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On May 25, 2021, 3 years will pass since 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) started to apply. During these three years, the supervisory authorities were active, and their decisions allow us to learn about real-life examples in which the data controller reacted badly to the initiated proceedings, which in turn led to serious consequences for him. The situations described below can be a good lesson for anyone who processes personal data on how to prevent things go really wrong when we are already facing an investigation by the supervisory authority. In addition to the description of actual proceedings, practical tips are provided below on how to respond to the actions taken against us by the supervisory authority and communicate with the supervisory authority properly in order to minimize the potential damage.

Clifford Chance Warsaw has advised Arctic Paper S.A. on a term and revolving facilities agreement concluded with Santander Bank Polska S.A., BNP Paribas Bank Polska S.A., and Bank Polska Kasa Opieki S.A., under which the lenders agreed to grant the company an approximately PLN 300 million equivalent multi-currency refinancing package, comprised of term and revolving facilities. Norton Rose Fulbright advised the banks on the deal.

On December 2, 2020, CEE Legal Matters reported that Act BSWW had advised investment funds managed by Pekao TFI S.A on the PLN 2.5 billion bond issuance program of Miejskie Przedsiebiorstwo Oczyszczania w m. st. Warszawie sp. z o.o., (MPO Warszawa) aimed at financing the modernization and extension of a municipal waste incineration plant and the construction of a waste segregation plant in Warsaw. CEEIHM spoke with Dominik Mielczarek, Head of Legal Department at Pekao TFI, to learn more about the matter.

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