Lecturers and Seminars 2002

November 2002

AIIFL organized a half-day Seminar entitled "Corporate Governance Reform in East Asia: Comparative Perspectives for Hong Kong" on 30 November 2002

AIIFL co-sponsored a Seminar with Beijing University/Hong Kong University Legal Research Centre entitled "Reforms to China's Foreign Trade Law System After WTO Accession", presented by Professor Edward J. Shao, Director, WTO Law Study Center and Head, International Economic Law institute, Peking University School of Law, on 19 November 2002

October 2002

Professor Ross Cranston, MP, QC, Member of the UK Parliament (Labour), Barrister, and Visiting Professor, London School of Economics and Political Science, presented a Public Lecture entitled "Combating Terrorist Financing: Implications for Financial Markets" on 30 October 2002 (co-sponsored with CCPL)

Mr. Low Chee Keong, Associate Professor in Corporate Law, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, presented a Public Lecture entitled "A Framework for the Delisting of Penny Stocks in Hong Kong" on 23 October 2002

September 2002

Hon. Mr. Justice Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, USA, presented a talk on "The Role of Courts in a Society Based on Law" on 10 September 2002 (co-sponsored with CCPL)

July 2002

Professor Christopher Heath, Head, Asian Department, Max Planck Institute, Munich, Germany, presented a Lecture entitled "Parallel Imports and Exhaustion (International Comparison)", 3 July 2002

May 2002

Professor Francis Reynolds, Koo and Partners Visiting Professor in Corporate and Financial Law, Faculty of Law, HKU and Emeritus Professor of Law, University of Oxford, presented a Lecture on "The CMI/UNCITRAL Preliminary Draft Instrument on Transport Law" jointly organized by Faculty of Law and AIIFL, 2 May 2002

April 2002

Professor Edward L. Rubin, Professor of Law, University of Pennsylvania School of Law, Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fund Visiting Professor of Law, City University of Hong Kong, presented a Seminar entitled "Regulation and the Complexity of Culture", 3 April 2002