School of Law

Faculty Publications

Recent Faculty Publications


Christoph A. Hafner, Katherine Lynch, Anne Scully-Hill, John Burke, Rajesh Sharma, “Designing and Evaluating Digital Multimedia Resources for Legal English: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Innovation”, International Journal of Language and Law (JLL) (November 2018), pp. 142-166.

“Creating a Gold Standard for Practical Legal Training in Common Law Countries”, Journal of International and Comparative Law (June 2018), Vol 5:1 9 (with Hugh Zillmann).

“A Closer Look at Writing Products: Finessing Opinions in Client Correspondence” (with Dr. Christoph A Hafner), Hong Kong Lawyer (July 2017) pp. 80-81

 “Survival Tips for the Uber Quick New Order of Client Correspondence: Sounds Like a Plan” (with Dr. Christoph A Hafner), Hong Kong Lawyer (June 2017) p. 81


CHOW Pok Yin Stephenson

“Commentary on Article 30 of the CRPD: Participation in Cultural Life, Recreation, Leisure and Sport” (with I Bantekas, S Karapapa and E Polymenopoulou) in Commentary on the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, I Bantekas, D Anastasiou and M Stein (eds), Oxford University Press, (2018) pp. 864-921. DOI:

“After Kong Yunming v Director of Social Welfare: The Status of Socio-Economic Rights in Hong Kong”, Public Law Review (2018), pp. 133-146.


HE Tianxiang

 “To Share Is Fair: The Changing Face of China’s Fair Use Doctrine in the Sharing Economy and Beyond” (with Wang, J.), 35 Computer Law & Security Review, Issue.1 (2019), pp. 15-28.

“The UGC Problem in the Copyright Law Amendment Process – From the Comparative Perspective Between Mainland China and Hong Kong” (with Liu, Y.), Law Review, No.1 (2019), pp. 123-135 (劉穎,何天翔:“著作權法修訂中的‘用戶創造內容’問題——以中國內地與香港的比較為視角,”《法學評論》,2019年第1期,第123-135頁).

Tianxiang He and Qingchuan Xie (eds.), Chinese Intellectual Property Law: The New Quest on Intellectual Property Law with Chinese Characteristics (Beijing: The Encyclopedia of China Publishing House, 2018) (何天翔、谢晴川主編:《中國知識產權法:中國特色知識產權新探索》,中國大百科全書出版社,2018年10月第1版).

Tianxiang He and Naichun Mao (eds.), Chinese Criminal Law: The Disenchanted and Developing Chinese Criminal Law Research (Beijing: The Encyclopedia of China Publishing House, 2018) (何天翔、毛乃纯主編:《中國刑法:在祛魅中前行的中國刑事法律研究》,中國大百科全書出版社,2018年10月第1版).

“Open Innovation and Intellectual Property Issues of 3D Printing”, Journal of CUPL, No.3 (2018), pp. 152-164 (何天翔:“開放式創新與3D打印知識產權問題,”《中國政法大學學報》,2018年第3期,第152-164頁)。


John HO

“Revisiting the Legal Capital Regime in Modern Company Law”, Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 12, Issue 1 (Aug 2017), pp. 1-21



“Enforcing the Bargain v. Materiality Requirement: The Future of Disclosure-Only Settlements Post-Trulia”, Pace Law Review, Vol.38, Issue 2 (2018), pp. 569-607.



“Criminal Procedure 2015”, Annual Survey of South African Law (23 Jun 2017), pp. 317-348

“Sentencing 2015”, Annual Survey of South African Law (23 Jun 2017), pp. 349-377

“The Making of a Health Profession: A South African Case Study”, Journal of Law and Medicine, 2017 Vol. 24(3), 707-721


Alexander LOKE

“Disagreement over the Illegality Defence”, Journal of Contract Law, Vol 35 (2018), 169.

“Hedge Funds: Regulation and Structuring” (with Amit Dhume) in Financial Services Law and Regulation, Tjio, Neo & Lan (eds), Academy Publishing (2019) ch 15 (pp 595 - 627).   


