• current corporate matters (resolutions, general meetings, increase of share capital, changes in companies’ bodies, changes in the registry court etc.)
  • legal analyses regarding corporate matters (rights and obligations of managementboard members, dismissals of management board members, representation of the company when contracting with management board members, challenging the resolutions of shareholders meetings, supervisory rights of the shareholder, contracts regarding limitation of the right to transfer shares)
  • formation and liquidation of companies, branches and representative offices, including drafting of articles of association and statutes
  • mergers, de-mergers and transformation of companies
  • concepts of motivation programs based on various instruments
  • transfer of shares
  • shareholder agreements
  • bankruptcy proceedings (incl. debt collection)

 

We advise with respect to the review, drafting and negotiating of various types of contracts, including international commercial contracts, and specifically with respect to the following:

  • sale
  • delivery
  • construction works
  • lease
  • mandate
  • “civil” partnership
  • other (e.g. distribution)

We advise with respect to general terms and conditions of contracts. We also represent the Clients in courts and provide pre-trial assistance in cases regarding collection of contract receivables (all types of court proceedings).

  • legal analysis regarding rights and duties of employers and employees
  • assisting in current HR matters (leaves of absence, employment documentation, working time issues)
  • representing the Clients in court disputes
  • representing the Clients in settlement negotiations
  • advising on the termination of employment contracts, including collective redundancies scenarios
  • advising on transferring the employees abroad, including social security and tax aspects
  • advising on various scenarios of management staff employment, including social security and tax aspects
  • advising on the transfer of business (or its part) issues
  • drafting employment and management contracts, non-competition contracts and other employment documents
  • drafting internal employment regulations (including workplace and remuneration regulations)
  • advising private employment agencies
  • legal review of the land title, including claims of former owners · concepts of real estate acquisition
  • acquisition of real estate by foreigners, including the acquisition of the second house
  • representing the Clients in land and mortgage courts (registers)
  • drafting and negotiating use of land and lease contracts
  • drafting and negotiating construction contracts, including issues related to the investor’s and contractor’s liability for payment
  • legal assistance with respect to owners/users claims for: purchase of the real estate, compensation, substitute real estate in connection with the amendment of the local development plan
  • advising with respect to construction permits, permits for use and zoning decisions
  • representation of the Clients before government agencies
  • land division and expropriation proceedings
  • internal roads - compensation issues
  • advising on proceedings with respect to the assessment of the real estate project's impact on the natural environment
  • advising on the issues connected with the designation of agricultural and forest land for purposes other than agriculture or forestry
  • construction of roads, PPP projects, licenses for construction works, location decisions for road projects
  • temporary seizure of the road lane by the investor, including the seizure for advertising purposes
  • infrastructure projects

We have also advised in the following matters:

  • claims regarding the unfair competition
  • claims regarding the infringement of personal rights
  • media law
  • claims regarding medical errors
  • eviction of unwanted tenants
  • e-court proceedings
  • civil contracts with authors
  • bankruptcy of the contractor
  • internet copyrights infringement
  • contracts via internet
  • copyright on photos and films
  • abusive contractual clauses
  • withdrawal from the donation agreement
  • public procurement
  • trademark protection
  • operations of professional associations and other associations

Our firm has advised to the following firms and institutions:  Allianz Bank S.A., C.H. Beck Publishing House, Antigo Investments sp. z o.o., A-petit s.c., Budplan sp. z o.o., Cash Express Poland sp. z o.o., Celtic Asset Management Sp. z o.o., Ciret s.r.o., Dom Development, Dalkia Polska S.A., Europlanning Investments sp. z o.o., Ewopharma AG Sp. z o.o., Finetex Sp. z o.o., Green Development sp. z o.o., Green House Development s.c., Globe Trade Centre S.A., Gam Polska sp. z o.o., Interglobal Financial Brokers sp. z o.o., Inexim sp. z o.o., Ipsen Poland sp. z o.o., Jamar sp. z o.o., National Bar of Architects, Ochrona Juwentus sp. z o.o., Lindner Polska sp. z o.o., Lindner Project Danmark Aps, Linklaters, Marvipol S.A., Meble Roja sp. z o.o., Medi-Sept sp. z o.o., the Ministry of Infrastructure, Newitech sp. z o.o., Nordic Investment sp. z o.o., Optokon Polska sp. z o.o., Polimex-Mostostal S.A., Rolmex S.A., RP Instal sp. z o.o., Siemens sp. z o.o., Stowarzyszenie Rzeczoznawców Techniki Samochodowej i Ruchu Drogowego, Strawberry Fair sp. z o.o., Tem Projekt Sp. z o.o., Warbud S.A., Willson & Brown, Veolia Water Systems sp. z o.o., ZANA S.A. and many more.