The Joint Declaration and the National Security Law: An International Law Analysis
Date: October 24, 2020 (Saturday) (HK Time)
Time: 16:30 — 18:30
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Venue: Zoom Webinar (Prior registration will be required. The zoom ID will
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This seminar discusses the international law implications of the Hong Kong National Security Law (NSL), in particular the relationship between the NSL and the Sino-British Joint Declaration and the legality of foreign interventions following the enactment of the NSL.
• Hualing Fu
Dean, Warren Chan Professor of Human Rights and Responsibilities, HKU Faculty of Law
• Chin Leng Lim
Choh-Ming Li Professor of Law, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Honorary Senior Fellow of the British Institute of International and Comparative Law; Visiting Professor, King’s College London
• Albert H.Y. Chen
Cheng Chan Lan Yue Professor in Constitutional Law, HKU Faculty of Law; Member, the HK Basic Law Committee of the National People’s Congress Standing Committee
• John Anthony Carty
Professor, Beijing Institute of Technology School of Law
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