Mandate Vinge advised HeidelbergCement AG on the sale of Maxit Group

August 31, 2007

Vinge advised German based HeidelbergCement AB on the sale of Maxit Group to French based Saint Gobain. The transaction value was 2.125 billion Euro. Maxit Group manufactures dry mortar and expanded clay products and has operations in 30 countries. The turn over in 2006 was 1.2 billion Euro.

The Vinge team comprised Peter Linderoth together with Anders Lagerlund, Anna Gustafsson, Rikard Azelius and Johanna Lindman.

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