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If you intend to sell your business – plan ahead

by Gints Vilgerts, Partner, M&A, Latvia

If you want to sell your business for the highest possible price, you need to do your homework. Usually the to-do list is clear, but the list may become longer after receiving the first comments from potential buyers and advisors....

VILGERTS Dispute Resolution team is expanding

by Jānis Kubilis, Head of Dispute Resolution, Latvia

Great News! We are very excited to announce that a new associate, Katrīna Eimane, has joined the VILGERTS Dispute Resolution team. Jānis Kubilis, Head of Dispute Resolution would like to sincerely congratulate Katrīna on joining our dynamic and growing team, and wish...

7 steps to successful trademark registration

by Kalīne Ozola, Associate, Latvia

FORBES Latvia | Opinion Piece Trademark registration checklist: everything you need to know Trademark registration is the easiest way to protect your intellectual property. However, registration process can become difficult if you don’t pay attention to basic rules while preparing...

The story about the cartel and the cunning Carmen

by Jūlija Jerņeva, Partner, Latvia

FORBES Latvia | Opinion Piece Once upon a time there was a fabulously wealthy man named Alphonsus who lived in the Kingdom of Latvia. His wealth consisted of two beautiful daughters and a 95% stake in JSC “LatPrece”. His eldest...

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Advising a leading retail chain in the Baltics on the EU competition aspects of a proposed joint purchasing agreement.

Assisted INVL Baltic Sea Growth Fund in acquiring controlling stake in Eco Baltia. VILGERTS team assisted in the whole process, including with legal due diligence, merger control, transaction advisory and negotiations.

Assistance to Easytrip B.V. in a legal action in Netherlands against SIA Kreiss. The court in Netherlands has passed a decision favourable to the client in late 2019, which is already being enforced in Latvia.

Providing legal assistance to one of the largest Latvian glass manufacturers in a cross-border dispute with Italian company regarding the delivered goods. On 26 June 2019 the court satisfied client’s request to ensure the claim by seizing the debtor’s financial means in Italy.