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Cryptoassets (e.g. Bitcoins, Cryptocurrencies, NFT Artworks, etc.) have seized global attention. With dramatic fluctuations in value and enigmatic qualities, "crypto" has polarized...
Appleby
Applying for a grant in the BVI requires, amongst other documents, an affidavit in respect of Hong Kong law, verifying the validity of the will, the entitlement of the applicant to apply...
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During the lockdowns and travel restrictions imposed on the world over the past two years, many of us have become acutely aware of the power of our families.
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Mr and Mrs Wong have been married for 20 years with one daughter studying in university and one son studying in high school. Mr Wong's parents contributed an initial down payment to buy them a ...
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
Private Client Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Hong Kong, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
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This proposition has been accepted and applied in England since 1957. It is the product of a decision of the English Court of Appeal: Sugden v Sugden [1957] P 120.
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According to the Hong Kong Census and Statistics Department , in 2019, 35% of marriages in Hong Kong were remarriages. The pandemic also brought a spike in divorce rates as couples' marriage soured.
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The United States' counsel general to Hong Kong and his husband recently announced the birth of their son. The couple expressed their gratitude to residents for their "kindness and support" after becoming fathers.
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Hong Kong has had the reputation of being a modern, international city enshrined with western values of democracy and freedom. As pluralistic a society as Hong Kong is, however, it falls...
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Hong Kong's population is rapidly ageing, posing many legal challenges for families with loved ones with deteriorating mental capacity.
Boase Cohen & Collins
The latest round of school closures in Hong Kong in response to the Omicron-driven fifth wave of coronavirus infections will have produced sighs of exasperation from affected families.
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The Mainland Judgements in Matrimonial and Family Cases (Reciprocal Recognition and Enforcement) Ordinance (Cap 639) and corresponding Rules (Cap 639A) were enacted and came into operation...
Herbert Smith Freehills
The very first stage of the estate administration process is for the named executor in a will to apply for probate.
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
The Hong Kong government's recent decision to cull 2,000 hamsters to prevent animal-to-human transmission of Covid-19 has caused heated discussions in the territory about animal rights and welfare.
Withers LLP
Cryptocurrency is a fast-growing industry and one which is still poorly understood by many people. It also comes in many forms: there is Bitcoin...
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Bill and Melinda Gates's announcement that their 25-year marriage was "irretrievably broken" was a reminder that even the most successful-seeming relationships can break down.
Withers LLP
On 11th January, the Hong Kong Government announced that Hong Kong children from as young as 5 years old can be given the Sinovac vaccine produced in China, and children from the age of 12 years old...
Gall
In financial proceedings on divorce, both spouses will be required to disclose their personal belongings, which may include items that they have received by way of gift...
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Applications can now be made in relation to Mainland divorce certificates issued by the civil affairs departments in the Mainland if the certificates are issued on or after 15 February 2022.
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