Mari Anne Valberg

Mari Anne Valberg

Associate
Tallinn, Estonia

Associate Mari Anne Valberg advises clients on issues related to the food industry and marketing, consumer protection and product safety, and advertising of different products and services. Mari Anne also assists gambling operators who are based on various business models in both applying for activity licences and organising their current activities. You may also contact Mari Anne in other issues concerning administrative proceedings and European Union law, but also in issues regarding employment law.

  • About

    Mari Anne Valberg is a specialist who has advised international and local businesses of different sizes on various regulatory topics and, thus, you may contact Mari Anne with issues concerning various sector-specific regulations.

    Mari Anne is especially focused on advising businesses operating in the food sector. As a result, Mari Anne has assisted businesses in commencing operations, communicating with supervisory authorities and in issues related to the handling, processing, and advertising of foodstuffs. Mari Anne is also competent in advising enterprises operating in other business fields on topics concerning consumer protection and product safety, also advertising of products and services. For example, Mari Anne has prepared legal opinions regarding planned tobacco, alcohol, finance and cosmetics ads and assisted international and local clients in complying with the requirements of product safety and labelling, but also in issues concerning waste handling.

    In addition, Mari Anne advises businesses operating in the gambling sector. Mari Anne has participated in many international projects concerning analyses preceding the development of new products, commencement of activities in Estonia and has participated in several transactions related to the field.

    Mari Anne has considerable experience in employment law as well. Mari Anne has often advised clients on issues concerning the contractualisation of employment relationships and carrying out collective lay-offs. Mari Anne has also successfully represented clients of various profiles both in court and in entering into extrajudicial agreements.

  • Major Projects
    • 24.11.2020

      We are advising a US Nasdaq listed leading business-to-business supplier of internet gaming software-as-a-service solutions Gan Limited on acquisition of online gaming platform Coolbet

      TGS Baltic are advising Gan Limited on all Estonian law aspects, from conducting legal due diligence and advising on regulatory matters to assisting the client in the finalisation of the transaction documents.

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    • 15.06.2020

      TGS Baltic advises Fujitsu Estonia on a daily basis

      We advise Fujitsu Estonia on a daily basis on different IT-related contractual, intellectual property and data protection matters.

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    • 10.06.2020

      TGS Baltic successfully represented a client in the Supreme Court of Estonia

      We successfully represented a client in the Supreme Court of Estonia in connection with the fact that a company was refused registration on the grounds that the word “construction” in its name is protected as a trademark.

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  • CV

    Memberships

    2019
    Estonian Bar Association

    Professional career

    2019
    Associate, TGS Baltic
    2016-2019
    Lawyer, Associate, Law Firm LEVIN

    Education

    2020
    University of Tartu, MA (information technology law)
    2018
    University of Tartu, MA (law)
    2016
    University of Tartu, BA (social sciences)
  • Publications