Dace Silava-Tomsone

Cobalt Legal (Riga)
Managing Partner

Dace Silava-Tomsone is Managing Partner at COBALT Law Offices. She is an expert of M&A and Competition Law and regularly advises clients on major M&A transactions and complex competition issues. Ms. Silava-Tomsone heads EU & Competition practice group of the firm. She holds LL.B and LL.M degrees from University of Latvia and LL.M. degree from College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of Law (Williamsburg, USA). She has been on internships with Carroll, Burdick & McDonough (San Francisco, CA) and LeClair, Ryan, Joynes, Epps & Framme (Richmond, VA), secondment with Pinsent Curtis (Leeds, UK), as well as worked as summer associate with McDermott, Will & Emery (Washington, DC).

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Articles

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Dace Silava-Tomsone, Ugis Zeltins The Latvian Competition Authority clears a merger in the roadworks sector subject to behavioural remedies relating to procurement and non-discrimination obligations (A.C.B. / 8 CBR)

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On 2nd June 2008, the Latvian Competition Council adopted a decision conditionally clearing the acquisition of control over AS 8 CBR (hereinafter “8 CBR”) by AS A.C.B. (hereinafter “A.C.B.”) notified on 21st December 2007. A.C.B. is a joint stock company active in construction and maintenance of (...)

Dace Silava-Tomsone, Ugis Zeltins The Latvian Competition Council cleared a merger in the sugar distribution market subject to behavioural remedies (Danisco Sugar and Jelgavas Cukurfabrika)

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The operation On 27 July 2007 the Competition Council received a Merger Notification submitted by Danisco Sugar AS (hereinafter - Danisco Sugar) and Jelgavas Cukurfabrika AS (hereinafter- Jelgavas Cukurfabrika) on a merger between Danisco Sugar and Jelgavas Cukurfabrika. Danisco Sugar would (...)

Dace Silava-Tomsone, Ugis Zeltins The Latvian Competition Authority clears a merger in the alcoholic beverages distribution sector subject to remedies including granting access to production and information (AV&D)

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The operation On 8 June 2007 the Competition Council received a merger notification from S.P.I. Worldwide Trade Limited (hereinafter - S.P.I.), AV&D SIA and Interlat SIA (hereinafter - the Notification) on a merger between S.P.I. and AV&D SIA and Interlat SIA. S.P.I. had a decisive (...)

Dace Silava-Tomsone, Iveta Mikelsone The Latvian Competition Council clears two mergers in the petrol and diesel retail market after a detailed assesment of relevant geographical market and dominance issues (Lukoil, Baltija-Grima, OS ipasumi)

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On 14 September 2007 the Latvian Competition Council (“Competition Council”) adopted two decisions in cases n° 1467/07/05/19 and 1468/07/05/20 clearing the mergers between SIA Lukoil Baltija R (“Lukoil”) and SIA Grima (“Grima”), and between Lukoil and SIA OS ipasumi (“OS ipasumi”). The filings (...)

Dace Silava-Tomsone, Ugis Zeltins The Latvian Competition Council cleared a merger in the retail of consumer goods subject with behavioural remedies (Maxima Latvija SIA/Kraslava D SIA)

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The operation On 16 May 2007 the Latvian Competition Council received a merger notification from Maxima Latvija SIA (Maxima), where the Competition Council is informed that Maxima intends to acquire assets of Kraslava D SIA located in Dagda, Latvia. (Preamble Paragraph 1) The market(s) The (...)

Dace Silava-Tomsone, Ugis Zeltins The Latvian Competition Council conditionally clears a merger in the telecommunications sector (Latvijas Mobilais Telefons SIA/ZetCOM SIA)

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The operation On 26 January 2007 the Latvian Competition Council received a merger notification from Latvijas Mobilais Telefons SIA (“LMT”) and ZetCOM SIA (“ZetCOM”). According to the above agreement LMT acquires 100% shares of ZetCOM. (Section 2) The market(s) The relevant product market was (...)

Dace Silava-Tomsone, Ugis Zeltins The Latvian Competition Council clears a merger in the markets for data transmission services and Internet access services subject to divestiture remedies (Lattelecom / Microlink Latvia)

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The operation On 30 May 2005 the Latvian Competition Council received from Lattelecom SIA a merger notification. In the merger notification Lattelecom SIA informed the Competition Council that on 16 May 2005 a Future Purchase Agreement was signed between Estonian company Elion Ettevotted AS, (...)

Dace Silava-Tomsone, Ugis Zeltins The Latvian Competition Council clears a merger in the market of provision of cable TV services subject to remedies, including not to apply its selective pricing system in certain conditions (Baltkom)

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The operation On 23 May 2005 the Latvian Competition Council received a merger notification from Baltkom TV SIA (Baltkom), where Baltkom informs the Competition Council of its intention to acquire certain assets - the electronic communications network (cable TV network) in Riga city (...)

Dace Silava-Tomsone, Ugis Zeltins The Latvian Competition Authority clears a merger in the telecommunications sector with remedies including granting of access to infrastructure (Telia Sonera)

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The operation On 7 June 2002 the Latvian Competition Council received a merger notification form Swedish company Telia Aktiebolag (plc) (Telia), about the merger of Telia and Finish company Sonera Corporation (Sonera). The merger was implemented by way of exchange of shares and resulted in (...)

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