Contemporary Central & East European Law

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No. 1 (133) (2019)
Published December 16, 2020
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CC&EEL invites submissions for its Issue 2. You can find details in the Call for papers:


December 17, 2020

New volume of CC&EEL is out now!

Issue 1 (133) of the Contemporary Central & East European Law has just been published! Don't miss the first volume released after long break. You can find all articles here, while the whole issue is available here.


December 16, 2020

ILS PAS is recruiting an bilingual: French and English-speaking Editor

Editorial board of the scientific journal ‘Contemporary Central & East European Law’  (published since 1964, titled ‘Droit Polonais Contemporain – Polish Contemporary Law), issued by the Institute of Law Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences is seeking an bilingual: French and English-speaking Editor.


October 29, 2019

Reactivation of the scientific journal

Contemporary Central & East European Law is a scientific journal of the Institute of Law Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences, replacing the suspended in 2000 quarterly bilingual journal published since 1964, titled ‘Droit Polonais Contemporain – Polish Contemporary Law’ (ISSN 0070-7325). Due to its high standards and unique concept, building on the experiences of its predecessor, the CC&EEL will take an important place in the academic world.


September 23, 2019


Anna Młynarska-Sobaczewska, Katarzyna Kubuj, Aleksandra Mężykowska
10 - 20
Public Morality as a Legitimate Aim to Limit Rights and Freedoms in the National and International Legal Order
Monika Domańska, Dawid Miąsik, Monika Szwarc
21 - 32
The Application of EU Law by Polish Courts. General Remarks on 15 Years of Experience
Mateusz Błachucki
33 - 42
The Role of Soft Law in Functioning of Supranational Competition Networks
Lavinia Brancusi
43 - 54
Why is the Functionality Doctrine in Trade Mark Law worth Advanced (Re)Consideration?
Alina Sperka-Cieciura
55 - 63
The Impact of the Ownership Structure of the Company Managing an Airport on its Functioning
Marlena Jankowska
64 - 74
Copyright – an Ally for Fashion in the Intellectual Property Rights System?
Agata Kleczkowska
75 - 93
Explaining the Meaning of ‘Grey Zones’ in Public International Law Based on the Example of the Conflict in Ukraine
Łukasz Czarnecki
94 - 103
The 2020 Foreign Investment Law of China. Confucianism and New Challenges for Social Development
Aleksander Mazan
104 - 117
Representation in the Polish legal system
Ewa Suknarowska-Drzewiecka
118 - 131
Polish Employment Law in the Face of Digitization and New Technologies
Witold Klaus
132 - 141
Criminalisation of Beggars: the Causes and Consequences of the Phenomenon
Hanna Kuczyńska
142 - 160
Nazi Crimes in Poland. A Never-Ending Search for Justice
Konrad Buczkowski, Paulina Wiktorska
161 - 170
How Crime has Changed in a Universally Mobile Society, Based on the Example of Poland. A Research Concept
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