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Issue 2014-04

SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA – ISSUE 2014-04

FULL VERSION OF ISSUE 2014-04 (pp. 1-178, PDF, 3907 kB)

Front Cover and Colophon (in Slovak/in English, PDF, 690 kB)
Editorial Board (in Slovak, PDF, 311 kB)
Editorial Board (in English, PDF, 307 kB)
Contents (pp. 7-8, in Slovak, PDF, 352 kB)
Contents (pp. 9-10, in English, PDF, 348 kB)

STUDIES

REVIEWS

INFORMATION

Information for Authors (pp. 159-164, in Slovak, PDF, 452 kB)
Information for Authors (pp. 165-170, in English, PDF, 438 kB)
Code of Ethics (pp. 171-174, in Slovak, PDF, 405 kB)
Code of Ethics (pp. 175-178, in English, PDF, 404 kB)
Back Cover (in Slovak/in English, PDF, 632 kB)

Abstracts 2014-04

FULL VERSION OF ISSUE 2014-04 (pp. 1-178, PDF, 3907 kB)

Front Cover and Colophon (in Slovak/in English, PDF, 690 kB)
Editorial Board (in English, PDF, 307 kB)
Contents (pp. 9-10, in English, PDF, 348 kB)

Jana Koprlová
Editorial for Winter Edition SOCIETAS ET IURISPRUDENTIA 2014 (pp. 15-18, in English, PDF, 459 kB)

STUDIES

Helena Barancová
Factual Employment (pp. 19-31, in Slovak, PDF, 677 kB)

Abstract: The presented study focuses on the current issues of the factual employment. Its author specifically concentrates on the following key areas: legal definition of the factual employment; invalidity of the employment contract; foreign legal regulations related to the issues of the factual employment, with a special attention laid on the German-speaking legal environment; legal consequences of working under invalid employment contract; settlement of legal claims by the so-called factual employment as well as termination of the factual employment.

Key Words: Employment; Factual Employment; Employment Contract; Invalidity of Legal Acts; Relative Nullity of Legal Acts; Invalidity of Employment Contract; Fault of the Employee; Method of Terminating Factual Employment; Damages; Labour Responsibility; Protective Function of Labour Law; Germany; Austria; the Slovak Republic.

Jacek Dworzecki
Youth Detention Centers and Shelter Homes in Poland: Organization and Functioning (pp. 32-64, in Slovak, PDF, 1115 kB)

Abstract: This study presents the organization of youth detention centers and shelter homes for minors in Poland. The text examines the rules governing the placement of minors in this kind of educational institutions and discusses the rules formulated for the supervision of wards.

Key Words: Youth Detention Centers; Shelter Home; Organization and Functioning; Legislation in Force; Poland.

Samanta Kowalska
Protection of Book As Cultural Good and Medium of Data Storage: Selected Legal Regulations (pp. 65-81, in English, PDF, 643 kB)

Abstract: Books play essential role in shaping the personality of an individual, exemplification and broadening horizons. They are sources both of knowledge and information, and immeasurable elements of the tangible and intangible cultural heritage. This study presents selected legal regulations and activities undertaken in order to protect the documentary heritage of humanity. The legal protection of intellectual property takes on a new importance in the era of the Internet and in the light of forming the information society. Social, economic, technological, and information transformations arouse questions on the identity of a contemporary human being. Books are witnesses to history and media as well as forms for preserving memory which is a condition sine qua non for the present and future functioning.

Key Words: Book; Library; Monument; Cultural Heritage; Human Rights; Social Memory; Digitisation; Law; Poland.

Debabrata Chatterjee
Regulations and Guidance Issued over the Past Several Years – A Vital Aspect of Corporate Governance (pp. 82-97, in English, PDF, 674 kB)

Abstract: The presented paper focuses on the issues of corporate governance. In its first part, the author presents and analyzes three current dominant groups of authors’ opinions related to the questions of global converging of the corporate governance systems towards the Anglo-American model of corporate governance. In the following second part, the author specifically concentrates on analyzing the presented key points on the case of the recent economic development of the People’s Republic of China as one of the global economic player based on the state-dominated economic model. The main aim of the paper is to analyze whether the Chinese corporate governance practices are converging towards the corporate governance practices of the western world represented by the Anglo-American corporate governance model.

Key Words: Corporate Governance; Corporate Governance Models; Converging Towards the Corporate Governance Practices; Adopting the Anglo-American Model; Comparative Analysis; the People’s Republic of China.

