CIBEL awarded a prestigious Scientia PhD scholarship

CIBEL has successfully proposed a project as part of UNSW's prestigious Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme.

The research project proposed is "Globalisation at the Crossroads: China and International Economic Law".

Details of the project can be found at this link:

"Shorten's plan to triple anti-dumping penalties misunderstands the law" Dr. Weihuan Zhou, The Conversation, 10 April 2018

Bill Shorten’s proposal to triple anti-dumping penalties demonstrates a misunderstanding of dumping and its impact on the economy. It also misunderstands when anti-dumping measures may be lawfully applied and to what extent.

CIBEL organises a Beijing keynote event with speaker Mr Wang Junfeng, King & Wood Mallesons Global Chairman, in collaboration with King & Wood Mallesons and Tsinghua University School of Law

In September 2017, UNSW Law’s China International Business & Economic Law (CIBEL) Initiative led a UNSW Law delegation to Beijing to further drive collaboration and strengthen UNSW Law's commitment to China and the region. 

CIBEL Lunchtime Lecture Series

CIBEL regularly hosts lunchtime lectures.

Registrations for our next topic will open soon.

The South Asia International Economic Law Network (SAIELN)

The South Asia International Economic Law Network (SAIELN) Inaugural Conference

Event Date: 29 to 30 April, 2017

The full program can be found here.

CIBEL China Roadshow - December 2016

The CIBEL embarked on a four-city "China Roadshow" (to Chongqing, Shanghai, Beijing, and Xian) designed to solidify existing relationships with the leading Chinese law schools as well as to develop new relationships with other elite institutions in China. In addition, the CIBEL met with legal, industrial and governmental leaders to introduce the CIBEL to them and to begin discussions about future research and other collaborations. CIBEL held receptions in Shanghai and Beijing for UNSW alumni as well as for old and new friends from academia, industry and legal practice.

CIBEL host New Silk Road Law Schools Alliance Meeting

The New Silk Road Law School Alliance (NSRLSA), of which UNSW Law is a founding member, held its first annual meeting and workshop over two days (4-5 November) at UNSW Law. The event was hosted by UNSW Law’s China International Business and Economic Law (CIBEL) Initiative. The NSRLSA aims to establish a platform for the promotion of international collaboration on legal education and research and the enhancement of the rule of law. 

CIBEL hosts delegation from Xi'an Jiaotong University

On 24 September 2016, UNSW Law’s Chinese International Business and Economic Law (CIBEL) Initiative welcomed the delegation from Xi'an Jiaotong University (XJTU) and hosted a roundtable discussion with the distinguished guests, including its President, Professor Shuguo Wang and Assistant President, Professor Wenhua Shan.

ELSA Mooting Competition: CIBEL sponsor UNSW Law team

UNSW Law student Cara Sorensen provides her report of the mooting competition.

"The European Law Students' Association (ELSA) organises an annual international moot court competition for international trade law, which simulates hearings in the Dispute Settlement Body of the World Trade Organisation. CIBEL was responsible for sponsoring the team from UNSW Law for this year's edition, the first time the faculty has competed in a few years. Our team consisted of Mitchell Buckingham, Laura Dransfield, Nicholas Story and Cara Sorensen and was coached by Professor Brett Williams.