Hong Kong

CityU School of Law, in cooperation with Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC), held the 25th Goff Arbitration Lecture via Zoom on 14 October 2020. This year, we are honoured to have...
November 2020
With the COVID-19 lockdown, traditional in-person justice must often now be pursued online. As a result, more practitioners and scholars are putting the spotlight on ODR - online dispute resolution....
November 2020
On 28th September 2020, The University of Law (ULaw) opened its doors to the new cohorts of students studying their programmes. The whole week was spent welcoming and inducting students to the part...
November 2020
The webinar Research Camp was hosted on 30 September 2020. The event kicked off with a welcome speech by Prof TAN Cheng-Han (Dean, School of Law, City University of Hong Kong (SLW, CityU)) and Prof...
November 2020
The Master of Laws in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution (LLMArbDR) and the Master of Laws (LLM) in Corporate and Commercial Law of City University of Hong Kong have successfully obtained fellowships...
November 2020
“Carl Schmitt and the Development of Conservative State Theory in China” CUHK LAW held an online Greater China Legal History Seminar on “Carl Schmitt and the Development of Conservative State...
November 2020
In the last nine months law firms have grappled with the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. Offices were closed, transport was disrupted and most economies experienced unprecedented falls in GDP...
November 2020
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) organised a Virtual Information Day for Undergraduate Admissions for 2021-22 intake on 10 October 2020. CUHK LAW set up a virtual booth at the event, with...
November 2020
“In the Name of Legitimacy and Efficiency: Evaluating China’s EIA Legal Reform” The Environmental, Energy and Climate Law Cluster of the CUHK LAW Centre for Comparative and Transnational Law (CCTL...
November 2020
The HKU Excellence Awards Presentation Ceremony 2019 was held on 20 October 2020 in which colleagues’ teaching excellence was recognized at different levels:-  The University Distinguished...
November 2020
Congratulations to Professor Anatole BOUTE on being awarded the Outstanding Fellowship of the Faculty of Law from the University! Professor Boute specialises in the elds of energy, environmental...
November 2020
“Equity and the Enforcement of Informal Land Contracts” CUHK LAW hosted the Property Law Seminar “Equity and the Enforcement of Informal Land Contracts” delivered by Professors Steven GALLAGHER (...
November 2020
On 30 September and 2 October 2020, the Centre for Medical Ethics & Law (CMEL) of HKU hosted the ‘Living Will, Living Well? Advance Directives Across Asia’ Workshop together with the Law Society...
November 2020
CUHK LAW’s LLM in International Economic Law (IEL) Programme has been awarded Targeted Taught Postgraduate Programmes Fellowships 2021-22 by the University Grants Committee (UGC) of Hong Kong in...
November 2020
Lawyers are not known for being particularly quick to innovate, particularly when it comes to client service delivery strategies like alternative fee arrangements or legal project management....
November 2020
CUHK LAW is dedicated to excellence in research and scholarship. It is contributing to the production of lasting and innovative research in theoretical, comparative, historical and empirical legal...
November 2020
Unsustainable and illegal trade in wildlife threatens endangered and vulnerable species. The legislation and policies adopted by the Hong Kong government on both legal and illegal trade have...
November 2020
“How much will I get?” or “What’s my claim worth?”. That and the flip side of the coin: “How much should I expect to pay?” These are the questions that have been asked for as long as there have been...
November 2020
It is hard to believe that it’s November already. In a rollercoaster of a year when days, weeks and even months have appeared to blur together, and uncertainty and anxiety have been among the...
November 2020
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November 2020