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Blockchain - what legal changes lie ahead?
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • Poland
  • February 17 2017

A lot is being said and written about blockchain, particularly in the context of virtual currencies like Bitcoin (based on the blockchain technology


Competition, EU and Regulatory Newsletter - October 2016
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • European Union, Poland
  • October 5 2016

The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation into a Polish tax on the retail sector. The European Commission has concerns that the


Insurance Law and Regulation Update - Case Law
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • Poland
  • September 22 2016

The case was concerned with Aspiro, a Polish company, which provided services for the settlement of insurance claims. Article 135 (1) (a) of Council


Poland’s General Prosecutor casts spotlight on unit-linked activity
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • Poland
  • September 1 2016

The people who designed and launched a unit-linked insurance product onto the market could be accountable under criminal law along with the


Issuance of hybrid debt instruments and so-called contingent convertible bonds (CoCo)
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, Poland, USA
  • August 17 2016

Apart from the issuance of securities treated purely as debt instruments (e.g. bonds) or equity instruments (e.g. shares), it is also possible to


Emisja dłużnych instrumentów hybrydowych oraz tzw. contingent convertible bonds (CoCo)
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, Poland
  • August 17 2016

Oprócz emisji papierów wartościowych traktowanych jako instrumenty czysto dłużne (np. obligacje) albo kapitałowe (np. akcje) możliwe jest również


Outsourced claims handling services attract VAT
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • European Union, Poland, United Kingdom
  • May 20 2016

The CJEU has confirmed in the Polish referred case of Minister Finansów v Aspiro SA1 that a third party acting on behalf of an insurer in the


Minister Finansów - insurance claim settlement services are not VAT exempt
  • RPC
  • European Union, Poland, United Kingdom
  • April 28 2016

In Minister Finansów v Aspiro SA, formerly BRE Ubezpieczenia sp. Z.o.o. (C-4015), the European Court of Justice (CJEU) considered the VAT liability


10 things every insurer should know
  • CMS Legal
  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Czech Republic, European Union, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy
  • April 6 2016

The insurance industry in Albania is relatively new. Prior to 1990, there were no specialised insurance companies operating in the country. After the


International Regulatory Update 14 - 18 March 2016
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, France, United Kingdom, USA, Germany, Global, Hong Kong, Italy, Poland, Singapore
  • March 22 2016

The EU Commission has adopted a Commission Delegated Regulation on classes of arrangements to be protected in a partial property transfer under