Mandate VINGE ADVISES IKANO S.A.

April 08, 2015

Vinge has advised IKANO S.A. in connection with the sale of 51 per cent of Ikano Retail Centres to the IKEA group. Ikano Retail Centres owns, builds and develops shopping centres and retail parks together with Ikea in the Nordic Region. Ikano Retail Centres currently has five shopping centres in Sweden located in Linköping, Sundsvall, Västerås, Kungens Kurva as well as in Kuopio in Finland. Ikano Retail Centres also owns eight retail parks.

Vinge team consisted of responsible partner Sofia Olsson together with, among others, associates Emma Hakesjö (project manager), Anna Edström, Karolina Tjärnberg and Ida Christensson. Partner Ingela Malmborg provided employment law advice.

Jerker Kjellander is a new partner in Skåne

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