The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that Poland must act quickly to solve problems surrounding its National Council of the Judiciary (KRS).
The Polish Judicial Council (KRS) has been expelled from the European Network of Councils for the Judiciary (ENCJ).
The first president of Poland's Supreme Court has said the controversial Disciplinary Chamber and National Council of the Judiciary (KRS) should be reformed to take into consideration objections by the European Commission.
A lack of effective control over decisions made by the judicial body that nominates Poland’s judges might have infringed European law, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) said on Tuesday.
The chair of the National Judiciary Council, a body charged with nominating judges and reviewing complaints made against them, has stepped down from his post.
Last year, twice as many foreign companies registered in Poland than five years ago, including investors from Silicon Valley earlier linked with Uber or Twitter, experts have informed PAP.
Poland's National Council of the Judiciary (KRS) celebrated its 30th anniversary during a Tuesday ceremony held at the Royal Castle in Warsaw. Polish President Andrzej wrote a letter on the occasion, read out by his aide Andrzej Dera at the event.
Poland recorded a 12-percent year on year increase in the number of newly set up foreign firms to nearly 9,000 in 2019, the daily Puls Biznesu wrote on Monday citing national court register KRS data.
We assured the European Network of Councils for the Judiciary (ENCJ) delegates that we are a law-abiding country which respects European values, National Judicial Council (KRS) spokesperson Maciej Mitera said on Friday after Thursday's talks between ENCJ and KRS representatives.