Studies and Investigations on Overseas Divorce Property Division

Xiujuan ZHOU, Nan LI


This paper starts from investigating foreign countries’ divorce property division and points out the legislation defects of Chinese divorce property division from two aspects which are the scope of community property of the spouses and the effect of property division. At last, the paper proposes some suggestions on introducing foreign experiences in order to realize further development of laws.


Community property of the spouses; Property division scope; Property division effect

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