The Hong Kong Apology Ordinance(Cap.631):the most extensive apology-protection legislation in world
Hong Kong's Apology Ordinance commenced operation on 1st December 2017. The Ordinance is the first apology-protection legislation in Asia and it extends the protection provided to apologies by similar legislation in many other common law jurisdictions. In her talk, Professor Carroll will explain the background to and rationale for the legislation, the objects of the legislation and how its provisions aim to achieve its purposes. The Hong Kong legislation has aspects which are unique and the likely effect of these will be discussed.
Registration is open from 20/04/2018 11:00(HKT) to 16/05/2018 12:00(HKT) on a first-come-first-served basis. The registration quota for this event is 50. Registrants will be placed on a waiting list if the registration quota is reached.
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