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We are a law firm with a Nordic profile and a global mindset. Our lawyers advise on legal matters and work as problem solvers for clients, both nationally and internationally, from our five offices – in Aarhus, Copenhagen, Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius.

We give you direct advice in the form of effective solutions. We offer advice in more than 30 areas of expertise, and we currently think, speak and cooperate in more than 25 languages among our 200 employees. This makes us one of the strongest international law firms in the Nordic region.

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NJORD Estonia: Limitation periods for claims recognised by an enforcement instrument will change

Until today, Estonian laws have sought to keep limitation periods as uniform as possible. In this context, the regulation in force since 2011 provides that the limitation period for a claim recognised by a court judgment that has entered into force or for a claim that arises from a settlement approved by a court or from another enforcement instrument is ten years as of entry into force of the court judgment or issue of another enforcement instrument.

NJORD Estonia: Construction standard may determine the outcome of a dispute

Despite the fact that the volume of construction work has grown rapidly in recent years, disputes concerning the construction quality of buildings continue to be topical. Not rare are the cases where a person who has bought a home or a commercial space finds some constructional peculiarity or a building-related problem only after they have moved in. A separate issue concerns whether such a peculiarity or problem can be regarded as a non-compliance with the quality requirements of the building, or, in other words, as a defect that could serve as a basis for filing claims against the seller.

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