Privacy related regulations in Poland podcast
Agnieszka Wiercińska-Krużewska shared her reflections on Polish privacy related regulations in a podcast recorded by Privacy Rules, a global alliance of privacy professionals. The briefing includes the latest on Polish data protection-related laws and is available both on Privacy Rules’ website and on YouTube.
Dorota Karczewska joins WKB’s competition law and consumer protection law team as a counsel
We are pleased to announce that Dorota Karczewska is joining WKB’s competition and consumer protection law team as a Counsel. For the last 5 years Dorota held the position of Vice-President and head of the consumer protection division in the Polish competition authority – the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection.
WKB recommended in the IFLR1000 2020
In the most recent edition of the IFLR1000, WKB has again received recommendations in six categories: Banking, M&A, Capital markets: Debt, Project development: Infrastructure, and Project development: Power and Project Finance, moving up in three of them. Seven of WKB’s lawyers have been granted individual recommendations.
WKB Legal Alert | Central Register of Beneficial Owners – new obligations for companies
The Central Register of Beneficial Owners (CRBO) will launch on 13 October and this means many new obligations for companies. The company law and corporate governance team presents the details in a newest legal alert.
The Czech company ČEZ acquires shares in Euroklimat
WKB law firm, in cooperation with the Czech law firm Skils, advised ČEZ capital group on the Polish aspects of their acquisition of a majority package of shares in Euroklimat (a provider of comprehensive building installation services, including fit-out, maintenance and design) from its founders and shareholders.
WKB advises Fiserv, Inc. on the acquisition of First Data Polska
WKB advised and represented Fiserv, Inc., a global financial services technology provider, in relation to its acquisition of First Data Polska (the owner of the Polcard brand of payment terminals and one of the major debit and credit card merchant transaction acquirers in the Polish market).
WKB Legal Alert | Employment law – upcoming changes
WKB advised Infradata Polska on the acquisition of DIM System and Tukan IT
WKB advised Infradata on the acquisition of 100% of shares in DIM System sp. z o.o. and TUKAN IT sp. z o.o. The transaction closed on 31 May, 2019.