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Medical 03.03.2020

Medical mal practice - the out-of-court compensation

The out-of-court compensation payment system for victims of medical errors or road traffic accidents gives injured parties the opportunity to obtain ‚fair and full’ compensation quickly. Is the so eagerly evoked Swedish compensation model really so exemplary and should it be adopted in Poland?

Other 05.03.2019

Eurojuris interviews Atty. Benedykt Fiutowski

On the occasion of the upcoming 15th Anniversary of Budzowska Fiutowski & Partners. Legal Counsels, Eurojuris International, the leading network of independent law firms in Europe, conducted an interview with Atty. Benedykt Fiutowski.

Medical 24.09.2018

Compensation of non-pecuniary loss of close relatives

Compensation of non-pecuniary loss of close relatives : a comparative study on some European Union member countries' and Swiss legislation and practices - Gabriela Lenarczyk

Other 15.04.2014

“Journalists and their legal status in the light of Polish law” – Człowiek i dokumenty I-III 2014.

Who can be referred to as a journalist in the light of the Polish law and what is the legal status of a journalist? Should the access to the profession of journalism be open? What are the current regulations concerning the professional conduct of a journalist? What is the legal responsibility of a journalist for his words? Att. Benedykt Fiutowski and Iwona Cygan, legal counsel trainee, from Budzowska Fiutowski and Partners faced these difficult questions and took the challenge to provide the relevant answers.

Other 25.09.2011

Jolanta Budzowska, komentarz w: "Poland's class actions in Thier First Year: A Retrospect ", portal internetowy RJ Gaudet & Associates LLC - 27.09.2011

Jolanta Budzowska, komentarz w: "Poland's class actions in Thier First Year: A Retrospect ", portal internetowy  RJ Gaudet & Associates LLC -  27.09.2011

Real Estate 13.02.2010

dr Anna Miśtal - "Succession to real property located in Poland, which the testator disposed of in the will drawn up abroad, with a particular regard to wills made in England and Wales" - 19.02.2010

dr Anna Miśtal - "Succession to real property located in Poland, which the testator disposed of in the will drawn up abroad, with a particular regard to wills made in England and Wales" - 19.02.2010

Other 09.01.2020

Irish judge will join protest march over curbs on Polish judiciary

The ties between Polish and Irish legal professionals continue to strengthen, as the Association of Judges of Ireland decides to show their solidarity with the judges of Poland in the upcoming protest against highly controversial reforms of the Polish judiciary system.
An Irish Supreme Court judge is to participate in a protest march in support of Polish colleagues who say their independence is being systematically eroded by the country’s government.

Other 26.11.2019

Atty. Jolanta Budzowska spoke at APIL Accidents Abroad Conference 2019

APIL’s fourth accidents abroad conference 2019 featured most recent developments on cross-border and international claims.

Other 14.10.2019

The Eurojuris International Congress - Frankfurt 2019

The annual Eurojuris International Congress took place in Frankfurt am Main on October 10 – 13, 2019. Atty. Michał Sikora represented the BFP law firm during this event.

Other 10.10.2019

4th Kraków Congress of Medical Tourism

The 4th Kraków Congress of Medical Tourism is already behind us!

Other 17.06.2019

Jurismus International - Paris 2019

On June 13-16, 2019, in Paris, the congress of Jurismus International, an organisation of young lawyers working in law offices affiliated with Eurojuris International (a group of 650 law firms from all over Europe) took place.

Other 10.06.2019

Name partner Attorney Jolanta Budzowska ranked as a leader in medical and pharmaceutical law in the 2019 Polish law firms ranking!

„Rzeczpospolita”’s editorial office has announced results of the most prestigious ranking of Polish law firms - for the 17th time. Budzowska, Fiutowski and Partners retained their position in the ranking, whereas Atty. Budzowska has been awarded with the prestigious title of a leader in the medical law category.

Other 13.05.2019

PEOPIL Tourism and RTA Conferences – medical negligence in Poland

This years’ PEOPIL (The Pan European Organisation of Personal Injury Lawyers) annual conference dedicated to compensation for personal injury related to tourism and road traffic accidents took place just across the border, in Frankfurt, on 9-10 May 2019.

Other 16.04.2019

Expert lecture delivered by Gabriela Lenarczyk at scientific conference „Protection of health data in the realm of new technologies”

The Student Scientific Organization for Medical Law affiliated to the Jagiellonian University in Kraków organized its sixth national scientific conference on 12 April 2019.

22.02.2019

Perinatal hypoxia – over 1.000.000 PLN redress for a child and its parents

On 20 February 2019, the Court of Appeals in Warsaw issued a judgement in a case of perinatal hypoxia of a child. As a result of actions taken by the medical personnel of the defendant hospital, the minor claimant suffered particularly serious damage to health.

