Mandate Vinge advises Petropar S.A. in connection with the acquisition of Fiberweb plc´s hygiene business

November 28, 2011

Vinge has alongside Clifford Chance LLP, advised Petropar S.A. in connection with the acquisition of Fiberweb plc’s hygiene business. The consideration amounts to USD 286 million.  The acquisition is conditional upon approval of  the shareholders in Petropar S.A. and the shareholders in Fiberweb plc. The transaction is expected to close at the end of 2011.

Vinge's team consisted of partner Henrik Wenckert together with, among others, associates Josefin Nowén and Philip Asmar.

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