Jianlin Chen

University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School

Professor

University Square

185 Pelham Street, Carlton

Victoria, Victoria 3010

Australia

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“  My current primary research interests are law & religion and criminal law, with a particular focus on fraud (e.g., religious fraud regulation, fraudulent sex criminalization) and through a combination of comparative perspectives and economic analysis.  ”

Scholarly Papers (38)

1.

Clash of Corporate Personality Theories: A Comparative Study of One-Member Company in Singapore and China

Hong Kong Law Journal, Vol. 38, pp.425-452, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 09 Jun 2010
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Company Law, Comparative Law, Corporate Personality, One-Member Company, China, Singapore

Bargaining for Compensation in the Shadow of Regulatory Giving: The Case of Stock Trading Rights Reform in China

Columbia Journal of Asian Law, Vol. 20, pp. 298-356, 2006
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Jun 2010
Wen-Yeu Wang Wallace and Jianlin Chen
National Taiwan University - College of Law and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Split-Share Structure, Securities, Regulatory Takings, China, Givings

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Singapore's Culture War Over Section 377A: Through the Lens of Public Choice and Multi-Lingual Research

38(1) Law & Social Inquiry 106 (2013)
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2013
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Culture War, Public Choice, Sodomy, Language

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Reforming China’s Securities Civil Actions: Lessons from US’s PSLRA Reform and Taiwan’s Government Sanctioned Non-Profit Organization

Colombia Journal of Asian Law, Vol. 21, pp. 115-160, 2008
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 Jun 2010
Wen-Yeu Wang Wallace and Jianlin Chen
National Taiwan University - College of Law and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Securities, Class Actions, Non-Profit Organization, PSLRA, China, Taiwan

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China’s ‘Ding Zi Hu,’ US’s Kelo and Singapore’s En-Bloc Process: A New Model for Economic Development Eminent Domain from a Givings Perspective

Journal of Land Use and Environmental Law, Vol. 24, pp. 107-158, 2008
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 Jun 2010
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Takings, Givings, Property Rights, en-bloc, China, Singapore

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中国和新加坡一人公司:公司人格制度视角下的比较研究 (One Member Company in China and Singapore: A Comparative Study from the Perspective of Corporate Personality)

Review on Corporation Law, Vol. 15, p. 1, 2008
Posted: 11 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2012
Jianlin Chen and Rongjing Zhao
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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一人公司, 中国, 比较法, Corporate Personality Theory, Company Law, China, Singapore

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Curbing Rent-Seeking and Inefficiency with Broad Takings Powers and Undercompensation: The Case of Singapore from a Givings Perspective

Pacific Rim Law & Policy Journal, Vol. 19, pp. 1-61, 2010
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 02 May 2011
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Corruption, Governance, Property Rights, Singapore, Givings, Takings, Rent-Seeking

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Regulatory Giving and Bargaining for Compensation in Stock Trading and Rights Reform: The Convergence of Public and Private Law (股权分置改革中的行政授予与补偿协商:公法与私法的融合)

Peking University Law Review, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 78-105, 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 07 Nov 2010
Wen-Yeu Wang Wallace and Jianlin Chen
National Taiwan University - College of Law and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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股权分置, 行政授予, 财产法则, 中国

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Singapore's En-Bloc Process and Reforming China's Eminent Domain (新加坡En-Bloc 程序与我国拆迁制度的立法完善)

Xiamen University Law Review, Vol. 17, p. 246, 2009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Nov 2010
Jianlin Chen and Jiongzhe Cui
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and Deacons
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Eminent Domain, China, En-Bloc, Givings, 土地征收, 中国, 政府授予

10.

Challenges in Designing Public Procurement Linkages: A Case Study of SMEs Preference in China's Government Procurement

30 UCLA Pacific Basin Law Journal 149-200 (2013), University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2013/041
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 15 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2014
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Government Procurement, Public Procurement, Procurement Linkages, SMEs, Preferential Policies in Procurement, China

11.

Money and Power in Religious Competition: A Critique of the Religious Free Market

3(2) Oxford Journal of Law and Religion 212-234 (2014), doi: 10.1093/ojlr/rwt069, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014/005
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2014
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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money, political power, religious free market, affirmative action, separation of religion and politics

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The Yet-to-Be Effective But Effective Tax: Hong Kong's Buyer's Stamp Duty as a Critical Case Study of Legislation by Press Release

10 University of Pennsylvania East Asia Law Review 1-65, 2014, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2015/010
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 11 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2015
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Stamp Duty, Legislation by Press Release, Retrospective, Retroactive, Politic, Hong Kong, Property Cooling Measures

13.

