Mandate Vinge advises Bure Equity in connection with their takeover bid for Academedia

October 22, 2007

Vinge advises Bure Equity in connection with their public takeover bid for Academedia. Bure Equity is an investment company listed on Mid Cap Stockholm with a market value of more than 4 billion kronor. Academedia, a company within education, which is listed on the Small Cap Stockholm, is one of Bure’s larger holdings. Following Bure’s acquisition of further shares, which makes its holding exceed 30 per cent of the votes in Academedia, a public offer has been made in accordance with the mandatory offer rules.

Bure Equity is represented by Christoffer Saidac with assistance from Ola Sandersson, Anna Palmérus and Petter Elmstedt.

Compliance policies and dawn raid manuals should be revised in light of amendments to the Swedish Competition Act

As previously described, the Swedish Competition Act (2008:579) will be amended in several important respects on 4 February 2021. We recommend that you revise your current compliance policies and manuals for dawn raids to ensure adherence with the new rules.
November 25, 2020

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