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April 2017

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LAW SOCIETY NEWS 律 師 會 新 聞 26 www.hk-lawyer.org •  April 2017 The Hong Kong Academy of Law and The Law Society The Law Society ("Society") and Hong Kong Academy of Law ("Academy") organised 17 seminars in February. The Society jointly organised a seminar entitled "Cap. 622 – Three Years On" with the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries on 27 February. The seminar highlighted the successes of the Companies Ordinance (Cap. 622) ("Ordinance") and identified areas which may be in need of further fine-tuning or reform. 195 participants attended the seminar. Speakers of the seminar were Professor David C. Donald, Professor in the Law Faculty of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Mr. Peter Lake, Partner of Slaughter and May, Mr. Ernest Lee, Council Member of The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries, Ms. Susan Lo, Executive Director, Director of Corporate Services and Head of Learning & Development of Tricor Services Limited, Professor C.K. Low, Associate Professor in Corporate Law, Business School of The Chinese University of Hong Kong and Dr. William M.F. Wong, S. C. of Des Voeux Chambers. The Law Reform on Child Custody and Access: Joint Meeting with Legislative Council Members, Labour and Welfare Bureau, Social Welfare Department and NGOs On 20 February, the Law Society's Family Law Committee had a joint meeting with a few Legislative Council members and representatives from the Labour and Welfare Bureau, the Social Welfare Department and NGOs. At the meeting, the parties had a useful exchange of views on the proposed Children Proceedings (Parental Responsibility) Bill. 香港法律專業學會及律師會 香港法律專業學會及律師會於2月舉辦了合共17場專題講座。 律師會、香港會計師公會和香港特許秘書公會於2月27日合辦了題為「第622 章生效三年」的專題講座,重點討論《公司條例》(第622章)的成效,並探討 可作進一步微調或改革的領域。195位與會者出席了該專題講座。 該專題講座的講者包括香港中文大學法律學院蕭大衛教授、司力達律師樓合伙 人Peter Lake 先生、香港特許秘書公會理事李俊豪先生、卓佳專業商務有限公 司執行董事及學習與發展部主管及企業服務董事盧綺霞女士、香港中文大學商 學院公司法律副教授劉殖強教授及德輔大律師行王鳴峰資深大律師。 就子女管養權及探視權的法律改革 : 與立法會議員、勞工及福利局、社會福利署及非政府機 構會面 律師會家事法委員會於2月20日與勞工及福利局、社會福利署、數名立法會議 員及非政府機構代表舉行了會議,就擬議的《子女法律程序(父母責任)條例草 案》進行了有建設性的意見交流。

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