Property Rights Arrangement in Emerging Natural Resources: A Case Study of China's Nationalization of Wind and Sunlight

27 Columbia Journal of Asian Law 81-127 (2013), University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014/022
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2015
Jianlin Chen and Jiongzhe Cui
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and Deacons
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Property Rights, Emerging Natural Resources, China, Wind, Solar, Climate Resources, State-ownership

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Ho Tung Gardens Saga and the Basis of Compensation Under the Antiquities and Monuments Ordinance: A Comparative and Incentive Case Study on Regulatory Takings

43 Hong Kong Law Journal 835-868 (2013)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jan 2014
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Antiquities and Monuments Ordinance, Hong Kong, historical preservation, regulatory takings, Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Areas Act, Ho Tung Gardens

15.

Black Magic, Sex Rituals and the Law: A Case Study of Sexual Assault by Religious Fraud in Thailand

37(1) UCLA Pacific Basin Law Journal 25-57 (2020)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Aug 2020
Jianlin Chen and Phapit Triratpan
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Rape by Deception, Fraudulent Sex, Religious Fraud, Religious Freedom, Sexual Assault, Victim Blaming, Thai Constitutional Law

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More Market-Oriented than the United States and More Socialist than China: A Comparative Public Property Story of Singapore

Pacific Rim Law & Policy Journal, Vol. 23, 1-55, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2014/006
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2014
Jianlin Chen and Jiongzhe Cui
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and Deacons
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Public Property, Private Property, China, Market Mechanism, Singapore, Efficiency, Corruption, Public Access, Traffic Management

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Bias and Religious Truth-Seeking in Proselytization Restrictions: An Atypical Case Study of Singapore

8(1) Asian Journal of Comparative Law 1-65 (2013), University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2013/038
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 15 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2014
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Religion, Law, Singapore, Proselytization, Religious Propagation, Religious Discrimination, Religious Freedom

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The Law and Religious Market Theory: China, Taiwan and Hong Kong (Chapter 2: The Law and Religious Market Theory)

Chapter 2, The Law and Religious Market Theory: China, Taiwan and Hong Kong (Cambridge University Press 2017); ISBN 9781107170179
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 29 Nov 2017
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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religious economic model, religious freedom, neutrality, religious choice, religious discrimination, market transition, Establishment, political participation, externality, comparative law

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Book Review: The Coase Theorem, Richard A. Posner and Francesco Parisi (Eds.)

43 Hong Kong Law Journal 1083-1085 (2013)
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 21 Jan 2014
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Coase Theorem

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Deconstructing the Religious Free Market

3 Journal of Law, Religion and State 1-24 (2014)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Dec 2014
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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religious free market, church and state, Establishment, Free Exercise, defintion of religion

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Government-Sponsored Religious Education in Hong Kong after the Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong v. Secretary for Justice

3(2) Oxford Journal of Law and Religion 340-346 (2014), University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2013/047
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 08 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2014
Shue Sing Churk and Jianlin Chen
Independent and University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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law and religion; Hong Kong law; religious education; church and state

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授予法理下的公共财产保护:新加坡实践经验的借鉴 (Safeguarding Public Property under Givings Jurisprudence: A Comparative Study of Singapore and China)

Law and Social Sciences, Vol. 9, pp. 178, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Dec 2012
Jianlin Chen and Jiongzhe Cui
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and Deacons
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givings, public property, China, Singapore, 公共财产, 中国, 车牌拍卖, 土地征收

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Lying About God (and Love?) to Get Laid: The Case Study of Criminalizing Sex Under Religious False Pretense in Hong Kong

Cornell International Law Journal, Vol. 51, No. 3, 553-607, 2018
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 27 Mar 2019
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Religious Freedom, Religious Fraud, U.S. V Ballard, Fraudulent Sex, Rape-by-Deception, Procurement, Supernatural, Asia, Religious Discrimination

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Optimal Property Rights for Emerging Natural Resources: A Case Study on Owning Atmospheric Moisture

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform, Vol. 50, No. 1, 2016
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 17 Jan 2017
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Property Rights, State-Ownership, Weather Modification, Water Law, Emerging Natural Resources

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Joyous Buddha, Holy Father, and Dragon God Desiring Sex: A Case Study of Rape by Religious Fraud in Taiwan (刑法第221條在宗教騙色案件中的適用:宗教自由視野下的分析)

13(2) National Taiwan University Law Review 183-237 (2018)
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Jan 2019 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2019
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Rape-by-deception, Religious Fraud, Fraudulent Sex, Forcible Sex, Religious Freedom, Rape Reform, Taiwan, Criminal Law

