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PwC Legal has advised IBSA Group on the acquisition of its long-term distributor on the Czech market, IBI spol. s r.o. IBI was advised by Solo Practitioners Violeta Jirackova and Rostislav Zak.

Read more: PwC Legal Advises Switzerland's IBSA on Acquisition of Czech Distributor

Ellex Valiunas has advised Edenred SA on its acquisition of a 60% stake in Lithuania's EBV Finance. The acquisition also included EBV Finance subsidiaries in Bulgaria, Poland, Romania, Spain and Estonia. Penkov Markov & Partners advised Edenred in Bulgaria, as did Wardynski & Partners in Poland, Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen in Romania, and Uria Menendez in Spain.

Read more: Ellex Valiunas, Wardynski & Partners and NNDKP Advise Edenred on Acquisition of Majority Stake in...

We will start the overview of the transport and logistics sector in Lithuania by showing the key figures of carriage of goods performed by Lithuanian carriers. The amount of goods carried by all means of transport in Q1 and Q2 of 2019 was 35,025 billion tonne-kilometres – over 16% more than over the same period in 2018, when the amount was 30,175 billion tonne-kilometres.

Read more: Transport & Logistics Overview of Lithuania in 2019

Sorainen has advised Baltic Mill on its third bond issuance and the bonds' listing on Nasdaq Baltic First North, an alternative bond market managed by Nasdaq Vilnius. Sorainen also advised arranger Siauliu Bankas on the deal.

Read more: Sorainen Advises Baltic Mill on Third Bond Issuance and Listing on Nasdaq First North

Motieka & Audzevicius has advised Avia Solutions Group on the acquisition of Bluebird Nordic, a cargo airline headquartered in Iceland. Bluebird Nordic was reportedly advised by Iceland's BBA//Fjeldco law firm.

Read more: Motieka & Audzevicius Advises Avia Solutions Group on Acquisition of Bluebird Nordic

Motieka & Audzevicius has advised MyFitness, a sports and fitness club operator, on the acquisition of Lithuania-based Gym Plius. Ellex Valiunas advised the unidentified sellers on the deal.

Read more: Motieka & Audzevicius and Ellex Valiunas Advise on MyFitness' Acquisition of Gym Plius

Derling Primus has helped NBC Security, Inc. establish UAB Baltic Defense Industries, which will manufacture military and defense products in Lithuania for global defense and law enforcement agencies.

Read more: Derling Primus Helps NBC Security Establish Baltic Defense Industries in Lithuania

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COBALT is closely integrated alliance of top-tier law offices in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Belarus, making us one of the largest law firms in the Baltic market. 

COBALT is a trusted partner for daily matters and complex large-scale transactions and disputes. The firm’s broad spectrum of expertise and established position as the market leader give a comprehensive basis for providing advice on special areas of business law.

We advise top international and regional businesses, financial institutions, state and local governments, and the region’s most promising start-ups. We offer leading-edge solutions in key industry sectors: Consumer Products, Trade & Distribution, Real Estate & Construction, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Energy & Utilities, Communications, Media & Technologies, Financial Services, Transport & Logistics.

COBALT has been named Baltic Law Firm of the Year 6 times. We were recognized as the Most Innovative Law Firm of the Year 2019 in the Baltics at the IFLR European Awards in London. COBALT also won CEE Legal Matters Deal of the Year Award for Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, as well as the overall Baltic Deal of the Year, at the 2019 CEE Legal Matters Awards. We have received multiple awards from the Chambers Europe, IFLR, The Lawyer and Mergermarket and we are regularly listed amongst the top performing M&A legal advisors in the Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters and Mergermarket deal tables

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