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    About our Law Firm
    A few words about our Law Firm, our goals and achievements.

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    Every day on your way there are problems and challenges related to your current activities, changes in law, competition as well as everyday human matters and problems.

    In such situations it is advisable and sometimes necessary to take advantage of the help of competent lawyers and advisers. We want to be more than just another law firm for our clients. We want to be a valued and important adviser in everyday professional choices, concerns and opportunities.

    The philosophy behind our activity is based on comprehensive and permanent legal services and assistance for both business and private persons, which is achieved by representing them in cases before courts and public administration bodies as well as providing legal advice and opinions.

    In our clients cases we also cooperate i.a. with experienced criminal attorneys, court experts, tax advisors and appraisers.

    Copyright

    Rusek & Partners Legal Counsel Law Firm is the owner of this website. Unless otherwise stated, all materials contained on the website (texts, pictures, graphics, as well as other creative elements) are protected by copyright or protection rights resulting from the registration of trademarks. They belong to the Rusek i Partnerzy Legal Counsel Law Firm or are licensed by us.

    Our services
    We offer our clients a wide range of legal services. Below are just some of the most typical:
    • legal representation and legal advice in matters related to:
      • civil and commercial law,
      • commercial company law,
      • public procurement law,
      • protection of personal data – GDPR,
      • intellectual property rights,
      • before domestic and foreign arbitration courts,
      • bankruptcy and reorganisation law,
      • before public administration bodies, administrative courts and the Supreme court Administrative Court,
      • before domestic and foreign arbitration courts,
      • labour and social security law,
      • family and inheritance law,
      • bailiffs’ execution,
    • legal services in the field of tax law comprehensive
    • legal services for business entities and institutions,
    • transforming and optimising the legal form of business operations
    • debt recovery and damages claims in domestic and foreign matters,
    • legal services for negotiations and transactions in domestic and foreign trade,
    • full legal support of investments along with obtaining relevant permits for Polish and foreign investors, in particular in the areas of special economic zones,
    • resolving disputes through mediation,
    • “due diligence” research,
    • legal assistance in merger and acquisition transactions (M&A – Mergers and Acquisitions).
    CUSTOMER INFORMATION CLAUSE - GDPR
    In this document, we inform you about the legal grounds of personal data processing, how to collect and use it, as well as the rights of personal data subjects.
    Our team
    Rafał Rusek
    legal counsel

    Education:

    • law degree at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Jagiellonian University in Krakow
    • student of Postgraduate Studies in Labour Law at the Jagiellonian University
    • completed judges’ application
    • completed legal counsel application
    • knowledge of foreign languages: English

    e-mail: rr@rusekipartnerzy.pl

    Agnieszka Rusek
    legal counsel

    Education:

    • law degree at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Silesia in Katowice
    • completed legal counsel application
    • knowledge of foreign languages: English

    e-mail: ar@rusekipartnerzy.pl

    Karolina Matyśkiewicz
    legal counsel

    Education:

    • law degree at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Silesia in Katowice
    • completed legal counsel application
    • knowledge of foreign languages: English

    e-mail: km@rusekipartnerzy.pl

    Jacek Sularz
    legal counsel - of counsel

    Education:

    • law degree at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Silesia in Katowice
    • completed legal counsel application
    • knowledge of foreign languages: English
    Hubert Nowak
    lawyer

    Education:

    • law degree at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Maria Curie-Skłodowska (UMCS) in Lublin
    • knowledge of foreign languages: English

    e-mail: hn@rusekipartnerzy.pl

    Angelika Żurek
    administrative manager

    Education:

    • knowledge of foreign languages: English

    e-mail: sekretariat@rusekipartnerzy.pl

    Marcin Janik
    advocate - of counsel

    Education:

    • law degree at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Silesia in Katowice
    • completed advocate application
    • knowledge of foreign languages: English
    Attorney's fees
    The remuneration for the work of a legal counsel / lawyer of our Law Firm is always negotiated individually with the client

    Basic remuneration is determined with an indication of the following principles:

    • legal advice – from PLN 150.00 + VAT
    • one hour of legal counsel’s work – PLN 300.00 + VAT

