• It will be possible to hold a shareholders meeting in the form of a video conference
Alert:

It will be possible to hold a shareholders meeting in the form of a video conference

31 July 2019

Ladies and Gentleman,

The Sejm has passed the president’s amendments to the Code of Commercial Partnerships and Companies that provide for the possibility of holding shareholders meetings by electronic means of communication (video conference). This is one of the topics discussed in this edition of BDO’s Supervisory Board Alert. Other topics include: Mandatory dematerialization of bearer and registered shares; Length of service allowance will not be included in minimum wage; There will be limits on installment purchase loans; GDPR regulations permit supervisory boards to view employment contracts; The Sejm has passed 0% tax rate for those under 26 years of age; You cannot chair a board meeting while on sick leave; As of November 2019 split payment mandatory and new rules for the use if VAT accounts; Dispute around the simply joint-stock company — chance for the start-ups, or area for abuse; Bond law after the changes. We hope you enjoy the read and invite you to contact our experts.