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.

The book SECURITY RIGHTS AND THE EUROPEAN INSOLVENCY REGULATION, with contributions of Prof. Tajti, has been published

May 9, 2017

The book Security Rights and the European Insolvency Regulation (edited by Profs. Gerard McCormack and Reinhard Bork, published: Intersentia – Cambridge-Antwerp-Portland) appeared on the market in April 2017. The book is the outcome of two years of cooperative effort by a project team made up of researchers from five European universities, co-funded by the Civil Justice Programme of the European Union.

Department of Legal Studies Mourns Wiktor Osiatyński, Distinguished Faculty Member, Constitutionalist and Human Rights Defender

May 3, 2017

Professor Wiktor Osiatyński, a long-time faculty member passed away at the age of 72 after a struggle with cancer.

Article by Professor Csongor Nagy cited in a judgment of the Hungarian Supreme Court

April 26, 2017

In a recent decision on the standard of judicial review in administrative antitrust/competition matters (Case Kfv.III.37.582/2016/16, available at, the Hungarian Supreme Court (Kúria) cited Professor Nagy’s article: Fair trial/due process and judicial review in competition proceedings / Tisztességes eljárás és bírósági felülvizsgálat a versenyfelügyeleti eljárásban, in Yearbook of Competition and Regulation 2014