Professor Opalski is the co-author of amendments to the Polish Commercial Companies Code concerning: cross-border mergers, the reform of the financial structure of limited liability companies, the reform of share capital in joint-stock companies, the reform of the general meeting of shareholders in joint-stock companies and amendments to the Polish Civil Code concerning commercial power of attorney.
•European and international company law
Recognition & Leadership
Awards & Accolades
•Individual award of the Polish Minister of Science and Higher Education for academic teachers in 2011, for the monograph Europejskie prawo spolek (European Company Law), 2011.
•Distinction for habilitation dissertation in the Competition of the Journal Panstwo i Prawo (State and Law), 2009
•Scholar of the Polish-American Fulbright Commission, the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law in Hamburg, the Foundation for Polish Science and Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst.
Professional & Community Involvement
•Member of the European Company Law Experts group, since 2016.
•Member of the European Model Company Act Group, since 2013.
•Vice-chairman of the Polish Ministry of Development Committee for the introduction of the simple joint-stock company, since 2016.
•Member of the Company Law Committee to the Civil Law Codification Commission at the Polish Ministry of Justice, 2006-2015.
•Member, District Chamber of Legal Advisors in Warsaw.