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Vinge advises GB HoldCo on its takeover bid for Gunnebo

September 28, 2020

Altor Fund V and Stena Adactum AB have, through the jointly controlled company GB HoldCo AB, announced a recommended cash offer to the shareholders of Gunnebo Aktiebolag. The offer values Gunnebo at approximately SEK 2.4 billion.

Gunnebo develops, manufactures, markets and sells security products, software and services. The Company has its headquarters in Gothenburg with operations globally through own presence in approximately 25 countries. In addition, Gunnebo's products and solutions are sold in more than 100 markets through comprehensive distribution networks.

Vinge’s team consisted of David Andersson, Erik Sjöman, Amanda Knutsson and Julia Hirschberg (Capital Markets and Public M&A), Christina Kokko, Maria Dahlin Kolvik, Desirée Sjöblom, Elsie Nassar and Carl Fredrik Wachtmeister (M&A), Louise Brorsson Salomon, Linn Adelwald, Pauline Lagerstrand and Hannes Pettersson (Banking and Finance) Johan Karlsson and Johan Wahlbom (Competition law), Sofia Bergenstråhle (IP), Karl-Hugo Engdahl (IT) and Jolene Reimerson (Commercial Agreements).

European Commission provides sanctions compliance guidance

The European Commission has recently issued three opinions regarding the interpretation of asset freeze provisions in certain sanctions legislation pertaining to Central African Republic, Ukraine, Libya and Syria. The opinions are also of relevance for other sanctions regimes which provide for the same or similar restrictions. Therefore, their practical relevance goes far beyond the sanctions regimes in the context of which they were issued and they therefore provide for helpful guidance regarding the required thresholds for sanctions compliance generally.
September 20, 2021

Vinge contributing to International Comparative Legal Guides

Vinge’s specialists within Maritime and Transport law have been requested to contribute with a chapter explaining the Swedish legislative framework in relation to maritime law in the International Comparative Legal Guides, ICLG.
August 20, 2021

New partners and counsels appointed at Vinge’s Stockholm office

Advokat Sofie Bjärtun, advokat Rikard Lindahl, advokat Malin Malm Waerme and advokat Daniel Wendelsson at Vinge’s Stockholm office have been appointed as new partners as of 1 January 2022. The following lawyers have been elected as counsels at Vinge’s Stockholm office: Advokat Stojan Arnerstål, advokat Amanda Knutsson, advokat Jolene Reimerson, advokat Linnéa Sellström and advokat Filip Öhrner.
July 06, 2021