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Electronic delivery

The draft act on the electronicisation of deliveries was prepared by the Ministry of Digitization. Electronic delivery will be introduced initially as the default, and ultimately as the primary channel for exchanging correspondence, which requires the receipt or...

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...

Drone law

On June 11, 2019, two EU regulations were issued regulating the issue of drones, whose main task is to harmonize the law in the European Union. The regulations in question are: Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) 2019/945 of 12 March 2019 on unmanned air systems and...

EU harmonization of remuneration

The European Commission has started work on introducing the so-called European minimum wage. A draft in this matter is to be presented to the Member States at the end of January this year. It does not provide for the introduction of a specific amount, but a harmonized...

Simple joint-stock company – delayed

As a result of the amendment to the Code of Civil Procedure adopted by the Parliament on January 9, 2020, the entry into force of provisions regarding a simple joint-stock company introduced into Polish law by the Act of 19 July 2019 amending the Act - Code of...

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. The leading...

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...