Hong Kong Law Journal 1971 - 2016

Vol. 8 of 1978

INDEX OF CONTENTS

EDITORIALS
Colonial Regulation 55
The fragile rice bowl 137
Compensation for traffic accident victims 281
Fiat justitia, ruat caelum 146
'Freedom of contract' 284
Law reform 1
Law reporting in Hong Kong 142
The next Chief Justice 282
The Small Claims Tribunal 144
Peter Wesley-Smith 1
ARTICLES
China's new constitution: Maoism, economic change and civil liberties - Leo Goodstadt 287
Judicial discretion and the fruit of the poisoned tree - Bernard Downey 43
Prostitution in Hong Kong: a legal and moral dilemma - Henry Lethbridge 149
The law and practice of the Labour Tribunal - R A Ribeiro 5, 174, 308
NOTES AND COMMENTS
Aliens on British Soil: A Problem of Landholding in/Early Hong Kong - D M Emrys Evans 205
Contracts for the Sale of Land: The Yangtzekiang Case - Andrew Hicks 63
Fair Compensation and the Speculative Element: The Kowloon Dairy Case - P G Willoughby 344
Interest on Damages for Personal Injuries - John Miller 73
Profits Tax: Territorial Source of Profit from Interest - P G Willoughby 215
NOTES OF CASES
Banking
- account in joint names
221
Cheques
- personal liability of director
76
Contributory Negligence
- test for six year old child
222
Criminal Law
- dangerous drugs
- objectionable article
77, 79
81
Crimrnal Procedure
- application to disconnect telephone service
- duty of judge when defendant unrepresented
- power to convict of different offence
354
223
35
Damages
- fatal accident, multiplier
- personal injuries, award of interest
223
225
Foreign Judgments
- reciprocal enforcement
356
Fraudulent Transfer of Business 358
Hire Purchase
- extrinsic evidence, repudiation
- termination, measure of damages
359
226
Insurance
- breach of conditions, waiver
84
Motor Vehicles Insurance (Third Party Risks) Ordinance
229
Landlord and Tenant
- inconclusive negotiations, quiet enjoyment
- restrictive covenant, waiver, acquiescence
230
234
Nuisance
- liability of highway authority
236
Property Law
- whether joint tenancy an interest in land
238
Sale of Goods
- action for the price
86
Solicitors
- conflicting duties
84
Stamp Duty
- loan agreement secured on vehicle registration book
87
Statutory Interpretation
- Dangerous Drugs Ordinance s 45
79
Summary Offences Ordinance s 17 90
Taxation
- evasion, custodial sentence
- profits tax, gains from share dealing
- purchase of film tickets in aid of charity
- whether transaction 'artificial or fictitious'
361
362
239
91
Vendor and Purchasers
- construction and sale of fiats, frustration
363
LEGISLATION
Companies - Dangerous Drugs - Employment - Estate Duty - Legal Practitioners - Sale of Goods 95
Independant Commission Against Corruption - Insurance Companies (Capital Requirements) - Law Amendment and Reform - Motor Vehicles Insurance (Third Party Risks) - Stamp - Securities - Workmen's Compensation 241
Companies - Crimes - Inland Revenue - Land Registration - Magistrates 367
PERSONAL INJURIES
A Digest of Awards in Hong Kong 101, 251, 373
SENTENCES
A Digest of Decisions in Hong Kong 114, 262, 379
REVIEWS AND PUBLICATIONS
Chitty on Contracts 131
Griffith, The Politics of the Judiciary 275
Leeming, Street Studies in Hong Kong 134
Li, Law and Politics in China's Foreign Trade 278
Simpson, Land Law and Registration 133
Smith and Thomas, A Casebook on Contract 274
Books Received 136, 280
CORRESPONDENCE 388


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