LECTURERS AND SEMINARS 2011

December 2011

Seminar “High Frequency Trading” by Professor Roberta S. Karmel, Centennial Professor of Law, Brooklyn Law School, 15 December 2011

Panel Discussion “Recent Trends on Private Equity Fund Investments and Governance in China” by Denis Tse, Head of Private Investments, Lockheed Martin Investment Management Company; Yong Kai Wong, Associate General Counsel, APG Asset Management Asia and Lynn Chan, Counsel, O’Melveny and Myers, 14 December 2011

HKU-AIIFL-CLLC Seminar Series “Unleashing the Power of Risk & Crisis Management in New Business Development“, 7 December 2011

November 2011

EAIEL/AIIFL Seminar “Can International Trade Negotiations at the WTO Ever Succeed?” by Stuart Harbinson, GBS, Senior Trade Policy Adviser, Sidley Austin LLP, Geneva and Visiting Senior Fellow, East Asian International Economic Law & Policy Programme, 22 November 2011

Seminar “Transfer Pricing: Implications of the Recent SNF Judgment” by Dr Michael Kobetsky, Melbourne Law School, 9 November 2011 Powerpoint

Seminar “The Challenges Facing the Multilateral Trading System” by Valentine Sendanyoye Rugwabiza, Deputy Director-General, World Trade Organization, 4 November 2011

October 2011

Seminar “Competition Law and the Regulation of Buyer Power” by Ariel Ezrachi, Director, Centre for Competition Law and Policy, University of Oxford, 25 October, 2011

September 2011

TLRP/AIIFL Seminar “Hong Kong’s Developing Double Tax Agreement (DTA) Regime: A Case Study of the HKSAR-New Zealand DTA” by Professor Adrian Sawyer, University of Canterbury, 1 September 2011 Powerpoint

July 2011

EAIEL/AIIFL Seminar “China’s Ascent in Global Trade Governance: From Rule Taker to Rule Shaker, and Maybe Rule Maker?” by Henry Gao, Singapore Management University, 13 July 2011

May 2011

Centre for Financial Regulation and Economic Development, CUHK and AIIFL Joint Seminar “Fraud Liability of Foreign Issuers under the US Securities Laws” by Professor Donald Langervoort, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center, 23 May 2011

April 2011

TLRP/AIIFL Seminar “U.S. Tax Enforcement and Offshore Assets: Recent Developments and Legal Options” by Scott D. Michel and Lucy S. Lee, Caplin & Drysdale, 28 April 2011     Powerpoint        Outline

Seminar “Property Law and the City” by Dr. Douglas Harris, Nathan T. Nemetz Chair in Legal History, Associate Dean Graduate Studies & Research, UBC, 26 April 2011

LLM in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution, Asian Institute of International Financial Law and CLLC Dispute Resolution Services Ltd. presented “Effective Application of Dispute Resolution in the Financial Services Industry and Preparing for the Financial Dispute Resolution Centre“, 14 April 2011

TLRP/AIIFL Seminar “Tax Treaty Benefits for the Income of Collective Investment Vehicles” by Dr. Joachim Englisch, Chair in Tax Law and Public Law, Tax Law Institute of Muenster University, 12 April 2011     Powerpoint

March 2011

Seminar “China Aerospace Trade: Developments in U.S. and Canadian Export Control Law & Policy for Aviation and Space Technology Products & Services” by Mr. Michael Mineiro, Boeing Doctoral Fellow, Institute of Air & Space Law, McGill University in Montreal, Canada, 10 March 2011. This event was jointly organised by the Asian Institute of International Financial Law of the Faculty of Law of the University of Hong Kong and the McGill University Hong Kong / Mainland China Representative Office

EAIEL/AIIFL/CCPL Seminar “Sovereign Immunities and the Congo Case: International and Constitutional Law Considerations and their Implications for Hong Kong as a World Financial Center” by Professor Sienho Yee, Wuhan University Institute of International Law, 17 March 2011

February 2011

EAIEL/AIIFL Public Lecture “What Now After the Great Recession? Perspectives on Global Trade and the Relevance of International Cooperation” by Patrick Low, Chief Economist, World Trade Organization, Adjunct Professor of International Economics, Graduate Institute, Geneva, 24 February 2011

January 2011

TLRP/AIIFL Seminar “The Impact of Fundamental Rights on Taxation: the European Perspective” by Dr Werner C Haslehner, Fellow in Law, London School of Economics and Political Science, 26 January 2011     Powerpoint

TLRP/AIIFL Seminar “Green Border Tax Adjustments and their Consequences for Chinese Tax Policy and Trade” by Bill Butcher, Associate Head of School, Australian School of Taxation and Business Law, University of New South Wales, 20 January 2011   Powerpoint Lectures & Seminars