    Possible ways of settling accounts with clients:

    Lump sum

    fixed monthly (lump sum) remuneration for permanent legal service or for conducting a specific case. The client is guaranteed the performance of the commissioned activity and constant care of the legal counsel regardless of the amount of time necessary to complete the order. In the long-term perspective, with constant cooperation, this system turns out to be the most cost-effective for the client.

    lump sum + bonus for success

    Hourly rates

    a system based on the number of hours of legal counsel / lawyer at the Legal Counsel Law Firm.

    number of hours worked + bonus for success

    With constant cooperation with our clients, prices are set depending on the client’s needs and the necessary involvement of a legal counsel / lawyer in permanent legal services

    Please be advised that minimum rates of remuneration for legal counsel’ activities are set out in the Regulation of the Minister of Justice of October 22, 2015 regarding fees for legal counsel (Dz.U.2015.1804 of 2015.11.05 with later amendments).

    For detailed information, please contact our Law Firm at the following address: sekretariat@rusekipartnerzy.pl

    Publications
    We invite you to our websites
    Download catalog
    The catalog of our offer is available for download
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    Privacy policy
    In the interest of our clients, all appropriate rules and procedures for the protection of information are applied, which ensures full confidentiality of data obtained during the provision of legal assistance. According to art. 3 of the Act of 6 July 1982 on legal counsels, the legal counsel is obliged to keep secret everything that he learned in connection with providing legal assistance. The obligation to maintain professional confidentiality can not be limited in time, and the legal counsel can not be relieved from the duty of professional confidentiality regarding the facts that he learned by providing legal assistance or conducting a case (this obligation does not apply to information made available under the provisions on anti-money laundering and financing of terrorism).
    In practice, our Law Firm uses the following methods to secure information:
    Technical security
    including, among others antivirus and anti-spyware software, high-security locks that secure access to the office's premises, alarm installation and building protection by a specialised company
    Legal security
    including, among others appropriate statements and records in contracts with employees and cooperating entities, as well as current property and civil liability insurance
    Organisational security
    including access to documents only by authorised persons, submission of documents using appropriate confirmation procedures, additional information contained in correspondence, destruction of documents using appropriate equipment.

    CUSTOMER INFORMATION CLAUSE – GDPR – General Data Protection Regulation

    In this document, we inform you about the legal grounds of personal data processing, how to collect and use it, as well as the rights of personal data subjects.

    Personal data is any information that may identify you, such as your name, telephone number, e-mail address and postal address.
    The purpose of this document is to define actions taken by the controller in the scope of protection of processed personal data, including that collected via the website.

    According to art. 13 p. 1-2 of the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) (General Data Protection Regulation) (Official Journal of the European Union L 119, p. 1) – hereinafter the GDPR – please be informed:

    I. Personal data controller:
    The controller of personal data is: Rusek & Partners Legal Counsel Law Firm headquartered in Czestochowa, Kilinskiego Street 30/5, 42-202 Czestochowa, VAT: 5732237477, REGON: 151550150, e-mail: kancelaria@rusekipartnerzy.pl, phone: +48 (34) 361 16 55.

    II. Objectives and bases of processing:
    As the controller, we will process your data in order that:
    a) implementation of the contract concluded with you, to which the controller is a party (legal basis under Article 6.1 (b) of the GDPR).
    b) possible determination, investigation or defense against claims being the pursuit of the legitimate interest of the controller (legal basis under Article 6.1 (f) GDPR).
    c) fulfillment of duties resulting from legal provisions, for example: tax or accounting (legal basis under Article 6.1 (c) GDPR).
    d) ensuring security through the implementation of the legally justified interest of the controller – video monitoring (legal basis from Article 6.1 (f) GDPR).
    In addition to the cases indicated above, the controller may process personal data of persons who contact them in order to obtain information about the offer, conclusion of a contract or to provide comments on the controller’s activities (legal basis – Article 6.1 (b) GDPR).

