175 Years of the April Laws – The Foundation of Modern Hungary

date: 17 April 2023 - 18 April 2023

location: ELTE, Faculty of Law, Banquet Hall (Budapest, 1053 Egyetem tér 1-3.)

presenters: Prof. Dr. Antal Tamás , Prof. Dr. Balogh Elemér, Dr. Balogh Judit, Dr. Bódiné Beliznai Kinga, Dr. Gosztonyi Gergely, Prof. Dr. Herger Csabáné, Prof. Dr. Homoki Nagy Mária, Dr. Kisteleky Károly, Prof. Dr. Mezey Barna , Dr. Peres Zsuzsa, Prof. Dr. Révész T. Mihály, Prof. Dr. Stipta István, Prof. Dr. Szabó Béla, Prof. Dr. Szabó István, Dr. Varga Norbert

moderators: Prof. Dr. János Ede Szilágyi, Prof. Dr. Emőd Veress

themes: April Laws and their International Implications

In 2023 there will be 175 years since the enactment of the so-called April Laws in Hungary (1848), which gave the foundations of the modern state.

As a consequence, the Legal History Subcommittee of Section IX of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, the Legal History Research Group of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and the Ferenc Mádl Institute of Comparative Law organised a Hungarian-language conference on 17-18 April 2023 entitled 175 years of the April Laws – the foundation of modern Hungary“.

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