State of use of EU funding

28.10.2010

If Poland continues to spend its EU funding at the rate it is going, the last euro from the 2007-2013 budget period won’t be spent until August 2021, according to an October 2010 report from the Business Centre Club.

A European community of judges or a judicial Tower of Babel?

28.10.2010

The proliferation of courts, jurisdictions and rulings is bound to result in conflict and tension, Prof. Ewa Łętowska said at a conference marking the 5th anniversary of Europejski Przegląd Sądowy

Must a company controlled by the State Treasury comply with the Public Procurement Law?

28.10.2010

Not all companies financed or supervised by public finance units, managed by public appointees or majority-owned by the Polish State Treasury have to award contracts under the procedures established by the Public Procurement Law.

If you don’t go to court, the court may come to you

21.10.2010

Failure to appear at a court hearing where testimony will be taken from the parties or witnesses does need not necessarily mean that the hearing will have to be continued to a later date.

“Collection of items and rights” subject to a registered pledge should be interpreted in light of the economic purpose

21.10.2010

The Polish Supreme Court upheld a cassation appeal presented by Wardyński & Partners and held that when evaluating whether a changing collection of assets may be subject to a registered pledge…

Share register serves a real purpose

21.10.2010

Maintaining a share register in a limited-liability company is not just mandatory, but can also prove valuable.