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BARTKUS GINTAUTAS, Assoc. Professor of Practice

Fields of Expertise

Company Law, European Union Law, International Trade Law, Legal Persons, Corporate Governance, Securities and Financial Law

Selected Projects

  • International study “Protection of minority shareholders”, European Commission, 2017-2018, the supervisor and co-author (expert of law)
  • European Trade Union Institute (ETUI), Maastricht University, Corporate Mobility in the European Union project, advisory board member, 2017
  • Company Law Forum (MRU), member, 2016
  • Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance (BICG), Company Law drafting group, member, 2016
  • International study “Insurance contract law”, European Commission, 2015-2016, the supervisor and co-author (expert of law)
  • European Commission, Informal Company Law Expert Group (ICLEG), member, 2014-2018
  • Applied research “Effect of the draft directive of the European Parliament and the European Commission regarding gender equality among independent members of Boards of companies, shares of which are traded on regulated markets, on current regulation and impact study”, 2013, co-author (expert of law)
  • European Model Business Company Act (EMCA) drafting group, member, 2012
  • International research “Legal possibilities of establishing liability of a company group for financial situation (solvency) of each group company and its application efficiency in the context of prevention of fraudulent bankruptcies”, 2012, the supervisor and co-author (expert of law)
  • Working group on drafting the concept of the Law on Small Partnerships, Chairman, 2011-2012
  • Draft resolution of the Government of the Republic of Lithuania on the principles of Licensing, law drafter, 2011-2012
  • Applied research “Concept of legal form of business of small and medium enterprises”, 2011, co-author
  • Advisory group of the Ministry of Economy on Optimization of Management of Public Procurement Office, member, 2010-2011
  • Working group of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania on reorganization (transformation) of state higher educational institutions from budgetary establishments into public institutions, member, 2009
  • Working group on Removing Unnecessary Administrative Burdens (“Sunrise Commission”) established by the Lithuania Government, Chairman, 2009-2012
  • Advisory group of the Ministry of Economy on Reform of Business control institutions, member, 2009-2010
  • Working group of the Ministry of Justice on the Assessment of Legal Regulation of Legal Entity Registration Procedures, member, 2006
  • European Commission, Advisory group on Corporate Governance & Company Law, member, 2005-2009
  • Working group of the Ministry of Justice on the Register of Legal Entities, member, 2004-2006
  • Working group of the Lithuanian Bar Association on the Professional Law Partnerships, Chairman, 2004-2006
  • Working group of the Ministry of Economy on drafting the Company Law, expert, 2003
  • Activity analysis group of the Ministry of Justice on Asset Register of Land and Other Real Estate, member, 2002
  • Working group of the Ministry of Justice on practical implementation of the Civil Code of the Republic of Lithuania, member, 2002-2006
  • Working group of the Ministry of Justice on drafting the Bar (Advocacy) Law, member, 2002-2003
  • Working group of the Ministry of Justice on a legal system model, member, 2002-2003
  • Seimas (Parliament) of the Republic of Lithuania, advisor to Raimundas Šukys, MP, Deputy chairman, Chairman of the Legal Affairs Committee, 2001-2008
  • Commission established by the President of the Republic of Lithuania for preparation of a legal system model, Chairman, 2001-2002
  • Lithuanian Attorney Qualification Examination Commission, member, 1999-2001
  • Working group on drafting the Law on Legal Aid and other legislation, member, 1992-2000
  • Working group on drafting the Civil Code of the Republic of Lithuania, member, 1992-2000
  • Working group on drafting the Customs Code of the Republic of Lithuania, Chairman, 1991
  • Working group on negotiation with the USSR, expert, 1991-1992

Publications

Honors and Recognitions

  • Member of PMI (Project Management Institute), since 2016
  • Member of Good Food Academy, since 2016
  • Acknowledgement by the Students’ Representative Office of Vilnius University, 2016
  • Member of the Board of UNICEF Lithuania, since 2015
  • Acknowledgement by ELSA Lietuva, 2015
  • Chairman of the Audit Committee of Vilnius Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Crafts, since 2014
  • Member of the Council of Lithuanian Bar Association, since 2014
  • Arbitrator of International Center for Settlement of Investment Dispute (ICSID), since 2012
  • Member of ECGI (European Corporate Governance Institute), since 2012
  • Acknowledgement by the Minister of Economy of the Republic of Lithuania, 2012
  • Member of the Council of Lithuanian Free Market Institute, since 2010
  • Founder, member of the Board of Vilnius University Students’ Representation Alumni Association, since 2008
  • Member of the Board of Deposit System Administrator PI [lt. VšĮ “Užstato sistemos administratorius”], 2015-2018
  • Chairman of Arbitration Commission of the Lithuanian Guild of Brewers, 2009-2013
  • Acknowledgement by the Minister of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania, 2008
  • Acknowledgement by George Soros, head of the Open Society Institute, 2005
  • Acknowledgement by the Minister of National Defence of the Republic of Lithuania, 2004
  • Founder and member of Vilnius University, Faculty of Law, Alumni Association, since 2003
  • Acknowledgement by the President of the Republic of Lithuania, 2003
  • Advisor to a member of Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania, the Deputy Chairman of the Law and Law Enforcement Committee, 2001-2008
  • Member of Editorial Board of law portal INFOLEX, 2001-2007
  • Member of the Board of Transparency International Lithuanian Chapter, 2000
  • Acknowledgement by the Minister of Justice of the Republic of Lithuania, 2000
  • Member of the Board of Lithuanian Training Centre for Judges, 1999-2005
  • Member of the Supervisory Council of Panevėžio cukrus AB, Kėdainių cukrus AB, 1999-2000
  • Member of the Board of Lietuvos Energija AB, 1999-2000
  • Member of the Board of Baltik Vairas AB, 1999-2000
  • Member, advocate of Lithuanian Bar Association, since 1995
  • Member of the Board, Chairman of Open Society Fund Lithuania, 1995-2005
  • Founder of Lithuanian Young Bar Association, 1994
  • Member, arbitrator of Vilnius Court of Commercial Arbitration, since 1989
  • Honorary Citizen of City of Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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