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Masked protesters in Hong Kong Masked protestors stand near a statue of the Goddess of Democracy at Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Hong Kong, November 16. AP Photo: Vincent Yu

The Law Society of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Bar Association are publicly defending a Hong Kong court’s decision that has come under attack from the Chinese government, with the Law Society warning that “nothing should be said or done that will undermine, or will be perceived to undermine, judicial independence and the rule of law”.

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John Kang, The Asian Lawyer

John Kang covers the business of law in Asia and Australia from Hong Kong. Email him at jkang@alm.com.

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