Farewell to Professor Peter Hay

June 7, 2017

The Department of Legal Studies expressed his gratitude to Professor Peter Hay (recurrent visiting professor) for his 22 years-long teaching and support at a small gathering held on 1st of June. As Prof. Tibor Varady, one of the founders of the Department put it, without the input of Prof. Hay and the other visiting scholars, all internationally renowned experts of various areas of law, our Department would not be what it is today.

Departmental Coffee House - May 12, 2017

June 6, 2017

On May 12, 2017 the Department of Legal Studies organized its 3rd annual Departmental Coffee House where students, faculty and alumni met to share their experiences in and after CEU. After the opening remarks of Professor Tibor Varady, Professor Emeritus, Professor Renata Uitz, Chair of the Comparative Constitutional Law program, chaired and moderated the meeting. During the Coffee House three alumni gave retrospection on student life in CEU and presentation on their careers after graduation from CEU.


CEU IBL students participate in OPL/ExplicoTech Case Study Competition

May 26, 2017

On May 20, 10 students from CEU’s International Business Law program participated in a case study competition organized by OPL Attorneys and ExplicoTech. The CEU students were joined by 5 students from the Faculty of Economics of Babes-Bolyai University (Romania), who acted as financial advisors. In a simulation of a real business-life scenario, three mixed teams of lawyers and economists received on the spot a case involving the potential construction of an

CEU Legal Studies Department welcomes exchange students from the China-EU Law School

May 16, 2017

Professor Tibor Tajti, a group of students from the CEU International Business Law Program, and several doctoral candidates welcomed a group of exchange students from the China-EU School of Law (Beijing) to CEU on May 15, 2017. The exchange students will attend courses offered by the Department of Legal Studies through the end of the academic year as part of a cooperative program that started in 2008. The Department welcomes them and wishes them a fruitful and joyful stay in Budapest.

Departmental Coffee House - Meet Your Alumni, May 12

May 11, 2017

The Department of Legal Studies organizes its annual Departmental Coffee House within the framework of the Alumni Reunion Weekend 2017. At the Coffee House students can meet alumni of our department.

The Coffee House takes place on May 12, 2017 at 5:00 pm.

Venu: Gellner room, Monument Building

Program is available here.