Chapter 8 – Environmental PILs Returned to the Starting Point in 2013
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The new Civil Procedure Law, which formally established the public interest litigation (PIL) system, took effect on January 1, 2013. Nonetheless, no breakthroughs have been made in environmental PILs, which instead suffered a “cold spell.” This paper offers a brief review of environmental PIL cases handled by local courts from 2…

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Lin, Yanmei and Wang, Xiaoxi, “Chapter 8 – Environmental PILs Returned to the Starting Point in 2013”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 29 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_liu_9789004324596_0009>
First published online: 2016



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