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Announcement by the Judiciary – Resumption of Court Proceedings Following the General Adjournment Period

The Judiciary announced today (April 22) that the General Adjourned Period (“GAP”), which started on January 29, will end on May 3. From May 4, all court proceedings will generally resume as safely as circumstances permit. In the same way, … Continue reading

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Supporting Litigants in Person – the English experience

Members and guests attended a talk by Professor Peter Crisp on Thursday 16 January 2020 at Withers’ office. Professor Crisp presented his talk Supporting Litigants in Person – The English Experience through the lens of his work with Support Through … Continue reading

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HKFLA Christmas Quiz 2019

Members and guests attended the HKFLA Christmas Quiz on Wednesday 4 December 2019. We were honoured to have the Honourable Mr Justice Coleman to be our Court of Appeal. This event is one of the most popular in the Family … Continue reading

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Chairman's Report for the Hong Kong Family Law Association 33rd AGM Monday 4th November 2019

Please view the Chairman’s Report here.

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AGM and Talk on 4 November 2019

Dear Members Our AGM was held on 4 November 2019. The meeting was followed with a talk by Mr. Grenville Cross on “Children and Protection from the Criminal Justice System”. Mr Cross is the Patron of Against Child Abuse and … Continue reading

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Foothills of Alienation

All members and guests were enthusiastically invited to a talk by Ms. Maureen Mueller on Tuesday 15 October 2019. The talk was held at the Hong Kong Club from 6:30pm.Members and guests of the HKFLA attended a talk on Tuesday … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Family Law Cross-Border Delegation

Cross-border family law issues were constructively addressed at a meeting between Hong Kong and Mainland family law practitioners, which took place in Guangzhou on 14 August 2019.  Members of the Hong Kong delegation found the meeting very productive and useful. … Continue reading

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