Elizabeth Herbert nominated and awarded in the APAC Insider Legal Awards 2022
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Effect of Illegality in Hong Kong is Still Absolute: Summary Judgment Granted In Favour of Fraud Victim
Check out how the District Court revisits the list of authorities involving the doctrine of illegality and the effect of it, as the current law stands in Hong Kong
David Boyton listed “Leading” Criminal Counsel in Doyle’s Guide 2022
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Defendant Sentenced to Rehabilitation Centre for Criminal Damage
Wong Hok Yan recently represented a defendant who pleaded guilty to 9 charges of criminal damage and was sentenced to detention a rehabilitation centre.
High Court Granted Order for Sale under section 54 of the Probate and Administration Ordinance
When the will devises a real property in favour of more than one beneficiary, how should the personal representative(s) deal with it? This case summary may shed light on this.
Crossing Double White Lines: Reasonable Excuse?
Check out the case summary below on how the Court discussed the defence of "reasonable excuse" in the context of a traffic offence trial.
Defendant Acquitted of Charge of Bribery
Check out the case summary below on how David Boyton (leading Peggy Pao) secured the acquittal for the Defendant who was facing a charge under the Prevention of Bribery Ordinance