25 May 2017
On 19 May 2017 I had a great pleasure to take part in the conference of the RTA and WHIPLASH EEG in Munich. The conference was organised by PEOPIL, Pan European Organisation of Personal Injury Lawyers. Presentations were prepared by the speakers from different parts of Europe (from the UK, Spain, Greece, Germany, France and Poland). I took part in the comparative panel on Contributory Negligence in Motor Claims with German and French colleagues and I presented the regulation of the Polish Civil Code referring to this subject.
25 April 2016
Michał Krzanowski and Gabriela Nadybska attended the 3rd PEOPIL Young Lawyers conference in Amsterdam on 22nd of April. They delivered a lecture on product liability cases in Poland and took this opportunity to exchange thoughts on cross border cases with other european lawyers. The programme gave the participants valuable insight on fields such as medical negligence, fatal accidents compensation, human rights and package travel. Budzowska Fiutowska & Partners have been actively engaged in the work of PEOPIL since 2008.
22 October 2015
Budzowska Fiutowski and Partners law firm would like to kindly inform that we are in the progress of gathering a group of claimants who wish to raise their compensatory claims in connection with the tragic accident of El Faro ship on 2 October 2015.
The potential claims have a unique character because of their cross-border nature.
05 August 2015
On 7 July 2015 the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg in case Rutkowski et. al. against Poland (application no 72287/10, 13927/11 and 46187/11) issued the so-called pilot judgment. The Court found that in all these cases there has been a violation of the right to trial within a reasonable time and the right to an effective remedy (Art. 6, paragraph 1 and Art. 13 of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms). The Court held that the violation of Art. 6 paragraph 1 and Art.
19 April 2015
In the United States there has been completed the litigation concerning compensatory claims from the passengers of Boeing 767. The aircraft, piloted by Captain Tadeusz Wrona, had an emergency belly landing on 1 November 2011 at Okęcie Airport in Warsaw. The injured parties were represented by Wisner Law Firm based in Chicago, Stewarts Law based in London and Budzowska Fiutowski & Partners (BFP) from Poland, all specialising in aviation accidents and claims connected therewith.