Talks & Presentations

Invited Talks and Presentations


  • Wilson Lui. 'Immunities and Sanctions'. The Future of Private International Law in Asia, Asian Principles of Private International Law (APPIL) and Doshisha University Research Centre for International Transactions and Law (RECITAL), 22–23 March 2022.

  • Wilson Lui. Direct Jurisdiction in Asia. University of Sydney Law School, 17 February 2022.

  • Wilson Lui. 'Online Legal Education in Hong Kong'. Asia-Pacific Online Legal Education Before and After the COVID-19 Pandemic. University of Sydney Law School, 1 February 2022.

  • Wilson Lui. Developing an Academic Writing Style. Worcester College, University of Oxford, 11 November 2021.

  • Wilson Lui. The Hong Kong Experience in Student Legal Academic Publishing. 26th World Congress of Political Science, Lisbon, 10–15 July 2021.

Refereed Conference Presentations in 2022


  • Wilson Lui. Information Structure in Cantonese. 27th International Lexical Functional Grammar Conference, Groningen, 12–14 July 2022.

  • Wilson Lui. Tackling the Language and Law Interface in Hong Kong. Oxford Hong Kong Forum 2022, Oxford, 25–26 June 2022.

  • Wilson Lui. Advances in Language and Law in Hong Kong. Law and Humanities Research Symposium, Milton Keynes, 17 June 2022.

  • Wilson Lui. Highlighting the Importance of Language in Legal Education. Directions in Legal Education 2022, Hong Kong (online), 10–11 June 2022.

  • Wilson Lui and Adrian Lam. The Critical Engagement of Higher Education with Future Crises. Comparative Education Society of Hong Kong 2022 Annual Conference, Hong Kong (online), 20–21 May 2022.

  • Adrian Lam and Wilson Lui. Collaboration and Competition of Junior Academics and Postgraduate Students in the Academia. Comparative Education Society of Hong Kong 2022 Annual Conference, Hong Kong (online), 20–21 May 2022.

  • Wilson Lui. Challenges in Multilingual Hong Kong Courtrooms. Oxford University Hong Kong Scholars Association Academic Symposium 2022, Oxford (online), 26 February 2022.

  • Wilson Lui. Scene(s) and Topic in Cantonese: An Information Structure Proposal. 31st South of England LFG Meeting, Oxford, 5 February 2022.

Refereed Conference Presentations before 2022


  • Wilson Lui. An Account of Preverbal dak1 in Cantonese. 25th International Conference of Yue Dialects, Hong Kong (online), 18–19 December 2021.

  • Wilson Lui. Harmonisation of Jurisdiction in Cross-border Intellectual Property Cases. 1st Postgraduate Conference of the Centre for Private International Law, Aberdeen (online), 17 November 2021.

  • Wilson Lui. Interpretation in the Dock: Comparative Legal Perspectives on Audio Recording. 15th Biennial Conference of the International Association of Forensic Linguists, Birmingham (online), 13–15 September 2021.

  • Wilson Lui. An Account of Preverbal dak1 in Cantonese. Syntax Working Group, Oxford, 14 May 2021.

  • Wilson Lui. 初探香港中文刑事判案書的粵語運用——以危險駕駛與不小心駕駛案件為例 [A Preliminary Investigation of Cantonese Usage in Hong Kong Chinese Criminal Judgments: Examples from Dangerous Driving and Careless Driving Cases]. 3rd Forum on Cantonese Linguistics, Hong Kong, 27 June 2020.

  • Wilson Lui. Language Rights in Bilingual and Multilingual Legal Environments. Wolfson Research Event 2020, Cambridge (online), 26 June 2020.

  • Wilson Lui. Locative Inversion in Cantonese. 25th International Lexical Functional Grammar Conference, Oslo (online), 23–25 June 2020.

  • Wilson Lui. Revisiting Locative Inversion in Cantonese. 22nd International Conference of Yue Dialects, Hong Kong, 8–9 December 2017.