Wednesday, April 22, 2009
Mr. Zhao Deguan lectured on recent improvements to the system that settles disputes between the public and the government.
Friday, April 10, 2009
Professor Guo Zhiyuan, currently a Kwang-hua Fellow at NYU Law School, led an interesting discussion on the Yang Jia case, the notorious "cop-killer" whose death sentence led to demonstrations all across China. Her talk highlighted several of the procedural irregularities that attended the authorities' mental examination of Mr. Yang, and ended with a number of proposals to ensure the efficacious examination of all criminal defendants.
Friday, September 26, 2008
The Yale Center for Environmental Law & Policy and The Samuel Family Foundation have announced the launch of a project to assess environmental management and performance at the provincial level in China.
Thursday, April 17, 2008
The entire staff of
the China Law
Center was greatly saddened to learn of
the sudden death on April 16, 2008, of Professor Zhou Wei of Shanghai
Tuesday, April 8, 2008
On April 7, 2008, the
China Law Center worked with PBS’ WIDE ANGLE Series to host a screening and
discussion of the documentary, The People’s Court, which
looks at courtrooms and law schools in China and examines the development of
China’s legal system.
Friday, April 4, 2008
The first meeting of a new Works-in-Progress Series was held on April 3, 2008, at the China Law Center in New Haven.
Tuesday, April 1, 2008
On March 28 and 29, the China Law Center co-hosted a workshop on land dispute resolution with the Administrative Law Research Center of China’s National School of Administration (CNSA) and the Ministry of Land and Resources.
Tuesday, March 11, 2008
Zhen Liu joined the China Law Center as a Fellow in New Haven on November 2. Philip Chen moved to Beijing to work for the Center as a Senior Fellow on February 11. Katherine Wilhelm joined the China Law Center as a Senior Fellow in Beijing on March 10.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008
Yale Law School's Jack Balkin (behind left), Paul Gewirtz '70 (left), and Reva Siegel ’86 (right) attended.