National Joint Stock Company Naftogaz-Ukraine and Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS (Norway) have signed a new contract worth 14 million dollars. It stipulates that the Norwegian law company will keep on providing legal services for the Ukrainian side in the litigations between the Ukrainian and the Russian gas companies.
The respective news piece was released at the website of ProZorro, the system of transparent public procurement.
The tender took place on March 21, with Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS being the only participant.
The deal expires on December 31, 2019. The price consists of the fee paid to the Norwegian company, the expenses for involving third sides and the expenses on working travels.
Wikborg Rein Advokatfirma AS has been providing the legal escort of litigations between the Ukrainian and the Russian gas companies since 2014.