Poland: From Paradigm to Pariah? | University of Oxford

Poland: From Paradigm to Pariah?

Speaker
Marcin Matczak, lawyer and lecturer, Institute of Theory of State and Law, University of Warsaw
Event date
Event time
17:30
Venue
Wolfson College
Wolfson College
Linton Rd
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX2 6UD
Venue details

Leonard Wolfson Auditorium

Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

In this lecture, Polish lawyer Marcin Matczak will outline the legal and constitututional developments in Poland under the rule of the Law and Justice Party, which include the threat of EU sanctions over reforms to the judiciary and the recently announced and highly controversial Holocaust bill.

The issues raised in the lecture will be discussed in greater depth at a workshop the following day.

Marcin Matczak is a lawyer and lecturer at the Institute of Theory of State and Law, University of Warsaw. He specializes in competition and consumer protection, constitutional law, European business law, and healthcare and pharmaceutical law. He is Editor-in-chief of the Life Sciences Law Blog, and has published numerous publications including the Chambers Law & Practice Guide.