Authors: Byron Chiu, Ivan Lee
Butterworths Hong Kong Evidence Law Handbook - Fifth Edition explains the Evidence Ordinance (Cap 8) in detail and covers key updates in case law and legislation.
Publication Date: April 2021
The Butterworths Hong Kong Evidence Law Handbook – Fifth Edition is a work of reference containing materials on the Evidence Ordinance (Cap 8), the major legislation pertaining to the law of evidence in Hong Kong. This Handbook reproduces the text of the Ordinance and all subsidiary legislation as are currently in force, together with details of the legislative history and comprehensive annotations to every section.
The annotations explain significant judicial decisions, reference relevant rules of court, and provide extensive notes ranging from definitions of words and phrases to discussion of practical aspects and contentious issues. This text is the most up-to-date guide for practitioners, academics, judicial officers, and all those engaged with or interested in evidence law in Hong Kong.
Evidence Ordinance (Cap 8)