TRINITI Estonia, in association with Norton Rose Fulbright, advised BayWa r.e. Energy Ventures on its investment into Estonian solar power-generating roofing technology start-up Roofit.solar. BayWa r.e. was the lead investor in the €6.4M Series A investment round, the proceeds of which will be mainly used to boost the company’s export and production capacity and to develop new products. Led by partner Ergo Blumfeldt (Mergers & Acquisitions / Private Equity) TRINITI’s Tallinn-based team included associate Peeter P. Mõtsküla (IP/IT).
TRINITI advised an Isle of Man company with the sale of a Hawker 850XP Business Jet to Fort Aero AS, an Estonian air operator specialising in the provision of charter flight services and management of corporate jet fleet. The transaction involved registration of the aircraft in Estonia, setting up a security structure using the aircraft as security for the payment of the sales price and agreement of terms and conditions for provision of chartered flight services to the seller with Fort Aero’s fleet of aircraft. TRINITI senior associate Sten Veidebaum and partner Tõnis Tamme were advising the client.
Seven Bombardier CRJ900-type aircraft owned by Transpordi Varahaldus OÜ (TVH) are now fully financed by LHV Bank, while Estonia’s national airline Nordica continues as their lessee. Government-owned TVH refinanced its previously issued bonds with a 23 million euro loan from an Estonian LHV Bank. TRINITI attorneys Ergo Blumfeldt, Ain Kalme, Tõnis Tamme ja Sten Veidebaum were advising TVH in drafting the legal documentation of the transaction and related negotiations, necessary changes in the civil aircraft registry, amendment of the existing aircraft lease agreements as well as in other legal documentation. Read more
TRINITI advised majority shareholder and long-term manager Tõnu Rahula selling majority shares in Raikküla Farmer OÜ. The assignment included organizing the whole sales process including organizing the tender, finding potential investors, support with audits, preparation and negotiation of agreements. At the end of the process the shares of the majority shareholder were acquired by one of the minority shareholders and a grain grower in the area, Metetra OÜ. Raikküla Farmer is among the largest agriculture companies in Estonia having a cattle of more than 2 400 bovines in very modern facilities, using more than 3 000 hectars of land, half of which is owned. Raikküla Farmer sells a little less than 10 000 tons of milk per year. The transaction also included Raikküla pig farm.
For more than 10 years, TRINITI Estonia has advised Apranga Group companies in various commercial & corporate law matters, including establishment of subsidiaries, change of share capital, amendment of articles of assocation, change of management board. Read more
TechX Technologies Inc. (OTC: TECXF) entered into a share purchase agreement to acquire a 100% interest in Mobilum OÜ for C$16,000,000. TRINITI’s team consisting of Ergo Blumfeldt, Ain Kalme, Sten Veidebaum and Peeter Mõtsküla advised TechX Technologies Inc. in Estonian local law matters for the share purchase agreement and in conducting a legal due diligence. Read more
TRINITI JUREX intellectual property team consulted the client on conclusion of a license agreement with Universal Studios Limited. The agreement enables the client to use the intellectual property objects of Universal Studios Limited in its business activities.
The professionals of TRINITI JUREX intellectual property practice group consulted the client on the possible breach of technology patent in the USA, cooperated with colleagues in the USA and provided a legal opinion as well as a comparative analysis of the product and patent.
TRINITI JUREX intellectual property team consulted the client on repackaging of a pharmacy product and the prohibition to use a trademark belonging to another person in the European union market.
All 3 offices in Baltic states joint forces in providing legal advice to multinational electronics company on compliance to GDPR of the newly planned B2C support service, based on video and audio recording.
TRINITI JUREX lawyers advised one of the biggest a multi-level marketing company that sells beauty and personal care products on legal issues of e-marketing process and other data protection issues.