Jianhong FAN


Email jhfan@um.edu.mo
(853) 8822 4092
E32 – 3010

Faculty of Law (FLL),
University of Macau, E32,
Avenida da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China.
Office HoursMonday 11h00~12h00 (noon)
Friday 11h00~12h00 (noon)

Academic Qualifications

  • Dr.iur.(Ph.D in Juridical Sciences), University of Freiburg, Germany
  • LL.M.(Master of law in International Law), University of Kiel, Germany
  • Certificate of undergraduate program in German Law (4 years) (equivalent to Bachelor of Laws), University of Kiel, Germany
  • Certificate of second Bachelor program in Chinese Law(3 years), University of Hangzhou(University of Zhejiang), China
  • Bachelor of Arts in German Language and Literature, University of Hangzhou(University of Zhejiang), China

Teaching Area

LL.M. Courses

  • International Business Law
  • Comparative Commercial Organization
  • Comparative Economic Law(optional course)
  • Classic Case Study of German Civil Law(optional course)

Research Interests

  • International Business Law/Company Law and Economic Law/Comparative Private Law(Case study of German and Chinese Law)

Selected Publications

1. Books (Authored or/and Edited)

  1. Fan,J.H./Chen,K.R./Tang,C./Zhang,Q.(2017), Contract Law for the  International Sale of Goods, Law Press China, Beijing, ISBN-978-7-5197-1140-5 (Chinese)
  2. Fan,J.H.(2017), Concretizing Application of the Proportion Principle in the Conflict of Dismissal under the impact of the Enterprise’s Economic Woes,ISBN-10: 3330032790,ISBN-13: 978-3-330-03279-8(English)
  3. Fan,J.H./Li, C. (2013), Study on German Law,China Legal Publishing House, Beijing, I S B N:978-75093-4-331-9(Chinese)
  4. Fan, J.H./Li, H.M./Li, C. (2013), A Study on the doctrine and cases of Disregarding the Corporate Personality (Durchgriffshaftung) of Company in USA, China and Germany, University of Macau, ISBN: 978-99965-1-036-6(Chinese)
  5. Fan, J. H., & Pereira, A.D. (2011), Commercial and Economic Law in Macau (second edition). The Hague: Kluwer Law International, Walters Kluwer, ISBN:9789041136121 (English)
  6. Fan, J.H. (1997), Rechtsgrundlage und Kontrollstruktur der Arbeitgeberkündigung nach den Grundsätzen deutscher Verhältnismässigkeit und chinesischer  beilegungsimmanenten Schiedsentscheidung, Monographs of European University Studies, European Academic Publisher, Peter Lang Verlag, Frankfurt/M., Berlin, Bern, New York, Paris, Wien, ISSN 0531-7312, ISBN3-631-30176-6(German)

