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Vinge advises on the sale of Bygghemma Group

November 14, 2014

Vinge has advised the sellers, which included Patrick Hannell and Pelle Törnberg, in connection with the sale of Bygghemma Intressenter AB to Nordstjernan Investment AB. Bygghemma is the Nordic region’s leading e-commerce company offering home improvement and home furnishing products. During the last few years, Bygghemma has demonstrated substantial growth and this year’s turnover will be approximately SEK 1.3 billion. Nordstjernan is an investment company controlled by the Ax:son Johnson family. Bygghemma’s management will remain as owners.

Vinge’s team consisted of Kristian Ford together with, among others, Henrik Jonsson and Fredrik Christiansson.

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