University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law

The Sports Fiesta (themed “Sports Spectacular”), jointly organized by the Faculty of Law, the Law Association, HKUSU and The University of Hong Kong Law Alumni Association, was held on 17 March 2019...
10 April 2019
The rule of law is a core value of Hong Kong as well as a cornerstone of the city’s prosperity. To uphold this value and safeguard our system, the Faculty of Law is instrumental in nurturing not only...
10 April 2019
Challenges and opportunities arise in understanding and assessing developments in systems of dispute resolution in diverse social and political contexts. On 8 and 9 March 2019, over 20 speakers...
10 April 2019
From 1969 to 2019, the constitutional landscape of East Asia (including Southeast Asia) has changed beyond recognition. It was impossible for anyone living in 1969 in East Asia to predict what the...
10 April 2019
For the third consecutive year, the HKU Jessup Team won the Regional Champion title in the 60th Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition on 23rd and 24th February 2019. The Team was...
10 April 2019
The Faculty has co-produced a 6-episode docudrama “A Legal Journey” with RTHK (Radio Television Hong Kong) on the impact and contribution that the Faculty has made in the last 50 years in shaping the...
20 March 2019
The rule of law has been considered as a cornerstone of Hong Kong, which was first brought by the British in 1841. So over this one-and-a-half centuries, how has our legal system changed and who took...
20 March 2019
Inspired by the edited volume on The Law in Hong Kong 1969-1989 published in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the law school at HKU, this lecture commemorates its 50th anniversary by reviewing...
20 March 2019
Professor Michael Wilkinson (1945-2019), our beloved colleague and friend, passed away peacefully on the evening of 20 February 2019 in the company of his most beloved and his daughter. Professor...
20 March 2019
To celebrate our Faculty’s Golden Jubilee, the Sports Fiesta (themed “Sports Spectacular”) was jointly organized by the Faculty of Law, the Law Association, HKUSU and The University of Hong Kong Law...
20 February 2019
Legal thinking and policymaking is future-oriented, but the methods of picturing the future often draw less attention. During the lecture on 10 January 2019, Barton Beebe, Cheng Yu Tung Visiting...
20 February 2019
The Law and Technology Center of the Faculty of Law and the Engelberg Center on Innovation Law & Policy at New York University School of Law jointly organized a conference on limitations on...
20 February 2019
The Faculty of Law is sad to share with colleagues, alumni, students and the profession the passing of Patrick Yu (BA 1942) on 12 January 2019. Patrick was one of the Faculty’s founding fathers. He...
20 February 2019
Date: 25 January 2019 (Fri) Time:  7 pm – Lecture; 8 pm – Cocktails Venue: Moot Court, 2/F Cheng Yu Tung Tower, Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong Registration:   ...
9 January 2019
Over the past decade, technology has transformed finance more rapidly than ever before. This transformation brings with it new regulatory challenges. What factors underlie digital financial...
9 January 2019
The 200th Congregation was held on 30 November 2018 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. This is the first time the Faculty organised a one-session Congregation outside campus and we are...
9 January 2019
The book talk on 11 October 2018 brought together two prominent alumni of the Faculty, Professor Johannes Chan and Dr Margaret Ng, to talk about their recently published recollections on law and...
6 December 2018
Jurisprudence is the study of law and legal institutions in their social, philosophical, and historical contexts. The lecture “Sapientia et Virtus – The Contributions of Jurisprudence” by Scott...
6 December 2018
The HKU Law Video Archive (https://video.law.hku.hk/), introduced in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Faculty, contains video and audio files of important public lectures by eminent...
6 December 2018
On 6-7 November 2018, the Centre for Medical Ethics & Law (CMEL) hosted an international conference entitled ‘Who Owns Your Body? – Beyond The Physical’. This conference was the second in a...
5 December 2018
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