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Dispute Resolution in Poland Issues and new developments in dispute resolution in Poland.

Monthly Archives: August 2012

The world map of investment arbitration in ICSID statistics

Posted in Arbitration, Investment Arbitration

The number of new cases registered in the International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes is at the highest level in 40 years. The protracted international financial crisis, controversial political and economic decisions of some governments, extensive consequences of the Arab Spring, the risk that Greece and some other states may go “bankrupt” and generally… Continue Reading

Lost in translation

Posted in Litigation

The civil proceedings before the Polish common courts are conducted in Polish. Unlike in many European countries, Polish law does not allow any second language in the proceedings. Poland is a party to the Hague Convention of November 15, 1965 on the service abroad?? of judicial and extrajudicial documents in civil or commercial matters. As… Continue Reading