About Centrum C-Law.org
The mission of Centrum C-Law.org is to contribute to the improvement of legislation and legal practice in the areas of commercial and company law, as well as to promote standards of best practice in corporate governance in Europe, with a particular emphasis on new Member States of the European Union and Associated Countries.
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Centrum C-LAW.org recommends: Catherine Malecki, "Corporate Social Responsibility - Perspectives in Sustainable Corporate Governance"
What if sustainable corporate governance was the solution to the challenges of the 21st Century (Shared Value, the well-being of stakeholders, the struggle against inequalities, climate change and corporate performance), half-way between Shareholder Primacy and Stakeholder Theory?
Centrum C-Law.org will help designing future corporate governance agenda of the European Union
Centrum C-Law.org on top of an international expert consortium will help designing future EU corporate governance agenda.
Centrum C-Law.org has won prestigious tender of the European Parliament.
An international consortium led by the Krakow-based Centrum C-Law.org has won the prestigious tender of the European Parliament for expert assistance and advice in the field of European company law.
Conference on Law & Economics of Insolvency - Polish practice faces international standards
Centrum C-law.org together with the Warsaw School of Economics, in response to the increasing interest in both Polish and International insolvency law for enterprises and the directions in the development of the insolvency laws, are making an effort to create a framework for discussion on current doctrinal controversies and the practice of insolvency law by hosting a international conference:
Warsaw Stock Exchange (WSE) joins the coalition of institutions seeking to create “Allerhand Institute” – the center of advanced legal studies, to provide ideas for the reform of the system of law and economic development of legal and institutional infrastructure of the financial market. The Institute has also the goal to strengthen Polish voice in the international debate on key legislation in the EU. Coalition of parties supporting the Allerhand Institute includes Centrum C-Law.org , the Polish Bar Association, the Court of Arbitration at the Polish Chamber of Commerce, Publishing House CH Beck, the leading law firms and many leading Polish lawyers. The formula is open for the further institutions and environments.
Public Law and Public Policymaking: A View from the United States
Centrum C-Law.org oraz Szkoła Prawa Amerykańskiego przy Wydziale Prawa i Administracji Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego, we współpracy z Uniwersytetem Ekonomicznym w Krakowie oraz Konsulatem Generalnym Stanów Zjednoczonych w Krakowie zapraszają na wykład Pani Profesor Susan Rose-Ackerman, który odbędzie się w dniu 2 czerwca 2009 r. na Auli Collegium Novum Uniwersytetu Jagiellońskiego.
Seminar The Regulation of Shareholders' Corporate Rights Following the Amendment of the Commercial Companies Code
Warsaw, 10 March 2009.
IT Law in Poland.
An Introduction to IP Law, Contract Law and Internet Liabilty. Authors: Golaczynski; Jacek; Adamski, Dariusz; Okon, Zbigniew; Ozóg, Marcin; Podles, Marcin; Soltys, Boguslaw; Editor: Wiebe, Andreas
Towards a Sustainable European Company Law: A Normative Analysis of the Objectives of EU Law, with the Takeover Directive as a Test Case
Final & Complete results of the SLE Thesis Competition
Roundtable discussion on the Cartesio judgment of the ECJ: What implications for European company and labour laws?
Seminar Florence 2009
30 January 2009, European University Institute, Florence Department of Law, Villa Schifanoia, Sala Triaria, Florence, Italy
The Nordic Company Law Seminar
Seminar Oslo 2008
3-5 September 2008, Arntzen de Besche Advokatfirma AS Bygdoy allé 2 Oslo, Norway
European Private Company 2008
Centrum C-Law.org is involved in the academic debate on regulatory issues surrounding the forthcoming enactment of a Statute on European Private Company (EPC).
HUK Law Quarterly
HUK - Law quarterly for the entire commercial, insolvency and capital market law
Actio Pro Socio
Centrum C-Law.org in cooperation with Sobieski Institute and Warsaw Stock Exchange establishes Expert Group 'Actio Pro Socio' dedicated to working out proposals for company law reform in Poland.
Book Project European Company Law after Inspire Art and EU-Enlargement: New Landscape and New Perspectives EU-Enlargement has changed the European Company Law Geography. However, by now it is quite unclear what new Geography is like. Company lawmaking in Europe, like any European lawmaking, is an art of finding compromises international coalitions of interests. Therefore it is crucial to see who is likely to share the same views on different legal questions, and thus to recognize what alliances are possible on the European level. With this book we would like to fill in some missing pieces of the puzzle that is the New Map of Corporate Europe. Table of contents
Scientiae Legis Excellentia
a competition for the best doctoral and master's thesis in the field of commercial and capital market law
organized by European Centre for Comparative Commercial and Company Law and Law quarterly HUK.
One Share One Vote
The European Commission has recently published a study on proportionality between capital and control in EU-countries’ listed companies. However, some conclusions of this study could be quite surprising as it shows that there is no conclusive evidence of a causal link between deviations from the proportionality principle and either the economic performance of listed companies or their governance.
FMCG Working Group
Centrum C-Law.org establishes "FMCG Working Group" to discuss the legal environment of marketing.
On ties between law and economics, or an essential theoretical tool kit for law practitioners
Conference Warsaw 2007
4 December 2007
Bristol Hotel, Warsaw, Poland
The CH Beck Publishers jointly with the Managing Editors of HUK Law Quarterly is organizing the first Law & Economics conference addressing practitioners of commercial law.
programme (in Polish only)
In the first half of 2007 Centrum C-Law.org was involved in pan-European BRITE project.
International academic seminar on the economics and law of the Central and Eastern European capital markets
Polish-Ukrainian-Lithunian Student Seminar
8-9 June 2007, KDPW S.A. - National Depository for Securities, ul. Książęca 4, Warsaw, Poland
The Impact of Banks on Corporate Covernance
Conference Warsaw 2006
14 November 2006, National Bank of Poland, Warsaw, Poland
Corporate Governance in Poland and Europe - status quo and prospects for reform
Conference Warsaw 2006
19 October 2006, Warsaw Stock Exchange (Listing Hall), Warsaw, Poland
The aim of the conference is to create a discussion platform for managers, stakeholders, public financial authorities, practitioners, politicians, and scholars interested in enhancing corporate governance regime for publicly held corporations in Poland as well as strengthening CEE's involvement in European policy making and EC company law & capital market legislation.
Recent Developments in EU Law
Polish-Swiss Student Seminar Krakow 2006
17-18 July 2006
Hearing on Future Priorities for the Action Plan on Company Law and Corporate Governance
Conference Brussels 2005
European Comission, Brussels, 3 May 2006
European Private Company
European Private Company EC Legislation Expert Group 10+: Position on the European Private Company
Centrum C-Law.org establishes "Expert Group 10+"
Centrum C-Law.org establishes "Expert Group 10+" Institutionalized expert networking Centrum C-Law's Board of Directors has adopted resolution on setting up an "Expert Group 10+"
EU-China Symposium: Corporate Governance of State Owned and State Holding Enterprises
Symposium Chongqing 2005
October 8-9 2005,
Liyuan Hotel, Chongqing, China
China has now the largest number of State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) and state holding enterprises (SHEs) in the world. Chongqing City has the larges number of SOEs and SHEs in China.
New European Company Law and Corporate Governance - The UK and the New Member States
Conference London 2005
London, 18 March 2005
Conference organised by the British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL) in cooperation with Centrum C-Law.org
Post-enlargement European Company Law: convergence or divergence in the age of competition for corporate charters?
Conference Kraków 2005
6 - 8 January 2005, Przegorzały Castle, Kraków, Poland
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