Marriage

Jurisdiction in Divorce Proceedings in Hong Kong

Jurisdiction in Divorce Proceedings in Hong Kong 1200 900 Raphael Wong

In any international divorce, forum shopping is unfortunately a norm and disagreements about forum and jurisdiction are common

Live Seminar & Webinar | Family Law: Is it all about money?

Live Seminar & Webinar | Family Law: Is it all about money? 1200 800 Hugill & Ip

Family Law live seminar & webinar on financial aspects of divorce and maintenance hosted by Hugill & Ip Solicitors and Denis Chang’s Chambers

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.

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