Miscellaneous

The many benefits of being a personal injury lawyer

Michał Krzanowski        11 August 2017        Comments (0)

There’s no mistaking it: a lawyer’s job can be a drudge at times. Fortunately though, there are also days that make up for all that, and more. For me one of such days was yesterday, when I had the pleasure to meet with the Members of one of America’s greatest bands – The Dillinger Escape […]

What you didn’t know about lawyers

Jolanta Budzowska        08 August 2017        Comments (0)

It is essential for a personal injury lawyer to be engaged with the broader legal community. I am a member of multiple international organisations (more information here), and have recently expanded my professional activity to a membership in the American Association for Justice. With a history of over 70 years, this organisation continually focuses on […]

Many ways to assist

Jolanta Budzowska        17 July 2017        Comments (0)

Today I received an email that read: I am delighted to advise that the claim of XY has today settled for the total sum of ŁXX,YYY. Your considered advices and professional guidance has undoubtedly assisted in achieving this settlement. I am grateful for your help and look forward to working with you again soon. It […]

An Interesting Choice

Michał Krzanowski        10 July 2017        Comments (0)

Interest on personal injury damages has been a hot topic of debate for many years in Poland. Even the Supreme Court’s standpoint on the matter has seen several revisions by now. More importantly, it is far from just an academic discussion, as personal injury trials tend to last for at least a few years, which […]

One regime to rule them all?

Jolanta Budzowska        17 May 2017        Comments (0)

When advising on Polish law in personal injury cases, we are often asked about the contractual and delictual liability regimes – mainly how each of them function in practice, and what is the relationship between the two under Polish law. The issue may be of particular interest when it comes to plastic/cosmetic surgery procedures, which […]