Monday, January 14, 2008

The China Law Center Co-Hosts Workshop on Anti-Corruption Reform

On January 12-13, 2008, the China Law Center co-hosted a workshop on anti-corruption law and policy with Peking University’s Administrative and Constitutional Law Research Center.

Saturday, January 12, 2008

Senior Fellow Tom Kellogg Examines Recent Constitutional Developments in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

In an article published in the January 2008 issue of the Hong Kong Journal, Senior Fellow Thomas Kellogg examines the impact of Basic Law Article 158 in Hong Kong's constitutional development. 

Wednesday, November 28, 2007

Visiting Scholar Wu Zongxian Meets with Representatives from New Haven Community Corrections Program

On November 15, the China Law Center organized a workshop on community corrections involving Dr. Wu Zongxian, Professor of Law at the College of Criminal Law Science at Beijing Normal University and a visiting scholar at the China Law Center, and Project MORE, a leading community corrections program in New Haven, Connecticut. 

Monday, November 19, 2007

U.S. Ambassador to China Clark T. Randt, Jr. Addresses the Workshop on Chinese Legal Reform at Yale Law School

On Thursday, November 15, 2007, U.S. Ambassador to China Clark T. Randt, Jr. addressed students and faculty at Yale Law School's Workshop on Chinese Legal Reform on U.S. efforts to advance legal reform in China. 

Friday, November 2, 2007

The China Law Center Hosts Workshop with Ministry of Civil Affairs on Drafting of China's First Charity Law

On October 19, the China Law Center hosted a workshop in New Haven with representatives of China's Ministry of Civil Affairs (MOCA) to discuss legal and policy issues related to the development of a charitable sector and the regulation of charitable organizations. 

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

China Law Center Deputy Director and Professor John Simon Assist in the Launch of China’s First Non-Profit Organizations Legal Clinic

China Law Center Deputy Director Jamie Horsley and Yale Law School Professor John Simon visited Beijing in mid-September to help launch China's first Non-Profit Organizations Legal Clinic, being taught by Peking University Law School's Professor Jin Jinping. 

Tuesday, September 4, 2007

New Visiting Scholars from China Arrive at Yale Law School for the Fall Term

The China Law Center warmly welcomes four new visiting scholars from China for the Fall 2007 term. 

Friday, August 3, 2007

The China Law Center Co-Organizes Discussion on Criminal Sentencing Guidelines at the Supreme People’s Court

On July 27, the China Law Center was pleased to have the opportunity to organize a presentation and discussion on criminal sentencing guidelines by Dr. Kim Hunt, Executive Director of the Washington, D.C. Sentencing Commission, at the Supreme People’s Court (SPC) in Beijing. 

Saturday, July 28, 2007

Summer Visiting Scholars Arrive at Yale Law School to Conduct Comparative Research on Government Torts

On July 24, Ms. Zhou Min, Vice-Director of the State Law Department of the National People’s Congress Standing Committee Legal Affairs Commission, and Ms. Tan Yu, staff member of the Constitutional Law Department of the NPC LAC, arrived at Yale Law School for a five-week research visit. 

Thursday, July 26, 2007

The China Law Center Co-Hosts Two Workshops on Administrative Dispute Resolution

The China Law Center co-hosted two workshops on administrative dispute resolution from July 23-25, 2007 in Beijing.