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Vinge advised Lagardère Unlimited in connection with its taking over of the management of Friends Arena

January 27, 2015

Vinge advised Lagardère Unlimited (“Lagardère”) in connection with its acquisition of Driftbolaget i Solna AB and the entering into of a long term lease agreement with the real-estate owner of Friends Arena, Arenabolaget i Solna AB. Lagardère hereby takes over the management of Friends Arena for at least the next ten years.

Vinge’s team consisted of responsible partner Michael Wigge, counsel Ulrich Ziche, partner Karin Grauers and associates Sofie Bjärtun, Daniel Unger, Adriana Berglund, David Henningsson, Sofia Ekdahl, Matilda Gustafsson and Evelina Tejle.

Private Funds – Vinge forms new practice group for fund formation in Sweden

Historically, private equity firms have often managed their funds from abroad. More recently, there has been a clear reversal of this trend in favour of repatriating the management of funds and establishing funds as Swedish limited companies. Vinge has formed a new Private Funds practice group in order to be in a better position to advise in conjunction with Swedish fund formations.
October 03, 2022

Proposal for a European Media Freedom Act

The European Commission has presented a proposal for new legislation which aims to protect journalists and media companies and combat disinformation.
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The European Commission proposes a new Single Market Emergency Instrument

On 19 September 2022, the Commission adopted a proposal for a new regulation on an emergency instrument for the Single Market. Following the Covid-19 pandemic and other crises in the last years, the Union has seen internal entry restrictions, unpredictable rules and supply disruptions which, according to the Commission, have highlighted that there are structural shortcomings in the EU legal framework on the Single Market. The proposed emergency instrument aims to preserve the free movement of goods, services and persons and to ensure the availability of essential goods and services in the event of future emergencies.
September 22, 2022