István Ambrus

István Ambrus
Download CV Research Fellow (TK JTI)
Research Interests
  • substantive criminal law
  • imposition of sanctions
  • law on regulatory offences
  • 21st century modernisation and criminal law
Selected Publications
  • Gellér Balázs – Ambrus István: The General Part of the Hungarian Criminal Law I. Budapest: ELTE Eötvös, 2017 és 2019. 527 p.
  • Ambrus István – Farkas Ádám: Compliance – theoretical and practical issues of ethical corporate governanece. Budapest: Wolters Kluwer, 2019. 269 p.
  • Concurrence of Offences – an old dogmatical issue in a new point of view. Szeged: SZTE-ÁJTK, 2014. 316 p.
  • Corruption Offences in the Hungarian Criminal Law, and an anti-corruption tool: whistleblowing. In Tomáš, Gábriš (szerk.): Korupcia Interdisciplinárne. Zborník príspevkov z konferencie Právo a ekonómia: výzvy a príležitosti, konanej 20. októbra 2017 na pôde Právnickej fakulty Univerzity Komenského v Bratislave. Bratislava: Wolters Kluwer, 2017. pp. 234-245.
  • The Development of Complaint and Public Interest Disclosure Regulation in Hungary. Journal on European History of Law 10 (2) pp. 149-157. (2019)
  • Considerations for Assessing Corporate Wrongdoings: a Hungarian Approach to Whistleblowing. ELTE Law Journal 4 (2) pp. 7-23. (2016)
  • Concurrence of offences. In Hollán Miklós – Barabás A. Tünde (szerk.): A negyedik magyar büntetőkódex – régi és újabb vitakérdések. Budapest: MTA-TK – OKRI, 2017. pp. 53-72.
  • Prohibition of conjunctive dualism, real and unreal cogency in the framework of the sanctioning system. Belügyi Szemle 66 (6) pp. 88-107. (2018)
  • Some actual questions of regulatory offences law – in the point of view of a crimial lawyer. Közjogi Szemle 7 (4) pp. 30-37. (2014)
  • Sentencing of businesslike commitment of criminal offences. Magyar Jog 59 (1) pp. 1-16. (2012)
Research Projects
  • 2018-2021 - Leading researcher with a 36-month postdoctoral grant from the 2018 postdoctoral tender of the National Office for Research, Development and Innovation (former OTKA). Thesis title: "Legal responses to 21st century modernisation in an interdisciplinary approach, with a particular focus on criminal law"
  • 2018-2021 - Participating researcher in the 2018 FK type tender of the National Office for Research, Development and Innovation. Title of the project: “The reactivity of the Hungarian legal system between 2010 and 2018” (lead researcher: Gárdos-Orosz Fruzsina)
  • 2019-2020 - Participating researcher in the research “Children, Juveniles, the Elderly and the Family” - within the framework of the Research and Education Development Programs supported by the Ministry of Justice (lead researcher: Orsolya Erdősné Szeibert)
  • 2018-2019 - Participating researcher in the research conducted within the framework of the Research and Education Development Programs supported by the Ministry of Justice “Children’s Rights and their Protection” (lead researcher: Orsolya Erdősné Szeibert)
  • 2017-2019 - Participating researcher in the research of the Research Group on Legal Issues of Autonomous Vehicles (ACLA-SZE) operating at SZE DF ÁJK (lead researcher: Judit Lévayné Fazekas)
  • 2017-2018 - Participating researcher in the research “Family and Family Members - Legal Reflections” - in the framework of the Research and Education Development Programs supported by the Ministry of Justice (lead researcher: Orsolya Erdősné Szeibert)
  • 2016 - Internet Jurisprudence Encyclopedia, Criminal Law: The Doctrine of Mistake. Concurrence of Offences, Intention