Mandate Vinge advises Midway Holding in connection with the purchase of Landqvists Mekaniska Verkstad

March 07, 2012

Vinge has advised Midway Holding AB in connection with the purchase of the entire share capital in Landqvists Mekaniska Verkstad AB, a subcontractor to the vehicle, agricultural and construction industries.

Landqvists Mekaniska bears substantial similarities to Stans & Press which is already part of the Midway Group. The companies complement each other very well, both geographically and in terms of capacity and the acquisition is expected to provide several synergy effects.

Vinge’s team acting on behalf of Midway Holding consisted of Peter Oscarsson.

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