China Law Week 2020 closed with resounding success

On 23 October 2020, the China Law Week 2020 concluded with the session entitled “Reform and Emerging Issues in Chinese Private Law and the Court System”. The session addressed a variety of issues from the legal reforms in China and the implementation of the Chinese Civil Code, observations on the Chinese Civil Code 2020 from […]

CHINA LAW WEEK 2020 CONTINUED WITH A EXCITING SESSION ON China’s Belt and Road Initiative

The China Law Week 2020 continued today with the third session surrounding the new challenges for China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). The session brought new perspectives about the BRI with intellectually stimulating presentations and panel discussion on the topics of Sino-localized approach to the BRI’s impacts, Poland and the CEEC/17+1’s BRI relationship with China, […]

China Law Week 2020 continued with a fantastic session on Chinese labour law

The China Law Week 2020 continued today with the second session called ‘Chinese Labour Law in International and Comparative Perspectives’. The session provided insights into the world of Chinese labour law through five presentations concerning the impact of digital labour platforms on the regulation of work, Chinese private international law regarding employment contracts, protection of […]

First session of the China Law Week 2020 was a success

The China Law Week 2020 kicked off today with the first session entitled ‘Chinese Law and Legal Culture – a Diversity of Approaches’. The session comprises of 5 presentations discussing comparative approaches to Chinese law and legal culture in term of legal history, concept of legal culture, language of dispute resolution, criminal policy, and doing […]

Programme of China Law Week 2020 announced

The Finnish China Law Center is pleased to announce the long-awaited programme for the China Law Week 2020. The event will include four information-packed sessions on the following topics: Chinese Law and Legal Culture – A Diversity of Approaches Chinese Labour Law in International and Comparative Perspectives New Challenges for China’s Belt and Road Initiative […]

Save the date: China Law Week 20-23 October 2020

The Finnish China Law Center is proud to launch its China Law Week 2020. The event will take place online from 20 to 23 October. The China Law Week 2020 offers analysis of key features of the legal frameworks, challenges, and reforms that arise today in relation to Chinese law. The event also explores unique […]

Conference on Methodology of researching and teaching of Chinese law in Russia

On 18 October 2019, the Saint Petersburg State University in collaboration with the Polish Research Center for Chinese Law and Economy, the Finnish Center of Chinese Law and Chinese Legal Culture, and Sino-Russian Legal Research Center of Jilin University will hold an International Conference on ‘Methodology of researching and teaching Chinese law.’ Time: Friday 18 […]

Robots and Human Rights, Policies and Ethical Standards Discussed at Conference Hosted by University of Turku

Could there be robot rights comparable to the rights of humans? What policies and ethical standards currently exist? These pressing questions and others were addressed during the conference Robot and AI ethics: Dialogue between Europe and East Asia, held at the University of Turku between 12:00 – 16:00 on 22 November 2018. The event was free and […]

Annual ‘One Belt, One Road’ Law Summit Attended by Pia Letto-Vanamo, Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University of Helsinki

On 27-28 September 2018, Professor Pia Letto-Vanamo, Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University of Helsinki and a member of the board of the Finnish China Law Center, attended the 2018 annual summit of the New Silk Road Law Schools Alliance. The Faculty of Law of the University of Helsinki, one of the 10 member institutions […]