Mark Jia is Associate Professor of Law at Georgetown University Law Center. He specializes in comparative and transnational law, with particular focus on China and the United States. He was formerly a law clerk to Justice David Souter and Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the U.S. Supreme Court and Judge William Fletcher of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He is a graduate of Princeton University; Oxford University, where he studied as a Rhodes Scholar; and Harvard Law School.

Last Updated: October 16, 2023

What’s Behind China’s Laws to Protect Privacy?

Samm Sacks & Mark Jia
In his article “Authoritarian Privacy” for the University of Chicago Law Review, Mark Jia writes: “Privacy laws are traditionally associated with democracy. Yet autocracies increasingly have them.” In this ChinaFile Q&A, Jia and Samm Sacks...