the HIP answers

Our series of FAQs on legal issues

Visitation and Access to Children

Visitation and Access to Children 1920 700 Hugill & Ip

Disagreements on children custody are emotionally draining. What considerations are key to try and reach an agreement, simplifying the whole process?

SCMP Young Post | So you want to be a lawyer? The realities of this challenging career path

SCMP Young Post | So you want to be a lawyer? The realities of this challenging career path 1500 1125 Hugill & Ip

Geraint Ho, of Hong Kong law firm Hugill and Ip, qualified as a solicitor in 2020 and specialises in civil litigation. He shares study tips, job application advice, and the financial concerns needed if you hope to study for a law degree.

Business

Starting a Business in Hong Kong

Starting a Business in Hong Kong 1920 700 Hugill & Ip

This Q&A aims to answer some frequent questions regarding the set-up of a company in Hong Kong

Maternity Leave Amendments Take Effect Today

Maternity Leave Amendments Take Effect Today 1600 583 Hugill & Ip

Steps forward have been implemented on statutory maternity and paternity leave in Hong Kong

What You Need to Know about Adoption

What You Need to Know about Adoption 1200 800 Hugill & Ip

This Q&A examines the crucial elements that couples and singles should consider when taking the commitment of adoption, the gift of love and a new life!

Financial Disputes in Divorce Proceedings

Financial Disputes in Divorce Proceedings 1200 800 Hugill & Ip

Separating from a spouse is in most cases emotionally draining and it can cause both long-term and short-term financial issues

Essential Elements to Consider Before Starting Divorce Proceedings

Essential Elements to Consider Before Starting Divorce Proceedings 1400 788 Hugill & Ip

If one or both parties have concluded that the only way to resolve a dead-end situation is divorce, some aspects need to be taken into account.

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Key Considerations When Entering Prenuptial Agreements

Key Considerations When Entering Prenuptial Agreements 1200 800 Hugill & Ip

This Q&A examines the essential points that couples should consider before a prenup is put in place

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Wills and Trusts: Two Different Estate Planning Tools

Wills and Trusts: Two Different Estate Planning Tools 1600 583 Hugill & Ip

The difference between Wills and Trusts is not always obvious. Both are valuable Estate Planning tools but they are not the same. This Q&A explains the main differences.

CITCO | Hong Kong: Considerations for Estate Planning and International Wills

CITCO | Hong Kong: Considerations for Estate Planning and International Wills 1200 800 Hugill & Ip

Yuseff Murphy and Alfred Ip discuss common questions around estate planning for Hong Kong residents, particularly in the era of COVID-19

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