New incentive scheme for electricity generated in high-efficiency CHP units

Download PDF version On 14 December 2018 Sejm (lower chamber of polish Parliament) adopted the act on promoting electricity from high-efficiency cogeneration (“Act”) which is…

Draft special Brexit legislation – a case of friendly fire?

Downloand PDF version If no deal on the terms of the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union is reached by 29 March 2019, the…

Open banking – when will it start?

Dr Marcin Olechowski and Dr Wojciech Iwański of Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak dive into the intertemporal conundrum that has created legal uncertainty around the launch date…

27.02.2019

Law Business Research, Jarosław Bieroński

Polish chapter of “The Inward Investment and International Taxation Review – Edition 9” authored by Jarosław Bieroński

We are pleased to inform that “The Inward Investment and International Taxation Review – Edition 9” has been published by Law Business Research. Polish chapter…

26.02.2019

Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance, dr hab. Ewa Skrzydło-Tefelska, Joanna Ryczek

Is it Safe to Use Comparative Advertising in Poland?

In Poland, as in other EU member states, comparative advertising is permitted, subject to the rules provided under the Unfair Competition Act. A comparative advertisement…

Employee Capital Plans – summary

Dovnloand PDF version We have just ended a cycle of “Chats about Law” meetings devoted to employee capital plans (Pracownicze Plany Kapitałowe – “PPK’s”), during…

Polish Competition Authority has announced inspections in retail chains

Download PDF version The Polish Competition Authority (PCA) has announced that in 2019 it will carry out inspections in retail chains. One of the underlying…

07.02.2019

Przegląd Prawa Handlowego, dr hab. Andrzej Szlęzak

Surety and Guarantee Agreements as the Instruments Used in „Hospital Liabilities” Transactions in the Jurisprudence of the Supreme Court

“The author comments on the decisions of the Supreme Court related to surety and guarantee contracts, applied in „hospital receivables” transactions. The author believes that…

07.02.2019

(Polski) Przegląd Sądowy, autor: dr hab. Andrzej Szlęzak

Improper recognition of debt as the event interrupting the run of the statute of limitations

In legal writings and case law it is universally accepted that the debtor’s acknowledging the fact that it is obligated to render performance interrupts the…

New rights to unionize for non-employees

Download PDF version A major amendment to the Unions Act has taken effect as of 1 January 2019, expanding the circle of persons entitled to…