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Vinge advises the board of Trygga Hem in connection with public takeover offer by Sector Alarm

June 18, 2013

Vinge is advising the board of Trygga Hem Scandinavien AB in connection with Sector Alarm’s recommended public takeover offer in respect of all shares in Trygga Hem for SEK 18 per share, which is equivalent to a total of SEK 192.6 million.

Trygga Hem is a nationwide security company and one of Sweden’s largest suppliers of home alarms and villa alarms to private customers. Trygga Hem’s shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX First North Stockholm.

Vinge’s team consisted of partner Erik Sjöman and associates Dain Nevonen and Jo-Anna Nordström.

Vinge authors the Swedish contribution regarding tax disputes for The Legal 500

International companies run the risk of the erroneous management of tax issues when conducting operations in several jurisdictions. In such event, disputes can arise with the relevant tax authorities. The Legal 500 has now introduced a dedicated chapter on tax disputes in its comparative guide for the first time and Ulrika Bengtsson, advokat and counsel, has been selected to provide a clear picture of the Swedish tax litigation system.
November 09, 2022

The wide reach of the prohibition against circumventing EU sanctions

Against the background of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the EU has imposed a number of sanctions, which include a prohibition for companies within the EU to take certain measures in relation to Russia, as well as designated Russian people and entities on the sanction lists. Furthermore, a prohibition to circumvent the sanctions has been introduced in order to ensure that the sanctions are effective also in practice. When it comes to this circumvention prohibition, it is important to be aware of its wide interpretation, as established by the Court of Justice of the European Union and the European Commission.
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Sanctions update 14 October

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October 14, 2022