10
Nov

Major changes in Waste Law.

On 14th of October 2021 Sejm passed an amendment to the Waste Law, which is to come into force on 1st of January 2022. The amendment is of crucial importance, as it introduces to the aforementioned act – in its article one – a specification of the regulation’s objective, which is to transition the entire …

10
Nov

Important resolution of the Supreme Court.

On 27th of October 2021 in the case ref. no. III CZP 109/20 the Supreme Court in the Civil Chamber adopted a resolution, which is extremely important for the practice of litigation, according to which “The interpretation of law underlying a decision in a validly ended case, in which the plaintiff claimed a part of …

10
Nov

Sale of investment lands in Poznań.

In September 2021 one of the Firm’s clients finalised the sale of a plot of land located in the city centre of Poznań and intended for multi-apartment housing development. The real estate was sold to an investor from the development sector together with a construction design and a building permit. The transaction amount exceeded 8,000,000. …

10
Nov

Sale of Galeria Malta

The sale of one of the best known and largest shopping centres in Poznań – Galeria Malta – was finalised with the participation of lawyers from Babiaczyk, Skrocki i Wspólnicy. The law firm’s team successfully represented the current owner throughout the entire negotiation process and during the signing of the preliminary and final agreement. The …

5
Sep

Draft law on VAT e-invoices and the National e-Invoicing System.

On 31st of August 2021, the Ministry of Finance published the information about the government’s approval of the draft amendments to the Value Added Tax Act covering the implementation of the National System of e-Invoices. According to the plan, the Ministry of Finance wants the use of e-invoices as voluntary to be tested already from …

1
Aug

Amendment to the Civil Code concerning personal injury.

On 24th of June 2021  Sejm passed a law amending the Act – Civil Code. By virtue of that amendment, the Code was supplemented with the provision of art. 4462, according to which, in case of a serious and permanent bodily injury or health disorder resulting in inability to establish or continue a family relationship, …

1
Aug

Amendment of the Code of Administrative Procedure

On June 24th 2021 Sejm passed an act amending the Act – Code of Administrative Procedure. The amendment concerns the admissibility of declaring an administrative decision invalid. According to the enacted amendments, it is excluded to declare an administrative decision invalid, including one issued in gross violation of the law, if 10 years have passed …

1
Aug

Supreme Court’s resolution on liability for hazardous products

On July 6th 2021 Supreme Court in the Civil Chamber adopted a resolution of great importance for legal transactions regarding claims available to the injured party under the regime of liability for a hazardous product. According to the Civil Code the manufacturer (or importer) is liable for damage caused by a hazardous product. In a …