Centro de Investigação e Desenvolvimento sobre Direito e Sociedade (CEDIS)

  • Campus de Campolide

    1099-032 Lisboa


Organization profile

Profile Information

CEDIS – Law & Society Research Center – is the research center of NOVA Law Faculty, funded by our national Science and Technology Foundation (FCT). Since its creation in 2004, CEDIS has aimed at building a new paradigm for a scientific research on Law, seen in its manifold relations with the wider domain of social sciences and humanities. Currently our research covers various areas of Law as well as History, Anthropology, Sociology, Economics, International Relations, Political Science as well as other kindred areas, with a strong focus on Law in all of the Portuguese Speaking Countries.
In its last evaluation by our FCT, CEDIS was rated as Very Good, and was had the best results better than those of all other Law university research centers in Portugal.
Since september 2016, the Board Director of our Center is Professor Armando Marques Guedes. 

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Portugal Social Sciences
constitutionalism Social Sciences
Law Social Sciences
court of justice Social Sciences
human rights Social Sciences
linguistics Social Sciences
constitution Social Sciences
justice Social Sciences

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Research Output 2001 2018

A cronografia do contrato de trabalho desportivo

Zenha Martins, J., 2018, Estudos de Direito do Trabalho: Em Homenagem ao Professor António Monteiro Fernandes. da Gama Lobo Xavier, B., Palma Ramalho, M. D. R., Abrantes, J. J., Leal Amado, J., Falcão, D. & Tenreiro Tomás, S. (eds.). Porto: Nova Causa - Edições Jurídicas, Vol. I, p. 624-651

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

A exceção prudencial e a liberalização dos serviços financeiros no GATS e no CETA: haverá exceção sem regra?

Tomé Feteira, L., Sep 2018, OMC 2.0: O CETA como novo paradigma do Direito Internacional Económico?. Pereira Coutinho, F., Tomé Feteira, L. & Santos, R. (eds.). Lisboa: CEDIS, p. 79-102

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Co-Chair of the Criminal justice network

Nuno Camarinhas (Recipient), 6 Apr 2018

Prize: Election to learned society

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Seal of Excellence

Nuno Camarinhas (Recipient), 6 Mar 2018

Prize: National/international honour

Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Nuno Camarinhas (Recipient), 1 Jun 2015

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

Activities 1998 2019


Francisco Pereira Coutinho (Peer reviewer)
Mar 2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Global Legacies of Truth Commissions

Jeremy Sarkin (Invited speaker)
Feb 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Revista Portuguesa de Ciência Política (Journal)

Francisco Pereira Coutinho (Editorial board member)
19 Mar 2018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

Press / Media

A Violência de Género no Direito Português

Teresa Pizarro Beleza


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research