AN INTRODUCTION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESSLAW
The Department of BusinessLaw is a part of the university’s School of Business. We also teach at the foundational level in theuniversity’s School of Economics. The focusof the Department of Business Law is on the teaching and research of legal subjectsclosely associated with business matters. The main subjects on which the Department of BusinessLaw concentrates are:
– commercial contractlaw;
– corporate law;
– trade law;
– European Union internalmarket law;
– financial law;
– tax law;
– public economic law;and
– labor law.
Business law topics are taught at theuniversity in both Hungarian and English.
In the context of subjects taught by the Department,members of the Department regularly provide guidance and undertake supervisory activitiesrelated to theses and TDK papers.
The Department of BusinessLaw has been operating since 2013 as a part of the university’s Institute ofFinance, Accounting and Economic Law. TheDepartment currently has eleven faculty members. These faculty members areassisted by adjunct faculty. The Departmenthas been headed by Balázs Bodzási since July 1, 2017.
In addition to their workas university lecturers, members of the Department also work as practicinglawyers and in the judicial, arbitration and tax advisory fields. Many membersof our Department also have experience in international trade law and aremembers of international professional associations.
As a forum for publishingresearch of the Department, we launched the journal Corvinus Law Papers in2015. The primary purpose of the journal is to publish results of researchconducted by members of the Department.
Members of our Departmentserve as editors and editorial staff on several nationally published legaljournals such as the Company Gazette, Fontes Iuris, Reports of Judgments and CourtDecisions.
It is important for our Departmentto maintain contact and cooperation with our students, the law faculties ofother universities and the business community.
Our goal is to make legalissues arising from the day-to-day running of businesses understandable andmanageable for business students. Wewant to provide students with practical knowledge that will enable them successfullyto identify and solve problems of a business law nature that will arise intheir subsequent work.