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nference: Public Procurement Law: Practical aspects and the latest case law from the National Appeal Board and the courts

A conference entitled “Public Procurement Law: Practical aspects and the latest case law from the National Appeal Board and the courts,” organized by the Warsaw Bar Association, will be held on 27 October 2015. Tomasz Zalewski is one of the invited speakers.
The purpose of the conference is to share practical knowhow with the participants on awarding of public contracts, present numerous examples from practice, and discuss rulings by the National Appeal Board and the state courts.
The issues raised at the conference will include:
Practical aspects of the issue of abnormally low tenders 
Subcontracting in public procurement—summary of two years under the new practice
Practical consequences of reliance on third-party resources
Latest amendments to the Public Procurement Law
Rules for awarding public contracts
Most common errors
Wierzbowski Eversheds will be represented at the event by Tomasz Zalewski, the partner in charge of the firm’s Public Procurement team. In his presentation he will discuss issues surrounding the evaluation of the reliability of contractors as well as the issue of improper performance as grounds for exclusion from procurement procedures.
The speakers will also include specialists from other prominent law firms, the German-Polish Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Poczta Polska SA, and the Public Procurement Centre.
Detailed information and the registration form are available at the website of the Warsaw Bar Association.


See also the invitation to the seminar ”How to avoid paying twice for construction work?” 
Open-source intelligence in practice: How to legally obtain business information?  

The 48th seminar in the Corporate Intelligence series will be held on 3 November 2015 in Warsaw. The topic will be practical aspects of open-source intelligence and legal methods for obtaining business information. One of the speakers will be Tomasz Zalewski of Wierzbowski Eversheds.  

The agenda for the conference will include:  

  • Open-source intelligence as one of the tools for obtaining data 
  • Business intelligence services as a provider of open-source information 
  • Information brokering and market intelligence 
  • Rules and methods for verifying counterparties   
  • Business intelligence in obtaining information about innovations 
  • Social networks and possibilities for obtaining business information 
  • Methods and tools for searching the Deep Web 

Tomasz Zalewski, the partner in charge of the firm’s e-business, intellectual property and public procurement teams, will give a presentation entitled “Legal boundaries for obtaining economic information and data: Access to public information in the context of gathering business intelligence.” He will address issues of trade secrets, statutory contractual grounds for protection of confidential information, and access to public information as a source of data for further processing. Part of his presentation will be devoted to public procurement procedures as a source of business data. 

The detailed agenda and registration form are available at the website of Centrum Promocji Informatyki, the organizer of the event.