Marriage

Intestacy Issues for Unmarried Couples

Intestacy Issues for Unmarried Couples 1200 725 Alfred Ip

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.

Ariana | The Ultimate Exclusion: It’s time to recognise same-sex marriage in Hong Kong

Ariana | The Ultimate Exclusion: It’s time to recognise same-sex marriage in Hong Kong 1200 675 Hugill & Ip

Hong Kong does not recognise same-sex marriage, barring couples from many of the rights and benefits that come with legal matrimony.

Hugill & Ip colours its logo for #PinkFridayPride

Hugill & Ip colours its logo for #PinkFridayPride 596 842 Hugill & Ip

Friday 20 November 2020 marks the celebration of LGBT+ inclusion by making the invisible truly visible through a collective community effort

Apple Daily | 同志婚姻 – Marriage Equality

Apple Daily | 同志婚姻 – Marriage Equality 1200 584 Hugill & Ip

已婚同志提繼承遺產司法覆核遭政府上訴 丈夫隨時被房署趕走 葉煥信律師:配偶過世連屍體也領取不了 Government appeals against judgment on judicial review of same-sex married couple under inheritance law. Husband faces eviction from the Housing Department. Alfred Ip: The spouse is not…

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

LexisNexis | Varying Agreements in Matrimonial Proceedings

LexisNexis | Varying Agreements in Matrimonial Proceedings 1800 1193 Hugill & Ip

A spouse may attempt to vary or even renege an agreement for matters such as maintenance if they discover that a misunderstanding has occurred or that the agreement is unfair

Advances in Equality for Same-sex Couples Under Inheritance Law

Advances in Equality for Same-sex Couples Under Inheritance Law 1800 1209 Alfred Ip

A step forward for LGBT rights with Hong Kong Courts granting equal treatment under its succession laws. Last year Edgar Ng Hon-lam applied for a judicial review upon learning that the matrimonial home he owns could not be passed to his husband in case he died intestate.

LexisNexis Webinar | Protecting Your Children in Case of Divorce

LexisNexis Webinar | Protecting Your Children in Case of Divorce 800 525 Hugill & Ip

Alfred Ip and Azan Marwah discuss issues related to how to protect your children in case of divorce. When every facet of business and lives are struggling to find a…

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

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

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.

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