Research Postgraduate Student Profile

Weijie Huang 黄炜杰
wjhuang@hku.hk

Weijie Huang, LL.B. and LL.M. (Sun Yat-sen University), is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong. She got the 2017-2018 Fulbright-RGC Hong Kong Research Scholar Award and studied in University of California at Berkeley, School of Law as a visiting student researcher from September 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018. She is now studying in Singapore Management University, School of Law for being selected to participate in a PhD training program. Her research interest is user-generated content and copyright.

Field of Study: Intellectual property law

Thesis Title: UGC Platforms as New Intermediaries Reshaping Copyright Law

Programme of Study: Ph.D.

Supervisor(s): Dr. Y Li

Publications:
Yahong Li, Weijie Huang, “Taking Users’ Rights Seriously: Proposed UGC Solutions for Spurring Creativity in the Internet Age”, 9 Queen Mary Journal of Intellectual Property (2019 forthcoming).

Weijie Huang, Yahong Li, “Diversity in Intellectual Property: Identities, Interests and Intersections (Book Review)”, 14 Indian Journal of Law and Technology 70-81 (2018).

Weijie Huang, “Intellectual Property as Property: Delineating Entitlements in Information (Translation)”, 1 Private Law 148-209 (2016) (Chinese).