Mandate Vinge advises Babcock & Wilcox Völund

January 15, 2010

Vinge has advised Babcock & Wilcox Völund in connection with the acquisition of Götaverken Miljö AB from the Swedish Sixth AP Fund (Sw. Sjätte AP-Fonden). Götaverken Miljö AB supplies solutions within flue-gas cleaning and energy recycling to incineration plants for household waste, industrial waste and risk classified waste.

Vinge’s team consisted of Patrik Forslund, Stefan de Hevesy, Anders Frick and Astrid Öfverholm. Oskar Löthberg and Anna Möller provided intellectual property law advice and employment law advice was provided by Åsa Gotthardsson and Philip Watson.

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

Vinge contributes to IUMI Eye

International Union of Marine Insurers (IUMI) is preparing for its first web based conference – Stockholm 2020 – of which Vinge is a proud sponsor. In the latest edition of IUMI Eye, published just in time for the conference, Vinge’s Paula Bäckdén and Sweden Insurance’s senior advisor Mikaela Tamm discuss the implications of waiving liability limitations.
September 15, 2020

Vinge – Best law firm for female business lawyers

Vinge has been awarded “Best Nordic Business Law Firm for Women” at the European Women in Business Law Awards which took place in London on 10 September. For the eighth time, Vinge has won the award as the law firm which has been most successful in relation to its gender equality work.
September 10, 2020