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Congratulations to Ian and Florence for their admission as Solicitors!

Our firm gives our warmest welcome to Ian Lam and Florence Yan, both joined Ho Tse Wai & Partners in 2016 as trainee solicitors, to be admitted as Solicitors! Ian and Florence were moved by our Senior Associate Mr. John Clancey, and our Partner Mr. Jonathan Man respectively. The...

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Latest update on Falungong JR cases

Court of First Instance, on 2 September 2018, held that Director of Food and Environmental Hygiene’s decision against Falungong members’ putting up banners is unconstitutional as the relevant Ordinance does not satisfy the ‘prescribed by law’ requirement. Pun Lin Fa v Director of Food and Environmental Hygiene is a conjoined case...

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[Costs] SJ to pay costs in sentencing review in the Umbrella Movement Trio case

In SECRETARY FOR JUSTICE v. CHOW YONG KANG ALEX (FACC10/2017), the CFA held that the Secretary for Justice should pay costs. It held that, if the issues were one of public interest, which they clearly were, this is all the more justification for awarding the successful appellants the costs of...

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