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  • Hong Kong Law Society takes control of firm
    Hong Kong Law Society takes control of firm

    Clients of a multi-branch law firm were left high and dry after their money and the practice were put under the control of the Law Society of Hong Kong. The professional association said the move was necessary as it found the firm had got involved in ...

    South China Morning Post | April 28, 2016 23:37
  • Hong Kong housing sales law misses the mark
    Hong Kong housing sales law misses the mark

    The Residential Properties (First-hand Sales) Ordinance has racked up only one prosecution case since it came into force three years ago, but the relevant authority has still hailed it as a success in tackling unscrupulous sales practices by property ...

    South China Morning Post | April 29, 2016 13:30
  • Caseload on Hong Kong's dirty money reaches new highs
    Caseload on Hong Kong's dirty money reaches new highs

    As pressure mounts to stamp out dirty money deals, new official figures obtained by the Sunday Morning Post reveal that the number of reports of suspicious financial activity made to the Hong Kong authorities by law firms in the city jumped from 222 in ...

    South China Morning Post | April 24, 2016 02:10
  • 'Draconian': Human rights groups slams China's new controversial NGO law
    'Draconian': Human rights groups slams China's new controversial NGO law

    Human Rights in China and Human Rights Watch have criticised China's new law governing foreign non-government organizations (NGOs). The law, passed Thursday, imposes a series of new regulations and gives authorities expanded powers that activists ...

    Hong Kong Free Press | April 29, 2016 07:11

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