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Fraudulent Sex Criminalization in Australia: Disparity, Disarray and the Underrated Procurement Offence

43(2) UNSW Law Journal 581-614 (2020)
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 14 Aug 2020
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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rape by deception, fraudulent sex, sexual assault, duplicate offence, law reform, sexual offence

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The Hidden Sexual Offence: The (Mis)Information of Fraudulent Sex Criminalisation in Australian Universities

42(4) Sydney Law Review 425-467 (2020)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Feb 2021
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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sexual assault, fraudulent sex, university, rape myths, legal errors, rape-by-deception, procurement offence, Change the Course, campus sexual assault, sexual consent, university governance

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The Curse of the Lecherous Spiritual Charlatans: Law, Moral Panic and Newspaper Reports of Rape by Religious Fraud in Taiwan

University of Pennsylvania Asian Law Review, Vol. 17, 89-136 (2022)
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 May 2022
Jianlin Chen and Shao Yuan Chong
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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religious fraud, media analysis, Taiwan, rape-by-deception, sexual offence, moral panic, rape myth, taboo, presumption of guilt

29.

Tools for Immediate Regulatory Tax Implementation: Subsidiary Legislation vs. Legislation by Press Release

2015 Singapore Journal of Legal Studies 1-25
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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executive power, regulation, circumvention, time-lag, subsidary legislation, legislation by press release, separation of powers

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Hong Kong’s Chinese Temples Ordinance: A Cautionary Case Study of Discriminatory and Misguided Regulation of Religious Fraud

Journal of Law and Religion, Vol. 33, No. 3, 421-446, 2018
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 14 Aug 2020
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Religious Freedom, Religious Fraud, Fraud Regulation, Hong Kong, Basic Law, Equality, Religious Discrimination, Iccpr

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Managing Religious Competition in China: Regulating Provisions of Charitable Activities by Religious Organizations

in Regulating Religion in Asia: Norms, Modes and Challenges 207-230 (Jaclyn L. Neo, Arif A. Jamal, & Daniel P.S. Goh eds., Cambridge University Press 2019)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 May 2019
Jianlin Chen and Junyu Loveday Liu
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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Law & Religious Market, religious freedom, charity, China, proselytization restrictions, market regulation

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从 “非公即私”到公私一体:《慈善法》的变革与局限 (Self-serving and Benevolence in Conflicting Unison: A Marketization Analysis of China Charity Law Reform)

2018(2) 财经法学 [Law & Economy] 20-30
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
Jianlin Chen and Junyu Loveday Liu
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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慈善法, 市场化改革, 社会监督, 主体自治, charity law, marketization, social supervision, organization autonomy

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Misfiring the First Judicial Shot at Legislation by Press Release: Wong Chak Sin V Collector of Stamp Revenue

Hong Kong Law Journal 813-827 (2016), Vol 46
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 13 Jul 2017
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Legislation by Press Release, Retrospective, Retroactive, Proportionality, Buyer Stamp Duty, Property Tax

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Rape-by-Deception in China: A Messy but Pragmatically Desirable Criminal Law

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 43, No. 2, 2023
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 30 Nov 2023
Jianlin Chen and Bijuan Lu
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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rape-by-deception, China, religious fraud, impersonation of intimate partner, civil law, criminal law reform

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Book Review: Extraterritoriality in East Asia: Extraterritorial Criminal Jurisdiction in China, Japan, and South Korea

Australian Journal of Asian Law, Vol. 22, No. 1, Article 12: 129-30, 2022
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 08 Mar 2022
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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Two Is a Crowd: An Australian Case Study on Legislative Process, Law Reform Commissions and Dealing with Duplicate Offences

42(1) Statute Law Review 70-87 (2021)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 30 Nov 2023
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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rape-by-deception, criminal law reform, procurement offence, redundancy, structure, law reform commissions, legislative process, sexual offence

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Law and Politics of Religious Fraud Regulation: China, Taiwan and Hong Kong

Jianlin Chen, Law and Politics of Religious Fraud Regulation: China, Taiwan and Hong Kong (Edward Elgar 2023)
Number of pages: 19
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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religious freedom, constitutional law, cult and superstition, rape-by-deception, public choice, democratic backsliding, definition of religion, witchcraft, religious fraud

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Fraudulent Sex Criminalisation in Singapore: Haphazard Evolution and Accidental Success

Singapore Journal of Legal Studies, Sep 2020, pp 479–501
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Jan 2021
Jianlin Chen
University of Melbourne - Melbourne Law School
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