Year: 2018

  • Tech-facilitated Violence and Discrimination: Canadian Legal Responses


    This talk will be held on Sept 10, 2018 (Monday) from 1pm-2pm at HKU.

  • Statement of Call by Creative Commons Hong Kong


    The First HK Chapter meeting will take place on Aug 31 (Fri) at 6:30pm in HKU. All Hong Kong-based CC members are invited to join the meeting.

  • A Semiotics Perspective of Copyright Fair Dealing/Fair Use and Trademark Infringement/Dilution


    This talk will be held on Sept 21 (Friday) from 6pm-7pm at HKU.

  • Building a Robust Trademark Fair Use Mechanism in China


    Research project funded by General Research Fund (GRF), PI: Haochen Sun.

  • Anti-Monopoly Law Enforcement in China

    Research project funded by General Research Fund (GRF), PI: Thomas Cheng.

  • Tackling Cyberbullying: A Comparative and Interdisciplinary Symposium


    The conference will be held on September 4, 2018 in HKU.

  • Copyrightability of Remix Works and Creation of Remix Right


    Author: Dr. Yahong Li
    In: Susy Frankel (ed.), Intellectual Property as Functional Pluralism, (Edward Elgar, 2018 forthcoming).

  • Open Government Data Licence in Hong Kong 香港開放政府資料特許之研究

    Co-investigator: Dr. Yahong Li (HKU).
    Funded by Research Grants Council (RGC) General Research Fund.

  • Circumventing Transparency: Extra-Legal Exemptions from Freedom of Information and Judicial Review in China

    Yongxi Clement Chen’s article on the Journal of International Media & Entertainment Law, 2018.

  • The Emergence of Computational Legal Studies Conference 2018


    The conference will be held on June 28 and 29, 2018.

  • Call for Papers: Conference on Limitations on Trademark Rights


    Deadline to submit an abstract is September 14, 2018.

  • Taming the Right to Information: Motive Screening and the Public Interest Test under China’s FOI-like Law


    Yongxi Clement Chen’s article on The Journal of Comparative Law, 2018.

  • The Transparent Self Under Big Data Profiling: Privacy and Chinese Legislation on the Social Credit System


    Yongxi Chen and Anne Cheung’s article on The Journal of Comparative Law, 2018.

  • Boundary Spanning Innovation and the Patent System: Interdisciplinary Challenges for a Specialized Examination System


    Ryan Whalen’s new article on Research Policy, 2018.

  • Artificial Intelligence and the Right to be Forgotten


    This seminar will be held on July 5 (Thursday) from 1pm-2pm at HKU.

  • Blockchain & IP related Transfer Pricing Arrangements


    This event will be held on May 28 (Monday) from 1pm-2pm at HKU.

  • Priority Queuing on the Docket: Universality of Judicial Dispute Resolution Timing


    Ryan Whalen’s article on Frontiers in Physics, 2018.

  • Complex Innovation and the Patent Office


    Ryan Whalen’s article in The Chicago-Kent Journal of Intellectual Property, 2018.

  • Research Funding’s ‘Endorsement Effect’ on Scientific Boundary Work and Research Production: Government Legitimization of Alternative Medicine


    Ryan Whalen’s article on Science and Public Policy, 2018.

  • Symposium: Privacy, Data Protection and Data-Sharing in Biomedical Research


    The symposium “Privacy, Data Protection and Data-Sharing in Biomedical Research” jointly co-organized by the HKU CMEL and Law and Technology Centre will be held on April 11, 2018 from 2pm-5pm. This symposium is Part II of a full-day rundown.