THE RECEPTION OF ROMAN LAW
On the 20th of April 2016 a gathering was held in the New conference hall of the Sofia University. The topic was the reception of Roman law in the contemporary legal systems. Second-year student Tanya Mircheva presented a report, concerning Lex Iulia de repetundis. The topic of Roman law reception in the French Civil Code (Code Civile) was analyzed by doctoral student Tihomir Rachev, who overviewed the main stages in the formation of the contemporary continental legal systems. Asst. prof. Vasil Aleksandrov's report was connected to comparative law and focused on the international civil law codifications and the common tendencies in the civil law systems of EU member states.