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Seminars, Talks and Public Lectures

2016-2017

  • ‘大陸的反恐法律制度’, 王世洲教授 (2017年8月11日)
  • ‘Anchoring Effect and Sentencing Disparity: A Statistical Analysis’ by Professor Lin Xifen on 10 August 2017.
  • ‘Recovering China’s Constitutional Tradition since Ancient Times’ by Professor Victoria Hui on 19 July, 2017
  • ‘The Struggle for Labour Rights as Human Rights in China – Understanding the Debates among Rights Defenders’ by Dr. Eva Pils on 17 July, 2017
  • ‘Two teams or one? The relationship between political appointees and civil servants in Hong Kong’ by Mr. Henry Ho on 19 June, 2017.
  • ‘A philosophical foundation of human rights in East Asia’ by Professor Akihiko Morita on 16 June, 2017.
  • ‘How Many People were there? Case Studies of June 4th and July 1st Demonstrations in Hong Kong’  by Dr. Edwin Chow on 8 June, 2017.
  • ‘Hong Kong’s National Education and National Identity: Challenges, Rethink and Breakthroughs under “One Country, Two Systems” by Dr. Kang Yumei on 7 Jun 2017.
  • ‘Patent Challenge Clauses: A New Antitrust Offense’ by Dr. Alan D. Miller on 29 May, 2017.
  • ‘從《鴉片事略》看傳統中國與“普世價值”’, 張田田博士 (2017年5月11日)
  • ‘發票犯罪疑難案例與立法評析’, 王佩芬博士 (2017年5月10日).
  • ‘Mass Digitization of Chinese Court Decisions:  How to Use Text as Data in the Field of Chinese Law’ by Professor Benjamin L. Liebman on 9 May 2017.
  • ‘Legal Orientalism and Oriental Legalism’  by Dr. Thomas Coendet on 5 May, 2017.
  • ‘中國內地仲裁體制漸進式改革的前途和困難’, 王千華博士 (2017年5月4日)
  • ‘Chinese (PRC & ROC) Nationality Laws and Reconceptualizing Asian-American Identity’ by Mr. Norman P. Ho on 26 April, 2017.
  • ‘An Institutional Approach to Law – a Historical Study of Judges and the Rule of Law in the West’ by Professor Hans Petter Graver on 24 April 2017.
  • ‘Governing the Global Governors: The Competence and Constraints of International Administrative Tribunals’ by Mr. Peter Quayle on 24 April 2017.
  • ‘The Making of the Modern Chinese State: Cement, Legal Personality and Industry’ by Dr. Humphrey Ko on 20 April, 2017.
  • ‘The Origin and Evolution of China’s Institutions: A Comparative Institutional Analysis’ by Professor Chenggang Xu on 19 April 2017.
  • ‘死刑改判在最高法院’, 孫中偉先生 (2017年4月13日)
  • ‘Terrorism and the Emergence of Preventive Security Law’ by Professor Ulrich Sieber on 7 April 2017.
  • ‘國際法講座’:  孫昂先生, 何其生先生 (2017年4月6日)
  • ‘The Cases of Langyashan Warriors (狼牙山五壯士) and Their Implications’ by Professor Yan Mei Ning on 30 March 2017.
  • ‘How Lenders Evaluate Lawsuits? Evidence from Corporate Bond Market’ by Dr. Haitian Lu on 21 March 2017. 
  • ‘A Transaction Cost Account of Property Rights: A Tribute to Ronald Coase’ by Professor Richard Epstein on 13 March 2017.
  • ‘Student Data Protection in the Digital Era’ by Dr. Kai Feng on 1 March 2017.
  • ‘China and the Death of American Comparative Law’ by Professor Jedidiah Joseph Kroncke on 15 February 2017.
  • ‘The Hanjin Shipping rehabilitation – commercial and legal impacts within and outside of South Korea’ by Professor In-Hyeon Kim on 14 February 2017.
  • ‘A New Deal for China’s Workers?’ by Professor Cynthia Estlund on 10 February 2017.
  • ‘Legal Orientalism’ by Professor Teemu Ruskola on 18 January 2017.
  • ‘China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and the ICCPR’ by Professor Jerome A. Cohen on 12 January 2017. (Video)
  • ‘The ‘Uberization’ of the Chinese Workplace? Regulating Labour in a New Digital Economy’ by Professor Mimi Zou, the Chinese University of Hong Kong on 24 November 2016.
  • ‘Paul KC Chung Distinguished Visitor Lecture in Jurisprudence-Origins of Chinese Jurisprudence’ by Professor Wejen Chang on 18 November 2016. (Notes)
  • ‘Sovereignty and Law in Bentham’s Early Writings (1776–1782)’, by Mr. Xiaobo Zhai, Macau University on 18 November 2016.
  • ‘Law and Justice in Evening Rainby Professor Alison W. Conner, University of Hawaii on 10 November, 2016.
  • ‘Communication in multicultural court proceedings’, by Professor Laura Ervo, the Örebro University on 31 October 2016.
  • ‘The greatest dilemma in Hong Kong and a suggested solution’ (如何解決香港最深層次問題?), by Mr. Kam Lam, M.A. (Oxon.) on 24 October 2016.

