Analyses | Public administration and legal system | 2014-01-13 | Sing Tao

Does ‘sorry’ work?

The Steering Committee on Mediation is studying the need for an ‘apology law’ in Hong Kong to give more flexibility in apologising. The Centre’s weekly analysis examines overseas examples and ponders the impact of apology legislation on the Government, public organisations and individuals, in terms of legal responsibility, public image as well as media pressure.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.