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Forthcoming publication: Virág Blazsek’s Banking Bailout Law by Routledge

May 26, 2020

Virág Blazsek’s book, Banking Bailout Law, A Comparative Study of the United States, United Kingdom and the European Union, is now available for pre-order at Routledge. The book examines the different bank bailout and resolution techniques and tools through carefully selected case studies from the US, the EU, the UK, Spain and Hungary.

Just published: Praštalo on the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods

May 4, 2020

Boris Praštalo, a CEU alumnus (SJD in Department of Legal Studies '19), recently published his book: Uniformity in the Application of the CISG: Analysis of the Problem and Recommendations for the Future with Wolters Kluwer.

Magdalena Smieszek Defends Doctoral Dissertation Online with Top Grade

April 30, 2020

On March 31, 2020, Magdalena Smieszek defended her doctoral dissertation entitled “The Evolving Psychology of Inclusion and Exclusion in European Human Rights and Asylum Frameworks”. 

Interview with Assistant Professor Tommaso Soave

April 30, 2020

The Department of Legal Studies would like to introduce our newest Faculty member Assistant Professor Tommaso Soave. In the interview conducted by our CCL LLM student Ahmed Elbasuoney as part of an upcoming interview series, Professor Soave discusses his experience joining the Department in the beginning of March, his professional background, experience with online teaching and his hobbies. 

Professor Sciarra on Constitutional Courts and Austerity Measures

March 6, 2020

On 4 March 2020, Professor Sciarra, judge at the Italian Constitutional Court since 2014 and first woman elected by the Italian Parliament to this institution, presented on “Constitutional Courts and Austerity Measures”. By analyzing recent Italian constitutional case law dealing with the consequences of austerity, she addressed the limits and potential of how constitutional courts protect social rights and rights of workers.