Hong Kong Law Journal 1971 - 2016

Vol. 2 of 1972

INDEX OF CONTENTS

EDITORIALS
Appeals from magistrates 129
Chinese language and the law 3
Chit-funds 133
Crime 6
Cross-examination 132
Estimation of the length of trials 253
Judiciary 3, 256
June landslides 249
Labour courts 4
Legal aid and advice 2
Legal education 1
Magisterial ineptitude 254
Pupillage and articles 1
Sentencing: white collar crime 257
Shorthand writers in the courts 252
Take-over bids 258
ARTICLES
Distribution under the Intestates' Estates Ordinance 1971 - B S McElney 135
James William Norton-Kyshe - Peter Wesley-Smith 278
Penal policy and crime rates: comments on the Hong Kong experience - H J Lethbridge 54
Self-employment in the building industry - John Rear 150
The application and interpretation of the on tVienna Conventionhe Law of Treaties - G G Lawrie 261
The legal system of Thailand - R H Hickling 8
The pearl and the golden thread: the proof of negative averments - R J Faulkner 169, 294
BUSINESS LAW
Chit-fund companies or ngan wuis 77
Estimated tax assessments 69
Exclusive sales agreements 194
CASE COMMENTARIES
Actuarial assessment of damages 204
Hire and reward: more about pak pais and precedent 216
Sentencing in child labour cases 92
Stare decisis in the House of Lords 209
The legal relationship between the Government and its servants 84
NOTES OF CASES
Bankruptcy
- rescission of receiving order
- resolution that debtor be not adjudged bankrupt
313
315
Contract
- work and materials
317
Criminal law
- gambling
- murder
102
104
Evidence
- admissibility of previous statement of "hostile" witness
- standard of proof
318
105
Husband and wife
- divorce agreement and duress
222
Infants
- adoption
106
Landlord and tenant
- exclusion
- rent restriction
224
226, 227
Practice and procedure
- appeal
- company incorporated outside Hong Kong
- criminal procedure
319, 321
229
108, 110, 231, 232
Road traffic
- breach of provisional licence
233
Sale of goods
- breach of contract
322
STATUTES
Application of English Law (Amendment) Ordinance 1971 116
Immigration Ordinance 1971 360
Labour Tribunal Ordinance 1972 325
Law Amendment (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Amendment) Ordinance 1971 236
Legitimacy Ordinance 1971 and Affiliation Proceedings Ordinance 1971 348
LETTERS FROM OUR CORRESPONDENTS
Notes on some recent Malaysian legislation 371
REVIEWS AND PUBLICATIONS
Cooper and Cridlan, Law and Procedure of the Stock Exchange 381
Hopkins (ed.), Hong Kong: The Industrial Colony 121
Meijer, Marriage Law and Policy in the Chinese People's Republic 246
Norman, How to Cure Drug Addicts 247
Norton-Kyshe, The History of the Laws and Courts of Hong Kong 379
Suffian, Malaysia: An Introduction to the Constitution of Malaysia 376
Third Report of the Chinese Language Committee 123
Thomas, Principles of Sentencing 122
CORRESPONDENCE
D. R. Boy: Uncorroborated confessions: instructions to prosecutors 382
Charles J. Olliffe: Romanisation of Chinese 127
H. N. Owen: Griggs v. Griggs 126


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