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2 weeks ago

New Partner in DJP!

We are gladly announce that at 1st of October mec. Agata Durczyńska, who’s the member of our team for over 10 years, has advanced to the circle of DJP Partners! In her practice mec. Durczyńska specialise in court disputes, commercial contracts, M&A transactions , and also in restructuring and bankruptcy. We believe, that mec. Durczyńska as a new Partner will boost development of our Law Firm, and we wish her all further success!

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2 days ago

Insurers put emphasis on personalized policies – new provisions regarding data protection may restrict it

New technologies cause that more and more insurance companies benefit from solutions which enable to deliver detailed information about the client. Thanks to this, these companies may create policy adjusted directly to the needs of client. However, this raises certain doubts in the context of implementation of the new act on the protection of personal data. Read more about this today in portal lex.pl.

http://www.lex.pl/czytaj/-/artykul/ubezpieczyciele-stawiaja-na-polisy-spersonalizowane-nowe-przepisy-o-ochronie-danych-moga-to-ograniczyc

articleImage: Ubezpieczyciele stawiają na polisy spersonalizowane - nowe przepisy o ochronie danych mogą to ograniczyć

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3 days ago

Poles will log into administrative e-services of other EU countries using national login

As a result of tests led by EU, we will be able to settle official matters in EU countries without necessity to visit certain country. Online access to public portals in EU countries is to be made available as from the September of the following year.

http://www.lex.pl/czytaj/-/artykul/polacy-zaloguja-sie-krajowym-loginem-do-e-uslug-administracyjnych-innych-panstw-ue
articleImage: Polacy zalogują się krajowym loginem do e-usług administracyjnych innych państw UE

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7 days ago

Commercial courts are coming back

Commercial procedure shall be reintroduced to judiciary system – with heavier restrictions about participants, and maximally shortened procedure. More details in portal lex.pl

http://www.kancelaria.lex.pl/czytaj/-/artykul/sady-gospodarcze-wracajaarticleImage: Sądy gospodarcze wracają

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1 week ago

Marketing, press, TV under observation of Office of Consumer and Commercial Protection (UOKiK)

UOKiK does a reaserch on marketing market to evaluate structure and diagnose the level of concentration. This is a part of larger research on media branch conducted by UOKik. Read more in today’s Dziennika Gazeta Prawna.

http://serwisy.gazetaprawna.pl/media/artykuly/1077453,reklama-prasa-telewizja-pod-lupa-uokik.html

media, telewizja

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1 week ago

Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) shall hit Allegro

For a long time UOKiK took Allegro over investigation for unlawful privilege for its own online shop. President of UOKiK announced in today’s Rzeczpospolita, that market and millions of Allegro user may expect the major decision.

http://www.rp.pl/Handel/310089929-UOKiK-uderzy-w-Allegro.html

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1 week ago

Processor will take responsibility for the data

Data administrators may demandl compatibility of software with #GDPR from IT solution providers. Following new General Data Protection Regulation every processing of personal data should be goverened by act or other legal provision. Read more in today’s Puls Biznesu.
https://www.pb.pl/procesor-odpowie-za-dane-873223Image result for logo puls biznesu

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2 weeks ago

Government will change the Labour Code

Revolution in vacations and salaries. Work on new governmental changes in Labour Code are in progress Ministry of Labour reveals some of – in its opinion – revolutionary solutions that are about to fix labour law system.
https://www.money.pl/gospodarka/wiadomosci/artykul/nowy-kodeks-prac-urlopy-premie,81,0,2372177.htmlMinisterstwo Rodziny, Pracy i Polityki Społecznej zapewnia, że rewolucyjne zmiany dla rynku posłużą naprawie prawa pracy.

