The series Scandinavian Studies in Law (Sc.St.L.) presents articles by Scandinavian jurists and lawyers. Since the beginning of the series more than 800 articles have been published.
The first volume of Sc.St.L. was published in 1957. Volumes 1-37, issued between 1957 and 1993, were yearbooks of a conventional kind, each reflecting a variety of legal topics.
Beginning with volume 38 the material in the series has been arranged according to topic. A strategy making it possible to present more thorough and updated descriptions of developments in different legal sub-fields.
The editor of the series Scandinavian Studies in Law is appointed by the Stockholm University's Law Faculty. The present editor is:
Peter Wahlgren, LL.D., Professor, Law and Information Technology
1995-1999 Bill W. Dufwa, Professor, Insurance Law
1980-1995 Anders Victorin, Professor, Private Law
1956-1980 Folke Schmidt, Professor, Private Law
The series Scandinavian Studies in Law presents articles by Scandinavian jurists and legal experts. The series covers all aspects of the law. The vast majority of the contributions are written by academic scholars. Occasionally, articles by distinguished practicioners are also presented.
Most of the articles presented in the series have never been published before, while some articles, previously published in the Scandinavian countries, have been updated and translated into English for the present series.
Financial support for the publishing of the series Scandinavian Studies in Law has been generously provided by
The Association for the Publishing of Svensk Juristtidning
The Edvard Cassel Foundation
The Emil Heijne Foundation
Stockholm University Law Faculty Publishing Trust
The Swedish Council for Research in the Humanities and Social Sciences
Viðar Már Matthíasson Iceland
Ruth Nielsen Denmark
Tuomas Pöysti Finland
Ole-Andreas Rognstad Norway