Linhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/People/DispForm.aspx?ID=105LinYanmei LinAssociate DirectorAssociate Professor<img alt="" src="http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/us-asia-partnerships/Yanmei%20Lin%202013.jpg" width="614" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />LLM, New York UniversityMaster of Law, Fudan UniversityBA, Fudan University802-831-1050<div>Ms. Yanmei Lin is currently the associate director at the U.S.-China Partnership for Environmental Law at Vermont Law School and an associate professor of law. Before she joined Vermont Law School in October 2010, Ms. Lin was a program officer for American Bar Association Rule of Law Initiative’s China program for more than 3 years, managing and implementing projects in the areas of environmental law, open government information and civil society development in China. Prior to that, she was a lecturer and researcher for China Institute of Environment and Resources Protection in Minority Areas at the Central University for Nationalities. She holds a B.A. and Master of Laws from Fudan University and an LL.M. from New York University School of Law.</div>GP0|#84094f35-8eaa-4481-b414-8bc4beec3f97;L0|#084094f35-8eaa-4481-b414-8bc4beec3f97|Faculty;GTSet|#f56df0fa-9bdb-4e22-abac-ddf5f696a71d;GPP|#d56ffc52-3a80-49e2-95fd-f49b2d4639a1Introduction to Chinese Law; Comparative Environmental Research Seminar

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              Environmental Civil Public Interest Litigation: Empowering Chinese Environmental NGOs to Fight against PollutionEnvironmental Civil Public Interest Litigation: Empowering Chinese Environmental NGOs to Fight against Pollution<div class="ExternalClass3AC70DF746A64C7B809546BAD494F0BF"><p>​“Environmental Civil Public Interest Litigation: Empowering Chinese Environmental NGOs to Fight against Pollution” (with Hu Shaobo), <em>China Environmental Series</em> 13, (2016)</p></div>3622Publication
              Digital Environment and Public Participation in ChinaDigital Environment and Public Participation in China<div class="ExternalClass53BA81370D2046E9A69502369FD5DC93"><p>​“Digital Environment and Public Participation in China” (with Yin Hong), <em>Southeast Academy Research</em> 2016, No.254 (04) 95-100</p></div>3621Publication
              Environmental and Biodiversity Law Clinic at Southwest Forestry University: A New Environmental Law Clinic Model in ChinaEnvironmental and Biodiversity Law Clinic at Southwest Forestry University: A New Environmental Law Clinic Model in China<div class="ExternalClassBA73A5558BCA46209827299F940A6DE1"><p>​“Environmental and Biodiversity Law Clinic at Southwest Forestry University: A New Environmental Law Clinic Model in China,” 18 <em>Vt. J. Envtl. L</em>. 19, (Winter 2016). </p></div>3620Publication
              International Perspectives: Citizen Suits in the U.S.International Perspectives: Citizen Suits in the U.S.<div class="ExternalClass41306DAE1E064267AEB60B49F5068430"><p>​“International Perspectives: Citizen Suits in the U.S.,” in <em>Environmental Public Interest Litigation Annual Observation Report in China</em>, Li Dun, Legal Press, (December, 2016). </p></div>3619Publication
              Environmental and Biodiversity Law Clinic at Southwest Forestry University: A New Environmental Law Clinic Model in ChinaEnvironmental and Biodiversity Law Clinic at Southwest Forestry University: A New Environmental Law Clinic Model in China<div class="ExternalClass0AF085A05EC843D89BD8025DC51F71C7"><p>​“Environmental and Biodiversity Law Clinic at Southwest Forestry University: A New Environmental Law Clinic Model in China”, <em>V</em><em>ermont Journal of Environmental Law</em><em>, October 2016.</em></p></div>3528Publication
              International Perspectives: Citizen Suits in the U.S.International Perspectives: Citizen Suits in the U.S.<div class="ExternalClass1EB33DAE2A5F4B45934FB786A54366E9"><p>​<span style="font-size:12.6px;">​</span><span style="font-size:12.6px;">“</span><span style="font-size:12.6px;">International Perspectives: Citizen Suits in the U.S.”,</span><span style="font-size:12.6px;"> </span><em style="font-size:12.6px;">Environmental Public Interest Litigation Annual Observation Report,</em><span style="font-size:12.6px;"> </span><span style="font-size:12.6px;">Li Dun(eds.), Law Press, China </span><span style="font-size:12.6px;">(forthcoming October, 2016)</span>​</p></div>3527Publication
              Environmental Civil Public Interest Litigation in ChinaEnvironmental Civil Public Interest Litigation in China<div class="ExternalClass531086F59EC54B0EB2D42730F3A09F93"><p>Environmental Civil Public Interest Litigation in China: Empowering Green NGOs to Fight against Pollution​, China Environment Series 13​, 2015/2016 (Co-authored with Shaobo Hu)</p></div>http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/us-asia-partnerships/scholarship/Environmental%20Civil%20Public%20Interest%20Litigation%20in%20China%20-%20Yanmei%20Lin%20and%20Shaobo%20Hu.pdf3488Publication
              Analysis on the India’s Access and Benefit Sharing Regime on Biological Resources and Relevant Traditional KnowledgeAnalysis on the India’s Access and Benefit Sharing Regime on Biological Resources and Relevant Traditional Knowledge<div class="ExternalClass3EB08203ED984DF3BB75D526BEFE0659"><p><span style="line-height:20px;font-size:14.6667px;font-family:'segoe ui', segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;color:#444444;">Analysis on the India’s Access and Benefit Sharing Regime on Biological Resources and Relevant Traditional Knowledge, Journal of Guizhou Social Science, October, 2014</span></p></div>3416Publication
              Comparative Study on Comprehensive and Centralized Jurisdiction Model of Specialized Environmental Courts and TribunalsComparative Study on Comprehensive and Centralized Jurisdiction Model of Specialized Environmental Courts and Tribunals<div class="ExternalClass549FB24E1E5D4585BFFDF3A54F2A2292"><p><span style="font-family:'segoe ui', segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;font-size:14.6667px;color:#444444;">​Comparative Study on Comprehensive and Centralized Jurisdiction Model of Specialized Environmental Courts and Tribunals, Journal of China University of Political Science and Law, Issue 1, 2015: 62-71​</span></p></div>3415Publication
              An Analysis on the Implementation Effects of India's Access and Benefit Sharing Regime on Biological Resources and Relevant Traditional KnowledgeAn Analysis on the Implementation Effects of India's Access and Benefit Sharing Regime on Biological Resources and Relevant Traditional Knowledge<div class="ExternalClassD28F5C9F39C643A7AB8C4E84230D1911"><p><span style="font-family:'segoe ui', segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;font-size:14.6667px;color:#444444;">​An Analysis on the Implementation Effects of India's Access and Benefit Sharing Regime on Biological Resources and Relevant Traditional Knowledge, Journal of Guizhou Normal University (Social Science), 2015, No.192(01) 98-103​</span></p></div>3414Publication
              Field Notes from the East: China’s New Environmental Public Interest Litigation in ActionField Notes from the East: China’s New Environmental Public Interest Litigation in Action<div class="ExternalClass01BA8F1B8CCC40B9BE88EAC10714970B"><p><span style="font-family:'segoe ui', segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;font-size:14.6667px;color:#444444;">​Field Notes from the East: China's New Environmental Public Interest Litigation in Action, Environmental Law Reporter: News & Analysis 45 ELR 10855, September, 2015 (Co-authored with Professor Jack Tuholske)​</span></p></div>http://www-assets.vermontlaw.edu/Assets/us-asia-partnerships/45.10855.pdf3413Publication