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2 weeks ago

Personal data protection: „Clause Hunters” starts the chase for entrepreneurs

As an effect of new legislation on personal data protection, the entrepreneurs are afraid of firms specialised in blackmailing for personal data protection breaches. Sanctions for violating this law could reach even dozens mln of złoty. Read more in today’s Gazeta Prawna.
http://prawo.gazetaprawna.pl/artykuly/1075213,klauzule-niedozwolone-ochrona-danych-osobowych.html20 mln euro maksymalnej kary będzie grozić za naruszenie przepisów o ochronie danych osobowych

 

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3 weeks ago

General Inspector for Personal Data Protection criticises bill of personal data legislation

Project of new legislation on personal data protection presented on Wednesday’s parliamentary comitee brings serious doubts about independence of data protection office.
http://www.lex.pl/czytaj/-/artykul/giodo-krytycznie-o-projekcie-przepisow-o-ochronie-danych-osobowych

articleImage: GIODO krytycznie o projekcie przepisów o ochronie danych osobowych

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3 weeks ago

Under pressure of UE Google introduces changes

Threatened by severe fines, Google decided to abandon his competition limiting policies, and bring necessary changes in his comparision shopping browser. The move is an aswer for EC order to withraw law-breaking actions, although the company appealed to the Court of Justice of EU.
http://www.lex.pl/czytaj/-/artykul/pod-presja-ke-google-wprowadza-zmianyarticleImage: Pod presją KE Google wprowadza zmiany

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3 weeks ago

Fines for governmental bureaus, hospitals and universties – Paweł Litwiński about personal data protection in public sector

One of the most interesting aspects of #GDPR are fines for the breach of regulation – in amount, or as a percentage of turnover. Fines will be applied both for private and public sector. What will be the rules of punishing public entities? Text by Paweł Litwiński, member of Council of Digitalisation in Ministry of Digitalization in today’s Rzeczpospolita.
http://www.rp.pl/Opinie/309299975-Kary-dla-urzedow-szpitali-uczelni—Pawel-Litwinski-o-ochronie-danych-osobowych-w-podmiotach-publicznych.html#ap-1

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3 weeks ago

Victims of bid rigging can go to court

Participants of cartel shares joint and several liability for the damage, but small and medium companies are usually discharged. Damages claim can be raised by everybody, who suffered a damage in result of conspiracy, but estimating the amount could be a challenge. Today’s Puls Biznesu explains possibilities based on new legislation on claims.
https://www.pb.pl/poszkodowani-zmowa-moga-isc-do-sadu-872367
About tools included into this act we can also read in mec. Łukasz Doktór text, who’s trying to anwer if new legislation really brings new perspectives to the entrepreneurs.
https://lnkd.in/gPu_w9D

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3 weeks ago

CCTV no longer for employee surveillance

New bill of provisions implementing Personal Data Protection Act has many sectoral rules, also related to labour law. CCTV shall no longer can be used for monitoring if employee performs his duties correct. Topic brought by Rzeczpospolita.
http://www.rp.pl/Kadry/309249946-Kamery-w-zakladzie-pracy-nie-beda-mogly-kontrolowac-pracownikow.html#ap-1

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4 weeks ago

Pirates are expected to disappear from Chomikuj.pl

Service for storing files – Chomikuj.pl is not only to monitor the network and eliminate illegal film copies, but also to delete accounts of users who placed them on website.

http://prawo.gazetaprawna.pl/artykuly/1072218,chomikuj-pl-piraci-internet.htmlKasowanie kont użytkowników naruszających prawa do innych utworów będzie więc zależeć od decyzji Chomikuj.pl i odbywać się na podstawie regulaminu, który przewiduje taką sankcję.

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4 weeks ago

VAT: divided payment, deteriorated liquidity

VAT taxpayers will settle taxes by double accounts. One of them will be used for settlements with the treasury. Such system aims at preventing tax extortions. This amendment should apply from April of the next year.

http://www.rp.pl/VAT/309209958-VAT-platnosc-podzielona-plynnosc-pogorszona.html?template=restricted

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1 month ago

Kawecki: In privacy protection, swiftness matters. For Poles it’s more important that amount of fines.

“In spite of appearances, Poles care more about swiftness of protection than amount of penalty for the violation” says dr Maciej Kawecki in today’s inerview for Dziennik Gazeta Prawna about project of provisions adapting Polish law to upcoming #RODO

http://prawo.gazetaprawna.pl/artykuly/1071634,kawecki-ochrona-danych-osobowych.htmlZgodnie z przekazanym właśnie do konsultacji projektem nowych przepisów prezes UODO będzie miał zachowaną niezależność dużo większą, niż wymaga tego unijne rozporządzenie.

