Domański Zakrzewski Palinka

We have the pleasure of informing you that the law firm Domański Zakrzewski Palinka has for the ninth time been nominated for Chambers Europe Awards in the Poland Law Firm of the Year category. As previously, the jury did not divide firms into domestic and international. In Poland five law firms were nominated, including DZP, which is one of two independent Polish law firms.

We are pleased to inform you that our law firm has once again been nominated in the prestigious The Lawyer European Awards 2016. This year we are mentioned in two categories: Law firm of the year: Central Europe and European corporate deal of the year.

We are pleased to announce the publication of a commentary on Directive 2014/24/EU on public procurement, "Dyrektywa 2014/24/UE w sprawie zamówień publicznych. Komentarz”. The book has been written by experts in the Infrastructure and Energy Practice at Domański Zakrzewski Palinka: Katarzyna Kuźma, Partner, Wojciech Hartung, Counsel, Michał Bagłaj, Senior Associate, Tomasz Michalczyk, Senior Associate, Michał Wojciechowski, Associate and Jakub Krysa. The authors are highly experienced legal practitioners who have been advising among other things on public procurement law for many years.

We are happy to inform you that on 19 October the World Bank published a report "Benchmarking Public Procurement 2016" to which experts from the Infrastructure and Energy Practice at our law firm contributed to. The report is an invaluable source of information as it analyzes the public procurement regulatory environment in 77 countries, including Poland.

We are pleased to inform you that in a recently published Mergermarket league table, DZP took first place in Poland by number of transactions closed this year (15) and second place by transaction value. At regional level (Central & Eastern Europe) we are in fifth place by number of transactions.

On 15 October a conference will be held at Rondo ONZ 1 in Warsaw on Preparing Bankable PPP Projects in Poland organised by the International Project Finance Association (IPFA) in conjunction with Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego and Mott MacDonald.

A monograph entitled Amendments to the Code of Civil Procedure edited by Dr hab. Agnieszka Góra-Błaszczykowska has recently been published. It contains a chapter written by Bartosz Karolczyk, Associate in DZP’s Dispute Resolution Practice, entitled "Need for new codification of civil procedural law and the structure of evidentiary proceedings de lege ferenda".

On 27 October in Brussels the European Federation of Associations of Health Product Manufacturers (EHPM) is holding workshops on Food Supplements: Trading More Effectively Throughout The EU during which experts from DZP’s Life Sciences Practice are to speak. Michał Czarnuch, Senior Associate, will lead a workshop on Examples of market access issues, and Michał Tracz, Associate – A detailed overview of the regulatory structure in place for food supplements.

The Hurrymedia publishing house has recently published the 12th edition of International IP Law Firms containing a chapter entitled "IP Overview of Poland". This chapter covers the Polish media market and was written by experts in DZP’s IP&TMT Practice, Aleksandra Auleytner, Partner, and Jakub Jan Kubalski, Associate.

We are pleased to inform you of the recent publication of Distribution and marketing of drugs in Poland: overview, prepared by our Life Sciences Practice experts, Marcin Matczak, Tomasz Kaczyński and Krzysztof Kumala.

The 2015 annual publication in the Ius Commune Europaeum series, i.e. Evidence in Contemporary Civil Procedure, contains an article entitled "Preclusion of Late Allegations and Evidence as a Tool to Increase the Efficiency of Civil Proceedings In Poland". The author is Dr. Bartosz Karolczyk, Associate at Domański Zakrzewski Palinka. The Ius Commune Europaeum series focuses on the common foundations of the legal systems in the Member States of the European Union. It includes horizontal comparative legal studies and studies on the effect of treaties within the national legal systems. All the classic fields of law are covered.