Full and frank disclosure benefits both spouses in achieving a final and undeniable financial settlement
Hong Kong Lawyer | Hong Kong Court Warns an Application Based on Data Obtained Through ‘Backdoors’ is An Affront to the Court
A party who obtains documents on discovery gives an implied undertaking to the Court that he would make use of them only for the purpose of that action
香港律師 | 受養人的經濟給養繼承申索. Inheritance Provision for Family and Dependants Ordinance, Cap. 481 explained including “What is “reasonable financial provision”?
The lack of a mandatory data breach notification provides an additional difficulty to pursue remedies – proposals to amend the PDPO will address such issues
The Scarle v Scarle case highlights the importance of having a professionally drafted Will – especially in case of complex family situations
Adam Hugill and Jacqueline Cheng discuss bonuses, including end of year payments, performance and discretionary bonuses, practical tips for employers.
Regardless of the type of relationship you are in, having a Will ensures that partners will be provided for and have legal means of inheritance in the case of an unfortunate death.
As part of a thorough Estate Planning, a Will and a Trust usually complement each other, however in some circumstances the terms of the two documents may conflict.
What happens when a beneficiary is displeased with the actions of a trustee, and what methods of legal recourse are available?
The removal or replacement of executors / administrators of estates and the importance of the Courts’ role highlighted through leading cases