News

December 2010

Partner Arturs Spigulis and lawyer Sandra Bikauniece successfully in court argue to revoke the 19 November 2009 decision of the Board of the Freeport of Riga to change its pricing structure regarding tariffs for togboat services in the Freeport of Riga which would have negatively impacted the client.

December 01, 2010

November 2010

Spigulis & Kukainis represents successfully represents in court a real estate company in a dispute with a car dealear regarding delinquent property lease payments in excess of EUR 300,000. The court agrees with the arguments presented by Spigulis and Kukainis and orders the tenant to pay the delinquent amounts plus penalties.

November 01, 2010

October 2010

Spigulis & Kukainis represents a large port terminal in a dispute regarding the terms and stipulation regardin railway access to said terminal, for which a case was filed with the Latvian Competition Council regarding abuse of dominant position.

October 01, 2010

September 2010

Spigulis & Kukainis lead by lawyer Sandra Bikauniece represented a group of software programmers from India, employed by a large (35,000+ employees) Indian software company before the Latvian Office ofCitizenship and Migratory Affairs regardin residence permits for said employees for a joint projectwithLatvia’slargesttelecommunicationscompany Lattelecom.

September 01, 2010

August 2010

Arturs Spigulis represents a company engaged in electricity producion and sale before the Latvian Public Services Regulation Commission with regard to receipt of a liscense to sell electricity in the Republic of Lativa.

August 01, 2010

July 2010

Spigulis and Kukainis represents clients before the Latvian Competition regarding collection of damages caused by the state owned company.The amount in dispute exceeds EUR 2 million.

July 01, 2010

June 2010

Spigulis & Kukainis successfully defended the interests of a company providing waste and sewage water collection and treatment in the Freeport of Riga in a complicated matter in Administrative court.

June 01, 2010

May 2010

Lawyer Sandra Bikauniece successfully represents a United States citizen regarding renewal of property rights to both the building and the land under the building, for a case that lay dormant for more than 15 years.

May 01, 2010

April 2010

Spigulis & Kukainis lawyer Sandra Bikauniece represents the University of Latvia at the 17th annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court in Vienna, Austria, which is attended by 251 university teams from 62 countries.

April 01, 2010

February 2010

Partner Arturs Spigulis represents a port terminal in a dispute with a shareholder regarding the validity of the terms of a loan agreement and the legality of the agreement as a whole. The amount in dispute exceeded EUR 12 million.

February 01, 2010