Hong Kong Law Journal 1971 - 2017

Vol. 38, Part 1 of 2008

TABLE OF CONTENTS

COMMENTS
A New Era in Hong Kong’s Constitutional History Albert H.Y.Chen 1
ANALYSIS
One Step Forward, Two Steps Back? The Dilemma of Hong Kong’s Draft Race Discrimination Legislation Kelley Loper 15
Is the Standard of Care of Directors Inverted in Hong Kong? Chee Keong Low 31
ARTICLES
Rights of Way and Long User: The English Restriction and the Irish Rule Malcolm Merry 51
Civil Justice Reform in Hong Kong – Its Progress and its Future Gary Meggitt 89
Defining “Terrorism” in South and East Asia T. M. A. Luey 129
Virtues, the Chinese Yuan, and the American Trade Empire Raj Bhala 183
CHINESE LAW
Legislative Interpretations by the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress in China Yang Xiaonan 255
PERSONAL INJURIES
Recent Awards 273
Multipliers 287
REVIEW ARTICLES
Hong Kong Media Law: A Guide for Journalists and Media Professionals, Doreen Weisenhaus, with contributions by Jill Cottrell and Yan Mei Ning Danny Gittings 303
Functional Constituencies: A Unique Feature of the Hong Kong Legislative Council, Christine Loh and Civic Exchange (eds) Robert J. Morris 309
Shareholder Agreements and Joint Ventures in the PRC, Owen D. Nee Jr Dennis Hie 313
Criminal Procedure in Hong Kong: A Guide for Students and Practitioners, Amanda Whitfort Wing Hong Chui 317


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Vol. 38, Part 2 of 2008

TABLE OF CONTENTS

In Memoriam: Philip St. John Smart, 1961-2008 321
COMMENTS
The Controversial Appointment of Under Secretaries and Political Assistants in 2008 Albert H.Y.Chen 325
ANALYSIS - CONTRACT DAMAGES
The Golden Victory – A Misguided Decision Francis Reynolds 333
On Two Suggested Alternatives to the Rule in Hadley v Baxendale Hon. Mr Justice Anselmo Reyes 347
ARTICLES
The Poverty of Intellectual Property Philosophy Wenwei Guan 359
Economic Theories of the Firm Versus Stakeholder Theory: Is there a Governance Dilemma? John Kong Shan Ho 399
The Secretary for Justice as the Protector of the Public Interest – Continuity and Development Hon Wong Yan Lung 319
Clash of Corporate Personality Theories: A Comparative Study of One-member Companies in Singapore and China Chen Jianlin 425
Internet Gambling Prohibition in Hong Kong: Law And Policy Pedro Pereira de Sena 453
CHINA LAW
Which Kind of Party? The Role of Crime Victims in Chinese Criminal Procedure Zheng Ge 493
Making Shareholder Derivative Actions Happen in China: How Should Lawsuits be Funded? Zhong Zhang 523
PERSONAL INJURIES
Recent Awards 563
REVIEWS
Sentencing in Hong Kong, I Grenville Cross, SC, and Patrick WS Cheung, (in collaboration with Elaine YL Tsui) Amanda Whitfort 575
Mason Papers: Selected Articles and Speeches by Sir Anthony Mason AC, KBE, Geoffrey Lindell (ed) i>Oliver Jones 579


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Vol. 38, Part 3 of 2008

TABLE OF CONTENTS

COMMENTS
Dictum non meum pactum: Lehman’s minibond transactions Paul Lejot 585
LECTURES
The Future of Contempt of Court in a Bill of Rights Age A. T. H. Smith 593
ARTICLES
China’s Ratification of the Disabilities Convention and the Implications for Hong Kong Carole J. Petersen 611
Taming the Triads: Organised Crime Offences in PR China, Hong Kong,and Macau Andreas Schloenhardt 645
Shareholders as Creditors in Hong Kong Corporate Insolvency: Myth or Reality? Anil Hargovan 685
Investor Protection: Case Studies of the Vietnamese Securities Market Toan Le Minh and Gordon Walker 713
Corporate Law Reform and Some “Rule of Law” Issues in Malaysia Janine Pascoe 769
CHINESE LAW
Pre-Incorporation Contracts in China – A Proposal for Optimal Rules Charles Zhen Qu 793
Rethinking the “Re-education Through Labor” System in China: Does it Impose Prohibited or Permitted Forced Labor? Haina Lu 831
PERSONAL INJURIES
Recent Awards 865
Multipliers 881
REVIEW ARTICLES
Human Rights and Development: Law, Policy and Governance, C. Raj Kumar and D.K. Srivastava (eds) JiangYu Wang 883
Emerging Issues in Tort Law, Jason Neyers, Erika Chamberlain and Stephen Pitel (eds) Alexandra Lo 887
Employment Law & Practice in China, Andreas Lauffs Rick Glofcheski 891
Consolidated contents, tables and index for Volume 38 897


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