Year: 2016

  • An Ethical Approach to Data Privacy Protection


    Co-authors: W. Lee, W. Zankl and H. Chang

    Published in ISACA Journal, volume 6, 30 December 2016.

  • Ethics and Data Protection Laws


    Author: Henry Chang

    Published in ISACA Journal Blog, 29 December 2016.

  • Tackling Cyberbullying by Enhancing Privacy Protection: A Comparative and an Interdisciplinary Study (面對網上欺凌,加強私隱保護:比較與跨學科研究)


    Research Project funded by GRF, led by Professor Anne Cheung (PI).

  • Digital China, from cultural presence to innovative nation

    A 4-year project led by Co-Principal Investigators: Dr. Yahong Li and others

  • Buyer Power under Competition Law: A Theoretical Examination and a Case Study of Hong Kong (競爭法與買方權勢:從理論和香港方面探討)


    Research project funded by GRF, led by Kelvin Kwok (PI) and Thomas Cheng (co-investigator).

  • Interlocutory Injunction, Freedom of the Press and Public Interest: The University of Hong Kong v Hong Kong Commercial Broadcasting Co Ltd and ORS


    Author: Anne Cheung
    Published in Media and Arts Law Review, 2016.

  • Land Registration: Validity, Priority and Statutory Interpretation

    Author: Alice Lee
    In: Hong Kong Law Journal, 2016, Vol 46 Part 2, p. 415-443

  • 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.

  • Asian Pacific Copyright Association Conference 2016


    The Asian Pacific Copyright Association Conference 2016 was held at HKU from Nov 21 – 22, 2016.

  • Global Technology Law and Policy: Advanced Issues in IT Law (LLAW 6106, 2016-2017)


    Course Description This course examines legal and policy issues relating to information technology (IT) from a comparative, global perspective.  It covers a wide range of issues involving how national governments regulate the technology of the Internet and how private citizens’ rights relating to the Internet […]

  • Transparency versus Stability: The New Role of Chinese Courts in Upholding Freedom of Information


    Author: Clement Yongxi Chen

    Published in Tsinghua China Law Review, 2016, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp 79-138.

  • Copyright, the Internet, and the Balance of Rights (版權、網絡和權利平衡)


    Author: Li Yahong

    Publisher: Hong Kong University Press, published in November 2016

  • Fair Dealing: Have We Had Fair Use All Along?


    HKU Lecture in IP by Ariel Katz (University of Toronto) on Nov 9, 2016.

  • Private But Not Confidential: The Impact of the PJS case in Hong Kong


    Article by Douglas Clark published in Hong Kong Lawyer (2016) about the ground-breaking decision of the UK Supreme Court in the PJS case.

  • “Insights in IP Practice” Speaker Series: Valuation of Intellectual Property in Disputes


    IP Seminar by Mayank Vaid (Intellectual Property Director (Asia Pacific) at Louis Vuitton Pacific Limited) on Oct 17, 2016.

  • Symposium on Big Data and Data Governance 2016


    Event at HKU from Oct 14 – 15, 2016. All are welcome.

  • 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.

  • Advanced Intellectual Property Law (LLAW 6243 / JDOC 6243)


      This course is intended for students and practitioners who are already familiar with the main contours of intellectual property law and would like to explore the subject further. It will examine in depth a series of topics that, in recent years, have proven especially […]

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


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