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In brief Recent developments The Supreme Court has issued Administrative Matter No. 19-10-20-SC or the 2020 Guidelines for the Conduct of Court-Annexed Mediation (CAM) and Judicial Dispute Resolution (JDR) in Civil Cases (“Revised Guidelines”), which took effect on 1 March 2021. Contents BackgroundHighlights of the Revised GuidelinesActions to consider Background The Revised Guidelines were issued in light of the amendments introduced by the 2019 Amendments to the Rules of Civil Procedure, which took effect on 1 May…

To err is human, as the old saying goes. Errors are an inherent element of almost all legal proceedings – and this is why appeal procedures exist. Sometimes, however, the damage is done, even if the errors are eventually corrected. This was the situation in a recent case heard by the Appellate Court in Warsaw. The claimant in the proceedings acquired a plot of land in Warsaw in 1998 planning to build a hotel. In…