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Lawyers are well-trained, hardworking, trusted, well-regarded and work in a highly competitive environments. Whilst, there are currently over 150,000 solicitors licensed to practise in England and…
October 2021
The CityU Law School Student Orientation 2021 was held in a real-time, online format on 24 August for the new LLB, JD, PCLL, LLM and LLMArbDR students. Around 450 students attended the Orientation on…
October 2021
“Protecting Data Privacy for Mobile Payments Under the Chinese Law: Comparative Perspectives and Reform Suggestions” in Chicago-Kent Journal of Intellectual Property (Volume 20, Issue 2, 2021) co-…
October 2021
CUHK Research Excellence Award 2020 Congratulations to Professors Rehan ABEYRATNE and Anatole BOUTE on their selection as the recipients of the CUHK Research Excellence Award 2020. The Award…
October 2021
This seminar organised by the CCTL Transnational Legal History Group will be presented by four speakers, namely Professor Ian MORLEY from CUHK’s Department of History, Professor Steven GALLAGHER from…
October 2021
This Cross-Border Legal Issues Dialogue Seminar organised by CUHK LAW’s Centre for Comparative and Transnational Law (CCTL) will be presented online by Professor Béligh ELBALTI from Osaka University…
October 2021
In March 2021, a non-fungible token (NFT) based upon the artist Beeple’s “purely digital work” entitled, “Everydays – The First Five Thousand Days”, sold at Christie’s auction for USD 69.3 million.…
October 2021
“Law on Mental Capacity” (4 October 2021) With the advance in medical science, the life expectancy of people in Hong Kong has been on the increase. In 1960, life expectancy from birth was 66.96. In…
October 2021
Upcoming 7th Year Greater China Legal History Seminars Date Magistracies in Colonial Hong Kong Dr. Christopher C. Munn, Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences 29…
October 2021
“The Small House Policy and the Court of Appeal” The first seminar of the 7th Year Greater China Legal History Seminar Series, “New Developments in Customary Land Law in Hong Kong”, was delivered…
October 2021
CUHK LAW welcomes all new students at the Orientation Day held on 4 September 2021. Over 450 new undergraduate and postgraduate students attended the event to meet the Faculty Dean, the Programme…
October 2021
HKU Faculty of Law and the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Hong Kong) (SPCA (HK)) publish a new study on animal cruelty cases in Hong Kong. The one-year research project was funded…
October 2021
2020-2021 has been a rewarding year for HKU as its moot teams achieved outstanding results in various international mooting competitions, including capturing Regional Champion in the 2021 Philip C.…
October 2021
The Clinical Legal Education (CLE) Team is delighted to share that in August 2021, the Court of Appeal in HKSAR v Ma Ka Kin (馬家健) [2021] HKCA 1188 allowed our client’s appeal, quashed his conviction…
October 2021
Some say that COVID was a catalyst for change and a test on society’s response to a crisis. For many legal professionals, 2020 and into 2021 quickly changed from a year of business as usual, to a…
September 2021
CityU School of Law, in cooperation with Routledge and EU-China Legal and Judicial Cooperation (EUPLANT) Project, have jointly held a book launch via Zoom on 22 July 2021. We are honoured to have Dr…
September 2021
The School of Law (SLW) of City University of Hong Kong (CityU) held its Commencement at Wong Cheung Lo Hui Yuet Hall, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building on 30 May 2021 (Sunday), celebrating the…
September 2021
Professor Michael RAMSDEN has published a new monograph “International Justice in the United Nations General Assembly” (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2021). The book probes the role that the UN’s…
September 2021
Congratulations to the following CUHK LAW members on their recent research achievements: Professor Noam NOKED received the CUHK Young Researcher Award 2020 for his article entitled “FATCA, CRS,…
September 2021
On 6 July 2021, the Obligations Lab Asia of the Centre for Comparative and Transnational Law (CCTL) at CUHK LAW jointly organised an international online workshop “Covid-19 Vaccine Injury…
September 2021