...
August 2016
Having plumbed the depths of Hong Kong (and a bit of Chinese) legal history, the Hong Kong Lawyer’s legal history quiz will now principally focus on common law and Asian jurisdictions. The...
July 2016
Having plumbed the depths of Hong Kong (and a bit of Chinese) legal history, the Hong Kong Lawyer’s legal history quiz will now principally focus on common law and Asian jurisdictions...
June 2016
Having plumbed the depths of Hong Kong (and a bit of Chinese) legal history, the Hong Kong Lawyer’s legal history quiz will now principally focus on common law and Asian jurisdictions...
May 2016
Having plumbed the depths of Hong Kong (and a bit of Chinese) legal history, the Hong Kong Lawyer’s legal history quiz will now principally focus on common law and Asian jurisdictions...
April 2016
Having plumbed the depths of Hong Kong (and a bit of Chinese) legal history, the Hong Kong Lawyer’s legal history quiz will now principally focus on common law and Asian jurisdictions....
March 2016