Mandate Advises DiDi Chuxing with its investment in NEVS

October 30, 2017

Vinge has advised DiDi Chuxing in connection with its investment in the form of convertible loans in the Swedish electric car manufacturer National Electric Vehicle Sweden AB (NEVS).

The investment is part of a larger partnership agreement between DiDi Chuxing and NEVS, which includes both investment in NEVS and purchase of NEVS’ cars. DiDi Chuxing is the world’s largest provider of app-based taxi and ride-sharing services with around 400 million rides annually.

Vinge’s team consisted of partner Albert Wållgren and associates Helena Håkansson, Malte Hedlund and Elias Lundin.

Amendments to the Swedish Competition Act provide extended powers for the Swedish Competition Authority

Early in 2021, the Swedish Competition Act (2008: 579) will be amended in several important respects. The background to the amendments is Directive (EU) 2019/1 of the European Parliament and of the Council, which aims to harmonize the investigative and sanctioning powers of the European competition authorities in their enforcement of the EU competition rules. Undertakings active in Sweden will be affected by the amendments in several ways.
October 12, 2020

Vinge contributes to IUMI Eye

International Union of Marine Insurers (IUMI) is preparing for its first web based conference – Stockholm 2020 – of which Vinge is a proud sponsor. In the latest edition of IUMI Eye, published just in time for the conference, Vinge’s Paula Bäckdén and Sweden Insurance’s senior advisor Mikaela Tamm discuss the implications of waiving liability limitations.
September 15, 2020

Vinge – Best law firm for female business lawyers

Vinge has been awarded “Best Nordic Business Law Firm for Women” at the European Women in Business Law Awards which took place in London on 10 September. For the eighth time, Vinge has won the award as the law firm which has been most successful in relation to its gender equality work.
September 10, 2020