Professor Su Yeong-Chin, “Judge-made Law for China,” June 2

Date & Time:  June 2 (Friday), 15:00 p.m.-17:30 p.m.

Venue:  STL New Building 108, PKU Shenzhen

Speaker:  Professor Su Yeong-Chin, Former Justice of the Judicial Yuan of Taiwan and Chair Professor of National Cheng-Chi University

Moderator:  Mao Shaowei, Assistant Professor of Peking University School of Transnational Law

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Dr. Jin Yin, “A Critical Statement of the Law of Limitation Periods in the General Provisions of Civil Law,” May 31

Date & Time:  May 31 (Wednesday), 19:00 p.m.-21:00 p.m.

Venue:  STL New Building 207, PKU Shenzhen

Speaker:  Dr. Jin Yin, LL.B., LL.M. and J.S.D of Peking University School of Law, Research Fellow of Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European and Regulatory Procedural Law

Moderator:  Mao Shaowei, Assistant Professor of Peking University School of Transnational Law


Law Review Info Session, May 22

Peking University Transnational Law Review is hosting an information session for students interested in applying for membership on the Law Review.  The session is a great opportunity to learn more about the journal, get tips on the application process, and ask questions of current Law Review editors.

Date & Time:  May 22 (Monday), 12:30 p.m.- 13:30 p.m.

Venue:  STL Building 301, PKU Shenzhen



STL Law Library Book Fair 2017, May 16 to May 18

Date :  From May 16 (Tuesday) to May 18 (Thursday)

Venue:  First Floor of STL Building, PKU Shenzhen

Description:  There will be a wide range of books (more than 400 items) available to suit all tastes and reading needs.  Students and faculty can pick up items and submit the recommendation list to STL Law Library or purchase books by themselves with 15% discount from the publishers directly.


Li Man, “Preservation in China: Concepts, Rules and Procedures,” April 25

Date & Time:  April 25 (Tuesday), 10:40 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Venue:  STL New Building 303, PKU Shenzhen

Speaker:  Li Man, PhD Candidate of Peking University Law School

Lecture Description:

Preservation is the interim remedy in China.  It should prevent the irreparable harm that the final remedies can’t remedy.  The procedure of preservation is provided in Civil Procedure Law of the People’s Republic of China (2012 Amendment).  There are property preservation and conduct preservation in the rules.  It’s necessary to know the function and procedures of preservation so that it could be fully understood and applied.

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Kwun Lin, “Copyright Protection for Fictional Character,” April 19

Date & Time:  April 19 (Wednesday), 3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Venue:  STL New Building 303, PKU Shenzhen

Speaker:  Kwun Lin, Ph.D. Candidate of Law at Tsinghua University School of Law and Editor-in-Chief of Tsinghua Intellectual Property Law Review

Lecture Description:

Characters play critical roles not only in the stories they appear, but also in contents industry for themselves serve as the symbol of stories.  Copyright provides exclusive protection for original works of authorship fixed in a tangible medium.  There is no doubt that the visual image of a character from a drawing, movie, comic, etc. and, the written description of that character by the author is protected by copyright.  But what about the trait and attribute that truly defined the character in its core?  Whether “the character itself” are entitled for independent copyright protection?  U.S. copyright law has extensive experience in developing tests to determine whether copyright protection should be granted to a fictional character.  This presentation will discuss the tests and their applications from comparative perspective, introduce how fictional character can be protected in copyright law and the remaining difficulties.


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