LN v. SCCM

CACV 62/2013

IN THE HIGH COURT OF THE

HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION

COURT OF APPEAL

CIVIL APPEAL NO. 62 OF 2013

(ON APPEAL FROM FCMP NO. 210 OF 2012)

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BETWEEN

LN Applicant
and
SCCM Respondent

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CACV 77/2013

IN THE HIGH COURT OF THE

HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION

COURT OF APPEAL

CIVIL APPEAL NO. 77 OF 2013

(ON APPEAL FROM FCMP NO. 210 OF 2012)

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BETWEEN

LN Applicant
and
SCCM Respondent

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Before: Hon Cheung, Kwan and Lam JJA in Court

Date of Applicant’s written submission on costs : 18 June 2013
Date of Respondent’s written submission on costs : 18 June 2013
Date of Judgment on Costs : 5 July 2013

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JUDGMENT ON COSTS

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Hon Cheung JA (giving judgment of the Court) :

1. The Court makes no order as to costs of the appeal and below in respect of CACV 62/2013.

2. The husband did not pursue the appeal in CACV 77/2013 in view of the interim stay granted on 7 May 2013. We make no order as tocosts of the appeal and below in CACV 77/2013.

3. For the avoidance of doubt, the costs order made by this Court (Fok and Barma JJA) on 7 May 2013 is not disturbed.

(Peter Cheung) (Susan Kwan) (M. H. Lam)
Justice of Appeal Justice of Appeal Justice of Appeal

Ms Audrey Eu SC and Ms Mairead Rattigan, instructed by Withers, for the Applicant

Mr Victor Joffe and Mr Abraham Chan, instructed by Stevenson Wong & Co., for the Respondent