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Grant Capture

The following are the research grants received by RCCL members between 2009 and 2019:

RCCL Investigator
(Principal Investigator/
Co-Investigator)

Project Title

Grant Type

Funded Amount

Approval Date

Dr Lei CHEN

Comprehensive Analysis on Diversity of Legal Systems in Asia-Pacific Region and Convergence towards Establishment of Rule of Law - Part II

Contract Research

HK$107,965.16

11 Feb-2019

Comprehensive Analysis on Diversity of Legal Systems in Asia-Pacific Region and Convergence towards Establishment of Rule of Law

Contract Research

HK$145,145.00

19-Mar-2018

Private Law Design, Self-governing Organizations and Culture: Assessing Condominium Law Reforms in China

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$100,000.00

28-Sep-2017

The Availability of Specific Performance in Chinese Courts: An Empirical Assessment

RGC General Research Fund

HK$420,000.00

01-Jul-2015

Understanding Property Transitions: The Emergence of Rural Land Markets in China

RGC General Research Fund

HK$495,000.00

01-Jul-2014

Assessing Property Relations and Formalizing Condominium Ownership in China

RGC General Research Fund

HK$471,878.00

01-Jul-2012

Contract Law in China and Europe: A Comparative Approach

EU-China Research Grant

 

2011

Law of Mortgage in China - A New Mix?

CityU Start-up Grant for New Faculty

HK$84,936.00

17-Mar-2010

Dr Surya DEVA

Relevance of the Basic Structure Doctrine to the Basic Law

Donations for Research Projects

HK$415,000.00

12-Apr-2018

Sustainable Market Actors for Responsible Trade (SMART)

Contract Research

HK$376,770.00

03-Feb-2016

Improving the Environment by Playing “Green Beans”

City University of Hong Kong Campus Sustainability Fund Grant

HK$112,238.00

2015

CSR between Public and Private – Public institutional conditions for the generation and implementation of CSR norms in Denmark, China and the US

Danish Agency for Science Technology and Innovation Grant

DKK 287,418.00

2015

Sustainable Companies: How to Make Companies Contribute Effectively to Mitigate Climate Change?

Norwegian Research Council

NOK 5,800,000.00

2010

Business, Human Rights and Access to Justice in China

International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) Grant

CHF 20,000.00

2010

Dr Chunyan DING

Lifting the Veil of Mental Suffering Awards in Medical Negligence Cases in China

RGC General Research Fund

HK$366,880.00

01-Jul-2016

The Medical Negligence Law of China After the 2009 Tort Law Reform: Has It Made A Difference?

RGC General Research Fund

HK$313,478.00

01-Jul-2014

Is Mediation a Viable Dose for Medical Negligence Disputes in China? An Empirical Study of Medical Negligence Mediation in Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen

Early Career Scheme

HK$415,325.00

01-Jul-2013

Patient Rights Protection in China: Problems and Solutions

CityU Start-up Grant for New Faculty

HK$96,358.00

15-Apr-2011

Sending, Receiving and Zero-impact Countries: Different Approaches towards International Adoption

Fondazione Cassa Risparmio Di Modena

EUR $80,000.00

Jul-2010

Dr Mark KIELSGARD

Introduction to the Common Law Intensive

Contract Research

HK$33,370.91

1-Mar-2019

The Impact of "Multiple-feedback" Pedagogy on Skills Based Advocacy Training

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$96,564.50

27-Mar-17

Mandatory Chemical Castration: Law, Efficacy and Human Rights

RGC General Research Fund

HK$237,600.00

01-Jul-15

Mandatory Chemical Castration: Law and Human Rights

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$100,000.00

03-Oct-14

Co-Investigator for the development of a white paper for use in implementing universal suffrage in Hong Kong SAR by 2017 entitled “A Study on the Election Mechanism for the Chief Executive in 2017”

HKSAR Government, Central Policy Unit Grant

 

