Hong Kong: The Impact of Dr Kwong's Case on Publicity Codes Governing Professionals
10 July 2008
Mayer Brown Article
The landmark Court of Appeal decision in Dr Kwong Kwok Hay v Medical Council of Hong Kong  1 HKC 338 represented the first time the legality of the doctors'publicity code was scrutinised in the context of human rights. Dr Kwong's case will have a significant impact on not just the doctors'publicity code, but also the publicity codes of many other professions.