GetBack S.A. issued VA to VE series bonds for the total face value of PLN 38m. SSW Spaczyński, Szczepaniak & Partners acted as the legal advisor in the process
GetBack S.A., a leading debt collection company issued five bond series (series VA to VE) for the total face value of PLN 38 million. The bonds were issued under the company's bond programme. The funds will be spent, among other things, on the implementation of the business model of the GetBack group.
“How to restructure the debt of the wind business?” – interview of Dominik Strzałkowski, Szymon Okoń and Tomasz Wickel for Gramwzielone.pl
On 25 April, Gramwzielone.pl web portal published an interview with Dominik Strzałkowski, Szymon Okoń and Tomasz Wickel concerning the situation of renewable energy producers operating in the system of green certificates and the options for the restructuring of their business in the face of the financial problems which are increasingly affecting the wind industry in particular.
SSW together with the Lewiatan Confederation organise a meeting titled “Revolution in Personal Data Protection – How to Get Ready for Change” | 9 May, 09:30-13:00, offices of the Lewiatan Confederation, Warsaw
On 9 May (Tuesday), at 09:30-13:00 hours, at the offices of the Lewiatan Confederation at 3 Zbyszka Cybulskiego St in Warsaw, a meeting to be held as part of the Leviathan Academy initiative will focus on the protection of personal data in the context of the implementation of the Community General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), which is to come into effect as of 25 May 2018.
Joanna Tomaszewska Ph.D. - Attorney-at-law, Partner in Spaczyński, Szczepaniak & Partners (SSW) responsible for the personal data protection practice
Anna Turek – Advocate, Associate in Spaczyński, Szczepaniak & Partners (SSW)
The detailed agenda and resumes of the speakers can be found at the following link:
For another consecutive year, SSW was recognised in the international independent ranking Legal 500 EMEA 2017.
Seven key specialities of SSW were included on the list of practices recommended by Legal 500:
- Energy and natural resources
- Capital markets: Debt
- Capital markets: Equity
- Commercial, corporate and M&A
- Real estate and construction
SSW, similarly as in previous years, has been recognised in the independent international ranking 2017 Chambers Europe.
Three practice areas of SSW have been repeatedly included on the Chambers recommendation list:
- Energy and natural resources
- Real Estate / Construction
- M&A / Corporate
In addition, we have joined the rankings for the first time in the following areas:
- Capital Markets: Equity
Among notable practitioners there are:
- Piotr Spaczyński
- Dominik Strzałkowski
- Patrycja Goździowska
- Paweł Chyb
SSW together with CEE Consulting Group organise a meeting concerning the security of personal data protection
On 5 April, a meeting and discussion concerning the security of personal data protection were organised by SSW together with CEE Consulting Group at the Warsaw office of the law firm.
The event was intended to focus on the approaching changes in personal data protection at the EU level and provide guidance how to get prepared. This topic raised a lot of interest among the invited guests.
The speakers were:
Joanna Tomaszewska Ph.D. - Attorney at law, Partner of Spaczyński, Szczepaniak & Partners (SSW) responsible for the personal data protection practice, who delivered a presentation concerning new challenges in data security protection,
Jeremy Sypniewski - IT Manager CEE Consulting Group Sp. z o.o. whose presentation concerned the fundamentals of digital security from a technology perspective.
The meeting made part of a series of events dedicated to the protection of personal data recently organised by SSW aimed at preparing the clients to the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) which will come into effect as of 25 May 2018.
On 28-29 March, 5th edition of the Wolvers Summit, a conference addressed to start-ups, investors, corporations and entrepreneurs from all around the globe was held in the Place of Culture and Science in Warsaw.
SSW was a strategic partner of the event which is regarded as one of the biggest multinational networking events in Central and Eastern Europe.
Marcin Muchowski appeared as a speaker during the seminar on “Potential actions by wind investors under adverse market developments” organised by PSEW
On 25 March, a seminar titled “Potential actions by wind investors under adverse market developments” was held in Toruń. The event was organised by the Polish Wind Energy Association (PSEW) and the Association of Small Wind Farms.
A presentation titled “Taxation of wind farms with property tax -legal environment, current interpretations, judicial decisions and possible measures” was delivered by Marcin Muchowski.
Patrycja Goździowska and Marcin Muchowski appear as speakers during the Spring 2017 Tax Board Workshop organised by Confederation Lewiatan
The objective was to prepare entrepreneurs as well as financial and accounting personnel for compliance with new tax obligations which came into effect in 2017.
The questions discussed during the meeting included changes in VAT, CIT, Act on the National Fiscal Administration, Digital Transportation Supervision System (SENT), optimisation and offshore activity.
The conference entitled „Geological and Mining Law” was held on 16 and 17 March 2017 in the InterContinental Hotel in Warsaw. The event, which focused on the analysis and discussion of the current and future legal environment for the geological and mining sector in Poland attracted over 100 industry representatives who listened to twenty presentations.
The conference topics were specifically concerned with the expected changes in such areas as concession acquisition and extension, land acquisition and lease, geological information, environmental procedures, mining industry qualifications and water law.
The gathering was co-organised by the law firm SSW Spaczyński Szczepaniak & Partners specialising in legal support of energy sector companies and Trio Conferences.
We invite you to watch the video of this event.