Alma Media establishes joint venture with Monster Worldwide

Avance acts as lead counsel for Alma Media Oyj (listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki) in an arrangement where Alma Media and Monster Worldwide Inc. (listed on the NYSE) are combining their career services offering across Eastern Europe and the Baltics. The joint venture, Alma Career Oy, will have operations in Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Croatia, Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.