Alumni of HESP ReSET project on comparative constitutional law meet in Moscow at ILPP-MSU conference

February 7, 2018

On February 2-4, 2018 the Institute of Law and Public Policy (ILPP), a long-time project partner of the Department of Legal Studies organized an international conference 25 years of Evolution of Constitutionalism in Russia and Central and Eastern Europe together with the Law School of “Lomonosov” Moscow State University.

SJD candidate Giulia Priora, Berihun Gebeye and Michael Kanu are recipients of awards for doctoral students

February 5, 2018

The Department of Legal Studies is pleased to announce that three of their SJD Candidates received an award for the progress and achievements of their doctoral thesis so far.

Marie-Pierre Granger recently published a chapter in the Research Handbook in European Tort Law

January 30, 2018

Marie-Pierre Granger, SPP/IR/Legal Studies faculty member, recently published a chapter in the Research Handbook in European Tort Law (Edward Elgar 2017). The Research Handbook on EU Tort Law focuses on the study of the law of tort/delict/non-contractual liability of the European Union and examines the institutional liability of the EU, Francovich liability, and liability arising from a variety of EU secondary legislation (directives/regulations).

Sajo - Uitz: The Constitution of Freedom published by OUP

January 17, 2018

Professor Andras Sajo's return to CEU from the European Court of Human Rights was marked by the publication of The Constitution of Freedom: An Introduction to Legal Constitutionalism, a co-authored volume by Andras Sajo and Renata Uitz.

25 Years of the European Convention on Human Rights in Hungary

January 17, 2018

On 11 January 2018 the Institute for Legal Studies of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HAS) organized a conference marking the release of a special issue of HAS’s legal quarterly Állam- és Jogtudomány edited by Professor Karoly Bard (Head of Department, CEU Legal Studies) and Associate Professor Petra Bard (ELTE; CEU visiting faculty).