Dr Benjamin Liu

BSc, LLB (Hons), PhD (Law), CFA

Biography

Benjamin is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Auckland Business School. Before joining the University, Benjamin worked at international law firms and a leading European bank, specialising in financial derivatives and structured products. Benjamin is a qualified solicitor in New Zealand and England and Wales.

Recent publications: 

  • Benjamin Liu "Less art, more science: Bringing data analysis into the courtroom" LawTalk 942 (Aug 2020)
  • Benjamin Liu "Algorithmic Tacit Collusion" (2019) 25 New Zealand Business Law Quarterly 199

Research | Current

Legal Data Science; Artificial Intelligence and Law; Securities Law.

Teaching | Current

2020 LAWCOMM 735 Artificial Intelligence: Law and Policy

2019 COMLAW 305 Financial Markets Law 

 

Areas of expertise

Securities Law; Artificial Intelligence and Law

Committees/Professional groups/Services

Executive Council Member, Legal Research Foundation

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

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  • Cheng, J., & Liu, B. (2016). “The trustee is liable too!” — the recent development on contribution claims against debt security trustees. New Zealand Law Journal, 2016 (6), 216-217.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/30096
  • Liu, B. (2016). From "bond trustee" to "supervisor" - A critical review of the bond trust regime under the Financial Markets Conduct Act 2013. New Zealand Business Law Quarterly, 22 (2), 100-125.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/33206
  • Liu, B. (2016). More than basic: Causation in securities misstatement cases. New Zealand Universities Law Review, 27 (1), 54-72.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/31876
  • Liu, B. (2016). Can artificial intelligence ever give legal advice?. LawTalk (887), 26-27.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/30095
  • Liu, B. (2016). Contribution claims. Journal of Banking & Finance Law and Practice, 27 (4), 355-358.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/33211
  • Liu, B. (2016). Why are bond trustees sued more often in New Zealand? An analysis of the duty to monitor under New Zealand law. Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation, 31 (2), 75-79.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/29913
  • Liu, B. (2015). Machine learning and the future of law. LawTalk (873), 22-23.
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/27021
  • Liu, B. (2015). Mis-selling of financial derivatives. New Zealand Law Journal, June (5), 203-206.

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Primary office location

SIR OWEN G GLENN BUILDING - Bldg 260
Level 5, Room 592
12 GRAFTON RD
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

Secondary office location

SIR OWEN G GLENN BUILDING - Bldg 260
Level 5, Room 592
12 GRAFTON RD
AUCKLAND CENTRAL
AUCKLAND 1010
New Zealand

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