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Global Legal Hackathon 2020 29.01.2020

The third edition of the Global Legal Hackathon is ahead of us. Lawyers and coders will join forces to tackle legal tech challenges, with the support of project managers, analysts and marketers. Our law firm is once again a partner for the event, and our blog newtech.law has become a media patron. The Polish edition of this year’s hackathon will be held on 6–8 March in Warsaw.

Scholarly journal: In principle. Legal studies and analyses 17.12.2019

The first issue of the semi-annual In Principle. Legal Studies and Analyses (in Polish, with English abstracts) appeared in November 2019. It is the scholarly counterpart to the firm’s portal In Principle, focusing on practical aspects of creation and application of law, but in a more in-depth, specialised approach. Now available online.

Transaction: FSN Capital IV and PureGym 16.12.2019

Wardyński & Partners has advised FSN Capital IV on the sale of its fitness business (Fitness World) to PureGym

Wardyński & Partners has advised MVGM on the acquisition of property management business of Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) 11.12.2019

The transaction lead to creating a top 5 European player (no. 1 in the Netherlands and top tier in Germany) in the evolving property management market and involved a total of 10 jurisdictions: the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, Luxembourg, Poland, Czech Republic, Romania and Slovakia.

Wardyński & Partners advises Gränges on the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Impexmetal S.A. 02.12.2019

Gränges AB (publ), a global supplier of rolled aluminium products for heat exchanger applications and other niche markets, has concluded a preliminary agreement under which, upon fulfilment of the conditions specified in the agreement, it is to acquire from Boryszew Group all of the shares in Impexmetal S.A., a flat rolled aluminium producer.

Employment blog launched 27.11.2019

Employment regulations are amended so quickly that employers must constantly monitor them to keep up with implementation of the required changes. To facilitate this process, we have created the blog HRlaw.pl, where we share our knowledge and experience on issues important for employers and employees.

Report: Changes in civil procedure 26.11.2019

An overhaul of Polish civil procedure was published on 6 August 2019. The amending act partly entered into force on 21 August, but most of the new rules apply from 7 November. What can we say so far about the new rules, what should be expected, and what are the worries?

Transaction: ESCO and Sonoco 21.11.2019

Wardyński & Partners has advised ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE: ESE) in the divestment of its Technical Packaging business segment.

New scholarly journal: In Principle: Legal Studies and Analyses 18.11.2019

A new title has now joined our list of publications. Co do zasady. Studia i analizy prawne (In Principle: Legal Studies and Analyses) is a scholarly journal of professional articles presenting views on legal theory and practice. The first issue of our semi-annual journal is now available in print. The electronic version will be posted soon.

Publication: Transfer pricing. Selected Issues 15.11.2019

A new book on international taxes has appeared, called “Transfer pricing. Selected Issues”. It is published by Wolters Kluwer Polska, in cooperation with the Centre for Tax Analyses and Studies of the Warsaw School of Economics.