23.10.2018

Road Traffic Accident (RTA) – high compensation

On 30 August 2018, the Court of Appeals in Warsaw issued a judgement in the case of the BFP law firms’ Clients concerning a road traffic accident as a result of which the plaintiffs’ husband and father have sustained fatal injuries.

08.08.2018

Compensation and redress for laparoscopic bowel injury

On 2 August 2018, the Regional Court in Warsaw (I Civil Division) made a ruling in favour of the BFP law firms’ Client, under which she was awarded compensation and redress for a bowel injury sustained during a laparoscopic surgery for ovarian cyst removal.

06.08.2018

Death of an unborn child - redress for the parents [judgment]

On 27 July 2018, the District Court in Katowice (I Civil Division), passed a judgement under which the parents of a child who has tragically died in the mother’s womb as a result of medical negligence were awarded redress. During the course of these proceedings, the BFP law firm has acted for the plaintiffs – the parents.

18.06.2018

Intrauterine Fetal Death – a settlement

The BFP law firm has represented two clients – the parents of a child who tragically died in the mother’s womb as a result of medical negligence – in successful settlement negotiations with the hospital’s insurer.

08.05.2018

A judgment in favour of the parents of a child that died as a result of medical negligence

On 7 May 2018, the Regional Court in Tarnów passed a judgment under which the parents of an infant that died just a few weeks after being born were awarded bereavement damages.

19.10.2016

Road Traffic Accident (RTA)  in France – the settlement

The another case of our client who has sustained severe physical injuries has been now closed by reaching an appropriate settlement. In September 2012 our Client was a participant of a coach crash in France. As the result of index accident our Client has been severely injured – she sustained a multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS) i.e.:

19.10.2016

Train crash near Szczekociny – the redress for suffering from PTSD [09.2016]

On 6th of October 2016 the Regional Court in Kraków made a ruling in the case of the Client of the Budzowska Fiutowski and Partners. Legal Counsel. Our Client was injured in the train crash that took place in March 2012 near Szczekociny. It needs to be reminded that as the result of the accident 15 people have lost their lives and more than 50 have been injured. Although our Client has not sustained any severe physical injuries, she suffered from long-lasting Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

20.03.2018

VIDEO dla niesłyszących: Błąd medyczny - poszkodowany w sądzie

20.03.2018

Rodzaje postępowań, gdy dochodzi do utraty życia i zdrowia

20.03.2018

Koszty sądowe w procesie o odszkodowanie

20.03.2018

Czego mogę żądać, gdy jestem ofiarą błędu medycznego?

20.03.2018

Błąd medyczny - poszkodowany w sądzie

20.03.2018

Jak długo trwa proces o błąd medyczny?

20.03.2018

Dokumentacja medyczna w sądzie

20.03.2018

Proces sądowy o błąd medyczny - porady praktyczne

Publications

Medical 03.03.2020

Medical mal practice - the out-of-court compensation

The out-of-court compensation payment system for victims of medical errors or road traffic accidents gives injured parties the opportunity to obtain ‚fair and full’ compensation quickly. Is the so eagerly evoked Swedish compensation model really so exemplary and should it be adopted in Poland?

Other 05.03.2019

Eurojuris interviews Atty. Benedykt Fiutowski

On the occasion of the upcoming 15th Anniversary of Budzowska Fiutowski & Partners. Legal Counsels, Eurojuris International, the leading network of independent law firms in Europe, conducted an interview with Atty. Benedykt Fiutowski.

Medical 24.09.2018

Compensation of non-pecuniary loss of close relatives

Compensation of non-pecuniary loss of close relatives : a comparative study on some European Union member countries' and Swiss legislation and practices - Gabriela Lenarczyk

Other 15.04.2014

“Journalists and their legal status in the light of Polish law” – Człowiek i dokumenty I-III 2014.

Who can be referred to as a journalist in the light of the Polish law and what is the legal status of a journalist? Should the access to the profession of journalism be open? What are the current regulations concerning the professional conduct of a journalist? What is the legal responsibility of a journalist for his words? Att. Benedykt Fiutowski and Iwona Cygan, legal counsel trainee, from Budzowska Fiutowski and Partners faced these difficult questions and took the challenge to provide the relevant answers.

Other 25.09.2011

Jolanta Budzowska, komentarz w: "Poland's class actions in Thier First Year: A Retrospect ", portal internetowy RJ Gaudet & Associates LLC - 27.09.2011

Jolanta Budzowska, komentarz w: "Poland's class actions in Thier First Year: A Retrospect ", portal internetowy  RJ Gaudet & Associates LLC -  27.09.2011

Real Estate 13.02.2010

dr Anna Miśtal - "Succession to real property located in Poland, which the testator disposed of in the will drawn up abroad, with a particular regard to wills made in England and Wales" - 19.02.2010

dr Anna Miśtal - "Succession to real property located in Poland, which the testator disposed of in the will drawn up abroad, with a particular regard to wills made in England and Wales" - 19.02.2010

News

Other 09.01.2020

Irish judge will join protest march over curbs on Polish judiciary

The ties between Polish and Irish legal professionals continue to strengthen, as the Association of Judges of Ireland decides to show their solidarity with the judges of Poland in the upcoming protest against highly controversial reforms of the Polish judiciary system.
An Irish Supreme Court judge is to participate in a protest march in support of Polish colleagues who say their independence is being systematically eroded by the country’s government.

