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09
2016

The Supreme Court of Lithuania has upheld the cassation appeal prepared by FORT Vilnius involving unprecedented legal questions with respect to the due process of arbitration

On 05, 09 2016 | No Comments | In Uncategorized | By Law Office FORT

The Supreme Court of Lithuania has upheld the cassation appeal prepared by FORT Vilnius regarding legal questions whether arbitration process could be considered as due process, where the founders and management of the arbitration institution represent one of the parties to the arbitration case. According to the cassator, any external objective observer would reasonably have apprehensions with respect to the due process, which is organised by one of the parties to a dispute or their legal advisors.

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05

09
2016

FORT is an official partner of Eastern European Dispute Resolution Forum in Belarus

On 05, 09 2016 | No Comments | In Uncategorized | By Sandis Bertaitis

With FORT as one of its official partners, the inaugural Eastern European Dispute Resolution Forum will take place in Belarus on 23th of September 2016. Read more…

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08
2016

FORT advised Hansabuss Group in its acquisition of Tukuma Auto SIA in Latvia

On 31, 08 2016 | No Comments | In Uncategorized | By Birgit Viilukas

Hansabuss announced on Friday, 26 August 2016, that it is acquiring a majority shareholding in Tukuma Auto SIA – a Latvian provider of bus transport services – thereby increasing its share in the Latvian market for public bus transport and charter transport (the market segment which is open to competition) to around 10%.

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07
2016

FORT team contributed to a major new precedent at the Supreme Administrative Court permitting the use of Facebook data for the assessment of creditworthiness

On 20, 07 2016 | No Comments | In Uncategorized | By Law Office FORT

In the administrative case, UAB “Creditinfo Lietuva” was represented by the FORT law office team – attorneys at law Dr. Mindaugas Kiškis, Dr. Gytis Kuncevičius and lawyer Aistė Samuilytė-Mamontovė. The Supreme Administrative Court of Lithuania has decided that the data of the users published through the Facebook social network may be used for assessing creditworthiness of those users. Read more…

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07
2016

FORT Vilnius has expressed its commitment to invest into lawyers

On 13, 07 2016 | No Comments | In Uncategorized | By Law Office FORT

Acknowledging the expectations and interest of the new generation, FORT Vilnius committed to invest time and efforts into coaching their lawyers by strengthening their skills and abilities.

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07
2016

Public procurement expert has joined FORT Vilnius

On 11, 07 2016 | No Comments | In Uncategorized | By Law Office FORT

FORT Vilnius is expanding the range of its services and strengthening its competence in the field of public procurement. The public procurement expert attorney at law Mantas Meizeraitis has joined FORT Vilnius.  Mantas is practicing law since 2008.

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06
2016

FORT has advised EfTEN Real Estate Fund III in its acquisition of the DSV logistic centres in the Baltics

On 30, 06 2016 | No Comments | In Uncategorized | By Law Office FORT

All the Baltic offices of FORT have advised EfTEN Capital’s investment fund EfTEN Real Estate Fund III AS in its latest acquisition of three logistics centres in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, owned and occupied by group companies of DSV, one of the largest logistics groups in the world.

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05
2016

FORT team has formed the new precedent in Lithuania and has successfully defended the interests of the client regarding illegal copying and distributing of the firmware

On 18, 05 2016 | No Comments | In Uncategorized | By Law Office FORT

The protection of firmware by means of copyrights has been clearly established in Lithuania for the first time. The firmware is the main component of all smart devices. The firmware is invisible to the consumer, however, it ensures the main functions of the devices, for instance, accepting and transmitting the radio signals in the mobile phone or the ability to install the operating system in the device.

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05
2016

During year 2015 FORT Vilnius has assisted in general corporate projects with an aggregate capitalisation value close to EUR 50 million

On 05, 05 2016 | No Comments | In Uncategorized | By Law Office FORT

During the year 2015 FORT Vilnius has assisted in more than 20 restructuring / general corporate projects (mergers / demergers, capital increases / decreases, share buy-backs / share redemptions, etc.) with an aggregate capitalisation value close to EUR 50 million.

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