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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...

Restoration to work – patency

November 7 this year the provision of the Code of Civil Procedure enters into force - Art. 477 (2) under which the court will be able to restore an employee to work under an unlawful judgment. This change was announced earlier in connection with the planned entry into...

Payment gridlocks as a public thing

On January 1, 2020, a new version of the Act on payment periods in commercial transactions enters into force. Compared to the previous regulations in force since 2013, the main change consists in allowing direct intervention of the administrative body - the Office of...

A remedy

Due to the Action Programme of State Work Safety Inspectorate for the period 2019 to 2021, respecting the prohibition of concluding civil law agreement whose terms indicate a hidden employment relationship is a priority for the State Work Safety Inspectorate. Experts...

Civil procedure with separate economic procedure

In the framework of changes to the civil procedure the legislator, wanting to streamline the judicial procedure, decided to return to previous regulations and re-introduced separate economic proceedings, liquidated in 2012. These proceedings may be lifted when...

Fired by all means

In a situation where the employer wants to dismiss the employee at all costs, it is worth retaining restraint. In the matter resulting in the Supreme Court's adoption of the Resolution of April 4, 2019, reference number III PZP 2/19 the employer first terminated the...

Difficult debts to avoid

In a disadvantageous for the members of the board of private limited companies resolution of the Supreme Court of 30 January 2019 in the case with reference number III CZP 78/18 The court extended the scope of liability resulting from art. 299 of Commercial Companies...

The division of joint assets and the credit

The division of joint assets shall not prevent the subsequent recovery of claims for repayment of the amount of the obligation secured by the mortgage. In other words, even if the former spouse has not, in the course of the procedure for the division of the joint...

Coalition and managers

From 1 January 2019, persons employed under civil law contracts and self-employed will be able to form trade unions and join them if they satisfy the following conditions: they perform paid work, do not employ other people for this type of work, and have rights and...