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The Promises of Law

Conference Overview

This conference is a meeting between scholars from Cornell Law School and Chinese University of Hong Kong, respectively.

October 23, 2008

Program

"Is the Law Hopeful? On the Legal Fiction"

Annelise Riles, Jack G. Clarke Professor of East Asian Law and Culture, Professor of Anthropology; Director of the Clarke Program in East Asian Law and Culture
Comments by Xingzhong Yu, Associate Professor of Law, Chinese University of Hong Kong

"Legal Symbolism in China"
Xingzhong Yu, Associate Professor of Law, Chinese University of Hong Kong

"The Social-Obligation Norm in American Property Law"
Gregory Alexander, A. Robert Noll Professor of Law, CLS

Alumni Reception

Morrison & Foerster
41/F Edinburgh Tower
The Landmark
15 Queen's Road Central
Hong Kong

See the CLS event listing for up-to-date information.
For more information, contact ksh54@cornell.edu.