Mandate Sobro – new main owner in Mercur

May 07, 2018

Vinge has advised Sobro in connection with Sobro’s investment in Mercur, which is a leading developer and supplier of solutions for operational management and decision support, with an annual turnover of approximately SEK 70 million.

The company’s management will remain as major owners.

Vinge’s team primarily consisted of Johan Winnerblad, Carl Sander, Mathilda Persson, Fredric Reissmüller and Klara Secher.

Compliance policies and dawn raid manuals should be revised in light of amendments to the Swedish Competition Act

As previously described, the Swedish Competition Act (2008:579) will be amended in several important respects on 4 February 2021. We recommend that you revise your current compliance policies and manuals for dawn raids to ensure adherence with the new rules.
November 25, 2020

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