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The Resource Reforming law reform : perspectives from Hong Kong and beyond, edited by Michael Tilbury, Simon N.M. Young, and Ludwig Ng

Reforming law reform : perspectives from Hong Kong and beyond, edited by Michael Tilbury, Simon N.M. Young, and Ludwig Ng

Label
Reforming law reform : perspectives from Hong Kong and beyond
Title
Reforming law reform
Title remainder
perspectives from Hong Kong and beyond
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Tilbury, Simon N.M. Young, and Ludwig Ng
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
As a special administrative region of China, Hong Kong has its own legal system rooted in the common law. Reforms to this system take into account Hong Kong's unique conditions as an international city and draw widely on practices around the world. Since 1980, recommendations from a Law Reform Commission, chaired by the Secretary for Justice, have resulted in comprehensive revisions in key areas of law, ranging from commercial arbitration and interception of communications to divorce and copyright. Recently, however, the government has been slow to act on the Commission's recommendations. Ques
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
340/.3095125
Index
no index present
LC call number
KNQ470.A67
LC item number
.R44 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Young, Simon N. M.
  • Tilbury, M. J.
  • Ng, Ludwig
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Law reform
  • Law reform
  • LAW
  • Law reform
  • China
Label
Reforming law reform : perspectives from Hong Kong and beyond, edited by Michael Tilbury, Simon N.M. Young, and Ludwig Ng
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgements; Part A: The Context of Law Reform; 1. Law Reform Today; 2. Changing Fashions and Enduring Values in Law Reform; 3. Sources and Channels of Law Reform in Hong Kong; Part B: Law Reform Commissions; 4. Hong Kong's Law Reform Commission; 5. Law Reform: The UK Experience; 6. Lessons from Law Reform in Ontario and Elsewhere in Canada; 7. Lessons from a Small University-based Law Reform Body in Australia; Part C: Law Reform in Diverse Contexts; 8. Tortoise in Coma: Reform of Hong Kong's Insolvency Law; 9. The Dynamics of Labour Law Reform in Hong Kong
  • 10. Equal Opportunities Law Reform in Hong Kong: The Impact of International Norms and Civil Society AdvocacyPart D: Law Reform and Privacy; 11. Reviewing the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance through Standstill and Crisis; 12. Privacy and Law Reform: What Can We Learn from the Hong Kong Process?; 13. Reforming Privacy Law in New South Wales: Lessons for Law Reform Agencies; Part E: Final Word; 14. Reforming Law Reform: Concluding Reflections; Index
Control code
1048444528
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789888455676
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv4dns29
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1048444528
Label
Reforming law reform : perspectives from Hong Kong and beyond, edited by Michael Tilbury, Simon N.M. Young, and Ludwig Ng
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro; Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgements; Part A: The Context of Law Reform; 1. Law Reform Today; 2. Changing Fashions and Enduring Values in Law Reform; 3. Sources and Channels of Law Reform in Hong Kong; Part B: Law Reform Commissions; 4. Hong Kong's Law Reform Commission; 5. Law Reform: The UK Experience; 6. Lessons from Law Reform in Ontario and Elsewhere in Canada; 7. Lessons from a Small University-based Law Reform Body in Australia; Part C: Law Reform in Diverse Contexts; 8. Tortoise in Coma: Reform of Hong Kong's Insolvency Law; 9. The Dynamics of Labour Law Reform in Hong Kong
  • 10. Equal Opportunities Law Reform in Hong Kong: The Impact of International Norms and Civil Society AdvocacyPart D: Law Reform and Privacy; 11. Reviewing the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance through Standstill and Crisis; 12. Privacy and Law Reform: What Can We Learn from the Hong Kong Process?; 13. Reforming Privacy Law in New South Wales: Lessons for Law Reform Agencies; Part E: Final Word; 14. Reforming Law Reform: Concluding Reflections; Index
Control code
1048444528
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789888455676
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv4dns29
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1048444528

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