Mandate

Vinge advises Investor in connection with Swedish Orphan Biovitrum’s rights issue

April 01, 2011

Vinge is advising Investor AB in connection with Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB’s (SOBI) rights issue for a total of approximately SEK 600 million subject to pre-emption rights of the existing shareholders. SOBI is listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. Investor AB and Bo Jesper Hansen (SOBI’s chairman) have undertaken to subscribe for their share of the rights issue and the issue has been underwritten by Carnegie and Handelsbanken. As a consequence thereof, Investor has obtained the requisite dispensation from the Swedish Securities Council.

Vinge’s team advising Investor consists of Olle Sandersson, Pontus Enquist and Jesper Schönbeck.

Guidance judgment on the criminal liability for ordering a cabotage transport

The ordering of a road transport made by one of the largest freight forwarders in Sweden has been considered in accordance with the conditions for legal cabotage transports through a decision from the Court of Appeal over Skåne and Blekinge. The Court of Appeal, thus, changes the District Court’s judgment and acquits the freight forwarder. The central issue in the case was how the number of cabotage transports should be calculated.
May 07, 2021

The Scope of Work According to AB 04

One of the most important parts of a construction agreement is the part where the scope of work is defined. There is a major difference between finding scope of work issues early in a construction project, instead of later during the execution phase.
May 04, 2021

A shift in EU merger control policy and practice could affect deal certainty and create opportunities for complainants

The European Commission is expanding its control of mergers and acquisitions within the existing legal framework, allowing national authorities to refer a transaction they do not have jurisdiction over for review in Brussels.
April 26, 2021