Other 26.11.2019

Atty. Jolanta Budzowska spoke at APIL Accidents Abroad Conference 2019

APIL’s fourth accidents abroad conference 2019 featured most recent developments on cross-border and international claims.

Other 14.10.2019

The Eurojuris International Congress - Frankfurt 2019

The annual Eurojuris International Congress took place in Frankfurt am Main on October 10 – 13, 2019. Atty. Michał Sikora represented the BFP law firm during this event.

Other 10.10.2019

4th Kraków Congress of Medical Tourism

The 4th Kraków Congress of Medical Tourism is already behind us!

Other 17.06.2019

Jurismus International - Paris 2019

On June 13-16, 2019, in Paris, the congress of Jurismus International, an organisation of young lawyers working in law offices affiliated with Eurojuris International (a group of 650 law firms from all over Europe) took place.

Other 10.06.2019

Name partner Attorney Jolanta Budzowska ranked as a leader in medical and pharmaceutical law in the 2019 Polish law firms ranking!

„Rzeczpospolita”’s editorial office has announced results of the most prestigious ranking of Polish law firms - for the 17th time. Budzowska, Fiutowski and Partners retained their position in the ranking, whereas Atty. Budzowska has been awarded with the prestigious title of a leader in the medical law category.

Other 13.05.2019

PEOPIL Tourism and RTA Conferences – medical negligence in Poland

This years’ PEOPIL (The Pan European Organisation of Personal Injury Lawyers) annual conference dedicated to compensation for personal injury related to tourism and road traffic accidents took place just across the border, in Frankfurt, on 9-10 May 2019.

Other 16.04.2019

Expert lecture delivered by Gabriela Lenarczyk at scientific conference „Protection of health data in the realm of new technologies”

The Student Scientific Organization for Medical Law affiliated to the Jagiellonian University in Kraków organized its sixth national scientific conference on 12 April 2019.

Won cases

22.02.2019

Perinatal hypoxia – over 1.000.000 PLN redress for a child and its parents

On 20 February 2019, the Court of Appeals in Warsaw issued a judgement in a case of perinatal hypoxia of a child. As a result of actions taken by the medical personnel of the defendant hospital, the minor claimant suffered particularly serious damage to health.

23.10.2018

Road Traffic Accident (RTA) – high compensation

On 30 August 2018, the Court of Appeals in Warsaw issued a judgement in the case of the BFP law firms’ Clients concerning a road traffic accident as a result of which the plaintiffs’ husband and father have sustained fatal injuries.

08.08.2018

Compensation and redress for laparoscopic bowel injury

On 2 August 2018, the Regional Court in Warsaw (I Civil Division) made a ruling in favour of the BFP law firms’ Client, under which she was awarded compensation and redress for a bowel injury sustained during a laparoscopic surgery for ovarian cyst removal.

06.08.2018

Death of an unborn child - redress for the parents [judgment]

On 27 July 2018, the District Court in Katowice (I Civil Division), passed a judgement under which the parents of a child who has tragically died in the mother’s womb as a result of medical negligence were awarded redress. During the course of these proceedings, the BFP law firm has acted for the plaintiffs – the parents.

18.06.2018

Intrauterine Fetal Death – a settlement

The BFP law firm has represented two clients – the parents of a child who tragically died in the mother’s womb as a result of medical negligence – in successful settlement negotiations with the hospital’s insurer.

08.05.2018

A judgment in favour of the parents of a child that died as a result of medical negligence

On 7 May 2018, the Regional Court in Tarnów passed a judgment under which the parents of an infant that died just a few weeks after being born were awarded bereavement damages.

19.10.2016

Road Traffic Accident (RTA)  in France – the settlement

The another case of our client who has sustained severe physical injuries has been now closed by reaching an appropriate settlement. In September 2012 our Client was a participant of a coach crash in France. As the result of index accident our Client has been severely injured – she sustained a multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS) i.e.:

19.10.2016

Train crash near Szczekociny – the redress for suffering from PTSD [09.2016]

On 6th of October 2016 the Regional Court in Kraków made a ruling in the case of the Client of the Budzowska Fiutowski and Partners. Legal Counsel. Our Client was injured in the train crash that took place in March 2012 near Szczekociny. It needs to be reminded that as the result of the accident 15 people have lost their lives and more than 50 have been injured. Although our Client has not sustained any severe physical injuries, she suffered from long-lasting Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

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