Mandate Tech Data's acquisition of Scribona unconditionally approved

April 30, 2008

On 28 April 2008, the European Commission unconditionally approved, in the first phase, Tech Data's acquisition of Scribona.
 
Both Tech Data and Scribona operate as wholesale distributors of IT products. There was a significant horizontal overlap of the parties' businesses. The merged entity will become a clear market leader in the Nordic region.
 
Vinge acted as Tech Data's antitrust advisors. Vinge's team included Johan Karlsson (responsible partner), Mattias Ganslandt (Ph.D,) and Peter Alstergren (associate).

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