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1 month ago

Inspector General for the Protection of Personal Daa (GIODO): PESEL database must be better protected

GIODO’s control reaveled, that Ministry of Digital Affairs – as the administrator of data in #PESEL register – has breached regulations for personal data protection.

http://www.lex.pl/czytaj/-/artykul/giodo-dane-w-rejestrze-pesel-musza-byc-lepiej-chronione

articleImage: GIODO: dane w rejestrze PESEL muszą być lepiej chronione

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1 month ago

Office for Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) leniant for entrepreuers

In first half of this year #UOKiK fined only 23 entrepreuers (for the total amount of 2,8 million zl) for violating consumer’s interest, abusing for a dominant position and participating in prohibited agreements. About implementation strategy of hard methods, adopted late last year, inform #Puls Biznesu.

https://www.pb.pl/uokik-bardzo-lagodny-dla-firm-870972

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1 month ago

EC wants to block Bayern’s takeover of Monsanto

Upcoming acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer raises doubts for the European Commision. Approval must also be granted by USA anti-monopoly office. It promises to be one of the largest mergers on chemistry global market.

http://www.lex.pl/czytaj/-/artykul/ke-chce-zablokowac-gigantyczne-przejecie-w-branzy-rolno-chemicznej

 

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1 month ago

Social campaign “Pottentialy unSafe” targeted on business is launched

“Pottentialy unSafe” is the new edition of educational campaign for the entrepreneurs, focused o preparations to new legislation on personal data. Honorary patronage is held by The Ministry of Digital Affairs and the campaign is conducted by “Knowledge is the Security” Foundation. Marcin Zadrożny, the press spokesman of foundation explains main ideas and goals of the movement.

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1 month ago

Court of Justice of EU: Intel’s billion fine repealed

Court of Justice of EU has repealed Intel’s antitrust fine for abuse of dominant position on processor market. The main justification of repeal was Court’s ommision of Intel’s plea on as-efficient-test conducted by EU Comission. The topic is brought by Rzeczpospolita. #competitionlaw

http://www.rp.pl/Firma/309069945-Trybunal-Sprawiedliwosci-UE-miliardowa-kara-dla-Intela-uchylona.html#ap-1

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1 month ago

Personal Data: New inspectors no longer will provide for dozens of companies

Inspectors for the protection of personal data will still have a possibility to be appointed by few different entrepreneurs. By several dozens – not anymore, GIODO says. The interpretation by General Inspector for the Protection of Personal Data (pl. GIODO) is presented by Slawomir Wikariak in today’s Gazeta Prawna.

http://prawo.gazetaprawna.pl/artykuly/1068725,ochrona-danych-osobowych-inspektorzy-firmy.html

kontrola, praca

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1 month ago

UOKiK will coach on competition law in tenders

Office of Competition and Consumer (pl. UOKiK) officialy has launched an e-learning platform about the major issues of illegal arrangements in tenders. Will this new tool boost the exposure of unlawful competitive practices?

http://www.lex.pl/czytaj/-/artykul/uokik-przeszkoli-nt-prawa-konkurencji-w-przetargach

articleImage: UOKiK przeszkoli nt. prawa konkurencji w przetargach

 

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2 months ago

Major update in IT regulations approaches

Legislators are preparing several significant changes in IT law. Read the recap of the most important ones in today’s lex.pl.

http://www.lex.pl/czytaj/-/artykul/beda-wielkie-zmiany-w-regulacjach-dotyczacych-it

articleImage: Będą wielkie zmiany w regulacjach dotyczących IT

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2 months ago

How to defend yourself against telemarketing?

Although everybody has the right to wipe out his personal data from telemarketers’ database, some companies disobey. Today’s Rzeczpospolita about legal basis for customers, who want to avoid insistant telesellers phone calls. #privacy #dataprotection

http://www.rp.pl/Konsumenci/308299920-Jak-bronic-sie-przed-telemarketingiem.html#ap-1

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2 months ago

Four advantages of the new EU Data Protection Regulation

Person who has suffered a data leak will has the right to compensation for damages resulting from breach of the data protection rules. Positive aspects of introducing #RODO for consumers are commented by legal counsel Maciej Gawronski.

http://www.lex.pl/czytaj/-/artykul/cztery-zalety-nowego-unijnego-rozporzadzenia-o-ochronie-danych

articleImage: Cztery zalety nowego unijnego rozporządzenia o ochronie danych

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2 months ago

What will be the responsibility of the data protection supervisor?

