Hong Kong Law Journal 1971 - 2017

Vol. 42, Part 1 of 2012

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In Memoriam: William James Silke (1929-2012) P. Y. Lo 1
COMMENT
COMMENT Competing Charging Orders: When No Effect has Some Effect Malcolm Merry 5
Contextual Constructions and Clear-Cut Tests: The Interpretation of Business Interruption Provisions in Insurance Contracts Lee Mason 13
FOCUS: THE CHANGING LANDSCAPE OF ASIAN CONSTITUTIONALISM
Introduction Albert H. Y. Chen 21
Nation Building Through Constitutionalism: Lessons from the Indian Experience Domenico Amirante 23
Constitutionalism and the Discussion of Constitutional Revision in the Republic of Korea in the First Decade of the Twenty-First Century Woo-Young Rhee 43
The Party's Leadership as a Living Constitution in ChinaXin He 73
Courts and Governance in Asia: Exploring Variations and Effects Bjorn Dressel 95
ARTICLES
Built Heritage in Transition: A Critique of Hong Kong's Conservation Movement and the Antiquities and Monuments Ordinance David Lung 121
Ultra Vires State Contracts under International Law Hop Xuan Dang 143
Resolving the Source Problem : A General Review with a Particular Focus on Hong Kong Antonietta Wong 169
CHINA LAW
Economic Development and Cultural Autonomy in Tension: The Tibet Issue in China's Constitutional Framework Zheng Ge 195
Development of Maritime Limitation of Liability in China (1993-2011) Kevin X. Li 253
BOOK REVIEWS
Sentencing in Hong Kong, I Grenville Cross SBS, SC, and Patrick WS Cheung Peter Chau 277
Criminal Justice in China: An Empirical Inquiry, Mike McConville, Flora Sapio 279
Contracting for Space: Contract Practice in the European Space Sector, Lesley Jane Smith and Ingo Baumann, Yun Zhao 283


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Vol. 42, Part 2 of 2012

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Analysis
Lai Bo and Other “Procedural Kills”: A Study of Discontent in the Legislative Council P.Y. Lo 287
The Future of the Law on Advance Directives Refusing Life-Sustaining Treatment in ong Kong Martin Cheuk-hang Ho 305
The Discovery of Documents in Hong Kong—Two Recent Decisions in the Court of First Instance Gary Meggitt 321
The Draft Mediation Bill Helen Yu 351
Lecture
The Rule of Law in Hong Kong: Fifteen Years After the Handover Hon. Mr Justice Bokhary PJ 373
Articles
Recent Developments in Hong Kong's Torture Screening Process Ché Singh Kochhar-George 385
Understanding Goodwin: W v Registrar of Marriages Athena Liu 403
Tax Consolidation: Does It Have to Be Complex for Hong Kong Antony KF Ting and Daniel HK Ho 431
How Abolishing (or at Least Reforming) Australia's Live Export Cattle Trade Supports Hong Kong Animal Law Reform and Why That is Desirable for Both Jurisdictions
Louise Floyd
453
Creating Access to Quality Legal Representation—The Queen's Counsel (Re)Appears in Singapore Lau Kwan Ho 481
China Law
Embedded Socio-Legal Activism in China: The Case of Yirenping Fu Hualing 531
Will the Door Open Wider in the Aftermath of Alibaba? —Placing (or Misplacing) Foreign Investment in a Chinese Public Law Frame Shen Wei 561
Focus: Conflict of Laws in Greater China: Part I
Introduction
Weixia Gu
595
International Treaties in Chinese Private International Law Zheng Sophia Tang 597
Recognition and Enforcement of Non-Local Judgments in Macau: A Critical Review
Guangjian Tu
633
Book Reviews
Beyond the Blue Gate: Recollections of a Political Prisoner, Teo Soh Lung Michael Hor 661
Mediation Process and Practice in Hong Kong, Nadja Alexander Kun Fan 665


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Vol. 42, Part 3 of 2012

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Analysis
Are T'sos Really Trusts? Malcolm Merry 669
Demystifying the Doctrine of Encroachment Kelvin F.K. Low 687
Pouncing Dragon, Hidden Tiger—A Case of Regulatory Overreach? Chee Keong Low, Mohan Datwani and Samantha Datwani 701
Achieving the Right Balance Between Rehabilitation and Public Safety under the New Sex Offenders Record Scheme in Hong Kong Mark Kielsgard and Jack Burke 717
Lecture
Free Speech, Reputation and Media Intrusion: British Law Reform and its Implications for Hong Kong and Beyond Lord Lester of Herne Hill QC 731
Articles
Copyright Protection in the Digital Age: A Tripartite Balance Qili Xu 751
When Copyrights Meet Human Rights: "Cyberspace Article 23" and Hong Kong's Copyright Protection in the Digital Era Wenwei Guan 785
Islamic Finance in Hong Kong Mohd Yazid Bin Zul Kepli 809
Using the ICESCR in Hong Kong Courts Michael Ramsden 839
The Avoidance of Statutory Benefits to Employees by Hong Kong Employers Abdul Majid, Reza Jashen Gul, Sandra Ho, Mark A. Bliss and Sunny Sun 865
China Law
Hostile Takeovers and Takeover Defences in China Wei Cai The Chinese Communist Party's United Front Work with the Legal Profession Wei Cai 901
The Chinese Communist Party's United Front Work with the Legal Profession Gerry Groot and Roderick O'Brien 939
Conflict of Laws in Greater China: Part II
Negotiating the First Bilateral Investment Agreement Between Mainland China and Taiwan: Difficulties and Solutions Jie Huang 971
The Keeneye Case: Rethinking the Content of Public Policy in Cross-Border Arbitration Between Hong Kong and Mainland China Weixia Gu and Xianchu Zhang 1001
Book Reviews
Marital Agreements and Private Autonomy in Comparative Perspective, Jens M Scherpe (Ed.)Keith Hotten 891
Liu Xiaobo, Charter 08 and the Challenges of Political Reforms in China, Jean-Phillipe Beja, Fu Hualing and Eva Pils (Eds.)Xin He 1037


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