The FLA, now led by newly elected Chairman, Caroline McNally, cordially invites all members and guests to the first talk of 2017, to be given by two well-known family mediators, both from Australia, and with years of experience in both jurisdictions, on “Hearing the child’s voice in Family Law Matters: Child Inclusive Mediation”. In this year in which we have been promised the new Children’s Bill will be introduced, this is a perfect way to begin. HK Club, Tuesday 10th January 2017 at 6:30pm:fla-flyer-2017-01-10-robyn-hooworth-and-kerri-gunthorpe-final
The 2016 AGM will be held on Tuesday 29th November 2016 at 6:15pm, to be followed by the Christmas Quiz. Nominations to the Exec Committee for 2017 should be provided ASAP and no later than 25th November 2016 to the Hon. Secretary, Caroline McNally: notice-agm2016; nomination2016final
To all intellectuals and artful guessers – the special 30th Anniversary year FLA Christmas Quiz offers a much-needed diversion from the rigours of the year. Be prepared to be challenged by the sagacity of the questions, entranced by the witticisms of our host and quiz-master Robin Egerton, and overwhelmed by the Solomonic wisdom of the absolutely non-reviewable “Court of Appeal”: fla-flyer-2016-11-29-xmas-quiz-final
A gentle reminder that the FLA will host a talk at the Hong Kong Club tomorrow night, 13th October 2016 by Hon. Dennis Kwok Wing-hang, barrister and newly re-elected member of the Legislative Council, on the highly topical issue of reciprocal enforcement Hong Kong/Mainland of judgments in matrimonial and related proceedings. We expect a substantial attendance, but if you have not yet registered, here is your opportunity to do so: fla-flyer-2016-10-13-dennis-kwok-final
To all members and friends – the HKFLA is delighted to announce the arrangements for the 30th Anniversary special events to be held on 10th and 11th November 2016, with our special guest Baroness Hale of Richmond. Please click on the dedicated pages for more information and to secure your place for these exciting events. Tickets are limited!
Richard Todd QC, of the English and Hong Kong Bars, will be delivering a talk at the Hong Kong Club on Thursday evening, 21 July 2016 on “Who Cares Who Shares?” Any of those who have been to previous talks by this star of the Bar will want to put aside all other appointments, however pressing, to attend: FLA – Flyer (2016 07 21) (Richard Todd QC) FINAL
All are cordially invited to a talk by Ian Mann, head of Offshore Litigation and Restructuring Department at Harneys. Ian will be addressing the FLA on “BVI/Cayman Islands: Using Commercial/Corporate Asset Tracing and Judicial Assistance Tools in support of Hong Kong Divorce Proceedings”. This promises to be an informative discussion of the tools and methods essential to all who practice in matrimonial finance litigation: FLA – Flyer (2016 07 12) (Ian Mann) FINAL