Hong Kong Law Journal 1971 - 2021

Vol. 51, Part 1 of 2021

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Analysis
Judicial Responses to the National Security Law: HKSAR v Lai Chee Ying Johannes Chan 1
“Explosive Substances” that cannot Explode? Jiang Zixin 15
Lectures
The Right to Life Hon Mr Justice Kemal Bokhary GBM, NPJ 23
Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Human Rights in Europe, Taiwan and Hong Kong Robert Wintemute 31
Articles
Copyright, Freedom of Speech and the Insult to the National Anthem Tianxiang He 53
Proportionality, Unreasonableness and a Unified Model: Reframing the Spectrum of Intensity of Judicial Review Shiling Xiao 85
Service Out and the Abela Interpretation in Hong Kong: The Triumph of Private Parties over Sovereignty Liam H. Y. Yuenw 115
“The Court” Rises: The New Use of Depersonalised Opinions on the Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal Stuart Hargreaves 141
Fragmented before a Global Menace: WHO, COVID-19 and the Fragmentation of International Law Jaemin Lee 169
Lord Reed and Unjust Enrichment: A Correct(ive) Retreat from Expansionism Nguyen Sinh Vuong 203
China Law
The Reformed Individual Income Tax Law in China: A Move towards Equity? Jingyi Wang and Wilson W.S. Chow 249
Departmental Protectionism and Local Protectionism in China’s WTO Disputes Chenxi Wang 273
China’s Evolving Data Protection Law and the Financial Credit Information System: Court Practice and Suggestions for Legislative Reform Lu Yu and Björn Ahl 287
A Typology of Judicial Liability for Error in Chinese Courts Peter C.H. Chan and Huina Xiao 309
The Chinese Guiding Case System through the Lens of a CISG Case Qiao Liu 339
The Influence of Pre-Conviction Detention on Probation in China Xifen Lin,Sihong Liu and Yong Ma 363
Book Review
A Special Standing in the World: The Faculty of Law at The University of Hong Kong, 1969-2019John P. Burns 395
The Construction of Guilt in China: An Empirical Account of Routine Chinese InjusticeXin He 401


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Vol. 51, Part 2 of 2021

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Articles
Rethinking Hong Kong’s Tax Agreements: Challenges of Transparency, Harmonisation and Global Tax Reform Julien Chaisse and Xueliang Ji 405
Political Insider Dealing: The Case for Furnishing a Stronger Regulatory Regime in Hong Kong Ho Cheuk-Yuet 441
An Analysis of Judicial Restraint in the Doctrine of Substantive Legitimate Expectations in the United Kingdom and Hong Kong Kenny Chng 467
The Case in Support of Third Party Funding for Civil Litigation in Hong Kong Adrian Luk 491
Human Rights and International Investment Law: Examining Four Approaches to Integration Julian Ng 523
Taking “Public Function” Seriously Thomas K. Y. Yeon and Gabriel H. G. Wan 547
Is There a Need for a Regional Fishery Agreement in the South China Sea? Yen-Chiang Chang, Xudong Zhang, Shuang Liu 573
The Principle of Good Faith in International Law Halil Rahman Basaran 597
China Law
Guanxi and Law and Society Fieldwork in China Xin He 625
Maritime Courts in China and their Jurisdiction Ling Zhu and Xiaojing Li 645
The Regulation of the Art Market in China Hui Zhong 669
Re-evaluating the Information Disclosure Mechanism in the Sale of Bank-issued Wealth Management Products in China Zhou Qin 691
Renminbi-Centric Global Financial System: China’s Statecraft and Multi-polarity Shen Wei and Joel Slawotsky 737
A Critical Evaluation of China’s New Blocking Statute against Unfair Extraterritoriality Beibei Zhang 775
Qing Judicial Reasoning at the Appellate Level (Part I) Geoffrey MacCormack 801
Book Review
Lawyer, Scholar, Teacher and Activist: A Liber Amicorum in Honour of Derek Roebuck Peter Scott Caldwell 825


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Vol. 51, Part 3 of 2021

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Analysis
Interpreting Provisions Ousting the Courts’ Supervisory Jurisdiction over Election Candidacy Decisions Thomas Yeon and Trevor T. W. Wan 829
Articles
Lord Millett in Hong Kong The Honourable William Gummow NPJ 845
Assessing Capacity for Lifetime and Testamentary Dispositions Lusina Ho 853
Discrimination against Defendants with Disabilities in the Hong Kong Criminal Justice System: Unfitness to Plead Rules, the Insanity Defence and Disposition Orders Jane Richards 875
The Conceptual Barrier to Comparative Study and International Harmonisation of Data Protection Law Li Yang and Min Yan 917
The Surrender of Fugitive Offenders Between Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macau: Relevance of the Political Offence Exception? Yanhong Yin 951
Regulating Connected and Autonomous Vehicles Through a Lens of Inclusivity James Marson, Jill Dickinson and Katy Ferris 983
China Law
COVID-19 Litigation and China’s Sovereign Immunity Zheng Tang and Zhengxin Huo 1013
Chinese Special Confiscation Procedure: Rules, Implementation and Problems Shiling Xiao 1041
China’s Cooperative Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage in the South China Sea  Ran Guo 1075
Reassessing Warranty in the Marine Insurance Contract under Chinese Law Haifan Yang and Ling Zhu 1107
The Evolution of Guanxi Dynamics in the Chinese Legal System: A Perspective of Career Mobility Yuqing Feng and Qing Xu 1131
Guanxi in the Chinese Non-profit Sector and its Interaction with the Newly Reformed Chinese Legal System Ruoqi Li 1155
Qing Judicial Reasoning at the Appellate Level (Part II) Geoffrey MacCormack 1183
Book Review
Proportionality in Asia Shiling Xiao 1211
Review Article
Championing Constitutionalism in Difficult Times: The Enduring Works of Professor Albert HY Chen Carole J. Petersen 1217


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