2. Articles in Journals and collected papers

  1. Fan,J.H.(2018), An Introduction to the Connotations of Comparative Law -A Perspective from a Chinese Scholar, Juridikum Zeitschrift für Kritik, Recht, Gesellschaft, Heft 1/2018, Österreich Verlag, 60-69(English)
  2. Fan,J.H.(2016), The orientation of legal system, layout of rules and literal expression in codification of Chinese Civil Code, in Journal of Macau Law Sciences, Vol.1/2016, 83-98(Chinese)
  3. Q./Liu,Y./Fan,J.H.(2015), The effects of external stakeholder pressure and ethical leadership on corporate social responsibility in China, Journal of Management & Organization, Cambridge University Press and Australian and New Zealand Academy of Management ,Vol.21, Issue 04, 388 – 410(English).
  4. Fan,J.H.(2014), Judges’ Continuing Construction in enterprise-conditioned employer dismissal in Germany: specific research of the proportion principle, Beijing Law Review, USA, vol.5/2014,322-341(English)
  5. Fan, J.H.(2013), Durchgriffshaftung gegen Gesellschafter wegen Unterkapitalisierung im chinesischen Gesellschaftsrecht, Recht der internationalen Wirtschaft, 59.Jahrgang, Heft08/2013,515-520,Verlag Recht und Wirtschaft, Germany(German)
  6. Fan,J.H./Tian,Q. (2013), Free or Limited Dismissal by Enterprise Owners in Germany -A Classic and Authoritative Discussion, Beijing Law Review, USA,2013, Vol.4, No.04, 180-184(English)
  7. Fan, J.H./Neuwirth,R.(2012), Die Wahrung von Betriebs- und Geschäftsgeheimnissen im Spannungsverhältnis zur Berufsfreiheit am Beispiel der Volksrepublik China, Recht der internationalen Wirtschaft, 58.Jahrgang, Heft03/2012,123-128, Verlag Recht und Wirtschaft, Germany(German)
  8. Fan,J.H.(2010), On the space in the application of Law and Judicial Independence: German Law as an Example, Academic Journal of one country two systems,1, 2010, pp76-85 (Chinese)
  9. Fan, J. H. (2009). On Basic Law Art. 6 and Art. 103 about Protection, Limitation and Requisition of Property Rights, in:Luo Weijian/Wang Yu, Selected Works of Social Sciences and Humanities of Macau(Basic Law), Social Sciences Academic Press(China), 298-323, Beijing. (Chinese)
  10. Richter,Thomas/Fan,Jianhong(2008), Strafrecht, in Brunhild Staiger/Stefan Friedrich/hans-Wilm Schuette(Herausgeber), Das grosse China Lexikon, Primus Verlag,Germany(German).
  11. Fan, J. H. (2007). Das Zhong-Yong-Prinzips(Golden Mean) im Licht des Verhältnismässigkeitsgrundsatzes i.e.S. in der chinesischen Kündigungsbeschränkung, In Volker Rieble (Ed). Festschrift für Manfred Löwisch., 99-113, Sellier . European Law Publishers,Munich, Germany(German).
  12. Fan, J. H., & Tian, Q. (2006). Rechtsschutz der Direktinvestition von Internationalen Unternehmen in der VR China(Law protection of direct investment of transnational Corporations in PR China), In Mark Boguslawskij/Alexander Trunk (Ed.). Legal issues of foreign investment in transition countries,239-254, [in German language] Berlin & Wien: BWV(Berliner wissenschaftlicher Verlag), Germany(German).
  13. Fan, J.H.(1997). Rezeption des Deutschen Strafrechts in China, in: Journal of International Asian Forum, 361-374, Heidelberg, Germany(German)
  14. Fan,J.H.(1996).Arbeitgeberkündigungsgrunde nach neuen Arbeitsgesetz, in: Recht der internationalen Wirtschaft, 29-35, Verlag Recht und Wirtschaft, Heidelberg, Germany(German)

Related Working Experience & Professional Membership

  • Arbitrator of International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC-South China), Arbitrator of Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration(SCIA) and Arbitrator of World Trade Center (Macau) and Member of Arbitration Commission of China-ASEAN (Macau)
  • Associate Professor (full time) for International Economic Law, Faculty of Law at Zhejiang University (1998-2000)
  • Legal Consultant (full time) under the guidance of Prof. Dr.iur. Stefan Messmann of a German international business law firm: Wessing Berenberg-Gossler Zimmermann Lange (1997-1998)
  • Research fellow(wiss.Sondermitarbeiter)(full time) under direction of Prof. Dr.iur. Dr. h.c. mult. Albin Eser, M.C.J. and Prof. Dr. iur.Dr. h.c. mult. Günther Kaiser in Max-Planck-Institute of Foreign and International Criminal Law in Germany (1995-1997)
  • Sworn translator for Court of State Kiel, Germany (1990-1995)
  • Student Research Assistant(hiwi) with guidance from Prof. Dr. iur. Dr. rer. pol. Dr. h.c. mult. Franz Jürgen Säcker in institute of Economic Law, Labor Law and Tax law and in dean office of faculty of law, also under the guidance of Prof.Dr.iur.Haimo Schack, LL.M. (Berkeley) in institute of European and International Private and Procedural Law, faculty of law at University of Kiel in Germany (1990-1995)
  • Visiting Scholar under the guidance of Prof. Dr. iur. Dr. h.c. Jost Delbrück, LL.M. LL.D. h.c. (IN) and Prof. Dr. iur. Dr.h.c.Rüdiger Wolfrum in Institute for International Law at University of Kiel in Germany (Oct/1988-Juni/1989)
  • Senior Instructor (full time) in Faculty of Foreign Languages (1984-1988) and Assistant in Faculty of Law at Hangzhou University (1988)