【冇得唱E神?】Neway被裁定侵權 七天內須刪除環球唱片全部K歌

譚詠麟、張學友、陳奕迅及陳慧琳等歌星所屬的環球唱片,不滿卡拉OK連鎖集團Neway使用翻版K歌錄像,去年入稟高等法院索償,並要求下令Neway刪歌。高等法院今午頒下判詞,裁定環球勝訴,下令Neway須於7天內刪歌,並支付懲罰性訟費。記者發現,Neway仍有環球的歌手選項,但他們的MV大多是別人唱的版本,如張學友的《吻別》是劉德華版、《頭髮亂了》則是吳浩康唱。

國泰乘客資料外洩 有法律界指若證明有損失可追討賠償

國泰及港龍航空近千萬乘客資料外洩事件。有法律界人士表示,市民只要證明到身心和實際有損失,可經民事途徑追討賠償。

Cathay Pacific data leak: British-based law firm urges passengers to seek damages through group legal action overseas

A British-based law firm is planning to seek compensation for Cathay Pacific Airways passengers through a collective legal action overseas following the carrier’s massive data leak, but Hong Kong lawyers have warned this may not be easy for local customers.

Xinjiang and Hong Kong: the periphery playbook

Speaking at the Hong Kong Foreign Correspondents’ Club on 14 August 2018, shortly before his political party was banned, Hong Kong National Party (HKNP) spokesperson Andy Chan pointedly drew parallels between developments in Hong Kong and those in East Turkestan [Xinjiang] and Tibet. That comparison smacks of hyperbole. As the UK’s Foreign & Commonwealth Office noted in its latest six-monthly report on Hong Kong, the territory “continues to be a prosperous and vibrant city” – a world away from the concentration camps of Xinjiang. Nor is Chan – who previously declared armed insurrection a possible way forward for his party – a particularly compelling advocate.

知識產權法律及法治交流 (Sharing on Intellectual Property Law)

法政匯思的蘇俊文大律師、呂浠瑜大律師及鄒學林大律師獲邀到香港專業教育學院IVE(李惠利),於2018年10月15日講授知識產權法律及法治議題,與修讀設計的學生交流。(On 15 October 2018, Progressive Lawyers Group members and barristers Johnny So, Vickie Lui and Sam Chow were invited by the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education to share with its students knowledge and insights on intellectual property law).