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Insurers, reinsurers, and brokers face an increasingly unpredictable world, not least because of tougher capital and risk requirements impacting on your business. So you can be certain to meet these challenges successfully, you need advisors with specialist knowledge of your sector and a detailed understanding of the evolving regulatory framework.

CMS has helped major insurers establish and expand operations in Central and Eastern Europe. We are the market leader in M&A in the sector, offer dedicated regulatory expertise and have extensive experience from distribution of insurance products to defence of class action claims.

Prompt, reliable and very user-friendly.
Chambers, 2016

With 100 insurance lawyers across over 60 offices worldwide, we can protect your commercial interests in your home market and across borders. We provide advice based on strong local knowledge delivered on a Europe-wide basis by expert lawyers, many of whom have worked in the sector or for regulatory authorities.

We assist clients on the most complex transactional, advisory and contentious matters. A multi-disciplinary team advises on strategic as well as operational matters, liability and dispute resolution, policy drafting, coverage, regulatory issues, M&A, capital raising and restructurings, HR, tax, real estate and commercial issues.

Our top-rated Insurance Team in Poland can advise you on the development, review and distribution of insurance products, as well as the development of cooperation models with insurance intermediaries, including bancassurance projects. We also have extensive experience in representing insurers in class actions.

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High­lights of our ex­per­i­ence in In­sur­ance in Po­land

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4 June 2018
CMS ad­vises Gen­er­ali on the ac­quis­i­tion of Con­cor­dia...
10/05/2019
Po­land: the Pres­id­ent of the OC­CP on mys­tery shop­ping
Re­cently, Pol­ish Pres­id­ent of the Of­fice of Com­pet­i­tion and Con­sumer Pro­tec­tion (“OC­CP”) has pub­lished a com­mu­niqué re­gard­ing the mys­tery shop­ping re­view that the Pres­id­ent un­der­take at the end of 2018.
9 October 2017
CMS Po­land launches law com­pet­i­tion for stu­dents
24/04/2019
Bel­gian reg­u­lat­ory frame­work for MGAs now in force
On 21 Novem­ber 2018 and 7 March 2019, we is­sued news­let­ters (re­spect­ively avail­able here and here) re­gard­ing the Bel­gian pro­pos­al to cre­ate a new reg­u­lat­ory frame­work for man­aging gen­er­al agents (“MGAs”) in Bel­gi­um (“Pro­pos­al”).
21 October 2016
CMS ad­vises AIG on sale of CEE as­sets to Fair­fax
04/04/2019
Po­land to strengthen su­per­vi­sion over for­eign in­surers
The Pol­ish gov­ern­ment in­tends to in­tro­duce changes to ex­ist­ing in­sur­ance reg­u­la­tions con­cern­ing for­eign EU in­surers op­er­at­ing in Po­land.     The pro­posed changes would:   in­tro­duce a pro­vi­sion based on which the dead­lines for the pay­ment of com­pens­a­tion.
13 October 2016
CMS Po­land launches law com­pet­i­tion for stu­dents
13/03/2019
Po­land pre­pares for a hard Brexit
On 5 March 2019, the Pol­ish gov­ern­ment ad­op­ted a draft law on the con­duct of busi­ness by cer­tain fin­an­cial in­sti­tu­tions based in the United King­dom or Gibral­tar after “hard Brexit” (the “Draft Law”).
24/05/2016
New coun­sel ap­point­ments for CMS Po­land
12/03/2019
Bel­gi­um braces for Hard Brexit with draft law
On Feb­ru­ary 19, Bel­gi­um passed a draft law pre­par­ing it­self for a Hard Brexit should the UK leave the European Uni­on (EU) on the dead­line of 29 March 2019 without a with­draw­al agree­ment in place to reg­u­late UK's de­par­ture and define its fu­ture re­la­tion­ship.
19/03/2015
Sum­mer in­tern­ships at CMS Po­land
07/03/2019
Up­date of Bel­gian pro­pos­al for MGA reg­u­lat­ory frame­work
On 21 Novem­ber 2018, we is­sued a news­let­ter (ac­cess­ible here) re­gard­ing a draft law amend­ing the law of 4 April 2014 on in­sur­ance, which will cre­ate a new reg­u­lat­ory frame­work for man­aging gen­er­al agents (“MGAs”) in Bel­gi­um (“Pro­pos­al”).