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Chinese Law Courses Offered by North American Law Schools


American Law Schools
Law School
Course/Seminar
Instructor

American University College of Law

Chinese Law

Yu

University of California at Berkeley Law School 

Chinese Legal Institution (for undergraduates)

Robert Berring
University of California at Berkeley Law School Chinese Law and Legal Institutions (Spring 2012) Alex Wang

University of California Hastings College of the Law

Introduction to Chinese Law

China and the International Legal Order Seminar

Legal Reform in East Asia

Keith Hand
University of California Hastings College of the Law

China Business Law and Economic Rights Seminar

Ling Zhu
University of California at Los Angeles Law School Chinese Legal History Schoor
University of California at Los Angeles Law School Commercial Law of the PRC

Gounaris

Columbia University Law School

Law and legal institutions in China

Advanced research in Chinese law

Benjamin Liebman
Columbia University Law School

International Business and Investment Transactions with China

Owen Nee
Columbia University Law School 

Chinese Legal Thought and Legal History

Madeline H. Zelin
Duke University Law School 

Chinese Company and Securities Law

 
Duke University Law School 

Chinese Law and Society

 
Duke University Law School 

Chinese Legal History

 
Duke University Law School 

Chinese for Legal Studies

Jie Huang
Florida State University College of Law

China Trade Simulation

 
Florida State University College of Law

Chinese Law

Tahirih V. Lee
Fordham University School of Law

Introduction to Chinese Law

Carl Minzner
Fordham University School of Law Legal Advocacy and Human Rights in China Elisabeth Wickeri and Joy Chia
Fordham University School of Law Chinese IP Law (Fall 2010) and Chinese Business Law (Spring 2011) Mark Cohen
Fordham University School of Law China and International Law Thomas Kellogg
George Washington University School of Law 

Law of the People’s Republic of China (Introduction to the basic institutions and processes of the legal system of the People’s Republic of China. Focus on the contemporary system and its role in political, economic, and social developments.)

Don Clarke, Fall 2010 by Natalie Lichtenstein

George Washington University School of Law 

Chinese Business Law (Introduction to the regulatory regime governing business activity in China. Issues of concern to foreign traders and investors. Specific regulations and their implementation in practice.)

Don Clarke, Spring 2012 by Natalie Lichtenstein
Georgetown University Law School 

Asian Law and Policy Studies Seminar

James V. Feinerman.
Georgetown University Law School 

Chinese Law Seminar

James Feinerman and Susan Weld in Spring 2011
Georgetown University Law School 

Law and Foreign Investment in China

Barale
Georgetown University Law School 

Rule of Law Promotion and Civil Society in China

Nancy Cantalupo, Summer 2011
Georgetown University Law School 

China Financial Markets

Paul Saulski
Georgetown University Law School 

Chinese Law and Culture

Teemu Ruskola
Georgetown University Law School 

Chinese for Lawyers: Distinctive Aspects of Chinese Law and Legal Research

Zhang
Harvard University Law School 

Comparative Law: The Role of Law in Chinese Society

William P. Alford
Indiana University Bloomington Law School Law & Society in Contemporary China

                 Ethan Michelson

Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, Washington, DC

Law and Society in China (Spring 2011, Fall 2011)

Natalie Lichtenstein
University of Hawaii School of Law 

Asian International and Comparative Labor and Employment Law

Ron Brown
University of Hawaii School of Law 

Law and Society in China 

Chinese Business Law

Alison Conner
University of Hawaii School of Law Readings in Chinese Law (in Chinese) Larry Foster
University of Kansas Law School 

Chinese law

Virginia Harper Ho
University of Maryland at Baltimore Law School 

Introduction to the Chinese Legal System Seminar

Daniel Mitterhoff
New York University Law School 

Chinese Attitudes Toward International Law Seminar

Jerome A. Cohen
New York University Law School 

Law & Society in China: Criminal Justice in Comparative and International Perspective Seminar

Jerome A. Cohen
New York University Law School 

Law & Society in China: Criminal Justice in American Perspective Seminar

Jerome A Cohen, James B Jacobs
New York University Law School 

Law & Society in China: Access to Justice Seminar

Jerome A Cohen, Benjamin Van Rooij
Ohio State University Law School

The China Problem

Robert J. Miller

University of Pennsylvania School of Law

China and International Law

Externship: Community Legal Services - Chinatown Project

 

University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Chinese for Lawyers I

Chinese for Lawyers II

 
Rutgers Law School-Newark Introduction to Chinese Law Ji Li
Santa Clara University Law School

Chinese Trade and Investment Law

Anna M. Han
Seton Hall University School of Law

Law in Contemporary China (Fall 2011 and Fall 2010)

Margaret K. Lewis
Stanford University Law School Chinese Law and Business Mei Gechlik
Stanford University Law School Dispute Resolution in China Donald Lewis
Stanford University Law School Chinese for Lawyers Xiaohua Zhang
Syracuse University College of Law

Chinese Law

  Hilary K. Josephs

Vermont Law School

1) Introduction to Chinese Law; and

2) Comparative Environmental Law Research Seminar

Jingjing (Anne Marie) Liu
University of Washington School of Law 

Chinese Law

Dongsheng Zang

Washington University Law School 

Socialist Law in Transition (a comparative law course focusing principally on China, Russia, and Cuba)

Frances Foster

University of Wisconsin Law School

Chinese law

 
Yale University Law School

Workshop on Chinese Legal Reform

 

Canadian Law Schools
University of British Columbia Faculty of Law  - Chinese Law 
- Trade and Investment Law in China 
Pitman B. Potter
University of Toronto  Faculty of Law Introduction to the Legal System of the PRC Zheming Wang
 

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*Last updated 10/11/2011*