Monthly Archives: April 2012

The Holiday

The Polish Labour Code grants most employees (subject their having worked the required number of years) annual paid holiday of 26 days. In addition, this year there will be 13 days of public holidays in Poland which is more or … Continue reading

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The Apartment

Believe or not most lawyers do actually wish to help their clients. And many will willingly spend time – even before being formally engaged – taking through a proposed assignment even if this results in the assignment having to be … Continue reading

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Europa Europa

I recently attended a conference entitled “The future of the European Union – the view from Warsaw and London” organised by the Unia & Polska Foundation and the Polish Association of Journalists in cooperation with British Embassy in Warsaw. The … Continue reading

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The Bank Job

Yesterday afternoon, I attended a presentation at the World Bank in Warsaw of its Doing Business 2012 ( This is the annual survey of the ease of doing business in 183 countries in which, as I mentioned here in Trading … Continue reading

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