Mandate Vinge acts for A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S in connection with the takeover bid for Broström AB

August 27, 2008

Vinge is acting for A.P. Møller - Mærsk A/S in connection with the public offer to the shareholders of Broström AB (publ). The combination of the companies will create the world’s leading product tanker company. Broström is listed on the OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm. Vinge assists with corporate, capital markets and labour advice. Based on the bid price (SEK 57 per share), Broström is valued to in total SEK 3.62 billion.

The Vinge team includes, inter alia, Göran Nyström (project manager), Pontus Enquist, Mattias Friberg, Jesper Schönbeck, Dain Nevonen, Emil Hedberg and Johan Syrén. Björn Lindskog, Fredrik Dahl och Björn Petersson assist regarding labour law issues.

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