One of the basic changes in the implementation of #RODO is the replacement the data security administrator by the data protection supervisor. What responsibility will be imposed by the new functions? Wlodzimierz Dola concludes.

https://www.poradyodo.pl/odpowiedzialnosc-abiado/jaka-odpowiedzialnosc-bedzie-mial-inspektor-ochrony-danych-8221.html

Jaką odpowiedzialność będzie miał inspektor ochrony danych

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2 months ago

Is the Efficiency Directive hope for the antitrust law?

The European Commission presented the project of a directive coordinating the actions of national competition authorities. The aim is to improve effectiveness of the application of EU competition law. Brief explanation of the project’s assumptions is in:

http://www.lex.pl/czytaj/-/artykul/dyrektywa-efektywnosciowa-nadzieja-prawa-antymonopolowego

articleImage: Dyrektywa efektywnościowa nadzieją prawa antymonopolowego?

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2 months ago

Personal data are still not being protected

The results of the research made by AIIM International indicate that most of the surveyed companies are not prepared for the entry into force a #RODO. Rzeczpospolita gives details.

http://www.rp.pl/Firma/308109862-Dane-osobowe-wciaz-nie-sa-chronione.html?template=restricted

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2 months ago

Opening of the restructuring is too easy

The number of open restructuring proceedings increased in the first half of the year. How does the new restructuring law work in practice? Isn’t it abused? Wojciech Bokina comments in Puls Biznesu

https://www.pb.pl/zbyt-latwe-otwarcia-restrukturyzacji-867891

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2 months ago

Lukasz Piebiak about plans to reform the Code of Civil Procedure

First information on the ongoing work on the amendment of the civil procedure. One of the changes is return to separate business case procedure. More on Rzeczpospolita #lawreform #litigation

http://www.rp.pl/W-sadzie-i-urzedzie/308099961-Lukasz-Piebiak-o-planach-reformy-Kodeksu-postepowania-cywilnego.html#ap-1

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2 months ago

New legislation on personal data protection vs. video identity verification in banking

New legislation on personal data protection vs. video identity verification in banking – Gracjan Pietras’ summary is the topic of the day on PRNews.pl!

http://prnews.pl/nasz-gosc/gracjan-pietras-zmiana-przepisow-o-rodo-szansa-dla-wideoweryfikacji-6554883.html

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2 months ago

Will Polish Government expropriate IT companies?

Will Polish Government expropriate IT companies?
Upcoming changes brought by the judiciary reform are a possible threat to IT solution providers – read more in a new iMagazine article by  Gracjan Pietras .

Czy państwo wywłaszczy informatyków?

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3 months ago

Legal Education Patron 2017 Awards

We’re proud that our law firm has been awarded with the title of Legal Education Patron by European Law Student’s Assoctiation, for a great input in development of academical legal education in Poland! Our law firm is long-time Pro Bono Partner of ELSA Poland. We’re glad for the possibility of supporting young lawyers in advancing their competences.

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3 months ago

Private enforcement – the new act, but (rather) not the breakthrough

Is the new legislation on pursuing competition law claims really providing a new perspectives for business? Read more in Łukasz Doktór new article! (text in Polish)

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/private-enforcement-ustawa-jest-prze%C5%82omu-raczej-nie-%C5%82ukasz-dokt%C3%B3r?trk=v-feed&lipi=urn%3Ali%3Apage%3Ad_flagship3_company%3BpwnQEcQrL60z3RYyKLJXjw%3D%3D

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6 months ago

New article in iMagazine

A new article in iMagazine by Mr. Gracjan Pietras is now available online.

