Fort has advised the Eika Real Estate Fund on its entrance into an agreement with Tamro UAB to develop a built-to-suit type logistics and business center and its lease in the Kaunas district of Lithuania. Walless advised Tamro on the deal.
Orrick, working with the Lithuanian office of Cobalt, has advised Interactio, a Lithuania-based remote interpretation platform, on its recent USD 30 million Series A funding round, which was co-led by Eight Roads Ventures and Storm Ventures included Notion Capital and Practica Capital and angel investors such as Jaan Tallinn, the co-founder of Skype, and Young Sohn, ex-chief strategy officer of Samsung. Withersworldwide advised the investors.
Vasil Kisil and Partners has successfully represented commercial audio content provider PressCom and its clients Testi Food (which operates the KFC restaurants chain) and Bastet Fem (which operates the Pesto Cafe chain) in a lawsuit brought against them by the Ukrainian League of Copyright and Related Rights for lost profits allegedly arising from their use of PressCom sourced music in their restaurants.
Dentons has advised a syndicate of four banks headquartered in Prague – Komercni Banka, Ceska Sporitelna, Ceskoslovenska Obchodni Banka, and UniCredit Bank Czech Republic and Slovakia – on the financing of DEK’s acquisition of Best, including the refinancing of the Best group. Financial details were not disclosed.
Maier, Ciucur & Asociatii has successfully represented health and fitness operator Smartfit Timisoara in its challenge to the Romanian Government's mandatory shutdown of gyms and fitness centers in communities with a fourteen-day COVID-19 tally above four in one thousand. The decision on behalf of Smartfit was issued by the Timisoara Court of Appeals, and the case is expected to go before the High Court of Cassation and Justice for a final solution.