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Research Report on the Socialist Legal System with Chinese Characteristics Vol. 3
  • Pub Date:

    March 2013
  • Pages

    240
  • Size

    7x10, Hardcopy
List Price:

9789814339599US$168

Research Report on China

Research Report on the Socialist Legal System with Chinese Characteristics Vol. 3

By Zhu Jingwen, Han Day

A Must-Read Series on the Legal System with Chinese Characteristics

The culmination of a 5-year project of 52 leading legal experts in China

Covers all seven of the nation’s major legal branches: the Constitution and its related laws; Administrative Law; Criminal Law; Civil and Commercial Law; Social Law; Economic Law; and Procedural Law and Nonprocedural Law

Explores crucial issues such as the codification of separate laws, the limits of state power, and the solution to the problem of inadequate legal resources

Content Highlights

Volume 3  Civil Law and Commercial Law

1. Overview of current civil and commercial law in China
2. Challenges and solutions in the enactment of a Civil Code of China
3. Changes to the role of Intellectual Property Law and attempts at codification
4. Principles and framework of Commercial Law


About the Authors

Zhu Jingwen is a Professor in legal theory at the China Law School at the Renmin University of China, and a Board Member of the China Law Society. He was a visiting scholar of the William S. Richardson School of Law at the University of Hawaii and a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Wisconsin Law School. In 2005 he was elected as a Distinguished Contemporary Chinese Jurist. He is the author of A Study on Jurisprudence (2006), Report on China's Law Development, etc.

Han Dayuan is Professor of Constitutional and Administrative Law and the Dean of the China Law School at the Renmin University of China. He is the Executive Director of the China Law Society. And he was a visiting scholar at Harvard University and Kyoto University. In 2005, he was elected as a Distinguished Contemporary Chinese Jurist. He is the author of The Constitution of 1954 and the Constitutionalism in China (2008), The Basic Theory of Constitution (2008), etc.