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  1. Legal news
    01 December 2020
    Poland raises arguments on copyright versus freedom of expression
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/poland/poland-raises-arguments-on-copyright-versus-freedom-of-expression

    The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) on 10 November heard the case C-401/19, which concerns a crucial part of the new EU Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market, namely Article 17.

  2. Legal news
    15 September 2020
    UOKiK investigates rebate practices of 19 retail chains in Poland
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/poland/uokik-investigates-rebate-practices-of-19-retail-chains-in-poland

    In early July, the Polish competition authority (UOKiK) has opened preliminary investigations into the rebate practices of 19 retail chains. In particular, the authority will focus on whether retrospective rebates are ...

  3. Legal news
    23 August 2019
    PSD2. Polish's KNF grants grace period for SCA implementation
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/poland/psd2-polishs-knf-grants-grace-period-for-sca-implementation

    On 19 August 2019, the Polish financial supervisory authority (KNF) issued a note on SCA, which is in line with EBA’s Opinion on SCA of 21 June 2019.

  4. Legal news
    16 November 2020
    UOKiK imposes record fines on companies involved in developing Nord Stream 2
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/poland/uokik-imposes-record-fines-on-companies-involved-in-developing-nord-stream-2

    The President of the Polish Office of Competition and Consumer Protection ("UOKiK") has imposed the biggest fine for gun-jumping ever by a national competition authority. The UOKiK imposed a fine of over PLN 29 billion ...

  5. Legal news
    18 August 2020
    UOKiK publishes its guidelines on the principles of imposing fines on managers
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/poland/uokik-publishes-its-guidelines-on-the-principles-of-imposing-fines-on-managers

    The Polish Competition and Consumer Protection Act foresees that sanctions for implementing anticompetitive agreements may be imposed on companies and their managers. Managers who intentionally permit their company to ...

  6. Legal news
    31 May 2017
    Satellite Bulletin May 2017: Publication of the Polish Space Strategy
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2017/poland/publication-of-the-polish-space-strategy

    The Polish Space Strategy was published in February and is being implemented by a number of stakeholders interested in developing the economy and the space sector in Poland.

  7. Legal news
    02 October 2020
    How to do Fintech in Poland
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/poland/how-to-do-fintech-in-poland

    Our Polish office have authored a section of the recently published ‘How to do Fintech in Poland’ report. In this report Sławomir Szepietowski, Marta Stanisławska, and Kuba Ruiz outline the regulatory issues connected ...

  8. Legal news
    23 October 2019
    Digital Services Tax in Poland
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/poland/digital-services-tax-in-poland

    At the beginning of March 2019, the Prime Minister's office announced that the Polish budget would benefit from digital tax in the amount of approx. PLN 1 billion per year. However in May, the Ministry of Finance ...

  9. Legal news
    08 February 2021
    Online Freedom of Speech Bill in Poland
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/poland/online-freedom-of-speech-bill-in-poland

    The Polish government plans to make social media platforms liable for unwarranted removal of content, and even to create an expedited procedure to consider claims in this regard. The question remains whether it has the ...

  10. Legal news
    23 May 2018
    At a Glance: Uberization of the workforce
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2018/global/at-a-glance-uberization-of-the-workforce

    Our international Employment Group takes a look at the uberization of the workforce across our jurisdictions