Compliance Elliance Journal

Compliance Elliance Journal (CEJ) is an open access e‑journal that publishes engaging authors’ works about cutting edge issues in compliance.

We include works of various lengths from any interes­ted practitioners, academics or students.

In contrast to most open source journals we do not charge a publication fee since we are convinced that only the content and quality of the authors work should be crucial.

Our goal is to make compliance accessible by connecting people from around the world who want to share their experiences and innovative ideas with others.

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Current Edition: Compliance between Adaption and Advance

This year’s Spring edition under the title Compliance between Adaption and Advance is online by now.


Compliance organization and compliance function meet challenges. Thus, the qualification profile ought to be improved without res-pite to meet the high demands. Influencing factors are mainly caused by transformation processes both within companies and in political and legal innovations. Nothing is as constant as change.

We consider this issue as a stimulus to reconsider Com­pliance to make it possible to strike out new directions. In a nutshell » Michele DeStefano (Content Curator) engages with experts from compliance practice, including  » Markus Endres (Advisory Board CEJ) on the question: What role can and should compliance play – despite of legal matters – in a digital transformation process?

Due to this our authors analyze the “Monaco Memo” and its significance for antitrust investigation in the USA and explore the topic of sanctions compliance. In addition, our authors from Austria and Liechtenstein describe the how to implement an effective compliance management system as part of corporate governance whilst regarding the Compliance Officer’s duty to monitor.

Content Curators of Compliance Elliance Journal

Content Curator

Hendrik Schneider

Content Curator

Michele DeStefano

Content Curator

Konstantina Papathanasiou

Advisory Board of Compliance Elliance Journal

Advisory Board

Our Advisory Board supports the Journal to guarantee the CEJ remains up to date on all issues relevant to Compliance.

Members of Advisory Board

» Markus Endres

» Marcus Traut

» Derek Six

Forthcoming Edition

CEJ is an open access e-journal, which means that all articles will be available to read or download for free right here on our website. As a result, CEJ will be a valuable and easily accessible resource while also offering authors greater exposure for their works.

Each of our CEJ issues will be comprised of topic articles, white papers, case studies, and reviews. Submissions are accepted until Feburary 19, 2023. We accept short and long works and do not restrict authorship or demand a fee.

Any author who would like their work considered for publication should consult our » submissions page for more detailed information on our guidelines and submissions procedure.

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