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Can I Divorce in Hong Kong Because of Sexual Incompatibility?

In a marriage, sex is a very important factor in determining whether two people can feel intimate and happy in their relationship. Assuming that sex is not compatible in a marriage, it is a major risk for the marriage in the long run. If two people are sexually incompatible after marriage, can sexual incompatibility be

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2020 Divorce and Property Division in Hong Kong

Is it compulsory to split 50/50 of my property in divorce proceedings? What do we need to know about the terms of the divorce property distribution that will be more favorable to us? I. About Divorce Property Distribution. During the divorce process, if the two parties can reach an agreement on the distribution of assets,

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Domestic Violence and Hong Kong Divorce 2020

Domestic violence can have a serious and far-reaching impact on the person affected. What started out as a sweet marriage has turned into a kick and punching spree? If you or someone you know is in this situation right now, please read the following  and address the problem immediately to protect yourself and stay away

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How cheating evidence should be collected for divorce in Hong Kong?

Nowadays, cheating is no longer a new thing for both those who are married. When you unfortunately find out that your partner has cheated on you and intend to file a divorce, is it a criminal offence to collect evidence of cheating like looking at your cell phone or checking your computer? Common Evidence Collection

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Fake divorce in Hong Kong and Public Housing Application 2020

The property prices in Hong Kong have always been high. Some people have waited all their lives for the first flat, while others have applied for public housing through fake divorce. Is a fake divorce actually possible? What are the legal risks of a fake divorce? The waiting time for public housing for the general

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How Long Does It Take To Divorce In Hong Kong 2020?

If the divorce is by mutual consent, the divorce papers can be filed at the Family Court Registry together and the process can be completed within half a day. If it is a contentious divorce, the procedure can take as little as 3 months or as long as 1 to 2 years, or even longer!

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The trend of Hong Kong People High Divorce Rate

Marriage is a huge event to each of us. From the moment two people meet, fall in love, and later become a couple and build a family, the impact of a marriage is far-reaching. However, when we look around at our relatives, friends and colleagues, it’s hard to neglect the issues on marriages in Hong

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What’s a ‘silver divorce’ in Hong Kong?

Many marriages begin with the intention of growing old together, but there are also old couples who choose to separate and start a new life of their own. In recent years, the divorce rate of middle-aged and elderly people in many countries has increased, resulting in the phenomenon of “silver divorce” The term “silver divorce”

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【2020 Bankruptcy Cases Surge】- Which Industries Are Hardest Hit?

The number of bankruptcy petitions in Hong Kong reached 2,079 in May, the highest in 17 years since June 2003. The latest unemployment rate has risen to 5.9%, the highest level in more than 15 years, as the epidemic has hit the local economy hard. The latest statistics on compulsory company liquidation and bankruptcy cases

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