Vinge advises EQT IX in connection with the acquisition of Parexel

December 14, 2021

Vinge has advised EQT IX on the merger control aspects of EQT IX’s and Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s acquisition of Parexel from Pamplona Capital Management for USD 8.5 billion.

Parexel carries out biopharmaceutical outsourcing services providing a comprehensive suite of Phase I to IV solutions to the world’s biopharmaceutical companies. The acquisition was notified to a number of competition authorities worldwide including to the European Commission. Vinge’s team consisted primarily of Emma Johansson, Johan Wahlbom, Victoria Fredén and Jesper Ekman.

Sanctions update 22 July

Further to our previous sanctions updates of 25 February, 3 March, 11 March, 16 March , 14 April and June 8, we herewith provide a further update of recent sanctions developments following Russia’s war against Ukraine:
July 26, 2022

A new EU instrument for international procurement (IPI)

On 17 June 2022, the Council adopted a regulation on a new instrument for international procurement (“IPI”), following the formal adoption of the IPI at the European Parliament plenary session on 9 June 2022. The general objective of the IPI is to create reciprocity in the access to international public procurement markets by enabling the Commission to undertake investigations and adopt measures to open and improve access to third-country public procurement and concession markets.
July 11, 2022

Vinge top ranked within intellectual property law

Vinge’s IP practice group is once again top ranked in IAM’s annual ranking Patent 1000. Håkan Borgenhäll, Malin Malm Waerme and Stojan Arnerstål also receive individual recommendations.
July 06, 2022