News / 2020

July 1: the establishment of intellectual property courts in Poland

On July 1, 2020 the act amending the Code of the Civil Procedure (CCP) and several other acts came into force in Poland.

It introduces several key changes with regard to proceedings in intellectual property cases, along with establishment of special courts that shall be responsible of reviewing those cases. We already covered this reform extensively in our Legal Reports (please check out WTS Legal Report No. 2/2020 and WTS Legal Report No. 4/2020), today we are presenting briefly the most important aspects of it.