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WKB Legal Alert | Competition law in the face of a pandemic
#shield | In this unusual situation, it is necessary to remember that competition law applies in full. Both international and national antitrust authorities have pointed out that the COVID-19 pandemic does not justify infringements (crisis cartels will not be tolerated). Competition law in the face of a pandemic in a newest legal alert.
WKB Coronavirus Response Team
We would like to inform you that our multi-disciplined team of WKB lawyers remains at your disposal to address any legal questions and queries, including, but not limited to, those relating to the existing epidemiological threat. We have also convened the Coronavirus Response Team.
WKB Legal Alert | Impact of the epidemic on the commercial rental market
The article on the impact of COVID-19 on the commercial rental market, including solutions included in the Anti-Crisi Shield.
WKB Legal Alert | Anti-Crisis Shield and energy sector
#shield | The Anti-Crisis Shield introduces changes to two legal acts: the Energy Law and the Renewable Energy Sources Act. What does this mean for companies in this sector?
WKB Legal Alert | Anti-Crisis Shield and Tax Law
#shield | The published law amending the law on special arrangements for preventing, counteracting and combating COVID-19 and the executive regulations introduce a number of changes in tax law. Selected changes are summarised in the alert.
WKB Legal Alert | The rules and catalogue of enhanced penalties during the epidemic
#shield | The two acts on preventing, counteracting and combating COVID-19 include provisions that introduce severe fines for violations of individual and general prohibitions and orders made under the appropriate regulations. We present the details in this legal alert.
Possible impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the M&A market
The SARS-CoV-2 virus pandemic which causes the COVID-19 illness is negatively impacting the global economy, including the Polish market. We invite you to read the analysis of Jakub Jędrzejak, managing the area of mergers and acquisitions, on the possible consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic on the M&A market
Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on day-to-day operation of commercial companies
The progressive global spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus is causing disruptions to many realms of life and their respective participants, including commercial companies. In this challenging situation, we remain at your disposal. Below you will find some hands-on tips aimed at supporting companies in efficient operations.
WKB Legal Alert | Anti-Crisis shield | Real estate and construction process
Please find an article on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the legal situation of the construction industry, taking into account the solutions presented in the so-called Anti-Crisis Shield.
WKB Legal Alert | Anti-Crisis Shield and employment-related solutions
Practical guidance for employment related solutions reflecting the solutions presented in the Act on specific solutions for the prevention, counteracting and eradication of COVID-19, other infectious diseases and the resulting emergencies (the ‘Crisis Shield’).
WKB Legal Alert | Maximum prices in the Anti-Crisis Shield
#shield | In light of the ongoing state of epidemic, the government decided to introduce measures to regulate prices of certain products by means of the possibility to set maximum prices. We present all the details in this legal alert.
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The Legal 500 EMEA 2020: WKB recommended in 15 categories
The most recent edition of The Legal 500 EMEA recommends WKB in a total of 15 practice areas, with 20 of the firm’s lawyers having received personal recommendations. Dr Jerzy Baehr, Aleksander Stawicki, dr Bartosz Turno, Jakub Pokrzywniak and Jan Roliński have been recognised as Leading Individuals, while Anna Flaga-Martynek has been named as a Next Generation Partner.
WKB Legal Alert | Competition law in the face of a pandemic
#shield | In this unusual situation, it is necessary to remember that competition law applies in full. Both international and national antitrust authorities have pointed out that the COVID-19 pandemic does not justify infringements (crisis cartels will not be tolerated). Competition law in the face of a pandemic in a newest legal alert.
WKB Coronavirus Response Team
We would like to inform you that our multi-disciplined team of WKB lawyers remains at your disposal to address any legal questions and queries, including, but not limited to, those relating to the existing epidemiological threat. We have also convened the Coronavirus Response Team.
WKB Legal Alert | Impact of the epidemic on the commercial rental market
The article on the impact of COVID-19 on the commercial rental market, including solutions included in the Anti-Crisi Shield.
WKB Legal Alert | Anti-Crisis Shield and energy sector
#shield | The Anti-Crisis Shield introduces changes to two legal acts: the Energy Law and the Renewable Energy Sources Act. What does this mean for companies in this sector?
WKB Legal Alert | Maximum prices in the Anti-Crisis Shield
In light of the ongoing state of epidemic, the government decided to introduce measures to regulate prices of certain products by means of the possibility to set maximum prices. The maximum prices themselves have not been introduced at the moment.
WKB Legal Alert | Possibility to apply for support from the 2014-2020 operational programmes in connection with COVID-19
On 15 April, a Regulation of the Minister of Funds and Regional Policy was published regarding the rules for granting aid from financial instruments under the 2014-2020 operational programmes in connection with COVID-19. In the alert we are presenting the most important solutions.
Business during a pandemic | Expert analyses on selected provisions of the Anti-Crisis Shield Act
WKB’s lawyers have analysed the most important provisions of the Anti-Crisis Shield Act in Poland. The Anti-Crisis Shield is a special law which implements a range of various solutions aimed at combatting the epidemic crisis, amending or supplementing many other acts and regulations, which will affect many areas of companies’ business activities. We encourage you to read a collection of materials consisting of short summaries of the most important changes in a number of fields, followed by expert studies.
WKB Legal Alert | Impact of the COVID-19 special law on judicial proceedings
In connection with the coronavirus pandemic, the legislature has introduced a number of new regulations concerning judicial proceedings. We note the most important of them below.
WKB Legal Alert | Anti-Crisis shield | Real estate and construction process
Please find an article on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the legal situation of the construction industry, taking into account the solutions presented in the so-called Anti-Crisis Shield.
WKB Legal Alert | Anti-Crisis Shield and employment-related solutions
Practical guidance for employment related solutions reflecting the solutions presented in the Act on specific solutions for the prevention, counteracting and eradication of COVID-19, other infectious diseases and the resulting emergencies (the ‘Crisis Shield’).
WKB Legal Alert | Maximum prices in the Anti-Crisis Shield
#shield | In light of the ongoing state of epidemic, the government decided to introduce measures to regulate prices of certain products by means of the possibility to set maximum prices. We present all the details in this legal alert.
international
The Legal 500 EMEA 2020: WKB recommended in 15 categories
The most recent edition of The Legal 500 EMEA recommends WKB in a total of 15 practice areas, with 20 of the firm’s lawyers having received personal recommendations. Dr Jerzy Baehr, Aleksander Stawicki, dr Bartosz Turno, Jakub Pokrzywniak and Jan Roliński have been recognised as Leading Individuals, while Anna Flaga-Martynek has been named as a Next Generation Partner.