Wolf Theiss

POLSKA

Od 25 lat Polska przeżywa okres dynamicznego rozwoju, dzięki czemu stała się jedną z największych gospodarek w Unii Europejskiej oraz liderem wśród krajów z regionu CEE/SEE. Dobrze wykwalifikowanemu i pracowitemu społeczeństwu zawdzięczamy powstanie prężnego, doświadczonego na arenie międzynarodowej oraz konkurencyjnego sektora prywatnego.

Nasz warszawski zespół, w którego skład wchodzi 38 prawników i doradców podatkowych, od początku lat 90-tych zapewnia usługi na niezmiennie najwyższym poziomie. Międzynarodowi inwestorzy, jak i polskie spółki mogą w pełni polegać na naszej głębokiej znajomości lokalnego rynku, w tym sektora publicznego. Prawnicy kancelarii posiadają doświadczenie w efektywnym prowadzeniu transakcji oraz kompleksowych projektów, w tym także inwestycji obejmujących kilka jurysdykcji w ramach regionu CEE/SEE.

Prawnicy Wolf Theiss zapewniają profesjonalne doradztwo z zakresu prawa handlowego (w tym prawa spółek), transakcji fuzji i przejęć (w tym private equity), prawa bankowego, finansowego i ubezpieczeń, nieruchomości, prawa konkurencji, prywatyzacji, zamówień publicznych, koncesji oraz postępowań sądowych i arbitrażowych.
 

KONTAKT

WOLF THEISS Polska

ul. Mokotowska 49
PL - 00-542 Warszawa
T. +48 22 378 8900
E. warszawa@wolftheiss.com

Managing Partner

Peter Daszkowski
Peter
Daszkowski
Partner
T. +48 22 378 8900
F. +48 22 378 8901
ul. Mokotowska 49
00-542 Warsaw
Poland
Tomasz Stasiak
Tomasz
Stasiak
Partner
T. +48 22 378 8900
F. +48 22 378 8901
ul. Mokotowska 49
00-542 Warsaw
Poland
Centrum prasowe

Newssquare  Changes in Restructuring may impact the banking sector

Warsaw, 18 September 2020 – The regulations contained in Poland's anti-crisis shield 4.0 will facilitate the restructuring of some companies, but may...

Newssquare  EUR 10 Million to Med-Tech Hub to Develop Diagnostics Equipment – Wolf Theiss advises The European Investment Bank

Warsaw, 8 September 2020 – The Wolf Theiss Warsaw team advised the European Investment Bank (EBI) on the provision of financing for Scope Fluidics...

Newssquare  Concept Tower changes the owner. Wolf Theiss Warsaw Real Estate and Construction team oversees successful sale

Warsaw, 28 August 2020 – The Warsaw team, led by Partner Grzegorz Skowroński and Associate Bartosz Kopik, advised Concept Development BSD 2 sp. z o.o....

Newssquare  VAT mafia targeting electronics distributors

Warsaw, 11 August 2020 – Despite the efforts of the government, the VAT gap is growing, which means that efforts to tighten the tax system are not...

Newssquare  Lack of regulation for energy storage harms the development of renewable energy sources in Poland

Warsaw, 29 June 2020 – The issue of energy storage has been discussed in Poland for several years. "The first experimental investments in this area...

Newssquare  Liberalization of the 10h rule as a chance to unblock onshore wind farm potential in Poland

Warsaw, 10 June 2020 – The RES industry is waiting for a change of the 10h rule, which requires wind farms to maintain a distance of not less than ten...

Newssquare  Postponing Restructuring until after the Pandemic threatens creditors and the economy as a whole

Warsaw, 25 May 2020 – Postponing the obligation to file for bankruptcy for a period after the outbreak has been declared may be abused. There is a...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Warsaw Office partners with Zwierzęca Polana Foundation

Warsaw, 15 May 2020 – Wolf Theiss in Poland supports the activities of the "Zwierzęca Polana" Foundation (Animal Glade Foundation). The biggest...

Newssquare  Marcin Rudnik from Wolf Theiss Warsaw Office among 5 Lawyers promoted to counsel firm-wide

Warsaw, 14 May 2020 – Wolf Theiss has announced promotions of senior lawyers to counsels. Besides Marcin Rudnik, who specializes in dispute...

Newssquare  Reliable Spending of Financial Aid will protect Entrepreneurs from Subsidy Fraud Penalties

Warsaw, 6 May 2020 – Aid for companies within the framework of the anti-crisis shield is expected. Great care should be taken when filling out...

