JD Electives

2020-2021

Course CodeCourse NameElectiveSemesterScheduleCourse Convenor
JDOC1011DissertationCapstone1st + 2ndOnline teaching
Introductory session
Wed 1830-2130 [Sept 2]
Each student will be required to attend two sessions per their assigned groups, as follows:
Gp 1: Feb 22 & Mar 1 (Mon) | 9:30 am-12:30 pm
Gp 2: Feb 23 & Mar 2 (Tue) | 9:30 am-12:30 pm
Gp 3: Feb 24 & Mar 3 (Wed) | 9:30 am-12:30 pm
Alex Schwartz
JDOC3058International mooting competition2nd
JDOC3059Jessup international law moot court competition2nd
JDOC3097Civil procedure2ndOnline teaching
Mon 1430-1720
Eric Cheung
Edmond Lam
JDOC3099Criminal procedureJuneTBAJacky Yeung
JDOC6002Credit and security law2ndTue 1830-2130Judith Sihombing
JDOC6005Hong Kong intellectual property law2ndMon 1830-2130Douglas Clark
JDOC6008Introduction to Chinese law and legal systemChinese law1stFri 1830-2130Angela Zhang
JDOC6022Advanced research methodology1stThu 1830-2130Michael Palmer
JDOC6024Banking law1stMon 1830-2130Judith Sihombing
JDOC6025Company law and securities regulation in the People's Republic of ChinaChinese law1stMon 1830-2130Guanghua Yu
JDOC6034Human rights in Hong Kong2ndOnline teaching
Fri 1830-2130
Kelley Loper
Patricia Ho
JDOC6036International criminal law2ndOnline teaching
Mon, Wed & Fri 1830-2130 [Jan 18-Feb 5]
Sat 1430-1730 [Jan 23 & 30]
Steven Freeland
JDOC6037International environmental law2ndOnline teaching
Tue 1830-2130
Alison Cole
JDOC6046Privacy and data protection2ndFace-to-face teaching only
Sat 1000-1300
Allan Chiang
JDOC6049Securities regulation I1stOnline teaching
Class B - Mon 1430-1730
Syren Johnstone
JDOC6055Law of international finance 1ICT1stClass B - Wed 1430-1730Paul Lejot
JDOC6056Law and economics of Chinese capitalismChinese law2ndOnline teaching
Fri 1830-2130
Ying Xia
JDOC6057International securities law2ndFri 1830-2130Paul Lejot
Jason Ng
JDOC6058Armed conflict, humanitarian law and human rights1stTue 1830-2130Ka Lok Yip
JDOC6062Economic, social and cultural rightsICTJuneTentative schedule
Mon, Wed & Fri 1830-2120 [May 31, June 2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 16, 18, 21, 23 & 25]
**No class on June 14 (public holiday)
Karen Kong
JDOC6068Human rights: history, theory and politicsICT2ndOnline teaching
Tue 1830-2130 [Jan 26, Feb 2, 9 & 23, Mar 9, 16, 23 & 30]
Sat 1430-1730 [Feb 6, 27 & Mar 13]
Alec Stone Sweet
JDOC6073International protection of refugees and displaced personsICT1stMon 1830-2130Stephanie Biedermann
JDOC6082Corporate governance and shareholder remediesJanuaryOnline teaching
Mon 1830-2200 [Jan 4]
Wed & Thu 1830-2200 [Jan 6, 7, 13 & 14]
Sat 0930-1300 [Jan 9 & 16]
Tue 1830-2200 [Jan 12]
Sun 0930-1330 [Jan 17]
Shen Wei
JDOC6084Cross border insolvency law1stFri 1830-2130Emily Lee
JDOC6093Regulation of financial marketsICT1stClass A - Tue 1830-2130Giuliano Castellano
JDOC6093Regulation of financial marketsICT1stClass B - Tue 1330-1630Emily Lee
JDOC6094Law of international finance 2ICT2ndThu 1830-2130Paul Lejot
JDOC6096International tax and tax planningICT2ndMon 1830-2130Stefano Mariani
JDOC6099International commercial arbitrationICTJuneFri 1830-2130 [June 18 & 25]
