Hong Kong Law Journal 1971 - 2017

Vol. 47, Part 1 of 2017

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Analysis
Legislative Oaths and Judicial Intervention in Hong Kong Po Jen Yap and Eric Chan 1
Ho Kwok Tai v Collector of Stamp Revenue — Analysis and Implications Stefano Mariani 17
Lectures
Outraging Public Decency: In Your Face and Up Your Skirt — The Dynamism and Limits of the Common Law Hon Mr Justice Fok PJ 33
Understanding Cross-Border Insolvency in the Hong Kong Context Hon Mr Justice Harris 55
Global Constitutionalism — Some Critical Remarks Jaakko Husa 73
ARTICLES
Well-known Trade Marks and Dissimilar Goods: HK, UK and EU Law Alice Lee 89
Copyright v Freedom of Contract: The “Contract Override” Issue in Hong Kong’s Copyright Amendment Wenwei Guan 115
Losing Out in Powering Innovation: The Necessity of Introducing Research and Development Tax Incentives in Hong Kong Jingyi Wang 143
Legal Protection of Traditional Chinese Medicine in the Context of the Creative Economy Jing Zhuo 171
Credit Ratings: The Moody’s Case Syren Johnstone 193
The Hong Kong Subconstitutional Model of Separation of Powers: The Case of Weak Judicial Review Guobin Zhu and Antonios Kouroutakis 221
CHINA LAW
United Nations Convention on the Law of the Non-Navigational Uses of International Watercourses: Problems, Improvements and Potential Influence on China Zewei Yang 243
Letter of Indemnity in Carriage of Goods by Sea: Chinese Law and Judicial Practice Liang Zhao 265
MEMOIR
Hong Kong in 1963–1964: Adventures of a Budding China Watcher Jerome A Cohen 291
BOOK REVIEWS
Advanced Introduction to the Law of International Organizations, Jan KlabbersAmy Barrow 311
Title and Title Conflicts in respect of Intermediated Securities under English Law, Dr Wenwen LiangGuangjian Tu 317


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Vol. 48, Part 2 of 2017

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Articles
A Re-evaluation of “Incarceration Strategy” by Hong Kong Courts: The Overuse of Incarceration in Sentencing Juvenile Drug Offenders Gordon Chung 323
The Doctrinal and Normative Vacuity of Hong Kong’s Joint Enterprise Doctrine Dennis J Baker 349
A Critical Analysis of the Hong Kong Stamp Duty Implications of Corporate Amalgamations and the Repurchase by a Company of Its Own Shares Stefano Mariani 399
Challenging the “Majority Support” Argument on not Introducing Anti-discrimination Legislation on the Ground of Sexual Orientation in Hong Kong Suen Yiu Tung 421
The Success and Failure of Online Dispute Resolution Wei Gao 445
Interpreting Article 104: The Way, the How, the Timing Devin Lin, Valentin GĂĽnther and Mathias Honer 475
Lecture
Constitutional Dialogue and the Rule of Law Hon Justice Matthew Palmer 505
China Law
The Gap between Law and Practice: An Empirical Study on China’s High Pretrial Detention Rate Xifen Lin, Zihui Gu and Xi Lin 525
International Jurisdiction under the 2005 Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements: Implications for China Huang Zhang 555
Examining Legislation in China’s Special Economic Zones: Framework, Practice and Prospects Yang Feng 585
Law and Justice in Evening Rain Alison W Conner 615
Review Articles
Lord Sumption and the Limits of the Law Hon Sir Anthony Mason 633
China’s Multi-layered Attitude towards State Sovereignty: Theory, Practice and Broad Implications Roda Mushkat 659
Book Reviews
Hong Kong Competition Law Carter Chim 689
The Commercial Appropriation of Fame: A Cultural Analysis of the Right of Publicity and Passing Off Marco Wan693


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