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              “Adaptive Law to Foster Resilience of Lashihai Watershed” and “Improving enforcement or compensating environmental damages: An analysis of china’s civil environmental public interest litigation from a comparative perspective”“Adaptive Law to Foster Resilience of Lashihai Watershed” and “Improving enforcement or compensating environmental damages: An analysis of china’s civil environmental public interest litigation from a comparative perspective”<div class="ExternalClass7D7D0DD8B8BC4DF2AE6EDABB295B6D79"><p><span style="font-family:'segoe ui', segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;font-size:14.6667px;color:#444444;">​"Adaptive Law to Foster Resilience of Lashihai Watershed" and "Improving enforcement or compensating environmental damages: An analysis of china's civil environmental public interest litigation from a comparative perspective" at Environmental Law on Three Continents – A Research Conference on Comparative Environmental Law in China, USA and EU in Uppsala, Sweden, 25-28 August 2015​</span></p></div>3417Presentation
              From Basics to Legal Frontiers: Introduction to Environmental Legal Litigation in China?From Basics to Legal Frontiers: Introduction to Environmental Legal Litigation in China?<div class="ExternalClassE32BCC80A8224BE88CA073536BA8DA70"><p><span style="font-family:'segoe ui', segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;font-size:14.6667px;color:#444444;">​"From Basics to Legal Frontiers: Introduction to Environmental Legal Litigation in China?" Faculty Development Seminars in China, International Faculty Development Seminars (IFDS), June 4, 2015</span></p></div>3418Presentation
              Environmental Civil Public Interest Litigation in ReviewEnvironmental Civil Public Interest Litigation in Review<div class="ExternalClass1D3AA15C3FE94FD580354BED36B93DC1"><p><span style="font-family:'segoe ui', segoe, tahoma, helvetica, arial, sans-serif;font-size:14.6667px;color:#444444;">​Environmental Civil Public Interest Litigation in Review, NGO and Lawyer Capacity Building Workshop in Beijing, April 11, 2015</span></p></div>3419Presentation
              Presentation to delegates from Union College Presentation to delegates from Union College<div class="ExternalClass3495E901394A4B83BA9D59B2D7E6AA88"><p>Presentation to the delegation from Union College for the Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) in Beijing on June 28, 2016.</p></div>3526Presentation
              A Perfect Storm: How the Taizhou Case Marks the Beginning of a New Wave of Environmental Enforcement in ChinaA Perfect Storm: How the Taizhou Case Marks the Beginning of a New Wave of Environmental Enforcement in China<div class="ExternalClass06898F12F4014C96B7443C66B61EE2EE"><p>​"A Perfect Storm: How the Taizhou Case Marks the Beginning of a New Wave of Environmental Enforcement in China" (with Amy Pickering) was submitted and accepted to IUCN Academy of Environmental Law 15th Annual Colloquium (29 May - 2 June 2017).</p></div>3643Presentation

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