Privacy, Technology and Crisis Response: Case Studies from Australia, Singapore, Mainland China and Hong Kong

Privacy, Technology and Crisis Response: Case Studies from Australia, Singapore, Mainland China and Hong Kong This event seeks to compare legal perspectives on the experience of technology, privacy, and COVID-19 crisis response in Australia, Singapore, Mainland China and Hong Kong, which are not typically considered together. By comparatively exploring the legal frameworks for the COVIDsafe …

Fintech, Consumer Right, and Cross-Border Regulations in China and Australia

Fintech, Consumer Right, and Cross-Border Regulations in China and Australia   The rapid growth of the Fintech industry, commonly referred as ‘Internet finance’, poses great challenges to financial regulatory authorities in China and Australia. The Chinese government has shifted from a wait-and-see strategy to a whack-a-mole game, imposed strict Internet finance regulation, and enhanced consumer …

Challenges and opportunities for Asia-Pacific international arbitration – symposium

Challenges and opportunities for Asia-Pacific international arbitration – symposium Building on Reyes & Gu (eds), The Developing World of Arbitration: A Comparative Study of Arbitration Reform in the Asia-Pacific (Hart, 2018), this symposium examines more recent challenges for international commercial arbitration (ICA), especially the proliferation of international commercial courts, the 2018 UN Convention on enforcement …

Asian Law – Books Launch & Seminar

Asian Law – Books Launch & Seminar Books: ASEAN Consumer Law Harmonisation and Cooperation (CUP, November 2019) Contract Law in Japan (Kluwer, January 2019) Launched by: The Honourable Tom Bathurst AC QC ___________________________________________________________ About the event Join us for a downtown launch of two Asian Law books, launched by New South Wales Chief Justice Tom …