Mandate Vinge advises FAM in connection with the restructuring of Bergvik Skog and the formation of Kopparfors Skogar

May 31, 2019

FAM and other shareholders in Bergvik Skog AB have performed a restructuring of the ownership of Bergvik Skog whereupon, among other things, Bergvik Skog Väst AB has been divided up and one of FAM wholly‑owned subsidiaries, Kopparfors Skogar AB, has acquired through a subsidiary approximately 283 000 hectares of land in central Sweden. 

FAM was advised by Vinge, the team of which primarily consisted of Jonas Johansson, Joacim Rydergård, Carl Sander and Jesper Lindvall (Corporate/M&A), Assur Badur and Karolina Cohrs (Real Estate), Thomas Sjöberg (Environmental), Louise Brorsson Salomon (Financing) and Johan Wahlbom (Competition Law).

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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

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