Media and advertising

Law firm ECOVIS ProventusLaw offers advice on issues of public communication, which are often perceived by clients as media and advertising law. This is one of the key practice areas of our law firm marked by significant achievements and high profile cases which have contributed to the development of the case law of Lithuanian courts.

The main tasks dealt with by the media and advertising law experts of ECOVIS ProventusLaw are the assessment of legality of advertising, admissibility of comparative advertising as well as the assessment of compliance of advertising with the requirements of the Law on the Prohibition of Unfair Business-to-Consumer Commercial Practices and representation of interests of clients in market surveillance authorities. Where certain issues span multiple jurisdictions, we offer the assistance of our partners from the ECOVIS network operating in over 60 countries worldwide.

The experience by ECOVIS ProventusLaw include:

ECOVIS ProventusLaw advises clients on issues of advertising law and legality of advertising, in entering into contracts for production and broadcasting of advertising and in assessing the compliance of advertising products with applicable legal requirements.
Misleading or unauthorised advertising
ECOVIS ProventusLaw draws up claims regarding the illegality of advertising, unauthorised comparative advertising and unfair commercial practices. Our lawyers also represent clients in public authorities including the Competition Council and the Consumer Rights Protection Authority, investigating the compliance of advertising with applicable legal requirements and in courts defending the interests of clients in cases concerning illegal and misleading advertising.
Media law and corrective statements
The lawyers of ECOVIS ProventusLaw advise on issues of conformity of information published with legal requirements and on issues of public relations campaigns planned. The team of our lawyers represents the interests of clients in the Office of the Inspector of Journalist Ethics and in other respective authorities and, if required, defends the reputation of our clients in courts.

Contact us:

Inga Karulaitytė-Kvainauskienė

karulaityte_ingaPartner, Attorney at Law
+370 5 212 40 84
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