Book donation by the Library of Parliament

The Finnish China Law Center’s library received a generous book donation from the Library of Finnish Parliament. The collection includes books on a wide range of judicial topics, including legal aspects of business, trade, domestic and international affairs as well as history. The donated books will be made available to the public later this spring […]

Why studying Chinese law? – Read answers from international scholars

Three law professors from the United States, Denmark and Hong Kong, have kindly accepted the Center’s interview requests and shared their insights on researching and studying Chinese law. Professor Larry Catà Backer W. Richard and Mary Eshelman Faculty Scholar, Professor of Law and International Affairs, Pennsylvania University How did you start your research or study of […]

CALL FOR PAPERS: Edited volume on the Silk Road Initiative

CALL FOR PAPERS  Edited volume on the Silk Road Initiative Following the Call for Papers, we have received generous interest in the volume. We are sending this updated call to: first, specify the theme of the volume to facilitate the potential contributors in choosing topics; second, extend the deadline of submission. The volume is a follow up of the conference “Road to New Paradigms: […]

Assistant Professor Samuli Seppänen donated his latest book to our library collection

Samuli Seppänen,  assistant professor at the Faculty of Law of The Chinese University of Hong Kong, donated his latest book: “Ideological Conflict and the Rule of Law in Contemporary China” (Cambridge University Press, 2016) to our library collection. We are thankful for this contribution, which will certainly be of great support to students and researchers […]

Guest lecture on “Policy making for sustainability in China. The role and constraints of institutionalized public participation”

The China Law Center and the University of Helsinki Department of Development Studies jointly organized a guest lecture on “Policy making for sustainability in China. The role and constraints of institutionalized public participation” by Dr Daniele Bombal (Ca’ Foscari University of Venice). The lecture was held on 13 December 2016 and attracted participants from various fields of studies: law, […]

The Faculty of Law at the University of Helsinki will host the 6th China –Europe Legal Forum in 2018

Professor Juha Raitio visited Beijing on 15-16 October 2016 and participated in the Fourth China-Europe Legal Forum as a representative of the University of Helsinki. The organizer of the event was the College of Comparative Law at the China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL). The team of this year Forum was “The Legal Cooperation in […]