Mandate Vinge advises EQT Infrastructure V in connection with the acquisition of Financière Colisée S.A.S

January 12, 2021

Vinge has advised EQT Infrastructure V on the merger control aspects of EQT Infrastructure V’s acquisition of Financière Colisée S.A.S, a company active within elderly care and which manages nursing homes and service flats and provides homecare and post-acute services. The acquisition was notified to the European Commission.

Vinge’s team consisted primarily of Emma Johansson, Johan Wahlbom and Victoria Fredén.

Sanctions round-up

Not long time ago sanctions were a rare occurrence which only involved obscure products and countries, and which were decided by the members of the United Nations Security Council. Today, the European Union and, in particular, the United States, impose sanctions and other trade restrictions with high frequency which have the potential to affect any type of transaction. Below you will find a summary of some recent developments.
December 22, 2020

EU Commission criticizes Sweden for its application of the rules on combined transports

Through a formal notice to Sweden, the European Commission has criticized the inadequate application of Directive 92/106/ECC on common rules for certain forms of combined transport of goods between Member States (the “Combined Transports Directive”). The notice mainly concerns the Swedish Transport Agency's application of the term "nearest suitable railway station"
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