Mandate Vinge advises Fidelio Capital on its acquisition of VetFamily

February 20, 2019

Vinge has advised Fidelio Capital on its acquisition of VetFamily, an alliance for independent veterinary clinics for, inter alia, clinic cooperation and procurement with operations in Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands.

Vinge’s team consisted of, among others, Jonas Bergström, Manne Bergström, Samra Baytar and Fredric Reissmüller (M&A/Corporate), Eva Fredriksson, Mika Jordan, Hedvig Ekdahl and Fredrika Hjelmberg (Commercial Agreements), Karin Virding (Intellectual Property), Johan Karlsson and Sebastian Örndahl (EU, Competition & Regulatory), Sara Strandberg and Sarah Berger (Employment) and Viktoria Owetz (VDR).

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"
December 11, 2020