On 4 May 2016, an article authored by Joanna Wieczorek concerning the definition of safe rules and legal regulations with respect to the operation of unmanned aerial vehicles, i.e. so-called drones.
The provisions of the act on payment terms in commercial transactions (the “Act”) introduce new attractive options for creditors as regards the vindication of claims arising from commercial transactions. The creditor...
“Resolution on consent to pursue claims for the repair of damage caused in the formation of a company or the exercise of management or supervisory duties” – article by Łukasz Cudny published in Przegląd Prawa Handlowego (Commercial Law Review)
In the article which appeared in the April issue of Przegląd Prawa Handlowego Łukasz Cudny presented a comprehensive analysis of an instrument which consists in a resolution on consent to pursue claims for the repair of damage caused in the formation of a company, or in the exercise of management or supervisory duties.
The question of the resolution allowing to sue the guardian of a body or the founder of a company has not been been extensively discussed so far. The author focused on this issue as it is centred around corporate governance and liability questions.
“Confession with lenient treatment” – an article with a commentary by Joanna Wieczorek in Puls Biznesu
In today's issue of Puls Biznesu Joanna Wieczorek comments on the synchronization of regulations concerning criminal responsibility of companies with anti-trust regulations. The lawyer explains that the leniency programme has been in effect in the Polish legal order since May 2004, yet entrepreneurs, despite enormous benefits offered, are reluctant to file such application with the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK).
“Configurator as a Multimedia Tool for Creativity”, article by Michał Gintowt in “Monitor Prawniczy” bi-weekly
In his article "Configurator as a Multimedia Tool for Creativity" Michał Gintowt discusses these features of the multimedia configurator (i.e. an interactive tool for product design) which are important for the copyright status of work created using it.
25 March 2016 marks the date of submission of the first declaration under the tax on certain financial institutions (the so-called "bank tax") in accordance with the Act on Taxation of Certain Financial Institutions
"It is not so easy to withdraw from investment protection agreements", commentary by Filip Balcerzak in Dziennik Gazeta Prawna
On 1 March 2016, Dziennik Gazeta Prawna published an article on withdrawing from investment protection agreements with a commentary by Filip Balcerzak.
The February issue of Gentleman magazine features an article by Joanna Wieczorek on how to ensure favourable practices for the commercialisation of research results in the aviation sector.
On 29 December 2015, the Government Legislation Centre’s website saw the publication by the Ministry of Finance of the government's draft amendments to the Tax Ordinance Act regarding the introduction of a clause preventing tax avoidance into the Polish tax system.
“Real estate about to hit record levels – hedge your transactions” – article by Maciej Duch in Gentleman magazine
In the December issue of Gentleman Maciej Duch summarises the developments on the real estate market in 2015.
“The withholding of the publication of arbitration rulings is a political decision” – article by Filip Balcerzak in Dziennik Gazeta Prawna
On 22 December 2015 Dziennik Gazeta Prawna published an article on arbitration law. Filip Balcerzak explains the withholding of the publication of arbitration rulings as a politically motivated decision.
"Polish DPA’s Standing on the Invalidation of Safe Harbor" - article by Joanna Tomaszewska, Ph.D. in Resource Center IAPP
On 24 November 2015, the IAPP (International Privacy Professionals Association) has published in its Resource Center, article by Joanna Tomaszewska, Ph.D. on the Polish DPA standing on the CJEU judgement on the invalidation of the EC decision...
“Ensure data compliance for your company – do not overlook important rulings of the European Court of Justice” article in Gentleman magazine written by Joanna Tomaszewska
The November issue of Gentleman magazine features an article on personal data protection in the context of recent rulings of the European Court of Justice authored by Joanna Tomaszewska.
(Un)Safe Harbour – The transfer of data from EU to the United States challenged by the European Court of Justice and the related position of the Polish DPA (GIODO) - SSW alert
The alert in Polish language is available here
“System of tax interpretations in Poland” – article in Przegląd Podatkowy monthly authored by Patrycja Goździkowska and Przemysław Szabat
The October issue of Przegląd Podatkowy features an article concerning the systems of tax interpretations in Poland written by Patrycja Goździkowska and Przemysław Szabat.
“Easier cross-border inheritance proceedings” – article in Puls Biznesu daily with a commentary by Łukasz Cudny
On 7 September 2015, Puls Biznesu published an article concerning the aspects of the inheritance of business located in different countries. The new principles of cross-border inheritance are discussed by Łukasz Cudny.
“Blog Day: Is blog press? When to register? Learn the experts’ opinions”– article at the Dziennik Internautów portal, with a commentary by Iwona Waglowska
On 31 August 2015, to celebrate the Blog Day, an article was published on the Dziennik Internautów portal, explaining the relationship between blogs and the Polish press law. Iwona Waglowska talks about when a blog is press and...
On 27 August 2015, an article was published in Puls Biznesu, concerning the amended Act on payment deadlines in commercial transactions. Katarzyna Zańko talks about why the Act is not working.
“Partial refund of the contribution to a general partnership and PIT” – article in Rzeczpospolita with Przemysław Szabat’s commentary
On 13 August 2015, an article was published in Rzeczpospolita, analysing the latest judgment of the Provincial Administrative Court in Gliwice which states that cash to be received by a shareholder from the reduction of the share in a...
“The case of Michael Schumacher or about living succession” – article by Paweł Chyb in the Gentleman magazine
In the August issue of the Gentleman magazine an article by Paweł Chyb was published, talking about succession aimed at securing property in case of the owner’s sudden death or a crisis situation.