Newssquare  Poland may see up to several Hundred Million Euros in distressed M&A Investments

Warsaw, 20 April 2020 – Funds specializing in the acquisition of assets in difficulty are already beginning to actively seek investment opportunities...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Expands Dispute Resolution Practice By Launching White Collar Crime Practice In Warsaw

Warsaw, 8 January 2020 – Wolf Theiss has hired Arkadiusz Matusiak to start its new White Collar Crime practice. This move, along with last year’s...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss expands in Warsaw, launching energy practice and strengthening M&A team

Warsaw, 2 December 2019 – Wolf Theiss took further steps to expand its presence in Poland, hiring Counsel Konrad Kosicki to start an energy practice...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss sees distressed M&A rising as CEE Economy slows

Warsaw, 16 October 2019 – Growing uncertainty about the global economic outlook has cut M&A activity in Central and Eastern Europe this year despite...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Advises Berlin Hyp On Eur 166 Mln Polish Real Estate Loan

Warsaw, 3 October 2019 – The Warsaw office of international law firm Wolf Theiss has provided legal advice to lender Berlin Hyp AG on a EUR 166 mln...

Newssquare  Central Europe's real estate boom set to continue as global funds seek higher yields

Warsaw, 18 September 2019 – Central Europe’s real-estate boom is set to continue as international investors flock to the market, attracted by its...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss gründet Brexit Desk und holt mit Anton Fischer einen ausgewiesenen UK-Rechtsexperten an Bord

Wien, 12. September 2019 – Der auf Initiative von Wolf Theiss Partner Christian Hoenig ins Leben gerufene Brexit Desk soll Licht ins Dunkel der...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss: CEE Region catches the Eye of Big Global Funds

Warsaw, 10 July 2019 – Central and Eastern Europe remains an attractive destination for industry and financial investors seeking takeover targets for...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss completes Asset Deal for Acquisition of ABC Data and ABC Data Marketing by ALSO Holding AG

Warsaw, 5 July 2019 - Wolf Theiss advised ALSO Holding AG, one of the leading providers of ICT distribution, solutions and services in Europe, on the...

Newssquare  Skowroński appointed Partner at Wolf Theiss in Warsaw

Warsaw, 1 July 2019 – Grzegorz Skowroński has been promoted to Partner at the Warsaw office of Wolf Theiss, as part of the law firm’s continued growth...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss: Poland seeks to tighten Corporate Criminal Liability Rules and introduce Whistleblower Protections

Warsaw, 18 June 2019 – Companies operating in Poland should prepare for more stringent corporate liability rules under legislation being prepared by...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss appoints Lech Giliciński Head of new Warsaw Restructuring Practice

Warsaw, 17 June 2019 – Wolf Theiss has set up a Restructuring Practice in its Warsaw office, appointing Lech Giliciński as a Partner and head of the...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss' Warsaw Banking Team wins Recognition in Top Polish Ranking

Warsaw, 11 June 2019 – The Banking and Finance practice at the Wolf Theiss Warsaw office won recognition in this year’s ranking of Polish law firms...

Newssquare  Poland's new Disclosure Rules pose challenge for CFOs

Warsaw, 21 May 2019 – Mandatory Disclosure Rules (MDR) introduced to the Polish Tax Code earlier this year change the obligations for disclosure of...

Newssquare  Vibrant Polish Property Market set for further Growth

Warsaw, 20 May 2019 – Poland’s vibrant commercial real estate market is set for further growth amid continued demand for office and warehouse space,...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss appoints Ron Given as U.S. Representative

Vienna, 28. March 2019 - Effective April 1, 2019, Ron Given will be assuming the newly-created role as the firm's U.S. Representative.

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss advises Young Lawyers on Career Development

Warsaw, 13 March 2019 – The Wolf Theiss Warsaw team took part in the Law Career Fair at Biblioteka Uniwersytecka w Warszawie on March 12, presenting...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss advises Companies on IP Rights, Data Protection in Proptech

Warsaw, 4 March 2019 – As the real estate industry benefits from a boom in technological development, companies need to consider the legal aspects of...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss advises Companies on Employee Retention as Polish Labor Market tightens

Warsaw, 4 February 2019 – Polish employers are under increasing pressure to apply a wide range of solutions to retain top talent, as the country’s...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss advises ALSO Holding AG on the Acquisition of ABC Data

Warsaw, 18 January 2019 - Wolf Theiss advised ALSO Holding AG, one of the leading providers of ICT distribution, solutions and services in Europe,...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss sees increasing risk of tax penalties for Polish board members

Warsaw, 5 October 2018 – As Poland has tightened up its tax system over the past few years, the number of criminal proceedings initiated by the tax...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss: M&A Market in CEE remains robust

Warsaw, 09 October 2018 – M&A activity in Central and Eastern Europe remains strong, and the solid growth of the region’s economies bodies well for...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss sees solid corporate loan growth as Polish economy expands

Warsaw, 04 October 2018 – Poland’s continued economic growth is set to further boost the corporate loan market as domestic companies from industries...

