21
Apr

Merge of Avenir Medical Poland and Perfect Eye.

In the first quarter of 2021, there was a merger of Avenir Medical Poland sp. z o.o., the operator of Twoje Soczewki network, on the one hand, and Perfect Eye Medical sp. z o.o. and Perfect Eye Optic sp. z o.o. on the other. The merger was carried out by increasing the share capital of …

21
Apr

Family foundation bill.

In March 2021. The Ministry of Development, Labour and Technology has sent a draft law on family foundations for public consultation. This consultation is currently ongoing, the law is planned to be enacted in the second half of 2021 and would enter into force at the beginning of 2022. The project aims to create an …

4
Apr

Winning a dispute over the settlement of expenses on a joint property.

On 29 March 2021 we obtained for one of the Firm’s Clients a court decision fully taking into account its interests in a case concerning the abolition of co-ownership of real estate and settlement of outlays amounting to over PLN 250,000. A client commissioned the Law Firm to prepare and file an appeal against an …

4
Apr

Winning a dispute for over PLN 850,000

On 2 April 2021 we obtained for one of the Firm’s clients a judgment adjudicating payment of remuneration for completed construction works in the amount exceeding PLN 850,000, plus interest and legal costs. Our client is a joint stock company listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange, active among others in the area of power engineering …

5
Mar

Changes in banking law

On 25 February 2021 Sejm adopted an amendment of the Banking Law. The purpose of the amendment is to make necessary changes to the domestic legal system in connection with the entry into force of the European Union regulations on capital requirements for financial institutions, the so-called CRD V/CRR II. The changes are aimed at …

25
Feb

Purchase of investment land by a Client of the Law Firm.

On 21 January 2021, with the participation of a partner of the law firm Babiaczyk, Skrocki i Wspólnicy – dr Mirosław Babiaczyk, a conditional sale agreement was concluded regarding the purchase by the law firm’s Client – a company belonging to an international concern operating in the wood production industry – of land intended for …

25
Feb

Support for the National Human Rights Competition.

In January 2021 law firm Babiaczyk, Skrocki i Wspólnicy was engaged in supporting a nationwide Human Rights Competition organised by the European Law Students’ Association  ELSA Poznań, under the honorary patronage of the District Bar Council in Poznań, the Rector of Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, the Dean of the Faculty of Law and Psychology …

2
Jan

New court for public procurement.

As of 1 January 2021, a new specialist court will commence operation, whose task will be to adjudicate complaints against judgments of the National Appeal Chamber at the President of the Public Procurement Office. This is due to the entry into force of the new Public Procurement Law of 11 September 2019. All complaints will …

2
Jan

Law on support of offshore wind farms.

On 17 December 2020. Sejm has passed the Act on the Promotion of Electricity Generation in Offshore Wind Farms. The purpose of the Act is to implement into the polish legal system obligations under European Union law, as according to the Directive (EU) 2018/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 December …