Mandate Vinge advises The Carlyle Group

February 01, 2012

Vinge has advised The Carlyle Group in connection with the acquisition of the shares in Nacka Strand Fastighets AB from Vasakronan AB (publ). As a result of the transaction, The Carlyle Group has acquired the Nacka Strand area which consists of offices, schools, hotels, restaurants, trade fair and conference facilities and other services.

Vinge’s team consisted of responsible partner Stefan de Hevesey together with, among others, associates Anders Frick and Anna Lindner. Associate Marie Brommesson advised on the financing aspects of the transaction and partner Marcus Glader and associate Peter Alstergren provided competition law advice.

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

Update 13 November 2020. 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

Vinge contributes to IUMI Eye

International Union of Marine Insurers (IUMI) is preparing for its first web based conference – Stockholm 2020 – of which Vinge is a proud sponsor. In the latest edition of IUMI Eye, published just in time for the conference, Vinge’s Paula Bäckdén and Sweden Insurance’s senior advisor Mikaela Tamm discuss the implications of waiving liability limitations.
September 15, 2020