Mandate Vinge advises Danir in connection with the acquisition of Sony Mobile’s development unit

June 03, 2013

Vinge has advised Danir AB in connection with the acquisition by a wholly-owned subsidiary of Danir of Sony Mobile’s development unit for mobile hardware and connectivity in Lund. The new company will be named Sigma Connectivity AB and will have approximately 200 employees. Sigma AB will own 80 per of Sigma Connectivity AB and Sony Mobile’s former CEO and chairman, Bert Nordberg, will own 20 per cent.

Vinge’s team consisted of partners Peter Oscarsson, Ingela Malmborg and Jesper Ottergren as well as associates Markus Larsson and Anders Hilmansson.

Clarification of the interpretation of ”nearest suitable railway station”

Road transport performed by Samskip Sia in Sweden has been confirmed to be within the framework of a permitted combined transport through a decision of the Administrative court of Falun in Sweden. The central question in the case was how to interpret the term “nearest suitable railway station”
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DAC 6 – EU Directive concerning reportable cross‑border tax arrangements

DAC 6 is a EU Directive which entails that advisers are subject to a duty to notify the relevant tax authorities concerning their client’s cross‑border arrangements. The purpose of the information disclosure obligation is to combat tax evasion, tax fraud and tax avoidance.
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The importance of continuous focus on compliance procedures in disrupting times

A large number of corporations will most certainly be severely impacted by the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. The new challenges will impact companies’ compliance risks, which are likely to be different and, to a certain extent, increased. It is crucial that - also in disrupting times - internal compliance procedures are maintained and that new risks are identified and mitigated.
May 28, 2020