Cases

Success of law firm on "Lubostroń" case

By judgment of 12 January 2016, the Provincial Administrative Court in Warsaw dismissed the complaint of agricultural property agency on decision of the Minister of agriculture and rural development acting the estate of the Lubostroń, which was before the war owned by Skórzewscy family and was not...

Business and promissory note

The trade partner of one of our Clients decided to vend his enterprise to which the contract between parties was related. Future debts from this contract were secured by blank promissory note drawn by the transferor of the enterprise. Our Client wondered whether the acquirer of the enterprise will be...

Shares for foreigner

In one of the case conducted by our law firm raised a question whether the acquisition by a foreigner - a company from another Member State of the European Union - shares in the company that owns agricultural property requires a permit issued by the minister responsible for internal affairs, in accordance...

A penalty for unionist

One of our Clients wondered whether the member of the management board of the establishment’s trade union who is protected from the redundancy is liable for maintenance of order. The Act on trade unions provides the defence only against redundancy or deterioration of work conditions. Also the provisions...

Warranty and error

In one of our corporate cases we had to deal with legal issue: May a buyer, that is misled as to product’s features by a seller, evade of legal effects of a contract  concluded under the influence of an error. However, there is institution of warranty for defects. Does norms’ collision take place...

Leave after an illness

One of our Clients wondered whether they may grant an annual leave directly after the end of rehabilitation allowance without previous medical examination of the employee. The answer to this question depends on employee’s health condition – whether the employee is still unable to work, as the employer...

The service contract with an employee

One of our Clients wondered whether they can enter into service contract on cleaning up the work establishment with their own employees. The answer to this question depends on the scope of employee’s duties. The Supreme Court repeatedly stated, that conclusion of service contract with employees is...

Image – distribution limited

One of our Clients planned to place photos of their employees on the company’s website and use them for internal purposes. Thus, they asked us what should be included in employee’s declaration of permission to the distribution of the image. Firstly, according to the Copyright Law the image is a...

Archaic license to sell alcohol

It is still not unambiguous whether the retail sale of alcohol with its delivery to the customer violates the provisions of Sobriety and Counteracting Alcoholism Law. In most cases, the exhaustive catalog of places where retail sale of alcohol is allowed, is interpreted as meaning that the sale of alcohol...

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