Professor Ryszard Szawłowski passed away on December 2, 2020. He was an outstanding researcher of the life and achievements of Raphael Lemkin - a Polish lawyer, creator of the term "genocide" and the main author of the UN Convention on Genocide.
We are pleased to announce that an excellent dissertation entitled (Statute of limitations. Dilemmas of the European legal tradition in the light of the historical and comparative analysis of French and Polish law) by Dr Joanna Kruszyńska-Kola was awarded the first prize for the best doctoral dissertation defended in 2019 in the competition organized by the "Państwo i Prawo” (“The State and the Law") journal.
On November 20, 2020, the XII On-line Congress of INSO Insolvency and Restructuring Law 2020 will be held in Warsaw. The event is organized by the Bankruptcy and Restructuring Law Section of the Allerhand Institute.
Late in the evening on August 30, 2020, lawyer Andrzej Bąkowski, one of the senior members of the Bar Association in Warsaw, a valued lawyer, defense attorney in the trial of Radio "Solidarność" (Solidarity), a good man and friend, died in Warsaw.