2015-2016

  • ‘Dignity, Life, and Capital Punishment: A Comparative Analysis from Taiwan’s Perspective’, by Jimmy Chia-Shin Hsu, J.S.D., Institutum Iurisprudentiae,A cademia Sinica on 27 April 2016.
  • ‘Death Sentences and Executions 2015: Amnesty International’s Annual Report on the Use of the Death Penalty Worldwide’ by Mr. Jan Erik Wetzel, Amnesty International, East Asia Regional Office Hong Kong on 12 April 2016.
  • ‘From Visual Advocacy to Visual Repression: The Case of China’s Human Rights Movement’, by Dr. Eva Pils, King’s College London on 6 April 2016.
  • ‘The Post-trading Infrastructure in the United Kingdom: A Harmonisation Project’ by Dr. Joseph Lee, School of Law, University of Exeter on 1 April 2016.
  • ‘Universal suffrage – to produce the chief executive candidate by the nomination – confirmation system’ (普選—以提名-確認制產生行政長官候選人), by Dr. You Le, Shenzhen University on 31 Mar 2016.
  • “Reflecting On ‘Mediation In Contemporary China: Continuity And Change’ by Professor Michael Palmer & Professor FU Hualing on 14 March 2016. 
  • ‘The Fragmented Future of Transnational Contract Law’ by Dr. Joshua Karton, Faculty of Law, Queen’s University on 18 March, 2016.
  • ‘Protection of Cultural Property in Armed Conflict: Legal Principles Applicable to the Theft and Traffic of Cultural Property in Iraq and Syria’, by Mr. Alberto Costi, Faculty of Law, Victoria University of Wellington on 8 March, 2016.
  • ‘Climate Disruption and The Economic Dynamics of Law’, by Professor David M. Driesen, Syracuse University on 7 March, 2016.
  • “國際航空運輸中的承運人責任問題”, by Dr. Yang Caixia, Beihang University on 18 February 2016.
  • ‘The legitimation problem of modern law: taking Hobbes’s sovereign theory as example’ (現代法律的合法性來源–以霍布斯的主權思想為視點), by Ms. Long Qinglan, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics on 1 Feb 2016.
  • ‘Hong Kong Political Party and Positive Politics:From Perspectives of Constitution and Law’ (香港政黨與良性政治: 憲制和法律視角的觀察), by Dr Cao Xudong, the Center for Studies of Hong Kong, Macao and Pearl River Delta on 28 January 2016.
  • ‘Government bailouts and the takings clause’ by Professor Nestor Davidson, Academic Affairs Fordham Law School on 18 December 2015.
  • ‘Space Law: Its Cold War Origins and Challenges in the Era of Globalization’, by Professor Joanne Irene Gabrynowicz, Professor Emerita of space law, Editor-in-Chief Emerita, Journal of Space Law on 18 November 2015.
  • ‘現代雙人權論及其法哲學’, 范振汝博士, 北京大學法學博士 (2015年11月12日).
  • ‘The Objective and Dimension of the Judicial Reform in Mainland China: Procedure, Mechanism, and System’ by Professor Fu Yulin, Peking University on 26 October 2015.
  • ‘Status of Chief Executive and Governance of Hong Kong’, by Dr. Tian Feilong, Assistant Professor of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Humanities and Social Sciences of Beihang University, Leslie Wright Fellow(2014-2015),HKU on 15 October 2015.

