WKB advised Polskie ePłatności on the acquisition of Billbird
WKB advised Centrum Rozliczeń Elektronicznych Polskie ePłatności on their acquisition of 100% of shares in Billbird (a leader in providing innovative payment methods in Poland) from International Game Technology (IGT), a multinational gaming company. The transaction was finalised on 25 November.
WKB Legal Alert | Simple joint stock company – supporting innovation
On 1 March 2020, an amendment to the Code of Commercial Companies will come into force, introducing a new form of capital company – the simple joint-stock company (prosta spółka akcyjna – PSA). Lawyers from Company Law and Corporate Governance practice present details of this new solution in the newest legal alert.
WKB strengthens German Desk with new hire
It is with pleasure that we announce that WKB has bolstered its company law and corporate governance team with the appointment of Anna Fennig, advocate with many years’ experience in working with German-speaking clients. Anna will also strengthen the firm’s German Desk.
New counsel joins WKB’s Banking & Finance practice
Michał Kalicki, an attorney-at-law with over a decade of experience in complex financing and refinancing projects, as well as in debt restructuring, joins WKB Wierciński, Kwieciński, Baehr’s banking and finance practice as Counsel.
Who’s who legal lists Aleksander Stawicki and Bartosz Turno as leading competition lawyers
Aleksander Stawicki (a senior partner and head of the competition law practice) and Bartosz Turno (a partner in the competition law practice) rank among the leading lawyers worldwide featured in Who’s Who Legal: Competition 2019, published this May.
WKB advised Avallon and Euro Choice on the sale of Meyra Group
WKB advised Avallon and Euro Choice IV funds in their sale of a majority stake in Meyra Group S.A. to H.I.G. Europe fund.
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.
‘New guidelines on insurance distribution’ available on the market
This publication is a thorough practical guidebook on the rules and regulations of the insurance distribution act that comes into force in October this year. The authors attempt to identify the key dilemmas concerning the new regulations, and to provide effective solutions that take operation of the insurance sector into account.