Divorce in Poland is a type of case reserved for a jurisdiction of District Courts that hear cases in first instance, according to article 17 pt. 1 Civil Procedure Code (further as CPC). On the basis of article 47 § 2 pkt 2 letter a of CPC these cases are heard by one professional judge […]
Separation in the Polish legal system is still an unpopular institution. Meanwhile, it has legal effects similar to divorce, but does not dissolve the marriage.
This article aims to introduce the subject of a judicial finding that the maintenance obligations in the relationship between parents and children has expired. To estalish the expiry of child support obligation it is neccesary to submitt the suit.
Alimony in Polish legal system is defined as an obligation to provide maintenance, and if necessary, the educational assistance. Obliged to provide alimony are relatives in direct line and siblings. Given the very broad range of possible maintenance, as well as the limitations of this study, this article will focus only on when a minor […]