Copyright and Licensing

The Central European Academy holds the publishing rights for publications published by Central European Academic Publishing, including the Journal of Law, Identity and Values.

Unless otherwise not concluded in the copyright agreement between the author and the publisher, the copyright is transferred to the Central European Academy when and on the condition that the CEA accepts the material for publishing purposes. The copyright agreement is subject to Hungarian Copyright Law. 

Holding or controlling the copyright, the CEA intends to use one of the following CC licenses: CC-BY-ND, CC-BY-ND-NC, to embed or display the relevant CC mark in the articles. From 2023 the CC license applied is CC-BY-ND-NC.


In the case of CC-BY-ND

Reading, printing and downloading are allowed, so as sharing, uploading or distributing the work: e.g. repository or social networking site. The translation is not allowed, except in the case when the CEA grants a special right. According to the copyright agreement, the author may be entitled to reuse excerpts. This license allows re-users to copy and distribute the material in any medium or format in unadapted form only, and only so long as attribution is given to the creator. The license allows for commercial use.


In the case of CC-BY-ND-NC

The above-mentioned criteria are applied with the exception that this license restricts any kind of commercial use.