Innotech

Guo Bing, a law professor in China, recently scored a partial court victory against Hangzhou Safari Park for the latter’s disproportionate use of facial recognition technology without his consent.…
September 2021
Innovation in the Evolution of an Idea  Shakespeare must have had a certain train of thought which inspired him to create that phrase. The active mind of a person reading that phrase will generate a…
July 2020
For the last few years the term “Artificial Intelligence” or “AI” has been bandied around legal conferences with the presumption that everyone knows exactly what is meant. As a long time software…
February 2020
In August and September 2019, the “Innovation Value Chain Survey” was circulated to members of the Law Society to survey the innovation priorities of Hong Kong solicitors. This is part of the…
December 2019
The Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong (the “SFC”) issued a Statement on Security Token Offerings on 28 March 2019 (the “Statement”) in relation to the legal and regulatory requirements…
October 2019
Artificial intelligence (AI), the capability of machines to imitate human behavior, has transformed our lives for the better. Through AI, machines can analyse images, comprehend speech, interact in…
September 2019
Since 2017, the InnoTech Committee (“ITC”; formerly, the Technology Committee) of the Law Society of Hong Kong has been developing the Technology Roadmap for the Law Society (“Roadmap”). “The ITC has…
August 2019