    We ask you not to provide information from specific categories of personal data such as racial or ethnic origin, political views, religious or ideological beliefs, trade union membership and processing of genetic data, biometric data to uniquely identify a person or data on the state of health, sexuality or sexual orientation of that person.

    III. Automated decision making (profiling):
    Your personal data will not be processed in an automated manner and will not be profiled.

    IV. Data storage period:
    The time we can process your personal data depends on the legal basis that constitutes a legal condition for the processing of personal data by the controller. Accordingly, we inform you that:
    a) data obtained in order to conclude a contract is kept for the period of negotiation of the contract and until the end of the calendar year following the year in which you last contacted us regarding its conclusion.
    b) personal data obtained in connection with the conclusion of the contract will be processed by us at all times during which the contract will be performed.
    c) if the controller processes personal data because it is necessary due to the applicable law, the periods of data processing for this purpose are defined by such provisions, e.g. tax regulations or provisions regarding archiving obligations.
    d) if the controller processes personal data based on the legitimate interest of the data controller, the processing period lasts until the cessation of the above-mentioned interest (e.g. the period of limitation of civil claims) or the moment of your opposition to further such processing – in situations where such an objection, in accordance with applicable law, is entitled.

    V. Recipients of data:
    Your personal data may be made available by the controller to the following recipients or categories of recipients:
    a) entities providing programming services;
    b) entities providing cloud systems services in which personal data are stored;
    c) entities providing hosting services;
    d) entities providing transport services;
    e) entities providing software or hardware maintenance services.
    Your legal data may also be available to law firms, manufacturers of goods that are in the controller’s offer, marketing or sales agencies, companies offering payment services, entities involved in the processes necessary to perform orders and provide services. We indicate that we provide personal data only to the extent that it is absolutely necessary to achieve a given goal.

    VI. Rights of a person regarding his personal data:
    According to GDPR, you are entitled to:
    a) the right to access your data and receive a copy thereof;
    b) the right to correct your data;
    c) the right to delete data, limit data processing;
    d) the right to object to data processing;
    e) the right to transfer data;
    f) the right to withdraw consent to the processing of personal data;
    g) the right to lodge a complaint with the supervisory body.
    Details and instructions on how to exercise your rights can be found in the document specific your rights, constituting Annex 1 to the information clause.

    VII. Information about the requirement to or voluntary data submission:
    Providing the data is voluntary, but it is necessary to conclude a contract and execute other rights of the controller listed above in point. II. To the extent that personal data is collected on the basis of consent, providing personal data is voluntary.

    VIII. Complaint to the supervisory authority:
    You have the right to lodge a complaint in Poland with the President of the Office for Personal Data Protection in Warsaw, Stawki Street 2, 00-193 Warszawa, if you decide that the processing of your personal data violates the provisions of the GDPR.

    Annex to the information clause.

    The rights of a person regarding his personal data

    in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) – hereinafter GDPR:

    Individuals have specific rights regarding their personal data, and the data controller (Rusek & Partners Legal Counsel Law Firm with headquarters in Czestochowa, Kilinskiego Street 30/5, 42-202 Czestochowa, VAT: 5732237477, REGON: 151550150, e-mail: kancelaria@rusekipartnerzy.pl, phone: +48 (34) 361 16 55), is responsible for the implementation of these rights in accordance with applicable the law.

    In case of any questions or requests regarding the scope and implementation of rights, as well as in order to contact us, so as to use a specific right in the field of personal data protection, which are described in detail below, please contact us at the following e-mail address: kancelaria@rusekipartnerzy.pl, or phone number +48 (34) 361 16 55.

    We reserve the right to exercise the following rights after successfully verifying the identity of the person applying for the action.

    1. Access to personal data:
    You have the right to access your data, which we store as the data controller.
    You also have the right to obtain a copy of your data. You can download a copy of the data from the data controller at any time. If you request subsequent copies , the controller may charge a reasonable fee resulting from administrative costs.

    2. Withdrawal of consent:
    In the case of processing personal data on the basis of consent, you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time. We inform you of this at the time of consent being given and we allow withdrawal of consent as easily as it was given.
    Please be advised that withdrawal of consent does not affect the lawfulness of data processing, which was made on the basis of consent before its withdrawal.

