Employers’ rights related to declaration of state of epidemic threat
On March 13, 2020, the Minister of Health announced the state of epidemic threat in Poland. One of the main consequences is the fact that many retail and cultural facilities are closed.
Below you find key comments on the employer’s rights related to the necessity to pe...
Epidemic – practical guide for the real estate sector
Below you will find detailed information and recommendations related to the state of epidemic threat for the real estate industry, which took effect on March 14.
We can already see clear impacts on our sector, as listed below.
1. Some tenants of commercial development...
Epidemic as basis for tax relief
We are still waiting for the draft special-purpose tax act. Plans for its adoption were announced by the Ministry of Development. It is supposed to include a range of relief measures for taxpayers, such as postponement of the effective date of the “new” SAF-T VAT, quick...
Business alert – Minister of Health adopts Regulation announcing state of epidemic threat!
What does that mean for your business?
In view of numberless questions related to the introduction of the state of epidemic threat in Poland, our law firm has designated a team of specialists in labor law, commercial law, tax law and real estate (tenants’ claims relate...
Relief measures to help businesses tackle coronavirus
Force measure clauses
Coronavirus (causing COVID-19 disease) is an extremely contagious virus which has recently been declared a pandemic. On 12 March 2020, the Health Minister announced that a state of epidemic threat was about to be introduced in Poland. It is a lega...
act BSWW reinforces its bankruptcy and restructuring practice
The act BSWW bankruptcy and restructuring team has been joined by Barbara Szczepkowska. She will be a Partner and will co-head the practice.
Barbara consults on bankruptcy and restructuring law. Her expertise also covers civil and commercial litigation.
“Barbara is ...
act BSWW advises on one of this year’s largest deals in Poland’s real estate market
Buma Group, a major developer based in Kraków, is selling its real estate assets to Reino RF CEE Real Estate. The portfolio sale covers office and residential buildings, residential and office development land, construction projects, incl. office projects nearing comple...
act BSWW and Navigator Dom Maklerski workshops: Shareholder register and shares used as collateral
On 6 March 2020, together with our Partner – Navigator Dom Maklerski, we will host the first in a series of meetings focusing on the shareholder register and shares used as collateral.
The meetings will be hosted by Jakub Salwa – Partner at act BSWW and Bartosz Krzesia...
Polish Association of Listed Companies to hold Conference on Bonds as a Financing Tool
On 4 March 2020, the Polish Association of Listed Companies will hold Conference on Bonds as a Financing Tool.
Piotr Smołuch, Jakub Salwa and Łukasz Piekarski, act BSWW bond practice members, will participate in four debates focusing on key regulatory changes and their...
act BSWW breakfast: Combating money laundering and terrorist financing
act BSWW will host two meetings focusing on anti-money laundering and counter terrorist financing regulations.
During the first one, on 4 March 2020, we will discuss the general issues of combating money laundering and financing of terrorism. The second meeting, on 10 ...
act BSWW breakfast: New Public Procurement Law
On 28 February 2020, act BSWW hosted a meeting on the revision of the Public Procurement Law, focusing on changes regarding appeal measures.
• Key changes to appeal procedure in light of existing regulations
• Key changes to complaint procedure
• Impact on t...