5th Year Greater China Legal History Seminar Series 2019-20
CUHK Law launched the “Greater China Legal History Seminar Series” in 2017. This seminar series builds upon the success of the “Chinese Customary Law Seminar Series” conducted from 2014 to 2016 covering topics such as Chinese Customary Land Law, Chinese Customary Family Law and Customary Trusts in Hong Kong. Each time the “Greater China Legal History Seminar Series” was able to attract a very diverse crowd, often with over 150 participants.
CUHK Law now proudly presents the “5th Year Greater China Legal History Seminar Series 2019-20”. Topics include:
  • “Mutilating Corporal Punishments and Theories of Punishment in Traditional Chinese Legal Thought”
  • “The Evolution of the Small House Policy in Hong Kong’s New Territories”
  • “China's Engagement with Public International Law in its Historical Context”
  • "Law and Slavery in the South China Sea"
  • “From Matriarch to Mediator: The Roots of Hong Kong Mediation Practice”
  • “The Origins of Hong Kong’s Basic Law”
Visit the Greater China Legal History Seminar Series 2019-20 homepage for details and registration.