    3. The right to request the correction of personal data – if the data is incorrect or incomplete; the right to request deletion of data:
    You have the right to request the controller to immediately correct personal data that is incorrect. Taking into account the purposes of processing, you have the right to request that incomplete personal data be supplementedby providing an additional statement.

    The right to delete data may be used:
    a) when the persons concerned are no longer necessary for the purposes for which they were collected by the controller or otherwise processed;
    b) when you withdraw your consent to data processing by the controller granted in accordance with art. 6.1 (a) or art. 9.2 (a) and GDPR and you have no other legal basis for processing;
    c) if you raise an objection for reasons related to your particular situation in relation to the processing of your personal data based on art. 6.1 (e) GDPR (data processing is necessary to perform a task carried out in the public interest or within the exercise of public authority entrusted to the controller) or based on art. 6.1 (f) GDPR (processing is necessary for purposes arising from legitimate interests pursued by the controller or by a third party, except when your interests or fundamental rights and freedoms requiring protection, prevail over those interests of personal data, in particular when you are a minor), including profiling based on these provisions and there are no overriding legitimate grounds for the processing or if you object to the processing of your personal data for direct marketing purposes;
    d) where personal data has been processed unlawfully;
    e) in order to fulfill the obligation resulting from law, as well as when personal data was collected in connection with the offering of information society services, as referred to in art. 8.1 GDPR.
    We will remove it if there is no other legal basis resulting from the financial law or civil code that will impose on us the obligation to process your data further.

    4. The right to limit the processing of personal data:
    You have the right to request the restriction of the processing of your personal data:
    a) when it challenges the correctness of personal data, for a period allowing the controller to check the correctness of such data;
    (b) where the processing of the data is unlawful and you oppose the deletion of data, requesting, in return, restrictions on its use;
    c) when the controller no longer needs data for their purposes, but it is needed by you to determine, assert or defend claims;
    (d) where you have objected to the processing of data under Article 21.1 GDPR – pending the determination of whether the legitimate grounds on the part of the controller override the grounds of your objection.

    If processing is restricted on the basis of the above-mentioned conditions, such personal data may be processed, with the exception of storage, only with your consent, or to establish, assert or defend claims, or to protect the rights of another natural or legal person, or because of serious reasons of public interest of the Union or a Member State.

    5. The right to data transfer:
    The right to data transfer shall be granted if the data is processed on the basis of your consent or the contract concluded with you, and when such processing takes place in an automated manner.
    You have the right to receive, in a structured, commonly used machine-readable format, personal data about you that you provided to the controller, and you have the right to send this personal data to another controller without any problems on the part of the controller to whom this personal data was provided.
    By exercising the right to transfer data, you have the right to request that personal data be sent by the controller directly to another controller, if it is technically possible.

    6. The right to object to the processing of personal data:
    You may object to the processing of your personal data:
    a) for reasons related to your special situation, if the processing of personal data is necessary for the performance of a task carried out in the public interest or under the public authority entrusted to the controller or when the processing of personal data is based on the legitimate interest of the controller or a third party, including profiling associated with these data processing basics. The controller is no longer allowed to process such personal data, unless he demonstrates the existence of legally valid grounds for processing, superior to your interests, rights and freedoms, or grounds for establishing, investigating or defending claims;
    b) if personal data is processed for direct marketing purposes, including profiling for this purpose.
    If you complain about processing for direct marketing purposes, personal data may no longer be processed for such purposes.

    Job offer

    We are interested in cooperation with young lawyers and law students, ready for creative and responsible work.
    If you are interested, please send your CV and job offer to the following address:

    praca@rusekipartnerzy.pl

    All applications will be kept confidential. We reserve the right to respond only to selected offers.
    Sending a message to the above address means also giving consent to the processing of personal data in accordance with applicable law, including the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (GDPR). Please include the following sentence in the application: “I agree to the processing of my personal data contained in the application documents provided by the Rusek & Partners Legal Counsel Law Firm in order to carry out future recruitment processes, as well as for contact purposes in the field of e-mail address and number phone “.