2014-2015

  • ‘The Ideological Foundations of the Qing Fiscal State’ by Dr. Taisu Zhang, Associate Professor, Duke University School of Law on 30 June 2015.
  • ‘Retroactivity of land contamination liability scheme in China’ by Dr.  Wang Huanhuan, Associate Professor, School of Law, Sun Yat-sen University on 26 June 2015.
  • 現代法律合法性證立的公共之維’, 熊偉博士, 江蘇省鹽城工學院副教授 (2015年6月15日).
  • ‘數字環境下版權產業的利益機制:保護與分享’, 張平教授, 北京大學法學院教授、北京大學知識產權學院常務副院長((2015年5月23日).
  • ‘法治中國與中國民法典的制定’, 申衛星教授, 清華大學法學院副院長(2015年5月18日).
  • ‘民事信託的想象’, 蔡養軍博士, 揚州大學法學院副教授、民商法教研部主任 (2015年5月12日).
  • ‘Judicial WTO Dispute Settlement Achievement and Challenges — Appellate Review Procedures and Latest Cases, by Professor Zhang Yuejiao, Member and former Chair of WTO Appellate Body on 27 April 2015.
  • ‘Judicial Reform and the Development of Rule of Law in Macau’ (澳門司法改革及法治發展), by Dr. Zhao Linlin, Associate Professor, Law School of Macau University of Science and Technology on 23 April 2015.
  • ‘Hong Kong: Special Administrative Region or City System?’ (香港的生命), by Mr. Xia Yinye, PhD Candidate, Tsinghua University Law School on 14 April 2015.
  • ‘Nanking Trials — Victor’s justice? — A Revisit of Tani Hisao’s Case’ by Judge Liu Daqun, Judge of the Appeals Chamber, International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia on 2 April 2015.
  • ‘The Italian Model of ADR: A Good Bad Example?’ by Dr. Giorgio Fabio Colombo, Designated Assistant Professor of Law, Nagoya University Graduate School of Law on 18 March 2015.
  • ‘The “Responsibility to Protect”: Issues and Challenges’ by Dr. Alberto Costi, Associate Professor of Law, Victoria University of Wellington on 10 March 2015.
  • ‘Introduction of the New Draft Foreign Investment Law of China’ by Yilong Du, Executive Director and Senior Councel Goldman Sachs on 6 March 2015.
  • ‘To Be Continued: Hong Kong Political Reforms—— The Sense of New Book “Watch on Hong Kong Political Reforms” (香港政改未完待續   —-《香港政改觀察》的民主法治意義) by Dr. Tian Feilong, Assistant Professor of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Humanities and Social Sciences of Beihang University, Leslie Wright Fellow(2014-2015),HKU on 5 March 2015.
  • ‘Analysing the Similarities and Differences between Hong Kong and the Mainland — A Sharing Session on Studying Law in Peking University, by Mr. Philip Kwok, Associate, Winston & Strawn, Master of Law Candidate, Peking University on 6 February 2015.
  • ‘South Korea Ferry Disaster: What Went Wrong and What are the Legal Implications?’ by Professor In-Hyeon Kim, Korea University on 22 January 2015.
  • ‘Travails of Judges: Courts and Political Transitions in South Korea and Beyond’ by Professor Marie Seong-Hak Kim, St. Cloud State University on 21 January 2015.
  • ‘The Global Arbitration Market and The Battle of The Seats’, by Dr.  Fernando Dias Simões, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Macau on 18 December 2014.
  • ‘I Came, I Saw, I…Adapted   — An Empirical Study of Chinese Business Expansion in the US and its Implications’, by Dr. Ji Li, Associate Professor,  Rutgers School of Law on 17 December 2014.
  • ‘The Chinese Government and the Recovery of Assets Abroad’, by Professor Vivienne Bath, Professor of Chinese and International Business Law, Sydney Law School and China Studies Centre, University of Sydney on 16 December 2014.
  • ‘內地商事仲裁機構的獨立性改革’, 吳學艇博士, 珠海仲裁委員會副主任  (2014年12月9日).
  • ‘Pain and Suffering Damages’, by Professor Yun-chien Chang, Associate Research Professor, Deputy Director, Center for Empirical Legal Studies, Institutum Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica, Taiwan on 26 November 2014.
  • ‘Enforcement of Amended Criminal Procedure Law in China:  Trends and Patterns’, by Dr Li Li, Assistant Professor, School of Law, Sun Yat-sen University on 14 November 2014.
  • ‘The Disputes on the Constituent Power in the Early Republic of China: From the Perspective of Comparative Constitutional Law’ (民初制憲權問題的再審視 —比較憲法的視角), by Dr Nie Xin, Associate Professor, Tsinghua University on 17 October 2014.
  • ‘Chinese Property Law and Its Ramification on China’s Modernity’ (從所有權制度看現代性問題), by Dr Long Qinglan, Liberal Arts College, Sun Yat-sen University on 25 September 2014.
  • ‘The Disappearance of Litigation Master’s Secret Manual: Perspectives from the Interaction of Law and Society in Qing and Republican China’ (中國法律史講座: 從法律與社會互動視角的檢視), by Dr You Chenjun, Associate Professor, Remin University Law School on 19 September 2014.
  • ‘Interpretation in conformity with Constitution:  the role of courts in constitutional interpretation in China’ (合憲性解釋:中國法院在憲法解釋中的角色), by Dr Huang Mingtao, Research Fellow, Renmin University Law School on 5 September 2014.
  • ‘Trading Places? China, the United States and the WTO’, by Professor Jacque deLisle, University of Pennsylvania on 29 August 2014.

