Hong Kong

Changes received as from 1 December 2020 BRAUN HEINER HORST ceased to be a partner of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer as from 01/01/2021. CARDONNEL GILLES JEROME ceased to be a...
February 2021
Public Seminar: “Judicial Review in Planning Law in Hong Kong” CUHK LAW successfully organised an online Public Seminar “Judicial Review in Planning Law in Hong Kong” on 11 January 2021 by Mr....
February 2021
It gives me great pleasure to introduce this special issue of the Hong Kong Lawyer that pays tribute to Geoffrey Ma Tao-li, who recently retired after more than a decade as the Chief Justice of Hong...
February 2021
The concept pacta sunt servanda (=agreements are to be kept) is regarded as the basis of all modern contract law regimes. And yet, the well-known differences between the civil law and the...
February 2021
Professor Lutz-Christian WOLFF, CUHK LAW Dean, has published a new book “The Art of Law Teaching” (Springer, Singapore, 2021). The book explains different facets of law teaching on the basis of over...
February 2021
AU-YEUNG BENNETT CHAK LAM JUDICIARY CHAK LONG HIN TAM, PUN & YIPP...
February 2021
CUHK LAW Professor Mara MALAGODI has been selected as Global Columnist of the prestigious International Journal of Constitutional Law (ICONnect) Blog for 2021. ICONnect is a highly influential...
February 2021
“See You Zoom See You Soon” Online English Storytelling Classes and Christmas Party Since 2015, CityU law students and alumni have been participating in a number of service projects for children...
February 2021
CUHK LAW’s Greater China Legal History Seminar Series serves as a forum to discuss the historical development of a great variety of legal issues of interest in the Greater China region. The 6th year...
February 2021
On 30th November 2020, The University of Law hosted a talk, as part of the Speaker Series, which was presented by Sharon Ser and Rita Ku of Withersworldwide. Sharon is a Partner in the divorce and...
February 2021
The Comparative Constitutional Law Research Forum of CUHK LAW’s Centre for Comparative and Transnational Law (CCTL) engages with global scholarship on comparative constitutional law. Members of the...
February 2021
The Faculty is delighted and honoured to welcome its alumnus Andrew Cheung Kui Nung, as the third Chief Justice of the Court of Final Appeal of the HKSAR (with effect from 11 January 2021). Born...
February 2021
In 2012, the Law Society hosted the annual conference of the International Institute of Law Association Chief Executives (“IILACE”) in Hong Kong. We had the honour of having former Chief Justice (“...
February 2021
Background The respondent was a company incorporated in Hong Kong with three directors, one BVI company and two natural persons, namely Ms. Wang and Ms. Yang. The two directors, Ms. Wang and Ms....
February 2021
Seven academics across different academic backgrounds from The University of Hong Kong were awarded under the inaugural Research Fellow Scheme (RFS) and Senior Research Fellow Scheme (SRFS) of the...
February 2021
Picture yourself onstage, in front of an audience waiting to hear you interpret the lyrics of the song that you are about to sing. Then picture yourself a few hours later in a conference room working...
February 2021
Facts C was a listed company incorporated in Hong Kong held by AGL, also a listed company in Hong Kong. A direct wholly-owned subsidiary of AGL (the Offeror) put forward a scheme of arrangement to...
February 2021
HKU Master of Laws (LLM) programmes are now accepting applications for admission in 2021-2022. Whether you are interested in the cutting-edge legal issues, or researching on an emerging area of...
February 2021
Facts These were five applications for judicial review. One issue was common to all the applications. Two additional issues were raised in HCAL 2915/2019 brought by the Hong Kong Journalists...
February 2021
The Faculty is proud to announce the appointment of The Hon Chief Justice Geoffrey Ma Tao Li, Chief Justice of the Court of Final Appeal, as Honorary Professor of the Faculty. His appointment...
February 2021