Polish Government to Adopt Stricter Control Over Private Transactions

    View Author July 2020

    On July 24, 2020 the amendment to the Act on Control of Certain Investments of 2015 (the “Amendment”) enters into force, which will materially extend control over mergers and acquisitions in Poland for 24 months. The Amendment cites Articles 52(1) and 65(1) TFEU, invoking protection of public order, safety and health, as the main grounds justifying implementing the limitations provided for in the Amendment.

    The Polish version of this alert is also available to view online.