Economy and Law in Eastern Europe: 142. revision of WiRO by C.H. Beck

Handbuch Wirtschaft und Recht in Osteuropa (Economy and Law in Eastern Europe, WiRO), is a collective work, the particular revisions of which are regularly published by C.H. Beck publishing house.

Addressed to western investors and others alike, WiRO comes as a guidebook with replaceable pages, which provides information on changes of the economic and legal conditions in the following ten states of Central and Eastern Europe:

  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Poland
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Czech Republic
  • Ukraine
  • Hungary

The chief editor of the part pertaining to Poland is Dr. Jörn Brockhuis of BSJP law firm.


The 142. revision of WiRO (part pertaining to Poland) contains an update of Chapter D.I., regarding corporate law, written by Dr. Jörn Brockhuis. Save for a couple of detailed changes to the general partnerships law, the most comprehensive amendment concerns the procedure for the formation of a joint stock company.

Enjoy reading!