CANCELLED: 8th Sino-Finnish International Seminar on Comparative Law

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The Sino-Finnish International Seminar on Comparative Law brings together law professors from China and Finland to discuss current issues in the field of law. The seminar creates an important platform for Finnish and Chinese legal scholars to discuss Rule of Law and its practical implementation. It is held  in both countries alternately once a year.

The 8th Bilateral Seminar will be hosted by Hanken School of Economics and University of Tampere on 6-7 June 2016.

 

8th Sino-Finnish Bilateral Seminar on Comparative Law

 

Monday, 6 June 2016

(Hanken School of Economics)

Assembly Hall, Arkadiankatu 22, Helsinki

 

8:30-9:00       Registration

 

9:00-9:45       Opening key notes speakers

Professor Niklas Bruun, Hanken School of Economics

Professor Zhou Hanhua, Assistant Director of the Institute of Law, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Professor Ulla Liukkunen, Director of the Finnish Center of Chinese Law and Chinese Legal Culture

 

9:45-11:45     Session I: Transport Law

Chairs:

Professor Zhou Hanhua, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Law

Professor Ulla Maija Mylly, University of Turku, Faculty of Law

9:45-10:15   Professor Liu Renwen, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Law

Criminal Regulation for Punishing Dangerous Driving in China

10:15-10:45  Professor Ellen Eftestøl-Wilhelmsson, University of Helsinki

European Union´s Common Transport Policy (CTP) Goal on Sustainable Carriage of Goods

10:45-11:00   Professor Leena Sisula-Tulokas, University of Helsinki

11:00-11:30   Discussion

 

11:30-13:00   Lunch (Hanken)

 

13:00-14:40   Session II: Intellectual Property Law

Chairs:

Professor Liu Renwen, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Law

Professor Nari Lee, Hanken School of Economics

13:00-13:30   Professor Li Mingde, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Law

An Overview IPR Enforcement in China

13:30-13:50   Professor Marcus Norrgård, University of Helsinki

IPR Enforcement – Comments from a Finnish Perspective

 

13:50-14:10   Mr Jorg Weberndorfer, European Union Comission and TG Trade

IP Cooperation Mechanism between China and the EU and IP Enforcement

14:10-14:40   Discussion

 

14:40-15:00   Tea and coffee

 

15:00-16:00 Panel Discussion: IP enforcement in China from the perspective of a Finnish corporation

Janne Isotalo, (UPM), NN (Papula-Nevinpat/tbc)

Discussant: Dr. Ulla Maija Mylly (University of Turku)

16:00-16:30   Closing observation of the first seminar day

Professor Professor Niklas Bruun, Hanken School of Economics (tbc)

Professor Li Mingde, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Law

 

 

Tuesday, 7 June 2016

(University of Tampere)

 Kanslerinrinne 1, room Pinni B 1096

8:30-9:15       Registration

9:00-9:30       Opening day two

Professor Antti Lönnqvist, Dean of School of Management, University of Tampere

Professor Zhou Hanhua, Assistant Director of the Institute of Law, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

 

9:30-11:30     Session III: Business and Taxation law

Chairs:

Professor Li Mingde, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Law

Professor Seppo Penttilä, School of Management, University of Tampere

9:30-10:00     Associate Professor Jin Shanming, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Law

The Public Enforcement of Anti-monopoly Law in China

10:00-10:30   Dr. Martti Nieminen, University Lecturer at the University of Tampere

OECD Guidelines in Tax Treaty Interpretation

10:30-10:45   Dr. Matti Urpilainen, University Lecturer of Tax Law, University of Tampere

New Forms of International Tax Cooperation

10:45-11:00   Assistant Professor Wu Jun, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Law

Implication of Consumers’ Interests to the Competition Law of China

11:00-11:30   Discussion

 

11:30-12:45   Lunch (Restaurant Aleksis, Kalevantie 2)

 

12:45-14:30   Session IV: Environment Rights in the Constitution

Chairs:

Associate Professor Jin Shanming, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Law

Adjunct Professor Jukka VILJANEN, University of Tampere, School of Management

12:45-13:15   Dr. Jukka Viljanen, Adjunct Professor and University Lecturer at the University of Tampere

The Environmental Constitutional Right in Finland: Achievements, Problems and Prospects

13:15-13:45   Mr Zhang Jingui, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Law

Modification and Implementation of Environment Protection Law in China

13:45-14:00   Mrs. Heta Heiskanen, Doctoral student, University of Tampere

International human rights obligations contributing to Finnish environmental rights

14:00-14:30   Discussion

 

14:30-15:00   Tea and coffee

 

15:00 – 16:00 Closing ceremony and book launch of the joint publication

 

Chairs:

Professor Liu Renwen, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Institute of Law

Professor Veikko Vahtera, University of Tampere, School of Management, Business Law

Professor Kimmo Nuotio, Chair of the Board of the Finnish Center of Chinese Law and Chinese Legal Culture