Mandate Vinge advises the major shareholders of Eco-Boråstapeter in connection with sale to Litorina

September 13, 2010

Vinge has advised the major shareholders of Eco-Boråstapeter in connection with the sale of their shares to Litorina. Eco-Boråstapeter is one of the leading wallpaper manufacturers in the Nordic countries. Litorina has acquired approximately two-thirds of the company’s shares and is thus the new majority shareholder. The new company’s shareholder base will also include members of the company’s board of directors and approximately 135 of Eco-Boråstapeter’s former employees. Eco-Boråstapeter had a turnover of approximately SEK 550 million in 2009 and has approximately 165 employees.

Vinge’s team consisted of responsible partner Björn Nicolai and associates Shoan Panahi, Viggo Becker-Ståhl and Gabriel Westin.

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