Conferences

Forum of Comparative Studies on Property Laws and Ownership Laws-with Comments on the Draft Ownership Decree

Post Date:2006/11/8

In October 30th,2005, the School of Law of Shantou University and the Editorial Department of Review of Legal Issues Around the World, which is sponsored by the Research Institute of Legality of China Academy of Social Sciences, hosted in Beijing the Forum of Comparative Studies on Property Laws and Ownership Laws--- with Comments on the Draft Ownership Decree. Professor Du Gangjiang,head of Shantou University Law School,Prof. Chen Su ,Deputy Director of the Research Institute of jurisprudence of China Academy of Social Sciences ,and Prof.Xu Bing, Editor in Chief of Review of Legal Issues Around the World, addressed the opening ceremony.Over fifty participants from such institutions as the Sub-Committee of Jurisprudence of the Standing Committee of the People’s Congress, Beijing University, Qinghua University, Hongkong University, the Research Institute of jurisprudence of China Academy of Social Sciences and the Law School of shantou University were present. Centering around the keynote “Comparative Studies of the Property Law and the Ownership Law”, the representatives analyzed the characteristics , advantages and disadvantages of British and American Property laws and that of the ownership laws of China. The representatives issued the appeal that when formulating the ownership laws, people should , on the basis of the ownership law theories and relevant cases, absorb the beneficial experience of Britain and the United States and make the laws in question more practical and more harmonious with the open policy so that they can better meet the need of the reality. The conference will be an impetus for relevant researches and the formulation of the laws in question.