Newssquare  The Baltics and Belarus offer attractive opportunities for EU firms - Wolf Theiss and Sorainen Conference

Warsaw, 19 September 2018 – Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia offer attractive business opportunities for companies seeking expansion in the construction...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss: Poland needs clear rules to protect Crypto Investors

Warsaw, 13 September 2018 – As cryptocurrencies grow in popularity in Poland, legislators and regulators are struggling to keep up with the changing...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss advises on Sale of Warsaw’s Atrium Tower

Warsaw, 7 August 2018 – Wolf Theiss advised AEW on the sale of the Atrium Tower office building in downtown Warsaw to Vienna Insurance Group (VIG).

Newssquare  Polish Builders seek Claim Management Options as Market tightens

Warsaw, 6 July 2018 – Shortages of construction workers are combining with rising wages and materials prices to put pressure on Poland’s booming...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Advises Chinese Home Appliance Producer Hisense In Takeover Of Gorenje

On 28 June 2018, the China-based producer of home appliances, HISENSE, announced the successful outcome of its takeover offer for the shares in the...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Conference Sees Value In Balkan Investments

Warsaw, 15 June 2018 – Balkan countries offer attractive business opportunities for investors seeking to benefit from European Union asset value...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Expands Warsaw Tax Practice, Appointing Karolina Stawowska As Head Of Team

Warsaw, 7 May 2018 – Wolf Theiss has strengthened its Tax Practice Group in Warsaw, appointing Karolina Stawowska as a Partner and head of the team....

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss advises Lagardère on Sale of Radio Assets in CEE

Warsaw, 19 April 2018 – Wolf Theiss has advised French media and publishing group Lagardère on the sale of its central European radio businesses,...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Warsaw Conference Discusses Management Liability in M&A Transactions

Warsaw, 28.03.2018 – Increased volatility on financial markets is putting pressure on company management teams when setting valuations in M&A...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Advises TF Silesia on the Purchase of SEFAKO Stake

Warsaw, 21 March 2018 – Wolf Theiss has advised the Polish state-owned company Towarzystwo Finansowe "Silesia" sp. z o.o. on the acquisition of the...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Supports Young Lawyers’ Career Development

Warsaw, 14 March 2018 – Members of the Wolf Theiss Warsaw team attended the Law Career Fair (Prawnicze Targi Praktyk i Pracy) on March 13, presenting...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Forum Sees Polish Proptech Growth Accelerating

Warsaw, 09 March 2018 – Polish companies providing digital technology for the real estate industry are set for rapid growth, as they benefit from...

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS TO CONTINUE SUPPORT FOR WOMEN'S ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN POLAND

Warsaw, 18 December 2017 – Wolf Theiss has completed its first year of partnership with the Women's Entrepreneurship Foundation (Fundacja...

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS WARSAW CONFERENCE SEES VALUE IN ENHANCING WHISTLEBLOWING BEST PRACTICES IN POLAND

Warsaw, 30 November 2017 – Polish companies should intensify efforts to strengthen their internal whistleblowing systems, which increase value for all...

Newssquare  VC FUNDS HELP BOOST CEE INNOVATION

Warsaw, 20 October 2017 – Venture capital funds have been playing an increasing role in the development of the innovation ecosystem in Central and...

Newssquare  PAULINA PRZEWOŹNIK JOINS EMPLOYMENT TEAM OF WOLF THEISS WARSAW

Warsaw, 16 October 2017 – Paulina Przewoźnik has joined the employment team of Wolf Theiss Warsaw. The appointment of Paulina comes as Wolf Theiss...

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS ADVISES POLISH FIRMS ON POSTING OF WORKERS TO GERMANY AND AUSTRIA

Warsaw, 13 October 2017 – Changing regulations in Austria and Germany are beginning to pose a threat to Polish companies posting workers to these...

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS SUPPORTING WOMEN’S ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN POLAND

Warsaw, 26 June 2017 - Wolf Theiss announces a partnership with the Women’s Entrepreneurship Foundation (Fundacja Przedsiębiorczości Kobiet) in...

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS NAMED "CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR" AT CHAMBERS EUROPE AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE

Vienna/London – 11 April 2017 – Wolf Theiss has been named "Central and Eastern Europe Law Firm of the Year" in this year's Chambers Europe Awards....

Newssquare  M&A SPOTLIGHT: CEE – WOLF THEISS CORPORATE MONITOR FY 2016

Vienna/London, 16 February 2017 – 98 percent of dealmakers say they are more likely to invest in Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe (CEE/SEE)...

Newssquare  Mergermarket names Wolf Theiss CEE M&A Legal Adviser Of The Year 2016

Vienna, 9 December 2016 – Wolf Theiss was named the CEE M&A Legal Adviser of the Year 2016 by MergerMarket at an awards gala in London on 8 December....

