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Two, three, or maybe ten years?
The statute of limitations on M&A claims
Two, three, or maybe ten years?
Revival of the M&A market
The number of deals completed in Europe in 2013 reached the level observed in 2007.
Revival of the M&A market
Validity of current shareholder's title to shares
Comments on the consequences of failure to observe the required form when selling shares in a limited-liability company and the possibility of correcting this defect.
Validity of current shareholder's title to shares
Renunciation of a contract and the requirement to pay a contractual penalty
The effectiveness of provisions for payment of a contractual penalty for renunciation of an agreement is determined by the mutual intent of the parties as reflected in the content of the agreement.
Renunciation of a contract and the requirement to pay a contractual penalty
Boilerplate clauses in transaction agreements under Polish law
Not every solution that works in a contract under foreign law is equally effective or justified when the contract is governed by Polish law.
Boilerplate clauses in transaction agreements under Polish law
Due diligence and outsourcing of waste management
During due diligence, it should be determined whether a producer of waste has released itself from proper management of the waste by outsourcing management of the waste to third parties.
Due diligence and outsourcing of waste management
The issue of long-term contracts in transactional practice
Remarks on problems related to the ability to modify contract terms to reflect changing circumstances, and the duration of long-term contracts
The issue of long-term contracts in transactional practice
Financial sanctions under environmental law
Administrative fines and increased fees for exploitation of the environment are increasingly included in environmental regulations as sanctions.
Financial sanctions under environmental law
The corporate charter of the target should be reviewed before the transaction
Comments on restrictions on the sale of shares under a company’s articles of association or statute.
The corporate charter of the target should be reviewed before the transaction
Proposed changes in merger control regulations
On 15 May 2012, the Polish competition authority published a white paper proposing amendments to the Act on Competition and Consumer Protection of 16 February 2007.
Proposed changes in merger control regulations
Validity of contracts when a party is not properly represented
One of the conditions for the effectiveness of a contract is proper representation of the parties when the contract is concluded. In other words, it matters who signs the contract.
Validity of contracts when a party is not properly represented
Is the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive already in force in Poland?
Poland has yet to adopt regulations implementing AIFMD, but that does not mean that nothing will change on the Polish market for private equity and closed investment funds in the next few months, before the new regulations are enacted here.
Is the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive already in force in Poland?