Branislav Zagoršek
Working Hours and Its Impact on Quality of Sleep and Motivation (pp. 98-110, in English, PDF, 663 kB)

Abstract: Current research indicates that long working hours can have negative impacts on the health of employees. This paper addresses issues how working hours impacts selected factors such as sleep and employee motivation. It also presents basic results obtained in the survey carried out in companies operating in Slovakia in 2014. At the same time, the paper serves as an introduction to a broad examination of the socio-psychological issues relating to matters of changes in the work environment and their impacts on performance of employees.

Key Words: Working Hours; Quality of Sleep; Motivation, Survey; Businesses; Slovakia.

Soňa Harasimová
Town’s Image Management (pp. 111-124, in Czech, PDF, 772 kB)

Abstract: Town’s image management belongs to the important tools that can be used for marketing communication with the residents of the town. From April to May 2014, the author carried out an empirical research focused on perception of image of town and region in six towns of the Moravian-Silesian Region in the Czech Republic. The target group is a group of residents of selected towns. The aim of the research study is to analyze the data and to determine the order of selected areas that people consider to be important for housing in each town, including the evaluation of image of the town and region. A partial objective is to evaluate the proposals for changes in the image of town and region. Furthermore, it is possible to determine which of these proposals can be effectively incorporated into the town’s image management and which of these proposals can become a part of the development strategy of towns and the region.

Key Words: Town’s Image; Image of the Region; Creation and Image Management; Research of Opinions; Respondents of the Moravian-Silesian Region; Evaluation of Image of Town and Region; Proposals for Changes in Image of Town and Region; the Czech Republic.

Jana Koprlová
Applying the Skip Navigation Links in the Context of the Websites’ Accessibility of Central Public Administration Bodies in the Bratislava Region (pp. 125-145, in English, PDF, 1441 kB)

Abstract: The study focuses in its main aim on seeking yet undetected or undefined deficits in relation to applying the skip navigation mechanism on the websites of the central public administration bodies in the Bratislava Region in the context of improving the websites accessibility and it consists of two separate parts. The first part presents a basic introduction to the questions of skip navigation links, with the key attention paid to the following three main areas: applying of skip navigation links, visual hiding of skip navigation links, and web browsers’ bug related to skip navigation links. The second part of the study concentrates on the basis of analysis of applying the skip navigation links on the websites of the central public administration bodies in the Bratislava Region on the processes focused on detection of potential deficits and gaps in the websites’ accessibility or related possible non-compliance with the legislation in force.

Key Words: Websites; Websites’ Accessibility; Skip Navigation Links; Public Administration; Central Public Administration Bodies; Compliance with Legislation in Force; the Bratislava Region; Analysis.

REVIEWS

Miriam Laclavíková – Štefan Siskovič
Hubenák, Ladislav: Lexikón právnych dejín Slovenska [Lexicon of the Slovak Law History]. Bratislava: Wolters Kluwer, 2014. 348 p. ISBN 978-80-8168-103-5 (pp. 146-148, in English, PDF, 484 kB)

Abstract: Reviewing the publication Hubenák, Ladislav: Lexikón právnych dejín Slovenska [Lexicon of the Slovak Law History].

Key Words: Review; Lexicon; the Slovak Law History.

INFORMATION

Helena Barancová
Information on the European Legal Studies Program and the ERASMUS+ Mobility Program at the Faculty of Law of the Trnava University in Trnava, Slovakia (pp. 149-155, in English, PDF, 993 kB)

Abstract: Information on the European Legal Studies Program and the ERASMUS+ Mobility Program at the Faculty of Law of the Trnava University in Trnava, Slovakia.

Key Words: Information; the European Legal Studies Program; ERASMUS+ Mobility Program; Faculty of Law of the Trnava University in Trnava, Slovakia.

Adriana Švecová
Information on FORUM IURIS EUROPAEUM – Scientific Journal for Legal Science (pp. 156-158, in Slovak, PDF, 488 kB)

Abstract: Information on scientific journal FORUM IURIS EUROPAEUM designed for broad forum of lawyers and scholars issued by the Faculty of Law at Trnava University in Trnava, Slovakia.

Key Words: Information; Scientific Journal; Legal Issues; Faculty of Law at Trnava University in Trnava; Slovakia.

Information for Authors (pp. 165-170, in English, PDF, 438 kB)
Code of Ethics (pp. 175-178, in English, PDF, 404 kB)
Back Cover (in Slovak/in English, PDF, 632 kB)