Enlightenment of American Legal Theory and Practice of "Piercing the Corporate Veil" to China

  •  Minghao Li    


Observing the current legal system and theory of America, "piercing the corporate veil" is in a state of "chaos" in both of them. How can China learn from the rule of law and the theory of "piercing the corporate veil"? How to avoid its harm and gain its benefits? Due to different national conditions and judicial systems, also differences between civil law system and common law system, and at the same time, the world is in the era of globalization, the exchange of legal culture of Chinese legal system is expanding and deepening day by day. Therefore, it is necessary to study the rule and theory of "piercing the corporate veil". This paper systematically summarizes the current situation of the rule and theory of "piercing the corporate veil" in America, explores the causes of the confusion, and puts forward some suggestions to prevent the occurrence of problems in China after transplanting this rule, which is very necessary and timely.

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