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Dr hab. Piotr Pinior
ORCID: 0000-0003-2084-0425
Dr hab. Piotr Pinior, prof. UŚ, Professor of the University of Silesia; director of the Institute of Law, Deputy Dean for Research, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Silesia in Katowice.
DOI: 10.33226/0137-5490.2021.7.1
JEL: K15, K20, K22, K33

Due to the amendment to the Act of 29 July 2005 on public offering, conditions governing the introduction of financial instruments to organized trading, and listed companies introduced by the Act of 16 October 2019, a new obligation was imposed in listed companies on the shareholders' meeting to adopt a remuneration policy and the supervisory board to draw up a remuneration report. The first issue to be considered in this paper will be selected aspects concerning the adoption of a remuneration policy by the shareholders' meeting and its implications for the remuneration system of members of the management board and supervisory board, as well as its implications for concluding contracts with management board members. The second issue will concern the remuneration report with respect to liability towards the company.

Keywords: listed company; remuneration policy; remuneration report
DOI: 10.33226/0137-5490.2020.2.1
JEL: (artykuł w języku angielskim)

Due to the amendment to the Polish Commercial Companies Code introduced by the Act of 19 July 2019, a new type of company will be introduced into the Polish legal system, with effect from 1 March 2021: namely, the simple joint-stock company. The simple joint-stock company is innovative through its free choice between a monistic and dualistic management system. This paper aims to consider selected aspects as regards the legal position and competences of the board of directors in the monistic system, including the new provisions covering i.a. the duty of loyalty, flexibility of
the boards' structure and business judgment rule.

Keywords: simple joint-stock company; monistic system; board of directors.

Dr hab. Piotr Pinior, prof. UŚ, Professor of the University of Silesia; director of the Institute of Law, Deputy Dean for Research, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Silesia in Katowice.