ProfileDr. Anne Shann Yue Cheung
Dr. Anne S.Y. Cheung received her legal education at The University of Hong Kong, The University of Toronto, University of London and Stanford University. She teaches Law and Society and Media Law at the Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong. Her research interests are in freedom of expression, privacy, children’s rights (including cyberbulling), and law and society studies.
She is the co-Director of the Law and Technology Centre of the University of Hong Kong and a committee member of the Hong Kong Press Council. She is one of the principal investigators of the CLIC (Community Legal Information Centre) Project. She worked on the Open Net Initiative (Asia) Project to study online freedom of speech in the form of blogging in China. Currently, she is working with Privacy International (UK) to study privacy protection in Hong Kong and China, and working with Media Alternative (the Philippines) to study eGovernance in Hong Kong and Asia.
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