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss advises Filtration Group in its acquisition of the Industrial Filtration division of Mahle

Vienna, 2 November 2016 – Wolf Theiss has advised the Filtration Group, a subsidiary of the finance investor Madison Capital Partners, in all aspects...

Newssquare  Mergermarket recognizes Wolf Theiss as an M&A leader in Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland

Mergermarket has recognized Wolf Theiss as one of the top law firms in M&A transactions in Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland.

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS ADVISES CONSOLIDATED PRECISION PRODUCTS ON ITS FIRST POLISH ACQUISITION

Wolf Theiss Warsaw has advised Consolidated Precision Products Corp. on its successful acquisition of two casting facilities located in Rzeszow,...

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS HAS ADVISED ROCKAWAY CAPITAL SE ON THE ACQUISITION OF INVIA FROM MCI.TECH VENTURES

Prague, 24 March 2016 - Wolf Theiss has represented and advised Rockaway Capital SE on its acquisition of the Czech Republic-based online travel...

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS AND MERGERMARKET RELEASE INSIDE CORPORATE STUDY ON M&A

Vienna, London 17 March 2016 – Poland, the Czech Republic and Romania are the most likely Central and Eastern European (CEE) and South Eastern...

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS ADVISES OSRAM ON THE SPIN-OFF OF THE LAMPS BUSINESS IN 9 COUNTRIES

Wien, 18.02.2016 - Vienna, 18 February 2016 - Wolf Theiss has advised on the spin-off of the traditional lamps business of OSRAM, a leading global...

Alerty prawne

Newssquare  The future of Data Transfers to the US

More than one month after the pivotal Schrems II decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), companies may still find themselves...

Newssquare  EUROPEAN COMMISSION ADOPTS PACKAGE OF MEASURES FOR THE RECOVERY OF THE CAPITAL MARKETS

On 24 July 2020, the European Commission decided on a package of measures for the recovery of the capital markets.

With respect to the Prospectus...

Newssquare  International Comparative Legal Guides - Corporate Governance 2020

Wolf Theiss is pleased to announce its contribution to the prestigious International Comparative Legal Guides publication "Corporate Governance 2020...

Newssquare  CJEU Invalidates EU-US Privacy Shield Framework and introduces further Restrictions on data transfers to non-EU countries

On 16 July 2020, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued a long-awaited decision in a dispute between Facebook Ireland, the Irish...

Newssquare  New EU regs on e-commerce likely to bolster transparency and innovation (are the critics wrong?)

Although some observers have criticized the EU's new regulations on e-commerce for being too soft on platforms of online intermediation services and...

Newssquare  POLAND: ALLEVIATION OF RESTRICTIONS ON BUSINESS ACTIVITIES AND SOCIAL LIFE

Poland – All provisions of the Regulation of the Council of Ministers of 29 May 2020 on introduction of specific limitations and restrictions...

Newssquare  POLAND SET TO INTRODUCE SPECIALIZED COURTS IN JULY 2020

On 19 February 2020, the Polish President signed an act that amends the Code of Civil Procedure along with other existing acts that impact the...

Newssquare  COVID-19 AND RECAPITALISATION STATE AID: PUBLIC SUPPORT FOR COMPANIES IN THE FORM OF EQUITY OR HYBRID CAPITAL INSTRUMENTS

On 19 March 2020, the European Commission ("Commission") adopted a new Temporary Framework for EU State aid. With the adoption of the Temporary...

Newssquare  LESSONS LEARNED: ACQUIRING PROTECTIVE FACE MASKS IN THE COURSE OF A PANDEMIC

In the midst of the current Covid-19 crisis, there is an unprecedented worldwide demand for protective face masks. Despite various efforts by the EU...

Newssquare  POLAND: RESCUE PACKAGE 2.0

Poland – In connection with the spread of the COVID-19, further legislative steps were taken at the end of last week: over 60 Polish acts were amended...

Newssquare  POLAND: BANKING REGULATORY UPDATE

Poland – Amid the shock waves sent by the COVID19 pandemic through the global and Polish economies, liquidity of borrowers and stability of the...

Newssquare  COVID-19: IS STATE AID AVAILABLE FOR EMPLOYERS IN TROUBLE?

Welcome to this special Client Alert from the Wolf Theiss Employment team, in which we look at the availability of state aid by country for employers...

Newssquare  POLAND: POTENTIAL IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON REAL ESTATE TRANSACTION DOCUMENTS

Poland ▬ Currently, many countries are facing numerous consequences caused by the Global Health Emergency resulting from the spread of COVID-19 and...

