We successfully represented a client in voiding a gratuitous contract worth millions. All courts agreed with our arguments that an intra-family gratuitous contract can be successfully voided. The courts also agreed that publicly denying the contract, filing baseless complaints and taking family disputes into the media all together give cause to void the contract. Our client was represented by attorney Villu Otsmann and lawyer Martin Järve of TRINITI.
TRINITI provided legal advice to NE International GmbH, a full-service provider for commercial solar systems, fire protection and decontamination services in the Europe, on implementation of a wind and solar power plant project in Lithuania, subsidized by the EU funds. TRINITI lawyers assist the client on various legal issues related to construction process, funding and represents the client’s interests in court on connected legal dispute with designer of construction works, one of the largest company in projecting electricity objects in Lithuania.
TRINITI team provides legal assistance to ELEKTRUM LIETUVA, a modern customer – orientated power company, on various legal issues related to the supply of electricity. TRINITI lawyers assisted the client in drafting and correcting the standard agreements on electricity supply to be used in the client’s activities, agreements on solar plants purchase and installation, provided legal advice on Lithuanian legal acts on electricity supply, construction, protection of the consumers and other services.
TRINITI represented a group of Lithuanian parliament members in the Lithuanian Constitutional Court investigating whether the provisions of the Law on Energy of the Republic of Lithuania is not in conflict with the Constitution.
TRINITI team advised a group of the Lithuanian parliament members on legal issues and represented them in the Lithuanian Constitutional Court investigating the procedure and terms for the extension of the provisions of the Law on Energy of the Republic of Lithuania regulating the expiry of the permits issued for the development of electricity generating capacities from renewable energy sources.
The legal matter was of significant importance to Lithuanian legal environment in the energy field, as by the decision of the Constitutional Court, adopted on 21 December 2018 the limitation, established in the Law on Electricity on extending the time limit of the validity of an authorization to develop the capacity of electricity generation from renewable energy sources declared unconstitutional.
Attorneys of TRINITI have advised on matters concerning anti-money laundering compliance, including companies from different sectors (from accounting providers and real estate agencies to creditors and banks). We have helped our clients to assess money laundering risks in their entities and determine risk appetite, as well as establish rules of procedure and internal control. We have consulted and represented companies also in supervisory proceedings of Financial Intelligence Unit.
Karmen Turk, Katri Tomson and Maarja Pild, lawyers in the TRINITI Law Firm, represented their client in the European Union’s first ICO case. In the case regarding Santiment ICO (Bloomberg in the crypto world), the parties reached a mutually acceptable compromise. In the event of a dispute, whether and how can the other party be required to transfer the crypto assets (tokens), whether a default interest can be charged for delay (if no money is involved), and what are the bailiff’s tools for enforcing a judgment rendered in a crypto asset dispute – those were some of the topics hotly debated.
TRINITI’s lawyers have also discussed the risks and disputes related to crypto assets and ICOs in the Äripäev Radio broadcast “TRINITI eetris” (TRINITI On Air).
Triniti advised RAFAKO S. A., a leader on the Polish power generation equipment market and the biggest boiler producer in Europe, as well as a leader within the field of flue gas desulfurization plants based on wet lime and semi-dry methods, on construction of a new combined heat and power plant in Vilnius.
TRINITI lawyers advise the Client on a daily basis with regards to the construction works. A new heat and power plant will consist of two CHP units: a waste burning unit and a biofuel burning unit. The biofuel burning equipment will be installed by Polish energy object builder Rafako for 149.65 million euros.
TRINITI lawyers represent Lithuanian grain growers whose harvest has been severely affected by drought in a number of civil disputes with a grain purchaser, the largest company in the Lithuanian agricultural industry, on outstanding contracts. The cases are of significant importance, as they are creating a case law on the conditions for relief from civil liability due to force majeure.
TRINITI IP team advised and consulted a client on protection of the client’s trademark in China where the client’s trademark was illegally taken by the agent. The strategy prepared by TRINITI IP team and the steps taken should help the Client to get back the trademark from the agent.
TRINITI successfully represented an automotive industry client in the judicial proceedings concerning the unlawful use of the client’s worldwide known trademarks on cups that were sold on eBay.