2013-2014

  • ‘A closer Partner for Future? —A Critical Analysis on the Relationship between China Central Government and UN Human Rights Monitoring Mechanisms’ , by Dr Zhang Wei, Associate Professor and the Co-Director of Institute for Human Rights at China University of Political Science and Law, on 19 June 2014.
  • ‘Right to learn as a fundamental human rights’, by Dr Shen Taixia, Assistant Professor, Law School & Intellectual Property School, Jinan University, on 13 May 2014.
  • ‘Rights Protection Mechanism for New gTLDs and the Use of ODR’, by Mr Dennis Cai, Assistant Secretary-General of Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre and Secretary-General of Asian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre, on 16 April 2014.
  • ‘Round Table Discussion: ‘One Country Two Systems’ and Central Government Policy towards Hong Kong’, on 12 April 2014.
  • ‘Political Connectedness and Court Outcomes:  Evidence from Chinese Corporate Lawsuits’, by Dr Haitian LU, Associate Head and Associate Professor in law, School of Accounting and Finance, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, on 9 April 2014.
  • ‘Regional Development and Integration: the Role of UNCITRAL’, by Mr. João Ribeiro, Head of the UNCITRAL Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, on 2 April 2014.
  • ‘Learn from Mr. Chen Duxiu Ideology, Achieve ‘Hong Kong People Ruling Hong Kong’, by Dr You Le, Lecturer, Shenzhen University Law School, on 26 March 2014.
  • ‘Private International Law Legislation in Mainland China’, by Dr Peng Yi, Associate Professor, School of Law and Administration, Nanjing University of Technology, on 5 March 2014.
  • ‘Dispute Resolution from the User’s Perspective — Whose Dispute is it Anyway?’, by Mr. David L. Kreider, International Arbitrator, American Lawyer, Hong Kong and English Solicitor, on 10 February 2014.
  • Studies on Empirical Research Methods in Intellectual Property Issues’, by Dr Peng Hui, Research Officer, Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, on 7 February 2014.
  • ‘Assessing Treaty Performance in China’, by Professor Pitman Potter, Faculty of Law, University of British Columbia, on 23 January 2014.
  • ‘Preliminary Studies on Empirical Research Methods in Legal Issues’, by Dr Peng Hui, Research Officer, Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, on 21 January 2014.
  • ‘ ‘One Country, Two Systems’ and the Relationship between Mainland China and Hong Kong: A Japanese Perspective’, by Professor Ye Lingling, Kumamoto University School of Law, on 19 December 2013.
  • ‘Round Table Discussion: Bo Xilai Case and Future Chinese Governance’, on 23 November 2013.
  • ‘Eric Au Memorial Lecture 2013: Is American Rule of Law Appropriate for Export?’, by Professor Frank Upham, New York University School of Law, on 22 November 2013.
  • ‘A Constitution without Constitutionalism? Paths of Constitutional Developments in China’, by Professor Zhang Qianfan, Peking University Law School, on 22 November 2013.
  • ‘Legal Protection of Animals in China’, by Professor Mang Ping, Chinese Culture College, Beijing, on 18 November 2013.
  • ‘The Function of Comparative Law Tomorrow: Hypothesis vs Hypophysis?’, by Dr Rostam Neuwirth, Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Macau, on 22 October 2013.
  • ‘Certain Hot Issues of International Law in China’s Diplomatic Frontiers’, by Professor Huang Huikang, Chief of Department of Treaty and Law of PRC Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on 25 September 2013.

