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Extremely high threshold for enforcement against property in Hong Kong

Extremely high threshold for enforcement against property in Hong Kong
In Mainland China it is common to apply to the court for preservation of property for enforcement of…
2020-09-25
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Enforcing Mainland judgment through insurance policies issued in Hong Kong

Enforcing Mainland judgment through insurance policies issued in Hong Kong
If one has no property or asset in Mainland China for Mainland judgment enforcement, is the enforcem…
2020-09-25
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Risks of commencing litigations in Hong Kong

Risks of commencing litigations in Hong Kong
A. Jurisdiction 1.Hong Kong and Mainland China belong to different jurisdictions. The question on whether Hong Kong is the forum coveniens with jurisd…
2020-09-25
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Enforcement of civil judgment in Hong Kong

Enforcement of civil judgment in Hong Kong
A litigant who wins the case and obtains a court judgment against the other party could obtain an order from the court for remedies. Some of the commo…
2020-09-25
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Statutory limitation period in US, Hong Kong and Mainland China

Statutory limitation period in US, Hong Kong and Mainland China
1.Mainland China has a shorter statutory limitation period: Pursuant to the current framework under …
2020-09-25
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Cost of commencing litigations in Hong Kong

Cost of commencing litigations in Hong Kong
Many of my fellow lawyers and friends back in Mainland China complained that their clients are unable to commence proceedings in Hong Kong, as it is…
2020-10-16
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Length of litigations in Hong Kong

Length of litigations in Hong Kong
Many of my friends are curious on the length of litigation in Hong Kong, the approximate litigation costs and whether there is a system of contingency…
2020-10-15
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Are Contingency Fees allowed in Hong Kong Litigation Cases?

Are Contingency Fees allowed in Hong Kong Litigation Cases?
There are many cases within the Mainland that are undertaken by lawyers on both “contingency fee” an…
2020-10-14
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Statutory limitation period for civil proceedings in Hong Kong

Statutory limitation period for civil proceedings in Hong Kong
Pursuant to the current framework under Hong Kong Law, the statutory limitation period for commencin…
2020-10-21
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What should one do if the Mainland court judgments is not recognised and enforced in Hong Kong

What should one do if the Mainland court judgments is not recognised and enforced in Hong Kong
As mentioned in “Recognition and Enforcement of Mainland court judgment in Hong Kong”, there are 5 p…
2020-10-22
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The Jury System in Hong Kong

The Jury System in Hong Kong
Five people were charged with rioting and inciting riots in the civil unrest that broke out in Mongkok in 2016. The jury was being selected at the Hig…
2020-09-25
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Legal Protection to Policyholders of Hong Kong Insurance

Legal Protection to Policyholders of Hong Kong Insurance
Are Hong Kong insurance policies taken out by Mainland residents entitled to legal protection in Hon…
2020-09-25
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Annual vetting of Hong Kong lawyers

Annual vetting of Hong Kong lawyers
As of the end of February 2016, there were around 13,000 lawyers, including solicitors and barristers, in Hong Kong. 9,925 of them were solicitors wit…
2020-09-25
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Relevant factors for bail application and consideration under common law

Relevant factors for bail application and consideration under common law
“An Executive of Huawei has recently been arrested in Canada and is in the course of applying for ba…
2020-09-25
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Yaoning Incident

Yaoning Incident
The earlier incident whereby a Chinese defence lawyer was being framed during the course of his client’s trial by a prosecutor for soliciting prostitu…
2020-09-25
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