Inspector’s right

The Minister of Labor and Social Policy prepared a draft amendment to the Act of 10 June 2016 on the posting of employees as part of the provision of services. It provides for the extension of the powers of the National Labor Inspectorate to include access to files...

Human rights and EU law

The Council of the European Union, in response to the appeal of the European Parliament, decided to start work on creating an EU-wide mechanism to impose targeted sanctions on those who commit serious human rights violations. The system is to include public and...

Amendments to the AML Act

On November 30, 2019, another amendment to the Act of March 1, 2018 on counteracting money laundering and financing of terrorism (the “AML Act”) entered into force, the purpose of the amendment is to better adapt Polish provisions to the 4th AML Directive....

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...