Newssquare  How to get Real Estate Transactions done if you are stuck at home or abroad - A Survey of Countries in CEE/SEE

Welcome to this special Client Alert of the Wolf Theiss Real Estate team, in which we address the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak on how to conduct...

Newssquare  POLAND: CORONAVIRUS EMERGENCY BILL UPDATES REGARDING CORPORATE LAW AND REPORTING DEADLINES

Poland – The COVID-19 emergency bill was adopted by Sejm in a final version on 31.03.2020. The new regulation introduces methods for communicating...

Newssquare  POLAND: ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES UPDATE

Poland – The Polish parliament is proceeding with further amendments to the anti-crisis shield legislation ("Draft"), which will implement additional...

Newssquare  POLAND: IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON CONSTRUCTION WORKS AGREEMENTS

Poland – The COVID-19 pandemic is causing not only health and operational problems, but it is also creating many legal and contractual challenges. The...

Newssquare  Dispute Resolution Insider Special Edition: Covid-19

Welcome to this special edition of the DRInsider, the regularly published Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Disputes Group, in which we provide an...

Newssquare  COVID-19 AND STATE AID

In situations such as the current COVID-19 pandemic, governments are pledging to support businesses which suffer from the public health measures aimed...

Newssquare  Coronavirus - FAQs for lenders: Impact on financing Update on current situation in CEE / SEE

The coronavirus and the drastic measures to curb cases of the novel COVID-19 pandemic have serious macroeconomic consequences. Closed production...

Newssquare  CHANGES FOR RES INSTALLATIONS

Poland ▬ Due to the current national and global situation, the supply chain of components for renewable energy installations ("RES Installations") has...

Newssquare  Financing transactions in the times of distance communication

Poland – Are there any legal measure allowing parties to enter into facility agreement without going out? For many entrepreneurs, including financial...

Newssquare  COVID-19 WILL CAST A LONG SHADOW ON EU MEDICAL DEVICE REGULATION

Healthcare stakeholders are currently coping with incredible challenges in the fight against the corona virus (COVID-19). In response to this...

Newssquare  POLAND: TAX COMPLIANCE IN THE FACE OF CORONAVIRUS

Poland ▬ The draft version of new anti-crisis legislation accepted by the Polish government on 25 March 2020 (hereinafter: “Draft”) responds to some...

Newssquare  IMPACTS OF COVID-19: EU EXPORT CONTROL ON PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

In order to prevent a critical situation arising due to a shortage of essential products, or to remedy such a situation, the Commission, acting at the...

Newssquare  Coronavirus and the obligation to continue to pay rent

Welcome to this special Client Alert of the Wolf Theiss Real Estate team, in which we address the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak on lease...

Newssquare  Are Polish distressed assets selling more smoothly?

Can distressed assets be disposed of more quickly during the upcoming economic downturn? On 24 March 2020, amendments to the Polish bankruptcy law...

Newssquare  M&A in times of Covid-19 – Watch out for new developments

We expect that the world of M&A will look quite different in the coming weeks. Will M&A die down completely? Probably not, even though there might be...

Newssquare  DATA PROTECTION IN POLAND IN THE FACE OF COVID-19

Despite the pandemic of COVID-19, data controllers are obliged to comply with the GDPR and national legislation. The President of the Polish Personal...

Newssquare  CORONAVIRUS AND THE WORKPLACE: EMPLOYERS' QUESTIONS AND THE LAW

Our lawyers from 13 different jurisdictions have shared legal insights and best practices for employers for both prevention, potential and confirmed...

Newssquare  OBLIGATORY DEMATERIALIZATION OF SHARES IN JOINT-STOCK COMPANIES AND LIMITED JOINT-STOCK PARTNERSHIPS IN POLAND

In Poland, joint-stock companies and limited joint-stock partnerships must complete the process of "dematerialization" this year (i.e. converting...

Newssquare  COMPLYING WITH POLAND'S NEW LAW ON PAYMENT DELAYS

On 1 January 2020, important legal provisions aimed at reducing payment delays came into force in Poland. Our lawyers have already commented on the...

Newssquare  EUROPEAN DATA PROTECTION DAY - OUTLOOK FOR 2020

Today is European Data Protection Day, and businesses are facing more challenges than ever ensuring compliance with various standards. 2020 promises...

Newssquare  Dispute Resolution Insider - fifteenth edition

Welcome to the 15th edition of the DR Insider, the quarterly Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Disputes team, in which we provide an overview of recent...

Newssquare  Poland: New Rules Aim To Protect SMEs From Late Payments From Larger Companies

In the second part of our analysis on the new rules in Poland for payment terms in commercial transactions, we look at provisions set out to protect...

Newssquare  Poland: Missing A Payment Due Date In Commercial Transactions Will Become More Expensive

As of 1 January 2020, companies will face new regulations in Poland affecting payment terms in commercial transactions, particularly related to...

