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2023 - 08 - 14
The Latvian advertising experience platform, Monetizr, headquartered in Atlanta, USA, has raised EUR 3.6 million (USD 4 million USD) in a round led by Estonian Change Ventures, with participation from prior investors, the accelerator Techstars and Ludus Ventures. Monetizr will..
2022 - 09 - 28
COBALT successfully represented the Baltic Center for Investigative Journalism “Re:Baltica” in legal proceedings related to the article “Mega-donor to pro-Russian party benefits from Magnitsky and Azerbaijani laundromats”published by “Re:Baltica” on 19 March 2019. On 14 September 2022 the Supreme Court’s..
2022 - 09 - 26
COBALT successfully represented the independent news magazine “Ir” in legal proceedings related to an investigative report on insolvency procedures by journalist Indra Sprance. In 2017 a judge brought a defamation claim against the magazine “Ir” and the journalist regarding a..
2022 - 06 - 30
COBALT has achieved a win for a client, regarding rights to the domain name after filling a complaint in May, 2022 with the WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center (the “Center”). The Center’s Administrative Panel found that the disputed domain name, consisting..
2021 - 06 - 08
Law firm COBALT advised Fortumo in the filing of a complaint to the Press Council regarding incorrect and misleading articles and headlines in the publications Äripäev and Postimees. COBALT assisted the client in the filing of a complaint with the..
2020 - 09 - 08
Senior Associate Kadri Matteus successfully represented individual clients regarding a complaint lodged with the Estonian Data Protection Inspectorate for commencement of monitoring and issue of a precept on the basis of the GDPR. As AKI refused to hear the complaint,..
2020 - 07 - 10
COBALT successfully represented Latvian Radio, public broadcaster of Latvia as respondent in a legal dispute with Ogre municipality for revocation of false news. In the spring of 2019, the morning program of the Latvian Radio featured an analytical story prepared..
2020 - 07 - 03
On 30 June 2020, the Latvian Supreme Court upheld a decision which had dismissed the claim by All Media Latvia (previously Latvijas Neatkarīgā Televīzija) against Latvian Television (public broadcaster). The claimant alleged a breach of the copyright and unfair competition,..