Hide Search and Filters

News

Katrīne Pļaviņa has been appointed to the EU expert group

by Katrīne Pļaviņa, Senior Associate, Latvia

We are proud to announce that Katrīne Pļaviņa has been appointed as expert for the European Commission Stakeholder Expert Group on Public Procurement.    

Court repeals Latvian Competition Council’s record fine

by Debora Pāvila, Partner, Latvia

The Administrative Regional Court has repealed the Competition Council’s EUR 7.4 Mio fine on the distributors of VW cars represented by VILGERTS. This was the highest fine ever imposed by the Competition Council on one group of companies. In the...

The future of privacy: notes from #DCP18

by Katrīne Pļaviņa, Senior Associate, Latvia

In the near future we will have the choice to board an airplane in 15min if we agree on biometrical recognition through the airport and at the gate. We may also agree to buy tickets to big events based only...

Competition law private damages cases are becoming more predictable

by Jānis Sarāns, Associate, Latvia

The Court of Justice of the European Union facilitates the process of bringing claims for damages in cases of infringements of competition law. The judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union (hereinafter – “CJEU”) of 24 October...

Related Experience

Successfully defending previous management board member in a litigation against one of the largest Latvian transport building factories. The claim for recovery of losses was brought due to company’s tax debt penalty EUR 0.13 Mio that was imposed for the period while the client held a position in company’s management board.

Providing legal assistance to Estonian company with enforcement of Estonian court’s decision of EUR 1.2 Mio debt recovery. On 7 June 2018 the district court satisfied client’s request and adopted a decision to enforce the Estonian court’s decision in Latvia.

Providing legal assistance to a real estate investment fund in an ongoing litigation against one of the subcontractors for violations in design and construction process which afterwards caused partial collapse of shopping mall’s ceiling. The amount of claim EUR 8.5 Mio.

Representing one of the largest Latvian construction companies in an ongoing litigation against Airport of Riga regarding the failure to pay for construction works. The amount of claim is EUR 0.5 Mio.

Instagram