The Best Practice for the Warsaw Stock Exchange (GPW) Listed Companies 2021 – a new quality of corporate governance

On 1 July 2021, the Best Practice for the Warsaw Stock Exchange (GPW) Listed Companies 2021 (“Best Practice 2021”) came into force – a new edition of corporate governance principles for companies listed on GPW Main Market in Poland. Companies are not obliged to comply with Best Practice 2021 however, it is demanded to disclose […]

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Impact of the COVID–19 virus on the Stock Exchange Market in Warsaw (2019 -2020)

(by Prof. Dr. Rafał Kusy) The Covid-19 Pandemic has significantly affected the social, as well as business, life among societies almost in the entire world. In April 2020 the International Monetary Fund used the term “The Great Lockdown” as being the worst economic slowdown since the Great Crisis. However, many scientists have regarded the corona […]

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Differences In Fighting Frauds In Poland And Great Britain

Inspired by an article by Daniel Russel, from Carlsons Solicitors Limited Company „Should fraud be pursued as a civil matter or as a criminal offence?”, in which the author describes fighting frauds in England, https://www.carlsonssolicitors.com/news/2021/8/5/is-fraud-a-civil-matter-or-a-criminal%20offence?utm_source=LinkedIn&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=aug-blog I would like to compare it with the practice in Poland. Contrary to common law countries, in Poland both methods […]

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Failure to pass a discharge resolution may violate personal rights

Court of Appeal in Warsaw in the judgment of September 23, 2020 (no. I ACa 617/19) stated that failure to pass a discharge resolution is not a neutral situation for a member of the body. As a consequence, lack of discharge resolution may violate personal rights – analogically as in the case of refusal to […]

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Failure to pass a discharge resolution may violate personal rights

Court of Appeal in Warsaw in the judgment of September 23, 2020 (no. I ACa 617/19) stated that failure to pass a discharge resolution is not a neutral situation for a member of the body. As a consequence, lack of discharge resolution may violate personal rights – analogically as in the case of refusal to […]

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NGL Legal joins IR as the exclusive Employment Law (Corporate) Member in Poland

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Magdalena Zwolińska, Ph.D. of NGL Legal. Magdalena has joined IR as our exclusive Employment Law (Corporate) Member in Poland. Magdalena specialises in all aspects of employment law. Her comprehensive experience covers the preparation of various types of employment-related agreements and contracts […]

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Czajkowska Legal joins IR as the exclusive Investment Funds Member in Poland

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Natalia Czajkowska of Czajkowska Legal. Natalia has joined IR as our exclusive Investment Funds Member in Poland. Natalia has a dual qualification as a Solicitor of England & Wales and a lawyer in Poland. Prior to setting up her law firm, […]

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Success of RKKW’s client in the construction dispute

As a result of the RKKW’s actions, the court reverses the orders granting injunctive relief and denies to grant further injunctive relief in the complex construction, civil and corporate dispute. At RKKW’s request, the court revoked two previously granted security orders for payment claims in a multi-party dispute related to a foreign construction project, and […]

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Ransomware attacks – some thoughts and considerations

Ransomware is nowadays the most prolific form of cyberattack. In recent years attacks have not only grown in numbers but also in scale causing disruption to business and periods of downtime. We have also learned that ransomware capitalised on the COVID-19 crisis. There are many reports worldwide revealing high numbers of cyberattack incidents including ransomware […]

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IR Global – Meet the Members – BENELUX

September 2021

For international businesses looking to gain a foothold in Europe, the Benelux countries – Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg – provide the perfect place to establish operations, with comprehensive infrastructure, […]

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