2013

Professor Jerome Cohen Speaks at Berkeley Law on the Future of the Rule of Law in China

Professor Jerome Cohen Speaks at Berkeley Law on the Future of the Rule of Law in China

China has made unprecedented progress in developing the elements of a comprehensive legal system, yet some have argued that China’s rule of law has been in full retreat in recent years. On March 20, 2013, Prof. Jerome Cohen, one of the leading experts in the world on Chinese legal development, delivered a keynote address on the future of rule of law in China and addressed questions such as: What sort of progress has China made in this regard?