Sat & Sun 0930-1800 [Jun 19, 20, 26 & 27]
Simon Greenberg
JDOC6102Legal aspects of white collar crime2ndWed 1830-2130John Lee
Henry Yu
JDOC6109Public international lawICT1stWed 1830-2130James Fry
JDOC6124Communications law1stSat 1000-1300Desmond Chan
JDOC6127Current issues in financial lawICTJuneTue 1830-2130 [June 1, 15 & 29]
Thu 1830-2130 [June 3 & 17]
Mon 1830-2130 [June 7 & 21]
Wed 2840-2130 [June 9, 23 & 30]
Fri 1830-2130 [June 11]
Paul Lejot
Kingsley Ong
JDOC6128International trade law IICT1stOnline teaching
Mon 1830-2130 [starting from Sept 7]
Richard Holt
JDOC6132International and comparative intellectual property lawICT1stThu 1830-2130Yahong Li
JDOC6138Arbitration law1stWed 1830-2130John Choong
Olga Boltenko
Shahla Ali
Philip Kwok
Chiann Bao
JDOC6139China information technology and electronic commerce lawChinese law2ndWed 1830-2130
JDOC6154Competition law IICT2ndTue 1830-2130Thomas Cheng
JDOC6155Competition law IIICT1stFri 1830-2130Kelvin Kwok
JDOC6156Comparative constitutional lawICT2ndWed 1830-2130David Law
JDOC6170Law and the internetICT2ndOnline teaching
Thu 1830-2130
Marcelo Thompson
JDOC6174Family mediation2ndOnline teaching
Fri 1830-2130 [Mar 19 & 26]
Sat & Sun 0930-1730 [Mar 20, 21, 27 & 28]
Sala Sihombing
Robyn Hooworth
JDOC6179Multiculturalism and the lawICT2ndOnline teaching
Thu 1830-2130
Puja Kapai
JDOC6182International organisationsICT1stThu 1830-2130James Fry
JDOC6185China investment lawChinese law1stTue 1830-2130Xianchu Zhang
JDOC6187The interface between competition law and intellectual property lawICT1stTue 1830-2130Thomas Cheng
JDOC6200Topics in trademark law2ndOnline teaching
Tue 1830-2130
Ada Leung
JDOC6201PRC taxation law and policyChinese law2ndOnline teaching
Sat 0930-1230 & 1400-1700 [Jan 30 & Feb 6]
Wed 1830-2130 [Feb 24, Mar 3, 17 & Apr 28]
Sat 0930-1230 & 1400-1700 [Mar 20]
Sat 1400-1700 [Apr 24]
Wilson Chow
Doreen Qiu
Yan Xu
JDOC6205Clinical legal education1st, 2nd, SummerTue 1030-1320 (1st)
Tue 1330-1620 (2nd)
TBA (Summer)
Eric Cheung
Edmond Lam
JDOC6209Comparative family lawICT1stOnline teaching
Tue 1900-2200 [Oct 27]
Tue 1900-2130 [Nov 3, 10, 17 & 24]
Thur 1900-2130 [Oct 29, Nov 5, 12, 19 & 26]
Sat 1400-1800 & 1830-2200 [Nov 7]
Jens Scherpe
JDOC6212Intellectual property protection in China: law, politics and cultureChinese law2ndOnline teaching
Thu 1830-2130
Haochen Sun
JDOC6219Patent lawICT1stSat 1430-1730Yahong Li
Nigel Lee
JDOC6222Financial dispute resolution: Hong Kong and international perspectivesICT2ndOnline teaching
Sat 0930-1730 [Feb 6, 20 & 27, Mar 6 & 13]
Sala Sihombing
JDOC6223Copyright and creativity1stTue 1830-2130Yahong Li
JDOC6224Mergers and acquisitions1stOnline teaching
Wed 1830-2130
Syren Johnstone
JDOC6225PRC shipping law (in Putonghua)Chinese law2ndOnline teaching
Thu & Fri 1830-2130 [Jan 28 & 29]; Sat 0930-1230 & 1430-1730 [Jan 30]
Fri 1830-2130 [Mar 5]; Sat 0930-1230 & 1430-1730 [Mar 6]
Fri 1830-2130 [Mar 26]; Sat 0930-1230 & 1430-1730 [Mar 27]
Zhu Zuoxian
Chu Beiping
Han Lixin
JDOC6230Law and practice of investment treaty arbitrationICT2ndOnline teaching
Fri 1830-2130 [Mar 19 & 26]
Sat & Sun 0930-1300 & 1400-1730 [Mar 20, 21, 27 & 28]
