Date(s) - 25/09/2013
14.15 - 16.00
Porthania, University of Helsinki
The Finnish Center of Chinese Law and Chinese Legal Culture warmly welcomes you to participate in its guest lectures series. The next lecture will be given by XIE Zengyi, Associate Professor of Law in the Institute of Law, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.
Wednesday, 25th September 2013, 14:15-16:00
Faculty of Law, University of Helsinki
Porthania (Yliopistonkatu 3), 5th floor, room P545
No registration needed.
New Developments in Chinese Labour Law
Associate Professor XIE Zengyi
With the growth of China’s market economy, particularly the ongoing development its labour market, labour protection is an increasingly important issue in China. This is especially the case given China’s huge labour recourses and ongoing economic transition. In recent years, several key pieces of domestic labour legislation have been adopted, and there have been some notable changes in relation to the enforcement of labour law. This lecture will cover new developments in China’s labour law, including the progress and challenges of labour law in China.
Associate Professor in the Institute of Law, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences; PhD (Tsinghua), LLM (Renmin); Deputy Secretary-General of China’s Labour and Social Law Association; Part-time labour arbitrator in Beijing. Professor Xie’s current research interests include labour law, social security law and comparative law.