Analyses | Public administration and legal system | 2016-08-06 | HKET

Law and order: Untying the knot on a reciprocal basis

For cross-boundary marriages involving residents from Hong Kong and the Mainland, whose law should be applied if they file for divorce? Due to the disparity in legal systems, disputes tend to arise from the rulings on such divorce cases. Will a reciprocal agreement on matrimonial orders resolve the conflict of laws?

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