New rules for criminal liability for corporate injury

14.07.2011

An act amending the Penal Code and the Commercial Companies Code went into effect on 13 July 2011, modifying the rules for criminal liability of persons serving on the management boards of Polish companies.

Weronika Pelc: Rising electricity prices reflect the cost of compliance with EU requirements

14.07.2011

An interview with Weronika Pelc, who heads the Energy Law practice at Wardyński & Partners, about changes in the law and the prospects for growth of the utility industry.

M&A by practitioners for practitioners

07.07.2011

The first step-by-step guide to M&A transactions—from letter of intent to post-closing activities—has now been published jointly by Wardyński & Partners and LexisNexis Polska.

Citizen standing to object to trademark registration

07.07.2011

The Polish Supreme Administrative Court has confirmed that a person objecting to a decision to register a trademark under Art. 246 of the Industrial Property Law need not demonstrate a legal or factual interest in the matter.

New emission standards for installations

22.06.2011

The new Regulation of the Minister of the Environment on Standards for Emissions from Installations went into force on 25 May 2011.

New rules for admission of foreign rolling stock onto the Polish rail market

22.06.2011

On 14 June 2011 the Polish government approved a bill to amend the Rail Transport Act in order to provide for automatic admission of rail vehicles for operation in Poland if they have been admitted for operation in another EU member state.