Hong Kong Law Journal 1971 - 2016

Vol. 13 of 1983

INDEX OF CONTENTS

EDITORIALS
English administrative law in Hong Kong 257
Hong Kong and the law of British nationality 1
Imprisonment far civil debts 258
The Judicial Service Commission and the Attorney General 129
The new Attorney General 132
THE SEVENTH COMMONWEALTH I/AW CONFERENCE
Behind the mask - The Hon Mr Justice Moult 262
The law we share - The Hon Mr Justice Fuad 269
The role of the Attorney General's Chambers in Hong Kong - David Lyons 280
ARTICLES
Attempting the impossible? The devil we know - Adrian Keane 39
China's developing legal system - Albert H Y Chen 291
Judicial review of the discretionary powers of the Attorney General of Hong Kong in the conduct of criminal proceedings - W S Clarke 133
Nemeses of a recalcitrant defendant in Hong Kong: forms of pre-trial security for judgment - Peter Morrow 316
The financial consequences of a Hong Kong divorce - Elizabeth Phillips 7
The formulation of labour policy in Hong Kong - Ng Sek-hong 174
The role of lawyers in the Chinese legal system - Jenkin Chan Shiu-fan 157
NOTES AND COMMENTS
Admission of Foreiga Domestic Helpers: Some Legal Issues - Andrew Hicks 194
Air Pollution Control in, Hong Kong: Back to Square One? - Edward J Epstein 365
Custody and the Putative Father - Leonard Pegg 358
Part IIof the Landlord and Tenant (Consolidation) Ordinance: Confusion Compounded - P G Willoughby 61
Registration of Companies and the Duty to Act Fairly - G L Perns 350
Sovereign Immunity and the People's Republic of China - Roderick O'Brien 202
The Accounting and Auditing Implications of the 1983 Bill to Amend the Companies Ordinance - S E C Purvis 380
The Conviction of Amos Dawe - Francis Eddis 188
Why Civil Servants Retire at 55: The Curious Origins of a Government Rule - N J Miners 209
NOTES OF CASES
Administrative Law
- licence
- natural justice
- remedies
72
218, 395
403
Banking
- customer's account wrongly debited
75
Bankruptcy and Insolvency
- employer
222
Company Law
- ultra vires - gratuitous payments
78
Compulsory Purchase
- land
218
Constitutional Law
- legislative competence
405
Contract
- bank's rules
- exemption clause
75
226
Copyright
- Registered Designs Act 1949
85
Criminal Law
- confinuing offence
89
Divorce
- customary and modern marriages
412
Employment
- termination of employment contracts
222
Evidence
- fairness - advocacy by judge
92
Immigration
- removal order
395
Land Law
- application of cap 124 to New Territories
405
Landlord aaid Tenant
- application of part II of cap 7
- certainty of rent
- repossession by landlord .requiring part of premises only
416
230
96
Mental Health
- statutory will
234
Natural Justice
- application, for jockey's licence
104
Practice and Procedure
- application for summary judgment
- ex parte injunction
- resume attached to record of appeal
420
109
230
Tort
- breach of statutory duty
237
Wills
- Mental Health Act 1959
234
PERSONAL INJURIES
A Digest of Awards in Hong Kong 116, 240, 423
SENTENCES
A Digest of Decisions in Hong Kong 119, 430
REVIEWS AND PUBLICATIONS
Braddell, The Law of the Straits Settlements 256
Cohen, Edwards aaid Chang Chen (eds), Essays on China's Legal Tradition 437
Hong Kong 1983: A Review of 1982 254
Jackson and Powell, Professional Negligence 125
Lau, Society and Politics in Hong Kong 246
Law Reform Commission, Report on Laws Governing 'Homosexual Conduct 439
Books Received 127, 444
CORRESPONDENCE 128


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