The Cutting Edge of the Law Lecture Series

Lecture 1:
Judicial Review
– This lecture focuses on judicial supervision of administrative actions: The interface between the administrative and judicial branches of government.
– It will highlight the use and misuse of judicial review in Hong Kong, the importance of strict adherence to the procedural rules in Order 53 of the High Court Rules.
– It will question the appropriateness of Wednesbury Unreasonableness as a ground for relief in the circumstances of Hong Kong.