2012-2013

  • ‘History Sovereignty and International Law: China’s East and South China Sea Disputes’, by Professor Jacques deLisle, University of Pennsylvania Law School, on 24 June 2013.
  • ‘China, Soft Power and International Law’, by Professor Jerome A. Cohen  New York University School of Law, on 23 May 2013.
  • ‘Round Table Discussion: Corporate Governance: Developments in Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong’, on 19 April 2013.
  • ‘Property’s Ends: The Publicness of Private Law Values’, by Professor Gregory S. Alexander, Cornell Law School, on 16 April 2013.
  • ‘Ownership and Obligations: The Human Flourishing Theory of Property’, by Professor Gregory S. Alexander, Cornell Law School, on 15 April 2013.
  • ‘The Private Enforcement of the Anti-Monopoly Law in China: The New Anti-Monopoly Juridical Interpretations of the Supreme People’s Court’, by Mrs Sarah Wersborg, PhD Candidate, University of Würzburg, Germany, on 24 April 2013.
  • ‘Emerging Issues of China’s Contract Law’, by Professor Yao Hui, Professor of Law, Renmin University School of Law, on 27 February 2013.
  • ‘Rethinking the Judicial Independence in China after 30 Years Judicial Reform’, by Professor Li Yuwen, Professor and Diretor, Erasmus China Law Center, Erasmus University Rotterdam, on 18 December 2012.
  • ‘Whither VISA and Unionpay: Impact and Implications from Recent WTO Adjustment on Alleged China’s non-compliance’, by Dr Chen Dong, Associate Professor and Assistant Dean, School of Law, Sun Yat-sun University, on 14 November 2012.

2011-2012

  • ‘A Common Law-Like Civil Law and a Public Face for Private Law: China’s Tort Law in Comparative Perspective’, by Professor Jacques deLisle, Professor of Law and Political Science, University of Pennsylvania Law School, on 30 May 2012.
  • ‘The Last Assembly of the People: The Logic Inn from Direct Sovereignty of the People to Representative Democracy’ (最后的人民集会:从卢梭(直接的人民主权)到西耶斯(代表制民主)的逻辑驿站), by Professor Chen Duanhong (陈端洪), Professor, Peking University Law School, on 26 April 2012.
  • ‘International Humanitarian Law and its Contemporary Challenges’, by Mr. Guo Yang, Legal Officer, Regional Delegation for East Asia, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), on 8 March 2012.
  • ‘Protection of Property Interests of Personality and Restitution of Benefits Obtained’ (人格财产利益的保护与所获利益的归还), by Dr. Wang Hongliang (王洪亮), Associate Professor, Tsinghua University School of Law, on 1 March 2012.
  • ‘The Scale and the Representative of the People’s Congress in China’ (人民代表大會的規模與代表性問題), by Professor Zou Pingxue (邹平学), Professor of Law School of Shenzhen University, on 23 February 2012.
  • ‘Joseph Needham’s Dilemma on Rule of Law: Why China Has not Established Rule of Law in the Contemporary Period’ (中国法制的‘李约瑟难题’:中国近代为何未形成法治),by Professor Zheng Yongliu (郑永流), Professor of China-EU School of Law, on 14 December 2011.
  • ‘Collateral Knowledge: Legal Reasoning in the Global Financial Markets’, by Professor Annelise Riles, Jack G. Clarke Professor of Law in Far East Legal Studies, Cornell Law School, on 5 December 2011.
  • ‘Political Liberalism and Political Embeddedness: Understanding Politics in the Work of Chinese Criminal Defense Lawyers’, by Professor Terence C. Halliday, Research Professor, American Bar Foundation, on 6 October 2011.
  • ‘Chinese Legal System and “One Country, Two Systems”’(中国的法律体制与“一国两制”), by Professor Wang Zhenmin(王振民), Dean of Tsinghua University School of Law, on 20 September 2011.

