Mandate STAR Capital Partners announces sale of its investment in recycling business

February 19, 2007

STAR Capital Partners announces the sale of BUS Group, a leading European recycling company to Befesa Medio Ambiente SA for an enterprise value of €330 million. BUS Group is the leading European recycler of metal containing dust produced by the European EAF Steel Industry. The Company operates from five recycling plants in Germany, France and Sweden.

Vinge acted as Swedish Counsel to the seller STAR Capital Partners. Representatives from Vinge included Björn Gustavsson, Jens Haneklint, Sara Mindus, Anna Edström and Mattias Larsson.

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

Update 13 November 2020. 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