Mandate JSC Segezha Pulp and Paper Mill acquires Korsnäs Packing

July 19, 2006

The Russian packaging group JSC Segheza Pulp and Paper Mill have signed an agreement with Investment AB Kinnevik regarding an acquisition for Kinnevik's wholly-owned subsidiary Korsnäs Packaging for EUR 73.5 million on a debt-free basis.

Vinge acted as Swedish advisor to the purchaser's JSC Segheza Pulp and Paper Mill. Representatives from Vinge included Carl Gustaf De Geer and Viveka Beckeman.

Sanctions round-up

Not long time ago sanctions were a rare occurrence which only involved obscure products and countries, and which were decided by the members of the United Nations Security Council. Today, the European Union and, in particular, the United States, impose sanctions and other trade restrictions with high frequency which have the potential to affect any type of transaction. Below you will find a summary of some recent developments.
December 22, 2020

EU Commission criticizes Sweden for its application of the rules on combined transports

Through a formal notice to Sweden, the European Commission has criticized the inadequate application of Directive 92/106/ECC on common rules for certain forms of combined transport of goods between Member States (the “Combined Transports Directive”). The notice mainly concerns the Swedish Transport Agency's application of the term "nearest suitable railway station"
December 11, 2020