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.
Major Assignments - Agriculture
TRINITI advised the shareholders organizing sale of 100% of the shares in Torma Põllumajandusosaühing, a major milk producer located in Central Estonia with the absolute best cattle genetics and highest milk production per cow in Estonia. The assignment included the whole sales process from the decision of the sellers till receipt of the purchase price – organizing the tender, finding potential investors, support with audits, preparation and negotiation of agreements as well as successfully closing the transaction
TRINITI advised the cooperative of farmers of Jõgeva County in the sale process of all of the memberships in cooperative Vooremaa Piim. The cooperative included two major milk producers acquired by the farmers during previous joint activities located in Western Estonia with total of 1000 dairy cows and 2 500 hectaries of land. The assignment included organizing the tender, finding potential investors, support with audits, preparation and negotiation of agreements as well as closing the transaction
TRINITI led the sale process of 100% of the shares in Õnne Dairy Farm, a major milk producer located in Central Estonia with one of the most modern production facilities with capacity for over 700 dairy cows. The assignment included organizing the tender, finding potential investors, support with audits, preparation and negotiation of agreements as well as closing the transaction.
TRINITI consults the Lithuanian association of grain growers, private farmers and agricultural companies
TRINITI assists the largest private farm (more than 2,000 hectares) in eastern Lithuania on day to day issues
TRINITI advised one of Germany’s largest agricultural companies KTG Agrar AG on the acquisition of land in Lithuania for agricultural purposes
Our M&A team advised the majority shareholder of the Estonian dairy farm OÜ Põlva Agro, internationally praised for its efficiency and innovation, in connection with the sale of its shareholding to the Agrowill Group, a leading Lithuanian agriculture group listed on the OMX Vilnius stock exchange
TRINITI advised more than 200 shareholders of Selja dairy farm selling their shares to one of the largest farmers associations in Estonia. The assignment included conducting a tender, negotiations with the tenderers, drafting agreements and merger control. Our experience in finding mutual interests and solving differences between shareholders guaranteed the successful closure of this transaction