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Wardyński & Partners advises on financial restructuring of AccorInvest Group and Orbis 09.04.2021

Wardyński & Partners, acting as Polish counsel, together with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (as lead counsel), advised the members of an ad hoc committee of lenders on the financial restructuring of AccorInvest Group, including Orbis S.A., in the total amount of EUR 4.5 billion.

Transaction: Brose and Volkswagen 08.04.2021

Wardyński & Partners is advising the German group Brose in a planned joint venture with Volkswagen to establish a key global system supplier for vehicle seats and interior concepts.

The guide to minimum terms of employment for posted workers 08.04.2021

We are pleased to present an update to our guide to minimum terms of employment of posted workers across 22 European countries. We are happy to continue this project with the invaluable involvement of our fellow lawyers from firms across Europe, who shared contributions on their jurisdictions.

Publication: Corporate criminal liability in Poland 08.04.2021

In this brief guide for all concerned, we outline the rules for corporate criminal liability under the current law.

The law firm grows: New limited partners and contract partners 29.03.2021

The firm’s limited partners have been joined by Łukasz Lasek and Dr Antoni Bolecki. Dr Kinga Ziemnicka, Igor Hanas and Maciej Szewczyk have become contract partners.

Whistleblowing system – a must-have or a nice-to-have? 19.03.2021

We explain what the whistleblowing system is, what it should look like and what benefits it brings.

Pro bono: Journalist v Polskie Radio Rzeszów 19.03.2021

The Rzeszów Regional Court has held that Polskie Radio Rzeszów infringed the right to equal treatment of editor Grażyna Bochenek, who was fired following the broadcast of a negative comment by a listener concerning the President of Poland.

Transaction: Roca and Royo 19.03.2021

Roca Group, a world leader in bathroom fixtures, has acquired a majority of the shares in Royo Group, a leader of the European market for bathroom furniture. Thanks to the transaction, which also includes two companies in Poland, Roca Group will strengthen its position as a leader of the bath market. Wardyński & Partners advised Roca in the transaction.

Transaction: Salling Group (Netto) and Tesco 17.03.2021

Wardyński & Partners has advised Salling Group in the acquisition of Tesco (Polska). The closing occurred on 16 March 2021, four days after issuance of approval by the Polish competition authority. The value of the enterprise was set at PLN 900 million (about DKK 1.5 billion).

The 2021 Yearbook is here 11.03.2021

It’s our 11th Yearbook, now in a new layout. As usual, concise, clear and jargon-free—and on top of that, with elements of legal design.