2013

Responding to Modern Genocide: At the Confluence of Law and Politics

CityU Start-up Grant for New Faculty

HK$199,682.00

06-Oct-2011

Prof Feng LIN

A Jurisprudential Analysis of the Operation of the Basic Law in the HKSAR through Three Case Studies

Donations for Research Projects

HK$1,200,000.00

12-Apr-2018

Constitutionality of Demand for Hong Kong Independence - A Comparative and Jurisprudential Study

RGC General Research Fund

HK$277,992.00

01-Jul-2017

The Roles and Future of Foreign Judges and Domestic Judges: A Comparative Study

CityU New Research Initiatives/Infrastructure Support from Central

HK$200,000.00

28-Jan-2016

Hunting, Fishing and Gathering Law and Policy for Minority Peoples in China's Autonomous Areas - An Empirical and Comparative Study

RGC General Research Fund

HK$578,418.00

01-Jul-2014

Hunting, Fishing and Gathering Law and Policy for Minority Peoples in China's Autonomous Regions - An Empirical and Comparative Study

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$99,310.00

04-Oct-2013

An Empirical Study of Administrative Tribunal System in Hong Kong - Its History and Present Status

CityU Strategic Research Grant

HK$177,810.00

24-Apr-2012

A Study of the Central-Local Relationship between the Central Government and the Ethnic Minority Autonomous Regions - How Should It be Reformed?

CityU Strategic Research Grant

HK$160,000.00

29-Apr-2010

Dr Yu-hsin LIN

Corporate Governance of Controlled Firms: An Empirical Study of Company Constitutions in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan

RGC General Research Fund

HK$637,330.00

01-Jul-2017

Hostile Takeovers and Anti-Takeover Measures in China

CityU Start-up Grant for New Faculty

HK$199,142.00

22-Jun-2016

Dr Peter Shucheng WANG

The Effectiveness of Judicial Interpretations of the Supreme People’s Court in China: An Empirical Approach

RGC General Research Fund

HK$340,000.00

16-May-2017

The Binding Force of Guiding Cases in China: A Comparative and Empirical Study

Early Career Scheme

HK$412,000.00

01-Jul-2015

The Legislative Role of the Supreme People's Court in Reform China

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$100,000.00

03-Oct-2014

Guiding Cases and Case Law System in China: An Empirical and Comparative Approach

CityU Start-up Grant for New Faculty

HK$144,000.00

16-Sep-2014

Discovery and Assessment of the Clinical Legal Studies of Chinese and Comparative Law through a Student-centered Approach in Hong Kong

CityU Teaching Start-up Grant

HK$100,000.00

22-Oct-2013

Dr Peter Chi Hin CHAN

Judicial Reform in Contemporary China: Proceduralist and Empirical Perspectives

CityU Start-up Grant for New Faculty

HK$189,995.00

28-Jun-2018

Gender Inequality in Chinese Courts: the Case of Married-Out Women and Their Rural Land Rights

Early Career Scheme

HK$458,000.00

01-Jul-2017

The Role of the Judge and the Parties in Civil Litigation: Towards an Efficient Procedure under the Rule of Law in China and the EU

EU-China Research Grant, China-EU School of Law at the China University of Political Science and Law (CESL)

EUR$ 63,000.00

2011

Dr Wenwei GUAN

A Preliminary Study of the Development of Copyright Exceptions in Hong Kong's Copyright Amendments

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$100,000.00

01-Sep-2017

IP-competition Dynamics in China's Anti-monopoly Law Enforcement: A Preliminary Study on Damages from Anticompetitive IPR Abuse

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$100,000.00

28-Sep-2016

Copyright & Free Speech in Web 2.0 Era: Hong Kong & Taiwan’s Parody Copyright Exception and Beyond

Research Grant funded from other External Sources

HK$311,540.00

02-Jun-2016

IP-Competition Dynamics and China's New Rules on Prohibiting IPRs Abuse: A Preliminary Study on IPRs Abuse

