Code : 2020088
Event Name : Is your land being adversely possessed? Get to know some basic legal principles and update in legal trend
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Mr. Alan T.S. Yip, Partner of Mayer Brown

Alan Yip is a partner of Mayer Brown. He mainly acts for developer clients and investors to provide “one stop” services on every aspect of real estate transactions which require legal input. He is specialized in compliance with residential properties (first-hand sale) legislation, project conveyancing, commercial real estate (M&A and joint venture), land compulsory sale, strategic acquisitions for redevelopment purpose, building law and town planning matters, property-related litigation (judicial review, building appeals, planning appeals), stamp duty, Government leases matters, large-scale leasing projects in Hong Kong and PRC real estate projects and acquisitions.
Event Date : 2020-06-24
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : By online media – ZOOM
Division : GPD
Organizer : General Practice Division
Fee : HK$150 for member; HK$250 for non-member
Priority : First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese (supplement with English)
Details :

Alan will discuss the following in this seminar :-

  • Introduction to adverse possession.
  • Underlying principles on adverse possession
  • Leading Hong Kong cases on adverse possession
  • Special case 1: can a squatter have adverse possession of common areas of a building?
  • Special case 2: can a squatter have adverse possession of air space?
  • Future law reform on adverse possession
Remarks :

The event will be conducted online via ZOOM. Successful registrants will be notified separately via email with the web link and password in due course to the online event .

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Payment : HKD 150