Research Profile

Gary Meggitt

Articles 

Civil Justice Reform in Hong Kong - Its Progress and its Future (2008) 38 HKLJ 89 

Expert Evidence - The New Rules (2009) HKLJ: Law Lectures for Practitioners 17 

Civil Justice Reform in Hong Kong - A Critical Appraisal (2009) 28 CJQ 111 

The CPR and the CJR - applying English authorities on civil procedure in Hong Kong (2010) 29 CJQ 235

Privilege - A Hong Kong Perspective (2011) 30 CJQ 429

Mediation in Hong Kong – A work in progress (2011) 6.2 JCL 220

The Discovery of Documents in Hong Kong—Two Recent Decisions in the Court of First Instance (2012) 42 HKLJ 321

The Hong Kong Independent Insurance Authority (2012) 7.2 JCL 258

An “Unhappy Process”: Brit Inns Ltd (In Liquidation) v BDW Trading Ltd (2013) 32(3) CJQ 323

Class Actions in Hong Kong – Yes, No, Maybe (2013) 43 HKLJ 217

The ‘Rock of Uncertainty’ – mesothelioma, insurers and the courts (2013) JBL 563

Who is a Quasi Client? (2013) 43 HKLJ 869

Hong Kong Insurance Regulation Revisited (2014) 8.2 JCL 389

PGF II SA v OMFS Co and Compulsory Mediation (2014) 33 CJQ 335

Insurable Interest - the doctrine that wouldn't die Legal Studies, Vol.35, No.2, 2015 pp.280-301

The regulation of mediators in England & Wales, the United States and Australia - Lessons for Hong Kong (2016) 46 HKLJ 445

Research Grants

Seed Funding Programme research grant for project 'The Regulation of Mediators in the UK, US and Australia - lessons for Hong Kong' (HK$35,800)

Books/chapters

Contributing author, A Guide to Civil Procedure in Hong Kong (Third Edition, LexisNexis, 2008) 

General Editor, Civil Justice Reform – What has it achieved? (Sweet & Maxwell, 2010)

Contributing author, A Guide to Civil Procedure in Hong Kong (Fourth Edition, LexisNexis Butterworths, 2011) 

Author, Halsbury’s Laws of Hong Kong, Vol. 37, Limitation of Actions (Second Edition, 2011 Re-issue) 

Contributing author, Hong Kong's Court of Final Appeal: The Development of the Law in China's Hong Kong (Cambridge University Press, 2013)

Contributing author, A Guide to Civil Procedure in Hong Kong (Fifth Edition, LexisNexis, 2015) 

Author, Halsbury’s Laws of Hong Kong, Vol. 37, Limitation of Actions (Second Edition, 2015 Re-issue) 

Conference papers/invited lectures 

The Case For (And Against) Compulsory Court-Annexed Mediation in Hong Kong
5th Asian Law Institute Conference, 22 and 23 May 2008, Singapore

How mediators handle ethical & confidentiality dilemmas
ADR in Asia Conference - Arbitration & Mediation - Global Platforms for Dispute Resolution, Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre, 12 September 2008

From Litigation to Dispute Resolution – The Broader Perspective
ADR – Conference on Social Justice and Dispute resolution, University of Hong Kong, 8 November 2008

Civil Justice Reform In Hong Kong –  A Commentary
Invited address to Hong Kong SAR Department of Justice, 9 March 2009

The CFA and civil procedure
Hong Kong’s Court of Final Appeal: The Andrew Li Court 1997-2010, University of Hong Kong, 5 & 6 March 2010

Mediation in Hong Kong – A work in progress   
Peking University & University of Hong Kong Joint Research Centre Conference, 9 & 10 December 2011

Legal training and assessment methods: knowledge v skills (Hong Kong) Conference on Reform of Legal Education in Asia Part III, University of Hong Kong, 18 February 2012

Limited Liability Partnerships in Hong Kong: Challenges and Conundrums
Law Lectures for Practitioners, University of Hong Kong, 19 October 2012

Qualifying as a lawyer in Hong Kong
Guest Lecture, Japan and Korea Programme, University of Hong Kong, 18 February 2013 and 18 February 2014

Other output

Submissions to the Hong Kong Legislative Council’s Subcommittee on Draft Subsidiary Legislation Relating to the Civil Justice Reform at
http://www.legco.gov.hk/yr07-08/english/hc/sub_com/hs51/agenda/hs510326.htm(February 2008)

The CPR and the CJR: applying English authorities on civil procedure in Hong Kong, Hong Kong Lawyer (May 2010)

Perspectives – civil procedure, Hong Kong Lawyer (August 2010)

Chaired Session on Conduct Requirements at the Hong Kong Insurance Law Association Forum on Insurance Companies (Ammendments) Bill, 13 May 2014