Category: Research Projects

  • Silver Strand Promotional Ambassador – Community Legal Education Programme for the Elderly


    Knowledge Exchange (KE) Funding Exercise 2023/24

  • Prof. Benjamin Kao interviewed on use of AI in social context


    Online interview on use of AI tools, their benefits and downsides.

  • Article on AI-CLIC project published in AI & Law Journal


    “Bringing Legal Knowledge to the Public by Constructing a Legal Question Bank Using Large-scale Pre-trained Language Model”, Artificial Intelligence and Law (AI and Law) Journal, Springer Netherlands, Volume 31, Issue 2, p. 1-37, July 2023.

  • HKLII Migration Notice


    “Free Access to Law Movement: HKLII 2023” campaign

  • Accountability in Algorithm-assisted Sanctions: Public Law Scrutiny of China’s Social Credit System


    Research project funded by General Research Fund (GRF), PI: Clement Chen.

  • Promoting Creative and Ethical Use of Copyright Works in Education


    KE Impact Project Grant (2019 – 2020)

  • Artificial Intelligence for Legal Services: Sentencing Wizard on Drug Trafficking

    Interdisciplinary Knowledge Exchange (KE) Project Fund (2019 – 2021)

  • Intellectual Property and the Public Interest

    HKU Faculty Knowledge Exchange (KE) Award (2020-2021)

  • Building a Robust Trademark Fair Use Mechanism in China


    Research project funded by General Research Fund (GRF), PI: Haochen Sun.

  • Anti-Monopoly Law Enforcement in China

    Research project funded by General Research Fund (GRF), PI: Thomas Cheng.

  • Open Government Data Licence in Hong Kong 香港開放政府資料特許之研究


    Co-investigator: Dr. Yahong Li (HKU).
    Funded by Research Grants Council (RGC) General Research Fund.

  • Reforming Trademark Fair Use in China: Lessons from the European Union and the United States


    Principal Investigator: Haochen Sun
    Funded by Seed Fund for Basic Research for Resubmission of GRF/ECS Proposals.

  • Patent Landscapes: A Multiplex Approach to Solving the Prior Art Problem

    Principal Investigator: Dr. Ryan Whalen
    Funded by Seed Fund for Basic Research. Project started from October 2017 for 1 year.

  • Tackling Cyberbullying by Enhancing Privacy Protection: A Comparative and an Interdisciplinary Study (面對網上欺凌,加強私隱保護:比較與跨學科研究)


    Research Project funded by GRF, led by Professor Anne Cheung (PI).

  • Digital China, from cultural presence to innovative nation

    A 4-year project led by Co-Principal Investigators: Dr. Yahong Li and others

  • Buyer Power under Competition Law: A Theoretical Examination and a Case Study of Hong Kong (競爭法與買方權勢:從理論和香港方面探討)


    Research project funded by GRF, led by Kelvin Kwok (PI) and Thomas Cheng (co-investigator).

  • Harmony, Identity, and Governance: Evaluating China’s Social Credit System


    Research project led by Dr. Marcelo Thompson (PI).

  • Analysis of Intellectual Property Licence Refusals under the Chinese Anti-Monopoly Law


    Research project led by Kelvin Kwok (PI).

  • Joint-research project: “Prosumerism and Intellectual Property”


    Research project led by Dr. Yahong Li (one of co-PIs).

  • Freedom of information and privacy protection in China: resolving conflicts and promoting accountability


    Research project led by Dr. Clement Chen (PI).