Peter Malanczuk
JDOC6242Human rights in practice2ndMon 1830-2130Sharron Fast
JDOC6244Securities regulation II2ndOnline teaching
Mon 1830-2130
Syren Johnstone
JDOC6245Compliance in the Hong Kong securities industry2ndOnline teaching
Wed 1830-2130
Syren Johnstone
JDOC6249Entertainment law2ndSat 1000-1300Desmond Chan
Kenny Wong
JDOC6250The regulation of biomedical research2ndThu 1830-2130Calvin Ho
JDOC6251Comparative property lawICT2ndOnline teaching
Tue 1830-2130
Shitong Qiao
JDOC6252Construction of commercial contracts1stFri 1830-2130 [Sept 11, 18 & 25, Oct 9 & 23, Nov 6, 13, 20 & 27]
Sat 1430-1730 [Oct 31 & Nov 28]
Lee Mason
JDOC6253Law of the citiesICT2ndOnline teaching
Mon 1830-2130
Shitong Qiao
JDOC6260Law of state immunity and sovereign debtICT2ndMon 1430-1530Paul Lejot
JDOC6264Competition law and policy in ChinaChinese law1stThu 1830-2130Angela Zhang
JDOC6267Courts1stWed 1830-2130David Law
JDOC6271Bioethics foundations1stOnline teaching
Thu 1830-2130 [Sept 10, 17 & 24]
Thu 1830-2130 [ Oct 8, 22 & 29]
Thu 1830-2130 [Nov 5, 12, 19 & 26, Dec 3]
Dr Lucy Frith
Dr Michael Dunn
Daisy Cheung
JDOC6272The physician-patient relationship1stWed 1830-2130 [Sept 9 - Online]
Wed 1830-2200 [Sept 16 & 23 - Online]
Wed 1830-2130 [Sept 30, Oct 7, 21 & 28, Nov 4, 11 & 18, Dec 2]
James Badenoch QC
Calvin Ho
JDOC6274The beginning and end of life2ndWed 1830-2130Calvin Ho
JDOC6275The legal foundations of global health and development2ndOnline teaching
Tue 1830-2130 [Jan 26, Feb 2]
Tue 1830-2200 [Feb 9 & 23, Mar 2]
Tue 1830-2130 [Mar 23 & 30]
Tue 1830-2200 [Apr 13, 20 & 27]
Calvin Ho
Eric Ip
JDOC6279Comparative corporate law and theories2ndOnline teaching
Tue 1830-2130
Guanghua Yu
JDOC6280Introduction to artificial intelligence and law2ndOnline teaching
Fri 1830-2130
John Liu
JDOC6285Computer programming, data mining, and the law2ndOnline teaching
Tue 1830-2130
John Liu
JDOC6286Cross border corporate insolvency: issues and solutionsICT1stWed 1830-2130Maisie Ooi
JDOC6287FinTech finance2ndOnline teaching
Tue 1830-2130
Emily Lee
JDOC6288Introduction to European Union lawICT2ndOnline teaching
Mon 2100-2230 [Jan 25, Feb 1, 8 & 22]
Fri 2100-2230 [Jan 29, Feb 5, 19 & 26]
Sat 0830-1000 [Feb 6, 20 & 27]
Judge Lech Garlicki
JDOC6289Law, governance and development in AsiaICT2ndOnline teaching
Mon, Wed & Fri 1830-2130 [Mar 8-26]
Sat 1430-1730 [Mar 13 & 20]
Andrew Harding
JDOC6291Mental disability and the law1stFri 1830-2130Daisy Cheung
JDOC6293International corporate governanceICTJuneTBAHwa-Jin Kim
JDOC6296Climate and energy justice in practice1stOnline teaching
Fri 1830-2120
Alison Cole
JDOC6299Trusts in commerce, finance, and wealth managementJanuaryOnline teaching
Mon, Tue & Thu 1830-2130 [Jan 11, 12, 14, 18, 19 & 21]
Wed 1830-2130 [Jan 13]
Sat 1030-1320 & 1430-1730 [Jan 16 & 23]
Peter Turner
JDOC6301Law, Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship (LITE) - Postgraduate Internship2ndOnline teaching
Wed 1830-2130
Brian Tang
Stephanie Biedermann
JDOC6302Law, Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship (LITE) Lab - Tech Startup Law Plus1stWed 1830-2130Brian Tang
Stephanie Biedermann