Po Jen Yap

The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law

Pokfulam Road

Hong Kong, Hong Kong

China

http://hub.hku.hk/rp/rp01274

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Scholarly Papers (44)

1.

Pure Economic Loss and Defects in the Law of Negligence

Tort Law Review, Vol. 17, pp. 80-99, 2009
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Negligence, duty of care

2.

10 Years of the Basic Law: The Rise, Retreat and Resurgence of Judicial Power in Hong Kong

Common Law World Review, Vol. 36, No. 2, pp. 166-191, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Law, International law

3.

Legislative Oaths and Judicial Intervention in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 47, pp. 1-15, 2017, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2017/028
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 03 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2018
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Co-Location is Constitutional

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 48, pp. 37-50, 2018
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 24 Jul 2018
Po Jen Yap and Zixin Jiang
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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New Democracies and Novel Remedies

Public Law, 2017, Jan, pp. 30-45, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2017/029
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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6.

Essential Function of a Trade Mark: From BMW to O2

European Intellectual Property Review, Vol. 31, n. 2, pp. 81-87, 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Trade mark

7.

Electoral Disqualification, Political Allegiance, and the Courts: A 'Fruitless Debate'?

49 Hong Kong Law Journal 825, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2020/002
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2020
Po Jen Yap and Zixin Jiang
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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8.

Rethinking the Illegality Defence in Tort Law

Tort Law Review, Vol. 18, 52-64 (2010)
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Tort, illegality

9.

Transsexual Marriage in Hong Kong: Going Beyond Bellinger

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 129, pp. 503-507, 2013
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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10.

Defending Dialogue

Public Law, 2012, Jul, pp. 527-546
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Making Sense of Trade Mark Use

European Intellectual Property Review, Vol. 29, n. 10, pp. 420-427, 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Trade Mark

12.

Exploring the Political Question Doctrines in Hong Kong

Singapore Academy of Law Journal, Vol. 29, pp. 690-718, 2017
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Jan 2018
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Hong Kong

13.

The Conundrum of Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendments

Global Constitutionalism, 2015, pp. 114-136
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Interpreting the Basic Law and the Adjudication of Politically Sensitive Questions

Chinese Journal of International Law, Vol. 6, Issue 3, pp. 543-564, 2007
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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15.

Negligence in Hong Kong: Turning Caparo on its Head?

Law Quarterly Review, Vol. 127, pp. 358-362, 2011
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Negligence, Duty of Care

16.

Spouses without Benefits: 'Ring-Fencing' Marriage after W and QT Have Unbolted Its Gates?

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 48, p. 365, 2018 (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Oct 2018
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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17.

Democratic Republic of the Congo v FG Hemisphere: Why Absolute Immunity Should Apply But a Reference Was Unnecessary

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 41, pp. 393-400, 2011
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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18.

Statutory Rights and De Facto Constitutional Supremacy in Hong Kong?

International Journal of Constitutional Law, 2019 (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 15 Oct 2018
Po Jen Yap and Francis Chung
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR)
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19.

Section 377A and Equal Protection in Singapore: Back to 1938?

Singapore Academy of Law Journal, Vol. 25, pp. 630-640
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 04 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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20.

Understanding Public Interest Litigation in Hong Kong

Common Law World Review, Vol. 37, pp. 257-276, 2008
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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21.

Foreign Traders and Goodwill Hunting: Passed Over or Passing Off?

European Intellectual Property Review, Vol. 31, n. 9, pp. 448-454, 2009
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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22.

Human Trafficking and Judicial 'Divination' in Hong Kong

48 Hong Kong Law Journal 807-818, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 060
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 05 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2019
Po Jen Yap and Kenneth Lee
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong
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23.

Constitutional Fig Leaves in Asia

Washington International Law Journal, Vol. 24, pp. 421-445, 2016
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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24.

Remedial Discretion and Dilemmas in Asia

70 University of Toronto Law Journal (Forthcoming), University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 058
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2019
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Judicial Self-Dealing and Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendments in South Asia

International Journal of Constitutional Law (I-CON) (2021, Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Oct 2020
Po Jen Yap and Rehan Abeyratne
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and Chinese University of Hong Kong
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Basic Structure, Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendments, Judicial Independence, South Asia, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh

26.

Honestly, Neither Celine Nor Gillette Is Defensible!

European Intellectual Property Review, Vol. 30, n. 7, pp. 286-293, 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Trade mark

27.

Dialogue and Subconstitutional Doctrines in Common Law Asia

Public Law, 2013, Oct, pp. 779-799
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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28.

Sienkiewicz v Greif: Causation and Risk of Injury

Tort Law Review, Vol. 19, pp. 61-64
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 06 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Causation

29.

Vallejos Evangeline B v. Commissioner of Registration: Why Foreign Domestic Helpers Do Not Have the Right of Abode

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 41, pp. 611-620, 2011
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 04 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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30.

The 'Dead' Constitution: Crime and Punishment in Singapore

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 40, pp. 577-592, 2010
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Death penalty

31.

A Taxonomy of Constitutional Arguments

Statute Law Review, Vol. 35, pp. 211-229, 2014
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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A Typography of Constitutional Arguments in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 44, pp. 459-482, 2015
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Rethinking Constitutional Review in America and the Commonwealth: Judicial Protection of Human Rights in the Common Law World

Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law, Vol. 35, pp. 99-142, 2006
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional review

34.

Public Entertainment and the Interpretative Dilemma in T v Commissioner of Police

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 45, pp. 1-12, 2015
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 03 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 31 Jan 2018
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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35.

Public Welfare and Over-Enforcement of Socio-Economic Rights in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 44, pp. 41-54, 2014
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap and Thomas Wong
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and Independent
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36.

Enlisting Close Connections: A Matter of Course for Vicarious Liability?

Legal Studies, Vol. 28, pp. 197-214, 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Vicarious Liability

37.

Twenty Years of the Basic Law: Continuity and Changes in the Geoffrey Ma Court

49 Hong Kong Law Journal 209 - 238 (2019), University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 059
Posted: 05 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2019
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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38.

Naked Error or Fashion Blunder? Condoms and Fancy Wear in the High Court

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 39, pp. 313-320, 2009
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Trade Mark

39.

Constitutionalising Capital Crimes: Judicial Virtue or 'Originalism' Sin?

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, 2011, July, pp. 281-288
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 06 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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40.

The U.K. Supreme Court at War

Washington International Law Journal, Vol. 23, pp. 363-390, 2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Counter-terrorism

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Collateral Challenges in Criminal Proceedings: Mayday for Citizens Radio

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 39, pp. 189-196, 2009
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 13 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Indeterminate Causes of Personal Injuries and Probabilistic Risk-Based Assessments

Tort Law Review, Vol. 17, pp. 175-187, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Oct 2017
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Causation

43.

Remedial Discretion and the Prohibition on Face Covering Regulation

50(2) Hong Kong Law Journal 569
Number of pages: 16
Po Jen Yap and Zixin Jiang
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional Review Under the Basic Law: The Rise, Retreat and Resurgence of Judicial Power in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 37, p. 449, 2007
Posted: 02 Jul 2009
Po Jen Yap
The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law

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