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Vinge advises Aller Media AB and Egmont Holding AB on acquisition of a share of Mediafy AB

June 04, 2013

Vinge is advising Aller Media AB and Egmont Holding AB in connection with their acquisition of a 40 per cent interest in Mediafy AB from Bonnier Tidskrifter AB. Mediafy AB is the ultimate parent company in the Mediafy Group, which includes subsidiaries in Sweden, Finland and Norway. The Mediafy group is the largest distributor of magazine subscriptions in the Nordic countries through its websites Tidningskungen.se, Bladkongen.no and Lehtikuningas.fi. Closing of the transaction is subject to applicable competition law approvals and other customary closing conditions.

The Vinge team advising Aller and Egmont includes partner Henrik Borna, associate Christoffer Thalin. Partner Pär Remnelid and associate Johanna Bergdahl are providing competition law advice.

Guidance judgment on the criminal liability for ordering a cabotage transport

The ordering of a road transport made by one of the largest freight forwarders in Sweden has been considered in accordance with the conditions for legal cabotage transports through a decision from the Court of Appeal over Skåne and Blekinge. The Court of Appeal, thus, changes the District Court’s judgment and acquits the freight forwarder. The central issue in the case was how the number of cabotage transports should be calculated.
May 07, 2021

The Scope of Work According to AB 04

One of the most important parts of a construction agreement is the part where the scope of work is defined. There is a major difference between finding scope of work issues early in a construction project, instead of later during the execution phase.
May 04, 2021

A shift in EU merger control policy and practice could affect deal certainty and create opportunities for complainants

The European Commission is expanding its control of mergers and acquisitions within the existing legal framework, allowing national authorities to refer a transaction they do not have jurisdiction over for review in Brussels.
April 26, 2021