2010-2011

  • ‘China’s Religion and Rule of Law Today’ (中国的宗教与法治), by Liu Peng (刘澎), Professor, Institute of American Studies, The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences & Director of Beijing Pushi Institute of Social Sciences, on 21 June 2011.
  • ‘China’s Authoritarianism: Still Resilient?’, by Andrew Nathan, Professor, Department of Political Science, Columbia University, on 4 June 2011.
  • ‘Legal Implications of Coase’s Economic Theorem’ (寇斯经济学的法学意义), by Chien Tze-shiou (简资修), Associate Professor, College of Law, National Taiwan University, on 16 May 2011.
  • ‘Shareholder Derivative Suits in China’, by Donald Clarke, Professor, George Washington University Law School, on 12 May 2011.
  • ‘Prospects of China’s Criminal Procedure’ (中国刑事诉讼程序向何处去), by Zuo Weimin (左卫民), Professor, Sichuan University Law School, on 9 May 2011.
  • ‘New Developments in Chinese Judicial Reform’ (中国司法改革的最新发展), by Ong Yewkim (王友金), Visiting Professor, China University of Political Science and Law, on 4 May 2011.
  • ‘To Achieve Justice in the Mainland China: Trick or Treat’, by Liu Nanping (刘南平), Founding Partner, Liu & Wang, Attorneys at Law (PRC), on 23 March 2011.
  • ‘Treachery and Ignorance: Understanding Article 1(1) of the Chinese Constitution’ (背叛与无知:解读中国宪法第一条第一款), by Tu Siyi (涂四益), Lecturer, Xiangtan University Law School, on 26 January 2011.
  • ‘Research Methods’, by Randall Peerenboom, Professor of Law, University of La Trobe, on 16 December 2010.
  • ‘Economic and Social rights: the Role of Courts in China’, by Randall Peerenboom, Professor of Law, University of La Trobe, on 15 December 2010.
  • ‘An Analysis of the Phenomenon of Judicial Politicization in China: The Example of the Institution of Complaint Letters and Visits’ (我国司法的政治化现象分析:以信访制度为例), by Xia Lian (夏立安), Professor, Guanghua Law School of Zhejiang University, on 14 December 2010.
  • ‘Eastphalia’, by Tom Ginsburg, Professor, University of Chicago School of Law, on 10 December 2010.
  • ‘Legal Reform in Northeast Asia: Implications for China’, by Tom Ginsburg, Professor, University of Chicago School of Law, on 10 December 2010.
  • ‘The Possibility of the Reconstruction of the Dao: A New Legal Philosophy for Contemporary China’ (重构道统的可能性:作为一种当代中国法哲学的新道统论之建构), by Wei Dunyou (魏敦友), Professor, Guangxi University Law School, on 2 December 2010.
  • ‘The Practice of Citizens’ Rights: The Right of Freedom of Association in China’ (公民权利的实践:以中国公民结社为例子), by Wu Yuzhang (吴玉章), Researcher, Legal Studies Research Institute, China Academic of Social Sciences, 30 November 2010.
  • ‘Assistance and Enhancement of Migration: The Three Gorges’ Experience of Resolving Disputes over Resettlement Compensation” (帮促移民:搬迁补偿纠纷解决的三峡经验), by Huang Dongdong (黄东东), Professor, Department of Politics & Law, Chongqing Three Gorges University, on 19 November 2010.
  • ‘The System and Historical Logic of Shuanggui (双规制度与历史逻辑), by Liu Zhong (刘忠), Lecturer, School of Law and Political Sciences, Tongji University, Shanghai, on 1 November 2010.
  • ‘Gain and Loss of the New Chinese Tort Liability Law’ (中国侵权责任法的立法得失¾¾以总则为探讨中心), by Zhu Yan (朱岩), Associate Professor, Renmin University Law School, on 25 October 2010.
  • ‘台湾的政党 轮替与司法改革’ & ‘The Rise of Judicial Politics in Taiwan’ (co-organized with Department of Sociology, HKU), by Chin-shou Wang (王金壽), Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, on 6 & 7 October 2010.
  • ‘The Value of Legal Civilization of China’ (中华法制文明的价值), by Zhang Jinfan (张晋藩), Professor, China University of Political Science and Law, on 10 June 2010.
  • ‘Shareholder Derivative Suits in China’, by Donald Clarke, Professor, George Washington University Law School, on 1 June 2010.
  • ‘Public Interest Litigation in China’s Transitional Society’ (中国转型社会中的公益诉讼), by Lin Lihong (林莉红), Professor of Constitutional and Administrative Law, Wuhan University Law School, on 26 April 2010.
  • ‘Institutional Reforms on Real Estate Regime: A Study on Property Rights Protection through the lens of the New Regulations on Demolition’ (围绕不动产的制度变动¾¾以拆迁新条例为线索考察中国的财产权保障), by Ji Weidong (季卫东), Dean and Chair Professor, KoGuan Law School, Shanghai Jiaotong University, on 23 April 2010.
  • ‘从身高到基因:公民权到运动中的反歧视影响诉讼’, by Zhou Wei (周伟), Professor, Sichuan University Law School, on 19 April 2010.
  • ‘Law and Practice of Property Rights Dispute Resolution in Rural China’ (农村物权纠纷解决中的法理情), by Yao Haifang (姚海放), Lecturer, Renmin University Law School, on 16 April 2010.

