Chantelle Woo has been quoted in article on alternatives taken by courts in Hong Kong during the closure amid the pandemic. The article mentions Gall’s involvement in the first private financial adjudication case in Hong Kong, highlights its process and introduces other alternatives to handle divorce cases such as mediation.
Loretta Ho wrote an article for Hong Kong Lawyer examining the Court's view on the use of confidential documents and information obtained by self-help means. This article was first published in Hong Kong Lawyer's February 2020 issue.
Caroline McNally and Chantelle Woo outline the steps to register and enforce England and Wales maintenance orders in Hong Kong in the context of the growing number of international families, amidst recent changes in procedure. The new procedure for enforcement of a maintenance order in Hong Kong by way of judgment summons is complex and will take time to be dealt with by the Hong Kong Courts.
Chantelle Woo examines the Family Court and the Court of Appeal’s interpretation of the Guardianship of Minors Ordinance concerning applications for lump sum payment and settlement of property orders.