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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              A Perfect Storm: How the Taizhou Case Marks the Beginning of a New Wave of Environmental Enforcement in Chinahttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3655A Perfect Storm: How the Taizhou Case Marks the Beginning of a New Wave of Environmental Enforcement in China<div class="ExternalClassB3B6838589104B7EB25CDEC62FD276AB"><p>Abstract, "A Perfect Storm: How the Taizhou Case Marks the Beginning of a New Wave of Environmental Enforcement in China" (with Amy Pickering), IUCN Academy of Environmental Law 15th Annual Colloquium (29 May - 2 June 2017).</p></div>3655PublicationOther
              https://livestream.com/vermontlawschoolhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3654https://livestream.com/vermontlawschool<div class="ExternalClass1BD68700DCB84CFEB31FDCDA19B26486"><p>"Where the Compensation Fund Comes from in the Environmental Public Interest Litigation? How to manage the fund?" (With Ma Rongzhen & Ge Feng), <em>China Environment</em>, Issue 2 (February 20, 2017)</p></div>3654PublicationArticle
              Environmental Civil Public Interest Litigation: Empowering Chinese Environmental NGOs to Fight against Pollutionhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3622Environmental 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>3622PublicationArticle
              Digital Environment and Public Participation in Chinahttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3621Digital 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>3621PublicationArticle
              Environmental and Biodiversity Law Clinic at Southwest Forestry University: A New Environmental Law Clinic Model in Chinahttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3620Environmental 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>3620PublicationArticle
              International Perspectives: Citizen Suits in the U.S.http://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3619International 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>3619PublicationChapter
              Environmental and Biodiversity Law Clinic at Southwest Forestry University: A New Environmental Law Clinic Model in Chinahttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3528Environmental 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>3528PublicationArticle
              International Perspectives: Citizen Suits in the U.S.http://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3527International 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>3527PublicationChapter
              Environmental Civil Public Interest Litigation in Chinahttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3488Environmental 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.pdf3488PublicationArticle
              Analysis on the India’s Access and Benefit Sharing Regime on Biological Resources and Relevant Traditional Knowledgehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3416Analysis 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>3416PublicationArticle
              Comparative Study on Comprehensive and Centralized Jurisdiction Model of Specialized Environmental Courts and Tribunalshttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3415Comparative 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>3415PublicationArticle
              An Analysis on the Implementation Effects of India's Access and Benefit Sharing Regime on Biological Resources and Relevant Traditional Knowledgehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3414An 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>3414PublicationArticle
              Field Notes from the East: China’s New Environmental Public Interest Litigation in Actionhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3413Field 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.pdf3413PublicationArticle

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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”http://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3417“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?http://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3418From 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 Reviewhttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3419Environmental 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 Collegehttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3526 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 Chinahttp://portal.vermontlaw.edu/Metacatalogs/Lists/Accomplishments Activities/DispForm.aspx?ID=3643A 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

              Awards & Accomplishments

              Awards & Accomplishments