2009-2010

  • ‘Recent Development of Investors’ Liability and Practical Solutions in China’ (中国投资者(股东)的财产责任制度新发展与实务处理方案), by Professor Youxing Li (李有星), Zhejiang University School of Law, on 29 March 2010.
  • ‘What is Law?: The Labour Contract Law as an Example’ (法律是什么?: 以(劳动合同法)为中心展开),by Professor Zhiping Liang (梁治平), Hongfan Legal and Economic Studies and Institute of Chinese Culture/Chinese Academy of Arts, on 18 March 2010.
  • ‘World Trends: Dr. Sun Yat-sen & The International Development of China’, by Charles Wong (王祖耀), Vice President, Sun Yat-sen Foundation for Peace and Education, on 12 February 2010.
  • ‘Sex and Punishment: HIV Prevention and the Law in China’, by Professor Joseph D. Tucker, MD Sinologist and Syphilologist, Guangdong Provincial Dermatology and Venereology Centre, on 1 December 2009.
  • ‘The Practice of Reorganizing Bankrupt Firms in China and the Role of Government’, by Mr. Tianfeng Sheng (沈田丰), on 26 November 2009.
  • ‘The Practice of Collective Bargaining in China’, by Mr. Duan Yi (段毅), Labour Rights Lawyer in China, on 29 October 2009.
  • ‘The Emerging Gay Rights Activism in Mainland China’, by Mr. Dan Zhou (周丹), Shanghai-based lawyer and leading activist for gay rights in China, on 23 September 2009.
  • ‘The “Other” China Trade Deficit: Export Safety and Legal and Other Responses’, by Professor Jacques deLisle, University of Pennsylvania School of Law, on 12 June 2009.
  • ‘Property Rights: Law and Development in China’, by Professor Frank Upham, New York University School of Law, on 12 June 2009.
  • ‘Movie Justice: The Legal System in Pre-1949 Chinese Movies’, by Professor Alison Conner, The University of Hawaii, on 10 June 2009.
  • ‘Film Show (in Chinese): Several Recent Documentaries on the Beijing Student Movement of 1989 and Its Aftermath’, on 5 June 2009.
  • ‘Legal Institutions and the Future of China’, by Professor Jerome Cohen, New York University School of Law, on 2 June 2009.
  • ‘宪政税制与海关变法’, 甄鸣教授, 中国海关学院 (2009年5月27日).
  • ‘中国文化传统与当代中国法治特色’, 郝铁川教授, 华东政法大学 (2009年5月21日).
  • ‘法院执行中的暴力抗法:1983-2008’, 徐昕教授, 西南政法大学 (2009年5月19日).
  • ‘从香港五一劳工大游行看内地劳动立法’, 余卫明教授, 中南大学法学院民商法研究所 (2009年5月14日).
  • ‘Charter 08 and China’s Political & Legal Reform’, by Professor Pitman Potter, University of British Columbia School of Law (8 May 2009).
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