China's Justice under Belt and Road Initiative

The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is China’s initiative on regional economic cooperation. China would also like to integrate its judicial system in implementing the BRI. China Justice Observer (CJO) is ready to present you how this goal will be achieved in China.

Voice of Chinese Judges: Ascertainment of Foreign Law in Chinese Courts

Chinese courts have long been perplexed by the problem of how to accurately ascertain and apply foreign law. There is a tendency to apply the lex fori, i.e., Chinese law, which is familiar to Chinese judges, on the grounds of failure to prove the foreign law, due to the fact that the judges lack convenient means in ascertainment.