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$100,000.00

08-Oct-2015

A Study on Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Free Trade Cooperation by reference to the Development in China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone

School Strategic Research Grant

HK$197,730.00

30-Jan-2015

A Law-economics Study on the Antitrust Enforcement Implications of Vertical Restraints in Automobiles Franchising

CityU Seed Grant

HK$100,000.00

20-Mar-2013

A Law-Economics Study on the Intellectual Property and Competition Dynamics

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$176,728.00

08-Oct-2010

Commutative Justice vs. Distributive Justice: A Comparative Study of Civil Justice Reform in Hong Kong and the Mainland

CityU Start-up Grant for New Faculty

HK$100,000.00

21-Jul-2010

Dr Tianxiang HE

Copyright, Freedom of Speech, and Open Innovation: Reassessing the User Generated Content Issue in China and Hong Kong

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$100,000.00

1-Sep-2018

Civil Engagement and Statutory Copyright Exceptions in China and Hong Kong: A Comparative Analysis

CityU Start-up Grant for New Faculty

HK$195,650.00

21-Aug-2017

Co-Investigator (Co-I), “On 3D Printing Intellectual Property Legal Issues

National Social Sciences Fund (國家社科基金一般項目)

RMB¥ 200,000.00

Jun-2014

Dr Daniel PASCOE

Idiosyncratic Voting in the UNGA Death Penalty Moratorium Resolutions

City University of Hong Kong, School of Law School Matching Fund (2019-2020)

HK$114,892.00

2018

Sentencing in Jakarta's District Courts: Evidence of a Changing Legal Culure? / Is China Exporting the Suspended Death Sentence to Southeast Asia?

School Strategic Research Grant

HK$99,723.00

2018

An Evidence-Based Approach to the Criminal Law Syllabus in Hong Kong

CityU Teaching Development Grant

HK$131,859.00

16-May-2018

New Comparative and Empirical Approaches to Clemency

Early Career Scheme

HK$417,770.00

01-Jul-2017

Investigating Clemency in Southeast Asian Death Penalty Cases 1975-2015

CityU Start-up Grant for New Faculty

HK$200,000.00

09-Mar-2015

Dr Charles Zhen QU

The Decision Making on Corporate Guarantee Cases in Chinese Courts

RGC General Research Fund

HK$1,111,350.00

01-Jul-17

Towards an efficient corporate guarantee contracting regime: a case for China

School Strategic Research Grant

HK$99,905.95

29-Jun-2016

Schemes of Arrangement: Towards More Practical Rules for Managing Creditor Scheme

RGC General Research Fund

HK$346,250.00

01-Jul-2015

Dr Liang ZHAO

Validity of Foreign-Related Arbitration Agreements under the Judicial Review of the Supreme People's Court of China

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$90,000.00

1-Sep-2018

Conflict of Jurisdiction in Maritime Disputes Parallel Proceedings between the UK and China

CityU Strategic Research Grant for unfunded GRF/ECS

HK$96,000.00

07-Oct-2017

Protection of Chinese FOB sellers under the Chinese Maritime Code 1992: Has it achieved in judicial practice?

Early Career Scheme

HK$329,000.00

01-Jul-2016

Prof Guobin ZHU

Research Project on the Implementation of the Hong Kong Basic Law: Chinese and Comparative Constitutional Law Perspectives

Donations for Research Projects

HK$2,135,000.00

12-Apr-2018

關於進一步落實行政長官的職權問題

Contract Research

HK$125,000.00

01-Aug-2016

The Study of the Implementation of the Hong Kong Basic Law

CityU Startup Grant for Professor

HK$1,000,000.00

22-Jun-2016

Separation of Powers or Executive-led Government: Defining it from Judicial and Historical Perspectives

School Strategic Research Grant

HK$99,574.56

18-Dec-2015