Mandate Sigma acquires Kudos

February 19, 2007

Sigma is completing the acquisition of four European subsidiaries of Kudos Information Limited together with 25% of the operations in the USA. The acquired businesses in Finland, Hungary, France and Germany have sales of approximately SEK 90 million and employ roughly 170 consultants in Europe. The purchase sum amounted to approximately EUR 6 million.

Vinge acted as an advisor to Sigma during the acquisition and the representatives from Vinge included Jesper Ottergren and Johanna Lindman, to the extent that competition issues were involved.

Jerker Kjellander is a new partner in Skåne

Dispute resolution expert Jerker Kjellander has been elected as a partner in Vinge’s Skåne office.
November 20, 2020

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