Mandate

ABN Amro finance acquisition of Iittala Oy

May 12, 2005

The operative management of Iittala Oy, the Finish homewares design company, has agreed to acquire the company with the Swedish subsidiaries together with ABN Amro Ventures, the private equity arm of ABN Amro, the Dutch financial services group, from Hackman Oy which is a part of ALI Group, the Italian manufacturer of household appliances and machines, for an undisclosed sum.

Vinge acted for ABN Amro Ventures in what concerned the Swedish parts of the transaction.
Ulf Sallnäs (responsible partner)
Kristoffer Persson, Torbjörn Lindmark, Claes Henriksson (associates)

Guidance judgment on the criminal liability for ordering a cabotage transport

The ordering of a road transport made by one of the largest freight forwarders in Sweden has been considered in accordance with the conditions for legal cabotage transports through a decision from the Court of Appeal over Skåne and Blekinge. The Court of Appeal, thus, changes the District Court’s judgment and acquits the freight forwarder. The central issue in the case was how the number of cabotage transports should be calculated.
May 07, 2021

The Scope of Work According to AB 04

One of the most important parts of a construction agreement is the part where the scope of work is defined. There is a major difference between finding scope of work issues early in a construction project, instead of later during the execution phase.
May 04, 2021

A shift in EU merger control policy and practice could affect deal certainty and create opportunities for complainants

The European Commission is expanding its control of mergers and acquisitions within the existing legal framework, allowing national authorities to refer a transaction they do not have jurisdiction over for review in Brussels.
April 26, 2021