Newssquare  Tax Newsletter - Austria 3/2019

In this issue of our International Tax Newsletter, we have brought together the most important developments in tax law in the CEE/SEE region. This...

Newssquare  EUR 660,000 fine in Poland for violation of personal data protection regulations

On 19 September 2019, the Polish Personal Data Protection Office ("UODO") announced the imposition highest fine to date for violation of personal data...

Newssquare  Poland: Launch of the Ultimate Beneficiary Owner Register as of 13 October

The Polish Anti-Money Laundering and Anti-Terrorist Financing Act dated 1 March 2018 ("AML Act") introduced the Central Ultimate Beneficial Owner...

Newssquare  Poland: Increase to Court Fees

On November 7, 2019, the Statute substantially amending the Civil Procedure Code and other Statutes will come into effect. However, some of the...

Newssquare  Poland - IP, IT, TMT in 2019

What does H2 2019 hold for businesses in the IP, IT, TMT sectors and what legal and regulatory trends should catch their attention?

Newssquare  Cartel damages claims: European Commission Guidelines to estimate the passing-on of Harm caused by Cartels

The number of cartel damages claims before national civil courts in Europe has dramatically increased over recent years. The Damages Directive...

Newssquare  Tax Newsletter - Austria 2/2019

We hope you are curious to read the next issue of our International Tax Newsletter. The second edition this year covers the following topics from the...

Newssquare  Dispute Resolution Insider - fourteenth edition

Welcome to the 14th edition of the DRInsider, the quarterly Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Disputes team, in which we provide an overview of recent...

Newssquare  Poland: Administrative Proceedings are becoming digitalized

On May 31, a new legal institution in Polish procedural law came into force. The main goal of the modifications is to further digitalize proceedings....

Newssquare  Upcoming Changes to the Polish Labor Code

The work on a particularly significant amendment to the Polish Labor Code has been finalized. On 20 May 2019, the Act amending the Polish Labor Code...

Newssquare  Poland adjusted over 150 Polish Sectoral Acts to GDPR

On 3 April 2019, the President of Poland signed the Act of 21 February 2019 on amending certain acts in connection with ensuring the application of...

Newssquare  Poland has imposed the first Fine for Infringement of GDPR

On 15 March 2019, the Polish supervisory authority issued the first decision imposing an administrative fine in the amount of PLN 943,000 (approx. EUR...

Newssquare  TAX NEWSLETTER - AUSTRIA 1/2019

We hope you are curious to read the next issue of our International Tax Newsletter. The first edition this year covers the following topics from the...

Newssquare  Poland regulates the legal situation of certain financial market participants after a hard Brexit

The President of Poland signed the Act on the rules of conduct of business of certain financial market entities in relation to the withdrawal of the...

Newssquare  Poland: New Rules for the Filing of Financial Statements for 2018

The Act amending the Polish Accounting Act and the National Court Register Act ("Act") has introduced changes that significantly affect the...

Newssquare  TAX NEWSLETTER - AUSTRIA 4/2018

We hope you enjoyed the holidays and are now curious to read the next issue of our International Tax Newsletter. In this edition, we have included...

Newssquare  Amendments of the Trade Unions Act

On 1 January 2019, important amendments of the Trade Unions Act came into force enabling individuals engaged under civil law contracts, in particular...

Newssquare  Upcoming Changes to Employment Documentation

The Polish Parliament has adopted an act that became effective 1 January 2019 and shortens the retention period of human resource files and allows...

Newssquare  New Amendment to Polish Civil Code has an Impact on the Activity of Credit Institutions

The Polish Parliament recently adopted the Act of 6 December 2018 on amendment to the Civil Code (the "Act"), which may be of significance to many...

Newssquare  Dispute Resolution Insider - Twelfth Edition

Welcome to the festive 12th edition of the DRInsider, the quarterly Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Disputes team, in which we provide an overview of...

Newssquare  GDPR - Six months after entry into force - Introduction of GDPR to Polish Law

It has been more than half a year since the entry into force of "GDPR", i.e., Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council...

Newssquare  English – Japanese Newsletter: The Continuing Case for Investment in Poland

Many of the Polish government's actions during the first half of its four-year term have put the country in the headlines around the world. Concerns...

Newssquare  Real Estate & Construction Insider

The newsletter covers important developments in 13 jurisdictions in the CEE/SEE region, namely:

 

Albania, Austria, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria,...

Newssquare  Revolution in Residential Development

On 22 August 2018 a new Act on facilitating the preparation and implementation of residential and accompanying investments came into force. The law...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Competition & Antitrust Insider

Welcome to the second edition of the Wolf Theiss Competition and Antitrust Practice Group Newsletter

 

We are pleased to introduce to you the second...

