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The most popular forms of financing business activity in Poland

 

KG Legal, as a Polish law firm, specialising in cross border cases, with particular focus on investments in Poland presents you a presentation about the most popular forms of financing business activity in Poland.

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Employing foreigners in Poland: changes in law

As of June 1, 2017, changes to the employment law in respect, among others, of temporary workers came into force. Companies employing temporary workers in Poland and transferring such workers abroad must prepare for significant cost increases and an increase in bureaucratic restrictions related to regulatory changes. Changes in regulations also apply to companies bringing foreigners to Poland.

There was expanded the catalogue of sanctions, introducing penalties of up to PLN 100,000.00 and increasing the number of cases in respect of obligatory removal of an entrepreneur from the register of employment agencies. Employing foreigners in Poland_Changes in law PDF

 

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KG Legal becomes the member of NYSBA, New York State Bar Association

logo of new york state bar associationKG Legal becomes the member of NYSBA, New York State Bar Association http://www.nysba.org/

Founded in 1876 in Albany, New York NYSBA is the oldest and the largest voluntary state bar association in US, with a membership of more than 75,000 lawyers, of whom 18,000 reside out of state. Its main goals concern cultivating the science of jurisprudence, promoting reforms in the field of law, facilitating the administration of justice and elevating the standards of integrity, professional skill, honor and courtesy in the legal profession.

Due to the membership in NYSBA, KG Legal acquired access to international network of lawyers in all fields of specialization, members’ publications and practice resources, as well as to webinars and international conferences. Taking under consideration the profile of our firm and Clients, the membership in this organisation will allow to provide more specialised assistance in cross border cases.

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A landmark judgment for all franchisers in Poland

An expert comment made by the founding partner of KG Legal in respect of a landmark judgment on Polish franchise agreement

An expert comment made by the founding partner of KG Legal Kiełtyka Gładkowski to Polish Law Journal, 7-9 July 2017 No. 26 (81), in the article by J. Styczyński, “The Court issues a courageous judgment on franchise agreement: franchise contract may be broken if there was no trust between the parties”. The landmark judgment issued by the Court of Appeal in Krakow on 30 March 2017 (case file number I ACa 711/16).

– A soft franchise can be recognized by the manner of taking action by the owner of a franchised shop who, while maintaining business within the network of a given brand, retains a great deal of its business distinctiveness – explains Małgorzata Kiełtyka, attorney and partner at KG LEGAL Kiełtyka Gładkowski. […] On the other hand, Małgorzata Kiełtyka emphasizes that the lack of this guarantee should be taken into account in particular by beginner entrepreneurs in franchise sector. – The franchisee receives a franchise package in which he or she is provided with knowledge and support as to how to do business, and in any case, is provided with an access to the distribution of goods (services) on special terms. But even the strongest and most recognizable brand with which the franchise will be equalized in the market, does not always balance all the financial burdens imposed on the franchisee as a part of the franchise agreement.“.

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KG Legal publishes an article about clinical trial contract in the one of the most important Polish biotechnological magazine

cover of quarterly biotechnologia.plKG Legal publishes in the second issue of the quarterly “Biotechnologia.pl” an article about contract for clinical trials with a foreign entity.

You can read the article HERE.

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