May I introduce myself, I am Mr Tung LAM who is actively engaged in the practice of Medical Law with particular attention in end of life issue including Advance Directive and Voluntary Active Euthanasia in Hong Kong.
In common law jurisdiction, a civil wrong that causes someone else to suffer loss or harm resulting in legal liability for the person who commits the tortious act. The person who commits the act is called a tortfeasor.
A common concern among citizens in the management and affairs of local, state, and national government. It does not mean mere curiosity but is a broad term that refers to the body politic and the public weal.
Human rights to health means that everyone has the rights to the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health, which include access to all medical services, sanitation, adequate food, descent housing, healthy working conditions, and a clean env...
A probability or threat of damage, injury liability, loss, or any other negative occurrence that is caused by external or internal vulnerabilities, and that may be avoided through pre-emptive action. A risk is not an uncertainty.
Legal independence is the core value of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). Laws and Regulations are indispensable parts of this core value. So, what is the difference between 'Law' and 'Regulation'?
Laws: The products of written statutes, passed by the...