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Vinge advises Syncron AB in conjunction with the merger with Mize, Inc.

August 18, 2021

Vinge has advised Syncron in conjunction with the merger with the US company, Mize.

The merged company will be the world’s largest unlisted global actor within the industrial companies’ after-sales service industry. At present, the companies are leading actors in the cloud-based SaaS solutions on their respective markets and will conducts operations under the trademark Syncron. The company’s headquarters will be in Stockholm.

Vinge’s team primarily consisted of Johan WinnerbladMikael StåhlCarl SanderLionardo Ojeda and Isabelle Jengsell.

Vinge presents the Swedish chapter for the 2022 version of The Legal 500: Private Equity Country Comparative Guide

The guide provides an overview of the Swedish Private Equity market and the salient legislation in connection with PE transactions in Sweden.
January 11, 2022

The prohibition imposed by EU law on complying with secondary sanctions laid down by the United States against Iran may be relied on in civil proceedings

On Tuesday 21 December, the EU Court of Justice delivered its long-awaited judgment in the Bank Melli Iran case (Case C-124/20) on the interpretation of the EU Blocking Statute regarding compliance with third country sanctions. According to the Court, the prohibition imposed by EU law on complying with secondary sanctions laid down by the United States against Iran may be relied on in civil proceedings. Following the Court’s judgment, anyone seeking to terminate a contract with a person or business subject to US sanctions must thoroughly consider if the termination is motivated by other reasons than the existing sanctions and reflect on whether to apply to the Commission for a derogation from the Blocking Statute.
December 23, 2021

The EU Commission proposes a new tool to counter the use of economic coercion by third countries

The European Commission has proposed a new regulation that will provide it with tools to counteract economic coercion from third countries with measures such as tariffs and imports restrictions.
December 13, 2021