Mezzanine

The name of the financing comes from the French language – although it is already adopted in English and means a mezzanine, a place connecting two floors. Mezzanine is an instrument that combines the features of debt, i.e. credit or loan as well as equity...

The whistleblower directive comes into force

596/5000 In the Official Journal of the European Union of November 26 this year. Directive (EU) 2019/1937 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October has been published. on the protection of persons reporting violations of Union law. The directive...

Dyrektywa o sygnalistach – wejście w życie

W Dzienniku Urzędowym Unii Europejskiej z dnia 26 listopada br.  opublikowana została dyrektywa Parlamentu Europejskiego i Rady (UE) 2019/1937 z dnia 23 października br. w sprawie ochrony osób zgłaszających naruszenia prawa Unii. Dyrektywa wchodzi w życie 20 dnia po...

Spanish cashiers

In the Lopez Ribald case being heard by the European Court of Human Rights, Spanish cashiers were stealing from a supermarket counter under the watchful eye of cameras. The court at first instance defended them because some of the cameras were secret and the cashiers...