The Legal Studies Department Mourns the Loss of Former Professor, Helen Hartnell

October 30, 2023

On September 18, 2023 Prof. Helen Hartnell peacefully passed away in Berlin. 

Professor Juliana Cesario Alvim Gomes: Litigating for Abortion Decriminalization in Brazil

September 27, 2023

Juliana Cesario Alvim Gomes played a significant role in the ongoing legal case regarding the decriminalization of abortion up to 12 weeks in Brazil.

Professor Tajti's presentations on secured transactions law reforms at the Georgian-American University in Tbilisi, Georgia

July 3, 2023

As part of his presentation held at the Georgian-American University in Tbilisi, Georgia, on 16th of June, Professor Tajti  focused on selected aspects of secured transactions law reforms. He specifically targeted those topics that have proved to be of key importance for Georgia, a country undergoing reforms as well.

The Aesthetics of International Law conference

June 26, 2023

In May 2023, forty adventurous scholars from all continents convened at CEU for a conference on The Aesthetics of International Law. In a dynamic and informal setting, the speakers discussed various visualizations of international legal processes and institutions and explored their significance for our understanding of the role of international law in different contexts and across different media. 

Jipariza Jumagazieva (HR LLM student) presents paper at the Association for Study of Nationalities Convention

June 21, 2023

On 18 May 2023, Jipariza Jumagazieva, an LLM student from the Human Rights Program, presented a thought-provoking paper on secondary citizenship in wartime at the Association for the Study of Nationalities Convention organized by Columbia University's Harriman Institute.