Mandate

EQT – sale of Com Hem

July 19, 2006

EQT has signed an agreement with Carlyle Group and Providence Equity Partners for the sale of Com Hem. The acquisition provides Carlyle Group and Providence Equity good conditions for growth and also creates a good platform for future business in the Swedish and Norwegian market. The sale of Com hem is estimated to be worth approximately EUR 1 billion.

Vinge represented EQT and representatives from Vinge included Frederik von Baumgarten, Mattias Schömer, Olle Rislund, Peter Forsberg, David Aversten, Niclas Bergström and Anna Möller.

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