• Perspectives of Business Law Journal

Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies
Publication date:
2286 – 0649


This Journal is a platform of international legal debate that examines recent developments and prospects for development of business law. “Perspectives of Business Law” Journal publishes studies and jurisprudence analyses in all areas of legal sciences. The Journal opens its pages to authors from different countries, from the legal education space and from the practitioners of law, encouraging both publication of international interest studies covering comparative law, European Union law, international trade law, public international law, and the studies on the particularities of national law.

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  • Legal liability through the prism of the new conceptual mutations

    The concept of legal liability is traditionally approached, first in the General Theory of Law, then in each branch legal discipline. From this perspective the role of this fundamental concept of law is emphasized, the legal liability is defined and classified in its main forms (disciplinary, civil, administrative, criminal), the conditions for engaging in any form of legal liability are highlighted. The present study does not aim to analyze what is known, which is not lacking in any academic course of law theory, which has been the subject of numerous writings in the field, including within national doctoral research and not only. Through this study, we aim to highlight the fact that at present there are serious reasons to believe that, compared to the traditional coordinates of the le...

  • Some considerations on the general partnership

    The general partnership is the prototype of company of persons, since it is set up and functions based on the personal qualities of the associates, who know each other and trust each other, reason for which they agree to be unlimitedly and jointly bound for the obligations of the company they set up. Although this legal form of company is not very widespread in practice, which is undoubtedly explained by the risk determined by the unlimited and joint liability of the associates, the general partnership still presents some unquestionable advantages, worth to be emphasized, starting from the simplicity of the rules concerning its setting up and functioning, or the possibility of its creation even in the absence of initial contributions of significant value. Moreover, the continuity of the...

  • The new Romanian regulation of undeclared labour

    The “black” labour is an indicator of how efficient is the enforcement of the labour law. Irrespective of how progressive may the labour law system be in a society, the proliferation of work without employment contracts expresses the failure of the labour law system in the real market. In Romania, Labour Code has been dramatically changed in the summer of 2017, especially with the declared goal to better organize the fight against the undeclared work. This paper is an analysis of the impact of these changes in an attempt to highlight the consequences of the new regulation, which seems to be fighting undeclared work predominantly by punitive tools. Following a general approach to the vulnerability of the worker without an employment contract, as well as some of the reasons for such choic...

  • Theoretical and practical aspects regarding the matrimonial convention between spouses

    By way of the present study, the authors have proposed to analyze the matrimonial convention between spouses, both from the perspective of theoretical considerations, as well as from the point of view of the notary practice. The writing pursues to display the organizational possibilities of the pecuniary aspects of marriage in the current economic context, grafted by the variety of marital situations. The study identifies the elements which can influence spouses’ preference towards a certain matrimonial regime, and highlights the role of the public notary in the arrangement of the chosen matrimonial regime. The piece of work emphasizes the particularities of national law in the matter of matrimonial convention, in the light of the pithy French influence, and presents the advanced soluti...

  • Implication of the offense of deception, false and use of false in the civil trial

    The objectives of our study consist in showing that the offense of deception in witness testimony during the civil trial by attribution of lying qualities in order to impress the court, grafted on false and use of false used by the one giving the witness testimony in the civil trial, false introduced and used by this one on the date of the criminal case trial which the defendant in the civil trial on moral damages invokes, considering that such defendant was a defendant in a criminal trial where he/she won with the witness proposed thereby in the civil moral damages trial, may lead to an erroneous solution in the civil case, in case the defendant in the civil trial fails to timely notice such things or the courts fail to corroborate the defendant’s evidence in the civil trial. The resea...

  • Know-how provider's right to claim damages for non-pecuniary loss in light of the legal nature of know-how

    The know-how contract is one of the most important means for transferring and developing technology. It is crucial to find out whether the parties of know-how contract have a right to claim damages for non-pecuniary loss in light of the legal nature of knowhow. In this article, I begin by defining the know-how contracts and in particular I will analyze the main obligations of the parties. Secondly, I will deal with the definition and the legal nature of know-how, since considerable uncertainty exists as to the degree or type of protection regarding the legal nature of know-how. There are different opinions put forward, which defines the legal nature of know-how as a property, an intangible asset, a monopoly of fact and a personality right. Finally, and on the basis of the conclusion rea...

  • Legal protection of the whistleblowers

    The importance of prevention in the fight against corruption is indisputable. However, prevention is effective and sustainable if it works, meaning that tools and strategies that are fit to achieve this goal need to be identified. The regulation of persons who give integrity warnings (whistleblowers) and, in this context, their legal protection are part of efforts to identify such instruments. The present study reveals aspects of the evolution of regulation for those who give integrity warnings in Romania and the world in an attempt to identify solutions for this instrument itself to become effective in preventing corruption. Keywords: public alert; National Anticorruption Strategy; defend against corruption; integrity

  • Particularities of the employment contract of the professional foster carer in Romania

    This paper assesses certain aspects regarding the establishment of the employment contract for the professional foster carer from the perspective of internal and international norms, legal practice (internal, ECHR, CJEU), which characterize this type of employment contract for the purpose regulation thereof, namely the requirements and needs of children in foster care. The legal framework on the exercise of the foster carer profession stipulated by Government Decision (GD) 679/20032 brings into effect the provision of art. 62, section 1, let. b of Law no. 272/20043 on the protection and promotion of the rights of the child. In the following, we shall identify the non-exhaustive particularities of the employment contract for the professional foster carer that justifies the classification...

  • The fundamental freedoms of the single market on the path towards horizontal direct effect: the free movement of capital ? lex lata and lex ferenda

    The paper examines both likeliness and expediency of establishing horizontal direct effect of the TFEU provisions inaugurating the free movement of capital as the “youngest” of the four fundamental freedoms in the Single Market. In pursuing this aim, author starts with portraying the status quo regarding horizontal direct effect of other fundamental freedoms and attempts to deduce from some of the cornerstone cases the most important arguments given by the CJEU, i.e. key rationale utilized thus far for establishing horizontal direct effect. After these general analyses, the author examines the current scope of application of the free movement of capital provisions in view of the issue at hand and investigates whether in conjunction with the reasoning of the CJEU in other free movement c...

  • Legal subordination ? criterion applicable to the recurrence of legal nature of the contract (as individual labor)

    The International Labor Organization adopted, in 2006, Recommendation no. 198, synthetically describing the features of a working relationship. Thus, work done in a labor relationship must meet certain requirements, namely: to be performed according to instructions and under the control of another person; to involve the integrator of the organization in the organization of an enterprise; be executed exclusively or principally for the account of another person; be personally fulfilled by the worker; to be carried out in accordance with a determined timetable and at a specific place or accepted by the beneficiary of the work; have a given (predetermined) duration and show some continuity; to assume that the worker is at the disposal of the other person; to involve the beneficiary in the p...

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