Major Assignments - IT & Telecoms

Representing Viasat in a precedent-setting copyright dispute

TRINITI represented Viasat, a global satellite operator in a civil case, where the Estonian Authors’ Union (EAÜ) presented claims against Viasat to refrain from providing the signal of 42 different television programmes (incl. ETV, ETV2, Kanal 2, TV3, TV6 and Kanal 11) to end consumers without obtaining prior permission (license) from the EAÜ. Read more

The acquisition of Microlink, a leading Baltic IT company

A TRINITI partner advised Latvia’s incumbent telco operator Lattelecom Group on the acquisition of Microlink, a leading Baltic IT company. The transaction involved all three Baltic incumbent telco operators that divided Microlink’s operations by country. The legal advice included transaction structuring, negotiations and stakeholder management

Advising Lattelecom Group on an MBO deal

TRINITI partner advised Latvia’s incumbent telco operator Lattelecom Group management and shareholders on a contemplated Management Buy-Out deal. One of the world’s largest private equity firms “Blackstone Group” was selected as the lead financial investor to finance the 500 M USD transaction. The legal services included full support of vendor due diligence, transaction and corporate structuring as well as negotiations and stakeholder management

Proact Estonia acquired Elion’s IT infrastructure undertaking

TRINITI advised Proact Estonia AS, Estonian subsidiary of the Nasdaq OMX Stockholm listed Proact IT Group AB, in connection with its acquisition of an IT infrastructure undertaking from Elion Ettevõtted AS, leading Estonian telecommunications company within the TeliaSonera group. Read more

Advice to leading Estonian web domain provider

TRINITI provides regular legal assistance to Zone Media Ltd, the leading Estonian web domain provider. We recently advised the shareholders of Zone Media in the negotiation and signing of their Shareholders Agreement and amendment of their Articles of Association

Advising the Estonian Government on the Sale of Levira

TRINITI advised the Estonian government in the international tender process for the contemplated sale of all shares of AS Levira, a leading regional provider of terrestrial broadcasting and telecom services, owner and operator of the largest broadcasting infrastructure in Estonia, including the Tallinn Television Tower

Acquisition of a B2B telecom network

TRINITI lawyers represented a pan-Baltic telecommunications company, in the acquisition of a broadband telecommunication network from Microlink Eesti AS, an Estonian telecom group company