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2023 - 12 - 05
COBALT and GOODWIN law firms kindly invite you to a webinar at: 3PM EET (Vilnius/Riga/Tallinn time) / 1PM GMT (London time) / 8AM EST (Boston time) on 5 December. In venture capital deals, the US is perceived as a jurisdiction..
2023 - 11 - 30
COBALT achieved a triumphant resolution for one of Latvia’s leading construction companies in a dispute, lasting over 5 years, for the recognition of works as additional, their compensation, and the extension of contract deadlines. The Client, in collaboration with a..
2023 - 11 - 27
The Luxembourg-based investment fund Marguerite closed the sale of its 28.97% stake in AS Latvijas Gāze, the Latvian natural gas trading and sales company, to Energy Investments SIA, a holding vehicle backed by the management team of Latvijas Gāze. The..
2023 - 11 - 22
COBALT has successfully represented several young hockey players and their families in a court proceeding against the association “Mārupe Hockey Union” for the termination of agreements. After the association did not give its consent (permission) for the young hockey players..
Trouble in the neighbourhood: defence procurement in Estonia and Lithuania in times of war in Ukraine
2023 - 11 - 22
Public Procurement Law Review Authors: Mari Simovart – University of Tartu, School of Law Deividas Soloveičik – COBALT Triin Väljaots – Murula Lawfirm Considering the immediate proximity of Russia and Belarus to the Baltic States, the impact of the Ukrainian..
2023 - 11 - 20
COBALT successfully represented a client 15min in a case against a former officer convicted of abuse of office. The public’s interest to know and the media’s right to disseminate information were established by the Supreme Court of Lithuania, which rejected..
2023 - 11 - 16
COBALT successfully represented Pocopay in litigation with Iute Group. Iute Group AS sued Pocopay AS, demanding payment of nearly 800 000 euros, but because of the court proceedings, Iute Group had to pay nearly 500,000 euros to Pocopay itself. The..
2023 - 11 - 14
COBALT has successfully represented the manufacturer of luxury eyewear and sunglasses in relation to the detention of a shipment of counterfeit goods and their destruction. In August 2023, the Latvian Customs Authority seized a shipment of counterfeit sunglasses from China..