In cooperation with the German-Baltic and Swedish Chambers of Commerce seminar-presentation "Competition Law - Prohibitive Arrangements (Cartels)" was held by the associate lawyer Džiuginta Kalvelienė.
Associate lawyer Džiuginta Kalvelienė accompanied with a group of German businessmen participated in the business trip to Saint Petersburg organised by the German-Baltic Chamber of Commerce in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania. German Chamber of Commerce in Russia (Saint Petersburg), various German companies were visited during the trip.
On 15 September 2008 associate lawyer Audrius Biguzas has successfully entered PhD studies at Business Law Department of Mykolas Romeris University. During his PhD studies he will deepen his knowledge into sports contracts and their implementation practice.
Associate Akvilė Bosaitė has successfully completed her LL.M. program in Business, Corporate and Maritime Law (specialisation Corporate Law) at Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands. At GLIMSTEDT, Akvilė Bosaitė will continue advising on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and other issues.
Associate lawyer Audrius Biguzas has joined the Law firm. He has acquired Master of Law diploma at Mykolas Romeris university, where he has studied business law specialization. He has previously worked at Law firm "Eversheds Saladžius".
This year, Awards for the Best Master's Thesis done and defended on the subject of Business Law have been handed out by "Bernotas & Dominas GLIMSTEDT" as a result of the ongoing cooperation between the Law Firm and the Law Faculty of Vilnius University.
Associate lawyer Andrius Ivanauskas' master thesis Lost Opportunity Damages in Precontractual Relations was nominated among the four best master theses in the field of private law of the University of Amsterdam in the academic year 2006-2007.
The Law Firm "Bernotas & Dominas GLIMSTEDT" has become a certified adviser on the alternative market First North Baltic in Lithuania, as announced and approved by Decision of the Board of the Vilnius Stock Exchange on 28 April 2008.
As Ericsson Racing Team (ERT) enters Volvo Ocean Race, GLIMSTEDT has become an official supplier. The race starts in Alicante, October 2008, and it ends in St Petersburg, June 2009.
In the 2008 publication Which Lawyer?, the British company Practical Law Company (PLC) ranked the law firm "Bernotas & Dominas GLIMSTEDT" as the most recommended law firm in Lithuania. This firm was recognised as leading in the fields of companies, mergers and acquisitions, and dispute settlement, and was highly recommended in the fields of banks and finance, competition, and commercial real estate law.
Elijus Burgis became the seventh partner of the firm. Paulius Markovas and Paulius Gruodis were upgraded to associated partners and Gintarė Rumšienė joined the firm as a lawyer.