Mandate Vinge Advises Optimera Svenska on Acquisition of Surahammars Bygg and Trävaror

May 05, 2008

Surahammars Bygg & Trävaror has reached a turnover of approximately SEK 161 million. Optimera Sverige’s turnover reaches approximately SEK 2,5 billion. The Optimera group is owned by French Saint-Gobain which is a part of Saint-Gobain Distribution Nordic.

Optimera Svenska AB was represented by partner Jan Örtenholm joined by Magnus Hedsund, Kristian Ford, Lynn Andersson and Johanna Lindman.

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