Hong Kong Law Journal 1971 - 2017

Vol. 1 of 1971

INDEX OF CONTENTS

FOREWORD
Foreword by Professor G. W. Keeton 6
EDITORIALS
Amendment of the law by resolution 121
Detention without trial 239
Evidence of an alibi 117
Future of the legal profession 241
Hong Kong Law Journal 3
Sentencing 118
Summary procedure of the District Court 117
ARTICLES
Chinese Money-loan Associations - Henry Litton and Denis Chang 194, 262
Codification and social change - George W. Keeton 245
Common law in a Chinese setting - The Kernel Or The Nut? - D.M. Emrys Evans 9
Confessions to police officers - Bernard Downey 131
Sentencing offenders - Sir Ivo Rigby 123
Statue law revision - G.W. Bartholomew 274
The power of arrest in Hong Kong - John Rear 142
The Rent Increases (Domestic Premises) Ordinance 1970 - B.S. McElney 33
BUSINESS LAW
Air waybills as security 60
Packing credit facilities 57
Shares as security 206
Taxation of foreign corporations in Hong Kong 288
CASE COMMENTARIES
Correspondence ''without prejudice" 64
Custody and the unimpeachable parent 296
Dishonesty in Hong Kong 299
Judicial review of colonial legislation 69
Liability for the torts of independent contractors 213
Old law in new bottles 218
Pak pais and precedent 80
Subsidiary legislation: the demands of natural justice 74
The widow who would not adopt 84
NOTES OF CASES
Contract
- composition with creditors
93
Criminal law
- murder
305, 306
Employment
- breach of contract by employee
94
Husband and wife
- dispute over property
- divorce
308
96, 226, 227, 309
Insurance
- burglary policy
228
Judgment debt
- imprisonment
97
Landlord and tenant
- breach of covenant
- covenant for private user
- lease -for three years
- oral monthly tenancy
98
311
99
100
Limitation of actions
- infant
230
Practice and procedure
- criminal procedure
- ex parte injunction
- Privy Council
- shorthand note of evidence
313
231
314
233
STATUTES
Import and Export Ordinance 1970 317
Theft Ordinance 1970 102
Wills Ordinance 1970 107
REVIEWS
J. A. Co hen (ed.), Contemporary Chinese Law: Research Problems and Perspectives 235
G. C. Thornton, Legislative Drafting 327
CONFERENCE
Second LAWASIA Conference at Manila (1970) 237
CORRESPONDENCE
Index to Volume One 330


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