Jan 2022

Haldanes Webinar Project: Things that you need to know about Misconduct in Public Office

Haldanes Solicitors & Notaries, Selwyn Yu SC’s Chambers and Advocacy and Mooting Society (AMS) of the University of Hong Kong are delighted to invite you to attend the first webinar of our Legal Webinars Project. Each of the monthly webinars will revolve around topics in criminal law which are of interest to the public and individuals in the relevant professional fields.

The first webinar will be on the offence of Misconduct in Public Office (“MIPO”), which aims to provide attendees with information on the law and practical tips regarding this topic.

Topic: Things that you need to know about Misconduct in Public Office
Date: Thursday, 27 January, 2022
Time: 17:00-18:30 (HKT)

Course Outline:

  1. Introduction – What is MIPO and its development
  2. Definition of Public Office and Elements of MIPO
  3. Common traps/mistakes and case law
  4. Importance of the Charge Sheet
  5. Practical tips in dealing with investigative bodies
  6. Q&A

This webinar will be conducted in Cantonese, comprising a 60-minute discussion followed by 30 minutes of Q&A.

Please register at the link below at least four hours before the webinar in order to receive a confirmation email of the login details.

Click here to register

One CPD point will be awarded upon attendance (subject to Law Society’s approval)



Felix Ng Christina Ma Selwyn Yu SC Ryan Law


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