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Amendments concerning the Civil Code and the Code of Civil Procedure
added: 15.11.2017

By virtue of the Act of 7th April 2017 on the Change of Certain Acts with the purpose of facilitation of the recovery of claims (Official Journal of 12th May 2017, position 933) amendments concerni...

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Changes concerning Personal Income Tax Act, Corporate Income Tax Act, Freedom of Economic Activity Act
added: 20.03.2017

On the basis of article 22p of the Personal Income Tax Act as of 26th July 1991 (Journal of Laws of 2016, item 2032 with amendments) and article 15d of the Corporate Income Tax Act as of 15th Febru...

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Amendments concerning inter alia the Labour Code, Act on Works Staff Welfare Fund and the Civil Code
added: 30.01.2017

By virtue of the Act on the Change of Certain Acts in order to improve legal surroundings of entrepreneurs (Official Journal 2016 Position 2255) amendments concerning inter alia Labour Code, Act on...

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Changes concerning the Civil code and the Code of civil procedure
added: 21.11.2016

Important changes in civil code and civil procedure introduced by the act of 10th July 2015 on amending the Civil Code, the Code of Civil Procedure and on amendments to other acts (Official Journal...

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REGULATION (EU) 2016/679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL 2016/679
added: 13.06.2016

REGULATION (EU) 2016/679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL 2016/679 of 27th April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation).

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The change of the Act on the freedom of business activity
added: 13.06.2016

The amendment to the Act of 2nd July 2004 (unified text: Journal of Laws 2015, item 584, as amended) on the freedom of business activity introduced by the Act of 25th September 2015 amending the Act on freedom of business activity and certain other acts (Journal of Laws of 2015., item 1893) came into force on 19th May 2016.

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Maximillian Schrems vs. Data Protection Commissioner – C-362/14
added: 14.01.2016

By way of the Judgment of the Court in case C-362/14 of 6th October 2015, the Court of Justice of the European Union declared that the Commission’s US Safe Harbour Decision (2000/520/WE) is i...

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Changes to the contract of employment for a specified period
added: 13.01.2016

The new rules adopted by the Act of 25th June 2015 amending the act - Labour Code and some other acts (Official Journal No. 1220 of 2015) regarding contracts of employment for a specified period (f...

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Changes in the copyright law and related rights
added: 04.08.2015

On May 15th 2015 the Sejm unanimously adopted the bill to amend the Act on copyright law and related rights. The bill was announced on 17th July 2015 (Official Journal n° 994 dated 17th July 20...

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The change of the inheritance system
added: 04.08.2015

The Sejm has passed the controversial Act of 20th March 2015 on amending the Civil Code and certain other acts which brought fundamental changes as regards the acceptance and rejection of an inheri...

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Amendments in the bankruptcy law
added: 15.12.2014

By the act of August 29th, 2014 (Official Journal from 2014, position 1306) on amending the Act - Bankruptcy and Reorganization Law, the Act on National Court Register and the Act on court fees in civil proceedings, the Parliament adopted the amendment in the regulations of the act on Bankruptcy and Reorganization Law in the scope referring to consumers’ bankruptcy (articles 4911 - 49112 and new articles 49113 – 49123).

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Changes in civil procedure
added: 14.10.2014

The changes in civil procedure, introduced by the act of 29th August 2014 on amending the Code of Civil Procedure and the Act on court costs in civil proceedings (Official Journal 2014 position 1296) came into force on 27th October 2014.

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