Eugene LIM

'How Chocolate Wars “Shape” the Law: KitKat, Three-Dimensional Trade Marks and the Enigma of “Technical Function”', Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 48, Part 2 of 2018, pp. 533-554.


Fozia LONE

Historical Title, Self-Determination and the Kashmir Question¬ Changing Perspectives in International Law (Leiden: Brill/ Nijhoff: Brill’s Asian Law Series, May 2018)


LOW Fatt Kin Kelvin

“The Law of Personal Property”, 2nd edition, Sweet & Maxwell (13 Dec 2017) (with Michael Bridge, Louise Gullifer and Gerard McMeel)


LIN Yu-Hsin

“Controlling Controlling Minority Shareholder: Corporate Governance and Leveraged Corporate Control”, Columbia Business Law Review, 2017 (2) (June 2017), pp. 453-510.

“Revisiting Corporate Control-Enhancing Mechanisms” in Susan Watson and P.M. Vasudev (eds), Global Capital Markets – A Survey Of Legal And Regulatory Trends (Edward Elgar 20 June 2017), pp. 95-115.



“Making Sense of the Victim’s Role in Clemency Decision-Making” (2018) International Review of Victimology (with Marie Manikis)

“Legal Dilemmas in Releasing Indonesia's Political Prisoners”, Indonesia Law Review, Vol 7, No. 3 (2017) pp. 315-340,

“The Functions of Death Penalty Clemency in Southeast Asia: Comparative Lessons for Vietnam”, Asian Law Centre Briefing Papers Series, No. 7 (2017),

“Comparing Death Penalty Clemency in Singapore and Thailand” in Jianhong Lu, Max Travers and Lennon Chang (eds), Comparative Criminology in Asia (Springer, New York NY 2017) <>

 “Drugs Law and Legal Practice in Southeast Asia: Indonesia, Singapore and Vietnam, by Tim Lindsey and Pip Nicholson” (Book Review) (2017) 18(1) Melbourne Journal of International Law 110 <>

‘How can Legal Education Speak to the Discovery Enriched Curriculum?’, (2017) 4(1) Asian Journal of Legal Education 17



“Does Uber Redefine the Firm? The Postindustrial Corporation and Advanced Information Technology”, Hofstra Labor and Employment Law Journal, Vol. 34, No. 2 (2017)

“Digital platform work as interactive service work”, EREPJ, Vol. 22 (May 2018), p. 1.



“Information Technology in Navigation: Problems in Legal Implementation and Liability”, (with Papadas, S.), (Accepted/In press/Filed), Journal of Navigation (2019), p. 1-17

“The Legal Status and Operation of Unmanned Maritime Vehicles” (with Veal, R. & Serdy, A.), Ocean Development and International Law, published online on 22 Jan 2019.

‘“Just in time” and ahead of its time: the BIMCO Sea Traffic Management Clause for Voyage Charterparties’ (with Lorenzon), Lloyd’s Shipping and Trade Law, 19 December 2018, pages 1-4.


XING Lijuan

“Private International Law in China”, in China’s International Business Transactions and Laws: Key Tools for China (Danny McFadden & Derrick Wilde ed.) (Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2017)



“Classification of Conflicts in International Humanitarian Law: The Legal Impact of Foreign Intervention in Civil Wars” (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2017)

“The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement and States’ Right to Regulate under International Investment Law” (with Paul Barker), 45(2) Denver Journal of International Law and Policy (2017) 205-224


ZHAO Liang

“Fraudulent claims and good faith in insurance law”, The Journal of International Maritime Law, Vol 24, Issue 2 (Mar-Apr 2018), pp. 131-146

“Maritime Law and Practice in China” (with Lianjun Li) (Informa Law from Routledge, Feb 2017) 493 pages

“Maritime Salvage under Contract: a Comparative Study of Chinese law and the International Salvage Convention”, [2017] Lloyd’s Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly 286-302

“Letter of Indemnity in Carriage of Goods by Sea: Chinese Law and Judicial Practice”, (2017) 47 Hong Kong Law Journal 562-290