Poland: Euro 2012: legal preparations for hosting
Poland has introduced a number of legislative changes designed to
prepare the country for its joint hosting of Euro 2012 with Ukraine.
Piotr Majer, a Senior Associate with Laszczuk and Partners, examines
the special legal status of projects, the legal status of special
purpose vehicles relating to Euro 2012, why the European Commission
objected to proposed changes in its public procurement legislation and
proposals to levy an extra tax on gambling to finance Euro 2012.
The full version of this article appears in the August edition of World Sports Law Report.