Mandate Vinge advises the Jakobsson family on the sale of Atlet to Nissan Motor Company Ltd.

September 06, 2007

Vinge has advised the Jakobsson family on the sale of Atlet to Nissan Motor Company Ltd. Atlet AB is one of the largest family owned industrial enterprises in Sweden with an annual turnover of MSEK 1,685 and appr. 1,000 employees. This acquisition will create competitive advantages within development and production. Combined, the two companies produce 36,000 units a year with an annual turnover of MEUR 858.

The Vinge team advising on the sale included Göran Petersson, Michael Sterner, Johanna Björnum and Maria Winckler. Annette Enarson advised on competition issues and Gunilla Lundman acted as project co-ordinator.

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