Newssquare  Change in Perpetual Usufruct is Coming

Starting from January 1, 2019, the rights of perpetual usufruct of plots built-up with residential buildings will be transformed into ownership...

Newssquare  Resale Price Maintenance in the Digital Age

European commission issues its first resale price maintenance decisions in over a decade fining four consumer electronics manufacturers for fixing...

Newssquare  Dispute Resolution Insider - Eleventh Edition

Welcome to the 11th edition of the DRInsider, the quarterly Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Disputes team, in which we provide an overview of recent...

Newssquare  Guidelines for Monitoring Employees after GDPR

Due to the implementation of GDPR, new provisions have been added to the Polish Labor Code ("Act") which, among others, regulate the monitoring of...

Newssquare  IP/IT Newsticker: Trade Secret Directive – what to look out for to protect my business?

The European Union enacted Trade Secret Directive (EU) 2016/943 (the "Directive") in 2016 which took effect on June 9, 2018. In this edition of the...

Newssquare  TAX NEWSLETTER - AUSTRIA 2/2018

Summer has already arrived - this means it's time for the next issue of our International Tax Newsletter. In this edition, we have included major...

Newssquare  Latest Amendment to the National Court Register Act

The latest amendment to the National Court Register Act ("Act") introduces many changes that will significantly affect its functioning and obligations...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Competition & Antitrust Insider

Welcome to the First Edition of the Quarterly Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Competition and Antitrust Practice Group.

 

We are pleased to introduce...

Newssquare  The Impact of the New Tax Evasion Regulations on Escrow Agreements

To counteract tax evasion, Polish authorities have recently introduced legislation (the Act) and digital systems allowing tax authorities to analyze...

Newssquare  TAX NEWSLETTER - AUSTRIA 1/2018

As we've arrived at the end of the first quarter, this means it's time for the next issue of our International Tax Newsletter. For 2018 we are pleased...

Newssquare  Dispute Resolution Insider - Tenth Edition

Welcome to the 10th edition of the DRInsider, the quarterly Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Dispute Resolution Group. We provide an overview of recent...

Newssquare  Trading Bitcoins Subject To Taxation In Poland

On 6 March 2018, the Administrative Supreme Court (NSA) issued the first ruling concerning taxation of income made from trading bitcoins by...

Newssquare  Polish Employee Capital Plans

On February 8th, 2018, the Polish Ministry of Finance released the long-awaited first draft of the bill on employee capital plans (Ustawa o...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Employment Spotlight – January 2018

May employers in Serbia access their staff's e-mails and what happens if employees in Romania record conversations with their managers or HR...

Newssquare  The Polish Personal Data Protection Act Is Closer To Completion

On Monday, January 15th, 2018, in the Column Hall of the Polish Parliament, the Ministry of Digitalization organized a meeting to summarize the public...

Newssquare  Expected Developments In The Pension System

Introduction Of Employee Capital Plans

 

In July 2016 the Polish Minister of Finance proposed the Capital Development Program; a comprehensive plan...

Newssquare  Potentially Significant Changes Coming To Spatial Planning

In September 2017, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Development announced a project with the goal of modifying specific laws concerning the real...

Newssquare  Dispute Resolution Insider - Ninth Edition

Welcome to the 2nd Anniversary Edition of the DRInsider; the quarterly Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Dispute Resolution Practice Group:

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS INTERNATIONAL IP/IT NEWSTICKER - DECEMBER 2017

A lot has happened since our last Newsticker in June 2017. In our new edition we reflect the latest developments in selected jurisdictions of our...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Employment Spotlight - December 2017

Recall from annual leave in Poland & background checks in Slovenia - do you know the legal framework behind it? No? Read the latest edition of our...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Employment Spotlight - November 2017

Using fingerprints for recording attendance at work in Bosnia & Herzegovina & working from home at the employee's request in Croatia. These are the...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss Employment Spotlight - October 2017

Did you know that there are limits to an employee's free speech in Hungary or would you know what's the limit to daily work hours in Austria. Read the...

Newssquare  Dispute Resolution Insider - Eighth Edition

Welcome to the 8th edition of the DRInsider, the quarterly Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Dispute Resolution Practice Group. We are happy to provide...

Newssquare  Dispute Resolution Insider - Seventh Edition

Welcome to the 7th edition of the DRInsider, the quarterly Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Dispute Resolution Practice Group. We are happy to again...

Newssquare  Wolf Theiss International IP/IT Newsticker - June 2017

A lot has happened since our last Newsticker in December 2016. In our new edition we reflect the latest developments in the jurisdictions of our...

Newssquare  Dispute Resolution Insider - sixth edition

Welcome to the 6th edition of the DRInsider, the quarterly Newsletter of the Wolf Theiss Dispute Resolution Practice Group. We are happy to once again...

