Internet scam
2021/03/04

Internet scam

How to ensure the security of online transactions?

Category: Criminal Law
One-person Ltd. in Poland – is it profitable?
2021/02/23

One-person Ltd. in Poland – is it profitable?

Things to consider before opening one-person Ltd. in Poland on the grounds of the Polish Commercial Companies Code.

Category: Commercial Law
Prison sentence ruled in Poland – Enforcement in another EU country.
2021/02/22

Prison sentence ruled in Poland – Enforcement in another EU country.

What conditions must be met in order to serve a prison sentence imposed by a Polish court in a penal institution located in another EU country?

Category: Criminal Law
D&O – Directors’ and officers’ insurance in Poland
2021/02/17

D&O – Directors’ and officers’ insurance in Poland

What is D&O insurance and what benefits can it bring to entrepreneurs?

Category: Business
How to divide the joint property after divorce?
2021/02/16

How to divide the joint property after divorce?

There are three basic ways of property division after marriage. Receiving professional legal help can help You find the best solution in Yours personal circumstances.

Category: Civil Law
Our help during the Week of Support for Victims of Crime.
2021/02/15

Our help during the Week of Support for Victims of Crime.

Attorney Agata Julia Stankiewicz offers free legal help during Week of Support for Victims of Crime between 22nd to 26th February 2021.

Category: Criminal Law
Seminar training on pursuing claims and conducting  business activity in Germany
2021/02/10

Seminar training on pursuing claims and conducting business activity in Germany

We warmly invite you to participate in the training held by our Colleague.

Category: Business
False attorney in business transactions
2021/02/08

False attorney in business transactions

Conclusion of a contract with a "false" representative, called in law falsus procurator, may lead to complicated legal issues, especially in case of international transactions.

Category: Civil Law
How to safely invest in condohotels in Poland?
2021/01/26

How to safely invest in condohotels in Poland?

Investing savings in the tourist real estate market in the so-called condohotels or aparthotels in Poland has become very common within foreigners over past ten years. What is to remember in such business decision?

Category: Business
The company’s money or the partners’ money?
2021/01/25

The company’s money or the partners’ money?

It often happens, especially with partnerships, but not only, that in the minds of entrepreneurs (partners) the line between what is their private property and what is the company's property is blurred.

Category: Criminal Law
Civil partnership under Polish law
2021/01/20

Civil partnership under Polish law

In this article we would like to briefly address three issues: civil partnership agreement, liability and representation of a civil partnership under Polish law. 

Category: Civil Law
Approval for members of Managing Board in polish limited liability company
2021/01/19

Approval for members of Managing Board in polish limited liability company

From our experience, it appears that limited liability company Directors and members of Managing Board should take care of their annual acknowledgment themself. Only this will grant them legal certainty. 

Category: Limited liability company
Transfer of shares in a Polish limited liability company
2021/01/12

Transfer of shares in a Polish limited liability company

Foreign entrepreneurs most often choose the legal form of a limited liability company for conducting business activity in Poland. How to protect their interests in the transaction of purchasing shares in a Polish company?

Category: Commercial Law
Avoidance of the contract by the buyer on the basis of CISG – effects of the avoidance
2021/01/11

Avoidance of the contract by the buyer on the basis of CISG – effects of the avoidance

What are the legal consequences of avoiding the contract by the buyer on the basis of CISG? What obligations do the parties have?

Category: Commercial Law
The shareholder’s right to inspect the company’s documents and the criminal liability for preventing the shareholder from exercising his right of control.
2021/01/07

The shareholder’s right to inspect the company’s documents and the criminal liability for preventing the shareholder from exercising his right of control.

What are the legal possibilities for a shareholder to enforce his rights to control the company and access its financial documents? What are the consequences for those who seek to diminish his rights?

Category: Company Law
New Year – New Professional Challenges
2021/01/06

New Year – New Professional Challenges

Attorney at Law Pawel Majewski LL.M. has become a member of the Foreign Committee of the National Assembly of Attorneys in Poland.

Category: Bez kategorii
Avoidance of the contract by the buyer on the basis of CISG – Procedure

Avoidance of the contract by the buyer on the basis of CISG – Procedure

After the last article "Avoidance of the contract by the buyer on the basis of CISG - Introduction", today's publication will concern the rights of the buyer in case the seller has delivered or has not delivered the object of the contract.

Category: Commercial Law
Avoidance of the contract by the buyer on the basis of CISG – Introduction
2021/01/04

Avoidance of the contract by the buyer on the basis of CISG – Introduction

This article launches a series of publications that aims to familiarize our readers with the rights and obligations of the parties to the sales contract under CISG.

Category: Commercial Law
Law and jurisdiction in the case of divorce between citizens of different countries
2020/12/15

Law and jurisdiction in the case of divorce between citizens of different countries

What law applies in the divorce case between citizens of different countries? Does it matter where they were living as a couple? Which court has an jurisdiction?

Category: Civil Law
Reserved portion under Polish law
2020/12/03

Reserved portion under Polish law

According to art. 991 of the Polish Civil Code, the descendants, spouse and parents of the decedent are entitled to the reserved portion.

Category: Civil Law
Deceived by a Polish contractor? File a notice with the Prosecutor’s Office.
2020/12/01

Deceived by a Polish contractor? File a notice with the Prosecutor’s Office.

What legal steps are recommended for victims of fraud crime?

Category: Criminal Law
Subsidiary indictment – who can file it and when?
2020/11/30

Subsidiary indictment – who can file it and when?

In Polish criminal proceedings, it is possible for a victim of a crime to file the so called "subsidiary indictment".

Category: Criminal Law
Businessmen – be careful of these regulations
2020/11/25

Businessmen – be careful of these regulations

The most common accusation that entrepreneurs in a difficult financial situation face in our practice is the charge of fraud

Category: Prawo karne
Should you reject the inheritance or accept it? What are the consequences of this decision?
2020/11/24

Should you reject the inheritance or accept it? What are the consequences of this decision?

The person appointed to the inheritance has, according to art. 1012 of the polish Civil Code, the following choice: he may either accept the inheritance without limitation of liability for debts (simple acceptance), or accept the inheritance with lim

Category: Inheritence Law
How can I reserve ownership of the sold item until the buyer pays?
2020/11/23

How can I reserve ownership of the sold item until the buyer pays?

Reservation of ownership is one of the easier ways to protect the seller's interests in case the buyer does not pay the price. 

Category: Commercial Law
Cooperation in assisting international Clients
2020/10/12

Cooperation in assisting international Clients

I am pleased to inform you that on a daily basis my Law Firm cooperates with Attorney at law Pawel Majewski, L.L. M., who is also registered on the list of foreign lawyers at the Berlin Bar Association.

Category: Bez kategorii

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