IP Law Association in China at the Peking University School of Transnational Law

In recent year, we have witnessed the fast development of the high-tech industry in Shenzhen. It is reported that on average there is 1 tech company for every 63 people in Shenzhen and 46 patents are created every day. To keep pace with the ever-changing development, an organized IP mechanism has been established to protect the … More IP Law Association in China at the Peking University School of Transnational Law

International Students Clocking In as Interns in Shenzhen

This semester, several of our international students in Shenzhen stepped into the workplace for some interesting internship opportunities. They have been soaking up experience and expertise in a wide range of industries, from AI, to international commerce, to consumer goods. For most, it was their first experience working in China. After a year of hard study … More International Students Clocking In as Interns in Shenzhen

Experts Discuss U.S. Presidential Election at Two Sessions Held by the School of Transnational Law

The Peking University School of Transnational Law (STL) held two special lectures in November to allow experts share insights regarding the U.S. presidential election with members of their school and the public. The first lecture was held on Thursday, November 19. To begin the event, STL Dean Philip McConnaughay announced the beginning of the sessions … More Experts Discuss U.S. Presidential Election at Two Sessions Held by the School of Transnational Law

‘Legal Frontiers’: the New Podcast from PKU School of Transnational Law

“Hello and welcome to the Legal Frontiers podcast from the School of Transnational Law of Peking University. Our podcast is dedicated to research-based analysis of the interface between law and the transnational challenges of our time.“ — Professor Stephen Minas, ep. 3 “International Cleantech Cooperation”  In April 2020, the Peking University School of Transnational Law (STL) launched the first … More ‘Legal Frontiers’: the New Podcast from PKU School of Transnational Law

Graduates Can Take Advantage of Shenzhen’s Entrepreneurship Residence Permit

Shenzhen has quickly gained the reputation of being the entrepreneurship and technology hub of China. If you study here, you get a taste for Shenzhen’s amazing potential. You are exposed to its culture and experience its growth. Now, the innovative city offers an entrepreneurship-focused residence permit for those who earned their degree in China and … More Graduates Can Take Advantage of Shenzhen’s Entrepreneurship Residence Permit

“Bid Out Loud!”- STL holds Fifth Annual PILF Auction

The 5th Public Interest Auction was held in the STL building on April 13th. Considered to be one of the biggest events at Peking University School of Transnational Law (STL), the annual auction offers everyone a short break from the stresses of school and brings together students, alumni, and faculty to support the next generation … More “Bid Out Loud!”- STL holds Fifth Annual PILF Auction

Talking Feminist Legal Theory with PKUSZ Law Students

On March 14th, a student-association, Society of Women in Law (SWL), in the PKU School of Transnational Law (STL), held a “Feminist Legal Theory” seminar. Professor Danya Reda, Professor Nicholas Frayn, and C.V. Starr Lecturer Ms. Dina Yehia were invited to attend the sharing session. Participants were encouraged to review the articles “Introduction, Special Issue: … More Talking Feminist Legal Theory with PKUSZ Law Students

STL Holds 2017 PILF Public Interest Auction

A Hong Kong Victoria Harbour dinner cruise for up to 15 students, classic Chinese calligraphy written by Chancellor Wu Yundong, a home-cooked American southern-style dinner with Dean Yandle, private plane from Geneva to Cannes, Korean barbecue accompanied by Professor Kang’s piano performance at a Korean barbecue restaurant. These were just a few of the items up for auction during “Bid for a Change”, the 3rd PILF Public Interest Auction held at the new building of School of Transnational Law on April 15. … More STL Holds 2017 PILF Public Interest Auction

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Alito Teaches at PKUSZ

United States Supreme Court Justice Samuel A. Alito spent a full week in residence at Peking University School of Transnational Law this past week teaching a seminar on the U.S. Supreme Court to STL students and offering an extended and candid Q&A session for the entire STL community.  Justice Alito was accompanied by Georgetown University … More U.S. Supreme Court Justice Alito Teaches at PKUSZ