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Failure to disclose foreign travel during a pandemic as a serious breach of basic employee obligations

Judgment of the Regional Court in Olsztyn of 29 January 2021, ref. no. IV Pa 79/20 According to the judgment of the Regional Court in Olsztyn of 29 January 2021 (ref. no. IV Pa 79/20), withholding information from the employer about foreign travel during a pandemic may be considered a serious breach of basic employee …

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Whistleblower law

On 18 October 2021, the Government Legislation Centre published the long-awaited bill on the protection of people reporting breaches of law, widely known as the “whistleblower law”. The aim of the bill is to implement into the Polish legal system the EU Directive 2019/1937, according to which it will be the duty of every employer …

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