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30 Sep 2023, 6:35 pm
Leung Centre for Medical Ethics and Law, Faculties of Law & Medicine, The University of Hong Kong Dr Marcelo Thompson &Prof Felix Chan Law & Technology Centre, Department of Computer Science & Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong “Social Listening” Day 1 Morning Session 22 Aug (Tue) 09:30-12:45 (HKT) Prof Larry Catá Backer W. [read post]
8 Sep 2023, 6:09 am
The video recording are available in two parts:Morning Session Afternoon Session Pix credit hereOn 6 September 2023 this Workshop-Conference brought together a number of the contributors to the exploration of the critical issues that arise from mandatory human rights due diligence laws to be published in book The current state and future trajectories of human rights due diligence laws: New Legal Norms on Human Rights Due Diligence (Larry Catá Backer and… [read post]
4 Sep 2023, 10:25 am
  Out panel, "Just Transition and Business – Chair Claire O'Brien, University of Dundee) includes a number of marvelous speakers:• Tara Van Ho -Without Reforming the Corporate Purpose, All Of This Is Pointless• Alexandra R Harrington – Multisectoral Just Transitions to a Low Carbon Economy in a Post-Pandemic World• Caroline Lichuma – The Vernacularization of the Just Transition Concept: A Role for National Action Plans on Business and Human… [read post]
3 Sep 2023, 8:01 am
  This Workshop-Conference brings together a number of the contributors to the exploration of the critical issues that arise from mandatory human rights due diligence laws to be published in book The current state and future trajectories of human rights due diligence laws: New Legal Norms on Human Rights Due Diligence (Larry Catá Backer and Claire Methven O’Bren (eds); Routledge, forthcoming 2024). [read post]
23 Aug 2023, 7:45 pm
WongCenter for Chinese Law; University of Hong Kong; 25 August 2023) REMARKS: Inside the Cage of the System (制度的笼子里): Standards Setting, National Security Values, Tech Platforms, Regulation, and the Central Contradiction of Legality in the Current Historical EraLarry Catá Backer (白 轲) W. [read post]
19 Aug 2023, 3:13 pm
Conference: Governance of Social Listening in the Context of Serious Health Threats Centre for Medical Ethics and Law The University of Hong Kong     Remarks: Social Listening and Infodemic—An Epidemiology for the Body Politic Larry Catá Backer (白 轲) W. [read post]
14 Aug 2023, 2:32 pm
Leung Centre for Medical Ethics and Law, Faculties of Law & Medicine, The University of Hong Kong Dr Marcelo Thompson &Prof Felix Chan Law & Technology Centre, Department of Computer Science & Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong “Social Listening” Day 1 Morning Session 22 Aug (Tue) 09:30-12:45 (HKT) Prof Larry Catá Backer W. [read post]
6 Aug 2023, 6:45 am
   Table of contents (15 chapters) Front Matter Pages i-x PDF The Efficient Jurist as a Semiotician: A Dialogue with Jan Broekman and… [read post]
24 Jul 2023, 9:01 am
 Pix Credit © Larry Catá Backer (2018)  I am delighted to pass along an announcement of a Call for Papers for a Conference on "Sustainable Finance: between hard law, soft law and corporate governance," to be held 6-8 May 2024 at the University of Southern Denmark. [read post]
10 Jul 2023, 2:28 pm
 Pix Credit Larry Catá Backer ©2023 (Narrative Reliefs Angkor Wat 12th c (Berlin) For at least a century, the United States has assumed the role of leadership core the leading forces of  state vanguardism, tasked with ensuring progress toward the perfection of a specific way of seeing the world and remaking all of its social relations in its image. [read post]
14 May 2023, 6:56 pm
  Chinese State-Owned Companies and Investment in Latin America and Europe Larry Catá Backer (白 轲)[1]   Abstract: The Chinese state owned enterprise (CSOE) presents an anomaly in the operation of the well-ordered construction of a self-referencing and closed system of liberal democratic internationalism, especially as that system touches on business responsibilities under national and international human… [read post]
27 Apr 2023, 5:52 pm
 Contributors include: José Manuel Aroso Linhares, Larry Catá Backer, Kristian Bankov, Martin Belov, Patrícia Branco, John Brigham, Angela Condello, Marcel Danesi, Clara Chapdelaine-Feliciati, Peter Goodrich, Dariusz J. [read post]
22 Mar 2023, 2:58 am
 ©Larry Catá Backer; Pieter Bruegel, The Tower of Babel 1563 (Vienna Arthistorical Museum) The issue of the social relations between humans and the virtual spaces they inhabit--which are populated by both human dependent and, increasingly by self-learning programs that have acquired a certain amount of autonomy from their coders--have begun to capture the imagination of social collectives. [read post]
3 Mar 2023, 6:55 pm
 Pix Credit here At the invitation of my publisher I have been working on the production of a comprehensive commentary of the United Nations Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights. [read post]