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Private Client Explained: Powers of Attorney 1200 800 Hugill & Ip

Private Client Explained: Powers of Attorney

The term Power of Attorney is often misunderstood or used incorrectly – this Q&A explains what it means and the types of PoA commonly used in Hong Kong

HK01 | 伴侶出軌都「有得分」! 律師拆解離婚留神位 為婚姻「買保險」 2048 1536 Hugill & Ip

HK01 | 伴侶出軌都「有得分」! 律師拆解離婚留神位 為婚姻「買保險」

A properly planned separation of assets in case of divorce is like buying life insurance

HK01 | 離婚分身家都要「揀地方」? 律師︰港成離婚之都  擁不少優勢 900 614 Hugill & Ip

HK01 | 離婚分身家都要「揀地方」? 律師︰港成離婚之都  擁不少優勢

Choosing the right place to divorce is even more important than choosing the place to get married. Hong Kong, due to the advantages of its legal system, has become the “Divorce Capital”.

Civil Litigation: The Litigation Process 800 532 Hugill & Ip

Civil Litigation: The Litigation Process

Dispute Resolution FAQ | Key factors to note about the litigation process once court action has commenced

Litigation winning strategy
Civil Litigation: Pre-Action Considerations 900 675 Hugill & Ip

Civil Litigation: Pre-Action Considerations

Dispute Resolution FAQ | Essential considerations before bringing a civil claim to court in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Economic Times | 虛幣監管空窗期 律師籲注意風險 1051 701 Hugill & Ip

Hong Kong Economic Times | 虛幣監管空窗期 律師籲注意風險

高葉律師行合夥人葉煥信律師表示,目前香港對加密貨幣監管不多,當中有許多灰色地帶和不穩定性。 Alfred Ip, Partner at Hugill & Ip, said that at present there is not much regulation of cryptocurrencies in Hong Kong, and many gray areas and instability still exist.

Podcast S3E4 | Data Privacy: Personal Data in the Workplace 1200 675 Carmen Tang

Podcast S3E4 | Data Privacy: Personal Data in the Workplace

Carmen Tang and Carly Fan discuss key issues related to personal data in the workplace – including practical advice for employers and employees

Full and Frank Disclosure in Divorce Proceedings 1080 810 Raphael Wong

Full and Frank Disclosure in Divorce Proceedings

Full and frank disclosure benefits both spouses in achieving a final and undeniable financial settlement

Estate Planning FAQ: Trusts 1200 675 Hugill & Ip

Estate Planning FAQ: Trusts

We go through some of the questions related to Trusts that we often get asked. Trusts can efficiently achieve different goals for many different clients.

Third-party Litigation Funding 800 533 Jonathan Gray

Third-party Litigation Funding

A Quick Guide to third-party funding of litigation and arbitration in Hong Kong – when, and what, is permissible, and what is not.

Hugill & Ip Nominated in Nine Categories in ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 1600 1006 Hugill & Ip

Hugill & Ip Nominated in Nine Categories in ALB Hong Kong Law Awards

Asian Legal Business (ALB) will present the 20th Annual Hong Kong Law Awards in an event held virtually on 10 September 2021. These prestigious awards will pay tribute to the outstanding performance of private practitioners and in-house teams in Hong Kong and around the region. Hugill & Ip has been shortlisted for the following nine…

Economic Times | Hugill & Ip extends its support to the Outreach Legal Talks Initiative 800 700 Hugill & Ip

Economic Times | Hugill & Ip extends its support to the Outreach Legal Talks Initiative

OUTLET (Outreach Legal Talks Initiative) is an innovative project that provides free talks delivered by law students directly to underprivileged communities in Hong Kong. The pro-bono project was originally organised by a group of law students from the University of Hong Kong. PILnet has also strongly backed the project. PILnet serves as the Secretariat of…

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