Mandate Vinge advises Sydsvenska Dagbladet in connection with the sale of Skånemedia

September 01, 2011

Vinge has advised Sydsvenska Dagbladet AB in connection with the sale of Skånemedia AB to Gota Media and the Stiftelsen Kristianstadpress foundation. Skånemedia publishes several newspapers including Kristianstadbladet, Ystads Allehanda and Trelleborgs Allehanda. The transaction is subject to approval by the Swedish Competition Authority.

Vinge’s team consisted of partner Malin Leffler and associates Nicolina Kindblom, David Andersson and Jonas Johansson.

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