The Duty Lawyer Service has a Tel-Law Scheme which provides recorded legal information, in Cantonese, Putonghua and English, on a wide range of legal topics over the telephone. The tapes only provide a brief introduction on the particular legal topic. If you intend to initiate legal action, you should first consult a solicitor.
The Tel-Law Scheme is a fully computerized system and operates 24 hours a day. The telephone numbers of the Scheme are 2521 3333 and 2522 8018.
There are 78 topics available and they are divided into 8 groups: