An almost two-year-long offensive by Mindaugas Marcinkevičius against persons and companies related to the VP Group still results in nothing – on 23 May, Vilnius County Court dismissed M. Marcinkevičius’ civil claim regarding alleged damage in excess of EUR 40 million caused to UAB Leksita.Read full article
Recently, online fraudsters have illegally used the name and pictures of Nerijus Numavičius, shareholder of Vilniaus prekyba and its affiliated companies. Seeking for gullible people, they have spread false information and fake quotes which have nothing in common with Nerijus Numavičius on the Internet, especially on Facebook.
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We dissociate ourselves from this false information which could cause actual damage to the people who have believed it. We have taken all the necessary measures to remove false information from the Internet.
Accusations made by Mindaugas Marcinkevičius regarding the legality of the reorganisation of Maxima real estate in Estonia were groundless according to the Office of the Prosecutor General of Estonia, which terminated the pre-trial investigation started on the basis of data provided by M. Marcinkevičius as it did not find any signs of criminal activity.Read full article
Prosecutors have announced that they are discontinuing an investigation into alleged tax evasion by shareholders of VP Group, one of the biggest companies in Lithuania that owns several shopping malls and the Maxima supermarket chain.Read full article
Diana Dominienė, one of the top managers at Vilniaus prekyba and its affiliated companies, sits for an interview with the Verslo žinios (the Lithuanian Business News), a leading business media outlet in Lithuania.
Mrs. Dominienė explains a complex structure of the largest business group in the Baltics, responds to tax evasion accusations and gives the true reasons behind disinformation campaign launched by a minority shareholder.Read full article
Break up of VP. Other shareholders joined the lawsuit against M. Marcinkevičius
Shareholders of Vilniaus prekyba and its affiliated companies Nerijus Numavičius, Vladas Numavičius, Ignas Staškevičius and Mindaugas Bagdonavičius joined a defamation lawsuit against minority shareholder Mindaugas Marcinkevičius, informs Delfi, the largest news portal in Lithuania.
Nerijus Numavičius’ attorney: seizure of VP Group shares – an attempt to get a ‘tranquillity fee’
Temporary freeze of assets owned by Mr. Numavičius initiated by Mr. Marcinkevičius but later withdrawn by the court is interpreted as an attempt to receive a ‘tranquillity fee’, i.e. a desired sum of money for leaving the business group.
A new turn in the VP Group: Ž. Marcinkevičius sold his shares
Second largest shareholder in the business group Žilvinas Marcinkevičius has sold his shares. Žilvinas Marcinkevičius, who had less than 15 percent stake in the business group, decided to leave the largest business group in the Baltics.Read full article