Category: Law Tech Talks

  • A Network Theory of Patentability: Towards an Empirical Measure of Patent Nonobviousness


    This event will be held on March 29 (Thursday) from 12pm-1pm at HKU.

  • Intellectual Property Issues in Mega-Regional Trade: The Asia-Pacific’s RCEP in Global Context


    This event will be held on March 5, 2018 (Monday) from 1pm-2pm at HKU.

  • Digitizing Trade: The Challenge of Crafting Balanced IP and Digital Policy Provisions in the TPP and NAFTA


    This event will be held on Jan 18, 2018 (Thurs) from 6:30pm – 7:30pm at HKU.

  • International Cybercrime: The Law Enforcement Dimension (Cancelled)


    Lunch-time seminar by Ron Cheng (Partner, O’Melveny & Myers) on Nov 16, 2017 on international cybercrime.

  • Big Data and the Law by Professor Omri Ben Shahar: Courts and Big Data


    A public lecture by Prof. Omri Ben-Shahar (University of Chicago) on November 9, 2017 (Thursday) from 5:30pm-7pm.

  • Towards Fair Use in Europe? Why the Current Proposals for Reforming EU Copyright Law Are Silent on the Issue of Fair Use


    This event will be held on Nov 9 (Thurs) from 1pm-2pm at HKU.

  • Digital Trade, Privacy and Innovation


    The talk will be held on Sept 29 (Friday) from 1pm – 2pm.

  • Education 4.0: Modernizing Copyright for the Knowledge Society


    Law Tech talk by Philipp Homar (Research Associate, Department for Business Law, European Integration at the Danube University Krems) on October 12, 2017 from 1pm – 2pm.

  • Book Launch & Panel Discussion: The Commercial Appropriation of Fame: A Cultural Analysis of the Right of Publicity and Passing Off


    Book launch talk by Dr. David Tan (National University of Singapore) on September 26, 2017.

  • Dark Web and Silk Road


    Law Tech Talk by Dr. K.P. Chow (Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, HKU) on April 13, 2017.

  • The Age of Uninnocence: Technology, Sexual Violence and Criminal Law


    Law Tech Talk by Professor Carissima Mathen (Associate Professor of Law, the University of Ottawa) on March 14, 2017.

  • Patents without Borders: Extraterritoriality in U.S. Patent Law


    Seminar by Prof. Sapna Kumar (University of Houston Law Center) on Jan 12, 2017.

  • Robot Law 1.0: On Social System Design for Artificial Intelligence


    Law Tech Talk on AI by Dr. Yueh-Hsuan WENG (Director, CHINA-LII / China Legal Information Institute) on January 16, 2017.

  • Act Locally, Think Globally: New Perspectives on Creating Cultures of Sexual Respect on Campus


    Public Lecture on gender-based violence issues and social media by Prof. Diane Rosenfeld (Harvard Law School) on Jan 12, 2017.

  • Trademarks and Free Expression


    Seminar by Mr. Shubha Ghosh (Syracuse University College of Law) on Nov 24, 2016.

  • Private Power Online: Examining the EU’s competition investigation into Google’s search and advertising activities


    Seminar by Dr. Angela Daly (Faculty of Law, Queensland University of Technology) on Nov 23, 2016.

  • FRAND or Foe: The Licensing of Standard Essential Patents


    Seminar by Doug Clark (Barrister of The Gilt Chambers, HK; Adjunct Professor, HKU Department of Law) on Oct 12, 2016.

  • Parody, Satire, Caricature and Pastiche: Fair Dealing is No Laughing Matter in Hong Kong


    Seminar by Dr. David Tan (NUS) on Sept 19, 2016.

  • Peace, Gender & Data: ICTD Research and the United Nations


    Presented by Prof. Michael Best (UNU-CS) on Feb 26, 2016.

  • Regulation of Unknown: A Lesson from Japan’s Public Law & Policy for Next-Generation Robots


    Presented by Dr. Yueh-Hsuan Weng (ROBOLAW.ASIA Initiative) on January 28, 2016.