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December 6, 2021
Marius Matiukas joins law firm ADON Legal as Partner

Marius Matiukas, lawyer, finance and company law expert as well as lecturer becomes a partner of law firm ADON Legal.

April 11, 2021
Donatas Šliora appointed to the Committee for Prevention of Money Laundering of the Lithuanian Bar Association

Donatas Šliora, CAMS of ADON legal was appointed as a member of the Committee for Prevention of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing of the Lithuanian Bar Association.

December 27, 2020
Chambers & Partners ranked ADON legal and Donatas Šliora among the best in FinTech Legal in Lithuania

In the latest rankings, Chambers & Partners recognized ADON legal team and its managing partner Donatas Šliora among the leaders in FinTech Legal in Lithuania.

October 14, 2020
New Rules for Crowdfunding in Europe

On 5 October 2020 the European Parliament approved new rules that will enable crowdfunding platforms to easily provide services across the single market. Crowdfunding platforms operating across EU countries will have to comply with a single set of rules – 2018/0048(COD) (Regulation).

May 29, 2020
Guidelines for banks on opening accounts for e-money and payment institutions

The latest position of the Bank of Lithuania deals with a topical issue – difficulties for e-money and payment institutions to open accounts in banks. The problem that the Bank of Lithuania seeks to tackle is not unique to Lithuania; nonetheless, an active stance from local supervisory authorities is not common amongst EU member states.

May 20, 2020
Experts of ADON legal share insights on D&O Liability Insurance with insurance brokers

ADON legal‘s partner Donatas Šliora shared insights with more than 450 insurance brokers on how to choose an adequate D&O Liability Insurance in a live webinar organized by Baltic Underwriting Agency, AB (BUNDA) and Chamber of Insurance Brokers.

April 15, 2020
Ranked among leading firms in FINTECH by Legal500

Legal 500, an independent and widely used legal directory has ranked ADON legal among the leading law firms in FINTECH area in Lithuania. Legal 500 notes that the law firm’s legal practice is “unique in the market”, and that the law firm handles the licensing of financial institutions, regulatory advice and the introduction of new financial products and services.

January 31, 2020
Bright Future for Crowdfunding in Europe

The European Parliament has reached a political agreement with the Council of the European Union and the Commission of the European Union regarding the set of legislation relating to crowdfunding activities. Such legislation includes the proposed Regulation (EU) 2018/0048(COD) on European crowdfunding service providers for business and the relevant amendments to MiFID II.

December 2, 2019
EBA Guidelines on ICT and Security Risk Management

European Banking Authority has published guidelines on ICT and security risk management (the Guidelines) addressed to financial institutions – credit institutions, payment service providers, and investment firms.