The National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University School of Law is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Chih-hsiung Chen as the new Dean of the School of Law. Professor Chen is well-known for his research on legal education, legal ethics, and the legal issues of innovative technology in healthcare, particularly in digital health. Join us in welcoming Dean Chen, whose appointment began on 1 February 2022. His profile can be found here.
NYCU Law Assistant Professor Mark L. Shope’s article was just published in the Stanford Journal of Blockchain Law & Policy (JBLP). The article is titled, “Distributed Ledger Technology in International Trade: Rethinking the Role and Necessity of the Customs Declaration.”
The Stanford Journal of Blockchain Law & Policy is edited by Stanford University-affiliated academics and practitioners based out of the Stanford CodeX Blockchain Group and part of the Stanford Center for Blockchain Research.
We are happy to announce the launch of the Digital Law Asia website (https://digital.law.nycu.edu.tw/). Together with our law school, the newly formed Center for Digital Governance and Legal Innovation at National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University developed this new website as a platform for exchanging cutting edge information relating to all aspects of digital governance and legal innovation in Asia. The website utilizes a hybrid approach of communicating based on blog posts, podcasts, and videos, among others.
We welcome contributors from a wide range of backgrounds to join this virtual community, and look forward to receiving your submissions for blog post, as well as your interests in being a guest for our podcast or video (whatever suits you best). If you would like to know more about the project or become our contributor, please do not hesitate to contact us (email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
The open forum for the election of the Dean of NYCU School of Law will be held at 2-5 pm on Wednesday, November 24, 2021.
Candidates for Dean will present on the topic of their philosophy for the development of NYCU Law and address questions. Faculty, staff, and students are invited to join the forum, submit questions and learn about the management philosophy of the Dean candidates and their development plan for the School of Law.
This forum will be a hybrid meeting. Please fill out the following form before 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 23, 2021.
Registration form: https://forms.gle/wdwSFwyBnKJ7MMCS9 (The online link URL will be sent the day before the forum.)
Selection Committee for Dean of NYCU School of Law
Congratulations to Professor Mark L. Shope on the paper "Distributed Ledger Technology in International Trade: Rethinking the Role and Necessity of the Customs Declaration" being accepted for publication at Stanford Journal of Blockchain Law & Policy. The journal is reviewed by the Stanford CodeX Blockchain Group and Stanford Center For Blockchain Research.
The National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University honored faculty members CHEN Tsai-fang with a Faculty Teaching Award and CHUANG Hung-yu with a Performance Tutor Honor for their excellence and dedication to teaching.