Publications

2019

2'22

Court dropped all charges against Chamber of Notaries and reminded competition supervisors of law primer

The Vilnius Regional Administrative Court on 19 February upheld a claim by the Lithuanian Chamber of Notaries and members of its Presidium in full, annulling an earlier judgement by the Competition Council, which had found the Chamber and its Presidium members guilty of a breach of competition law and had imposed penalties. The panel of […]

Source: notarurumai.lt

2018

4'12

Residents are not using the faster and more effective method to claim debts, the Lithuanian Chamber of Notaries says

In spite of thousands of claims of non-fulfilment of monetary obligations reaching Lithuanian courts, residents and legal entities are not using the simplified legal opportunity to claim debts through a notary. Society seems to avoid taking advantage of the legal opportunity, which came into effect two years ago, to turn to the notary for non-fulfilled […]

Source: bns.lt

2018

2'14

Vytautas Nekrošius: notaries paying „kick-backs” shall be fired

“Kick-backs” paid by notaries to real estate (RE) developers and brokers in return to clients is an established practice in Lithuania. The notarial self-governance authority hired mystery shoppers in order to uncover such practices, then summoned wrongdoers to explain their behaviour, but illegal agreements are common. According to Professor of the Faculty of Law at […]

Source: delfi.lt