Mandate Vinge advises MCC (Mobile Climate Control), a Ratos portfolio company, on its acquisition of Indiana-based Acme Radiator & Air Conditioning

September 02, 2008

Vinge, together with the U.S. firm Barnes & Thornburg, is advising MCC (Mobile Climate Control) in connection with the acquisition of the business and operations of Acme Radiator & Air Conditioning in Goshen, Indiana. MCC, a Ratos portfolio company, designs and manufactures heating and air conditioning systems (HVAC) for all types of vehicles. The acquired business of Acme Radiator & Air Conditioning manufactures heating and air conditioning systems for military and other vehicles.

Partner Jan Byström and associate Ulrich Ziche advise MCC on the transaction. Partner Mikael Ståhl and associates Paula Röttorp, Sara Axelsson and Sara Sommansson are advising on the financing of the transaction.

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.
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