Dear Sir or Madam,
On January 1, 2019, the Statute of the Court of Arbitration at the Polish Chamber of Commerce enters into force adopted by Resolution No. 31/2018 of the Presidium of the Polish Chamber of Commerce of 13 December 2018.
Pursuant to its provisions, the authorities of the Court are the Arbitral Council and the Director General of the Court. The main competence of the Arbitral Council, the work of which is headed by the President of the Council, is self-governing co-formation and supervision over the substantive aspects of the Court’s activities.
We are pleased to announce that on December 13, pursuant to the provisions of the new Statute of the Court, at the request of the President of the Polish Chamber of Commerce Andrzej Arendarski, the current President of the Court, Marek Furtek, was elected President of the Arbitral Council. The Arbitral Council appointed the most distinguished representatives of Polish arbitration recognized in the legal environment:
- Dr hab. Zbigniew Banaszczyk
- Radca prawny Monika Hartung
- Adwokat Maciej Jamka
- Radca prawny Michał Kocur
- Docent dr Małgorzata Modrzejewska
- Dr Rafał Morek
- Prof. dr hab. Ewa Nowińska
- Prof. dr hab. Wojciech Popiołek
- Radca prawny Michał Subocz
- Prof. dr hab. Krystyna Szczepanowska – Kozłowska
- Dr hab. Andrzej Szlęzak, Prof. SWPS
- Prof. dr hab. Andrzej Szumański
- Radca prawny Krzysztof Zakrzewski
At the same time, we would like to inform you that the rights and duties of the Presidium of the Arbitration Court, members of the Presidium of the Arbitration Court, the Secretary of the Arbitration Court or the President of the Court of Arbitration arising from arbitration, mediation and domain regulations have been granted to the Arbitral Council, the President of the Arbitral Council, the General Director or the Arbitral Tribunal respectively.
Detailed provisions are included in the Transitional Regulations, which you will find in § 14 of the Statute.
If you have any questions, please contact the Secretariat of the Court.
On behalf of the Authorities and Employees of the Court of Arbitration at the Polish Chamber of Commerce, we wish you good luck and many successes in the New Year.