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Further Guidance on Remote Hearings for Civil Proceedings 1200 900 Jonathan Gray

Further Guidance on Remote Hearings for Civil Proceedings

The Judiciary has recently issued a second guidance note concerning the use of electronic means to enable its practices/procedures to take into account rapid technological developments

Podcast S1E6 | Family: Divorce and Division of the Matrimonial Pot 1400 788 Hugill & Ip

Podcast S1E6 | Family: Divorce and Division of the Matrimonial Pot

Alfred Ip and Thelma Kwan on crucial steps of Hong Kong divorce proceedings and split of assets, giving real-life examples and advice on reaching an amicable settlement.

COVID-19: What’s Next? 2560 1440 Hugill & Ip

COVID-19: What’s Next?

The overwhelming takeaways from the coronavirus pandemic are flexibility and hope – keeping in mind that recovery will happen. What kind of impacts can be expected in the upcoming 6 to 12 months?

ALB | Pride Month: To truly effect change, firms need to look beyond D&I initiatives 1200 675 Hugill & Ip

ALB | Pride Month: To truly effect change, firms need to look beyond D&I initiatives

June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month, and while the typically colourful celebrations have been muted due to the COVID-19 outbreak, many law firms are still marking the month with various online initiatives and virtual events. Clifford Chance has hosted webinars spotlighting its LGBTQ+ pro bono work, while Pinsent Masons, Taylor Wessing and others have launched social…

All Aspects of Diversity & Inclusion Efforts Matter 1200 604 Hugill & Ip

All Aspects of Diversity & Inclusion Efforts Matter

Every organisation should base their D&I efforts on clear concepts in order to implement them internally and externally. The ultimate scope is to create equity.

Updates On Recent Scam Techniques 1500 1000 Geraint Ho

Updates On Recent Scam Techniques

While there are many email scams which have been running for decades, the recent COVID-19 pandemic has seen an extraordinary growth in new fraudulent methods. How can you protect yourself?

Taiwan News | Hugill & Ip continues to push its D&I agenda with the private screening of “Suk Suk 叔叔” 800 1126 Hugill & Ip

Taiwan News | Hugill & Ip continues to push its D&I agenda with the private screening of “Suk Suk 叔叔”

Hong Kong, 12 June 2020 – Since its early days, Hugill & Ip has been extremely committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in the workplace and in the community. The firm wholeheartedly encourages every form of diversity, as we believe in its power to add significant value to the workplace and the community as a…

LexisNexis | Child Support: What Do You Need to Know? 1200 697 Hugill & Ip

LexisNexis | Child Support: What Do You Need to Know?

Divorce is not uncommon in Hong Kong. Figures published in October 2019 by the Hong Kong Government’s Census and Statistics Department stated that over 20,000 divorce decrees were issued in 2018. Regardless of the underlying reasons for divorce, it is stressful for all parties involved, but when children are involved, it complicates matters further. The…

ALB | Hugill & Ip taps corp partner from Oldham in Hong Kong 1600 1006 Hugill & Ip

ALB | Hugill & Ip taps corp partner from Oldham in Hong Kong

Hong Kong boutique firm Hugill & Ip has added Jade Tang as a partner in its corporate and commercial practice from Oldham, Li & Nie (OLN), where she worked for more than a decade. Tang specialises in employment and business immigration laws and has advised on cross-border joint ventures, M&A, private equity funds and compliance.…

BN(O) Passport: An Ongoing Debate 1200 800 Adam Hugill

BN(O) Passport: An Ongoing Debate

Recent discussions in the UK have suggested that some Hong Kong people might obtain further rights that could eventually lead to full British citizenship

Economic Times | Hugill & Ip adds a new Partner in the Corporate & Commercial team 1920 700 Hugill & Ip

Economic Times | Hugill & Ip adds a new Partner in the Corporate & Commercial team

Hong Kong, 8 June 2020 – Undeniably the recent months have been exceptional both in Hong Kong and globally, however in less than two years Hugill & Ip has grown from two founding partners – Adam Hugill and Alfred Ip – and a total of fifteen headcount to seven partners, with Jade Tang being the…

HR Magazine Live | HR Reboot: Restarting organisations to go beyond BAU 800 628 Hugill & Ip

HR Magazine Live | HR Reboot: Restarting organisations to go beyond BAU

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