WOLF THEISS - Publikacje

Newssquare  COVID-19 Real Estate Investment Guide

COVID-19 has led to significant changes for real estate investments and transactions, some of which might be of a lasting nature. We as legal...

Newssquare  THE WOLF THEISS GUIDE TO: Generating Electricity from Renewable Sources in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe

Wolf Theiss is pleased to publish this redesigned, eighth (8th) edition of The Wolf Theiss Guide to: Generating Electricity from Renewable Sources in...

Newssquare  M&A Spotlight: CEE / Wolf Theiss Corporate Monitor FY 2019

Newssquare  The Wolf Theiss Guide to: Corporate Investigations in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe

The 2019 Wolf Theiss Guide to: Corporate Investigations in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe is intended to be a resource tool highlighting the...

Newssquare  GDPR one year later

One year has passed since the most important reform of European data protection laws in the last 25 years was implemented.

Newssquare  M&A Spotlight: CEE / Wolf Theiss Corporate Monitor FY 2018

150 senior-level executives were asked to share their experiences and outlook on M&A in the CEE/SEE region and their expectations for the future....

Newssquare  The Wolf Theiss Guide to: Dispute Resolution in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe

This 2018 Wolf Theiss Guide to Dispute Resolution in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe is intended as a practical guide to the general principles...

Newssquare  The Wolf Theiss Guide to: International Arbitration in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe

This 2018 Wolf Theiss Guide to International Arbitration in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe is intended as a practical guide to the general...

Newssquare  The Wolf Theiss Guide to: Handling Business Crime Cases in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe

This 2018 Wolf Theiss Guide to Handling Business Crime Cases in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe is intended as a practical guide to the general...

Newssquare  The Wolf Theiss Guide To: Licensing of Electricity and Gas Wholesale Activities in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe

Wolf Theiss is pleased to publish the second edition (2018) of "The Wolf Theiss Guide To: Licensing of Electricity and Gas Wholesale Activities in...

Newssquare  CURRENT STATUS OF AMLD 4 IN CEE

The EU 4th Anti-Money Laundering Directive (AMLD 4) was published in the Official Journal of the European Union on 5 July 2015 and should have been...

Newssquare  M&A Spotlight: CEE / Wolf Theiss Corporate Monitor FY 2017

Welcome to the newest edition of the WOLF THEISS Corporate Monitor’s M&A Spotlight on Central and Eastern Europe ("CEE"), which we are proud to...

Newssquare  Energy Efficiency in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe

Wolf Theiss is pleased to publish the first edition (2017) of "The Wolf Theiss Guide to: Energy Efficiency in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe"...

Newssquare  M&A Spotlight: CEE / Wolf Theiss Corporate Monitor FY 2016

Welcome to the newest edition of the WOLF THEISS Corporate Monitor’s M&A Spotlight on Central and Eastern Europe ("CEE"), which we are proud to...

Newssquare  Restructuring Loans and Enforcement of Security

The most important lessons learned since the collapse of Lehman Brothers are that no bank is too big to fail and that national banking systems are...

Newssquare  Generating Electricity from Renewable Sources in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe

Wolf Theiss is proud to announce the release of the seventh edition of its flagship publication "The Wolf Theiss Guide to Generating Electricity from...

Newssquare  Waste to Energy in Central, Eastern & Southeastern Europe

Wolf Theiss is pleased to publish the first edition (2016) of "The Wolf Theiss Waste to Energy Guide in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe" (the...

Newssquare  INSIDE CORPORATE - Corporate Monitor FY 2015

Together with Mergermarket, we have analysed the main drivers and challenges for corporate transactions in 2016 and beyond in each of the countries...

Newssquare  The Relevance of EMIR for Non-Financial Actors

doing OTC business in non-regulated markets with volumes of more than EUR 1-3 billion gross notional value ▪ Implications of Regulation 648/2012 on...

Newssquare  Implementation of the Directive 2011/61/EU on Alternative Investment Fund Managers (“AIFMD”) in selected CEE/SEE countries

Implementation of the Directive 2011/61/EU on Alternative Investment Fund Managers (“AIFMD”) in selected CEE/SEE countries. AUSTRIA - BULGARIA -...

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS Corporate Monitor FY 2014

INSIDE CORPORATE is a study of M&A activity - alongside macroeconomic and legal developments - in Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe (CEE and...

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS Corporate Monitor HY/2 2013

We are delighted to announce that the second edition of the INSIDE CORPORATE – WOLF THEISS CORPORATE MONITOR report was published on February 6, 2014...

Newssquare  WOLF THEISS Corporate Monitor HY 1 / 2013

The Corporate Monitor will be released semi-annually and summarises key developments in “our” 13 jurisdictions. In cooperation with CEEMEA, we shed...

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