Pierwsze prawo robotyki

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6 months ago

Recrutiment process in progress

The firm DOKTÓR JERSZYŃSKI PIETRAS Adwokaci i Radcowie Prawni Sp.p.  is looking for a candidate for a post of junior associate

Młodszy Prawnik, Doktór Jerszyński Pietras Adwokaci i Radcowie Prawni Spółka Partnerska, Warszawa, mazowieckie

 

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8 months ago

New article in iMagazine

We recommend a new article written by lawyer Gracjan Pietras which recently appeared on the iMagazine website.

Smartbandy – paski do Apple Watch stały się poligonem wynalazczości

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1 year ago

New article in iMagazine

We recommend a new article written by lawyer Gracjan Pietras which recently appeared on the iMagazine website.

Deweloperze, czy jesteś właścicielem swoich produktów?

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1 year ago

DJP as Pro Bono Partner

The firm once again became the Pro Bono Partner of the European Law Students’ Association (ELSA Poland).

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1 year ago

New advocate in DJP team

We are pleased to announce that the DJP team has been joined by Mr Jacek Tuśnio, an advocate, specializing in civil proceedings, labour law and corporate law.

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1 year ago

DJP as a Legal Education Partner

We are pleased to announce that on 27 June 2016 DJP was awarded for the second time as a Legal Education Patron by the European Law Students Association (ELSA Poland)

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1 year ago

Award for DJP trainees in Lewiatan Arbitration Moot

We are pleased to inform that a team involving DJP trainees Adriana Palczewska and Maciej Rzepka took the 2nd place in the category  „Best statement of defence” in  Lewiatan Arbitration Moot 2016, organized by the Court of Arbitration at Confederation Lewiatan.

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1 year ago

New trainee advocate in DJP team

We are pleased to announce that the DJP team has been joined by Ms. Magdalena Jezierska, a trainee advocate, specializing in corporate law and litigation.

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1 year ago

DJP become a partner of the 1st National Conference „Labour in Practice”

We have a pleasure to inform that DJP become a partner of the 1st National Conference “Labour in practice” Labour in Practice”e organised by European Law Students Association. The conference will take place on June 3rd in Polish Academy of Sciences. Mr. Jarosław Jerszyński will participate in the conference, where he will hold a lecture on theoretical and practical aspect of the agreements concluded with the trainees. “

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1 year ago

New Article in iMagazine

 “Tylne drzwi” – New article in iMagazine 03/2016  is available.


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1 year ago

Recruitment process in progress

The firm DOKTÓR JERSZYŃSKI PIETRAS Adwokaci i Radcowie Prawni Sp.p.  is looking for a candidate for a post of junior associate

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2 years ago

Sale of 100% shares in Finder S.A.

December 2015 – execution of the agreement providing for the sale of 100% shares in Finder S.A. a leading supplier of telematic services in Poland, to TomTom Telematics B.V. The DJP (a team of lawyers led by advocate Łukasz Doktór) acted as leading legal counsel to the sellers process.

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2 years ago

The sale agreement of the Second Coastal Missile Squadron

On 19 December 2014 Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace and Polish State Treasury – Ministry of National Defence entered into the sale agreement of the Second Coastal Missile Squadron.  The team of DJP lawyers led by Mr. Gracjan Pietras advised the Norwergian supplier.

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2 years ago

Acquisition of 100% shares in AutoGuard S.A.

September 2014 – Advising on structuring and execution of the acquisition of 100% shares in AutoGuard S.A. (a provider of telematics services) by Finder SA (a leader in this industry in Poland). The firm DJP (a team of lawyers led by advocate Łukasz Doktór) advised the buyer in entire transaction process, starting from due diligence, structuring the transaction , advising on financing the transaction and execution of the acquisition of shares)

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2 years ago

DJP as Pro Bono Partner

The firm became the Pro Bono Partner of the European Law Students’ Association (ELSA Poland)

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3 years ago

The purchase of 100% of shares in Gamrat Wykładziny

April 2014 – execution of the agreement providing for a purchase of 100% of shares in Gamrat Wykładziny Sp. z o.o.  (one of the main manufacturers of floor-coverings in Poland) by a member of Tarkett group (one of the world-wide leaders in the industry). DJP (a team of lawyers led by advocate Łukasz Doktór) advised the buyer in the transaction.

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