Mandate Vinge advises the Swedish Government in connection with the sale of Arbetslivsresurs AR AB (publ)

July 19, 2011

Vinge has advised the Swedish Government in connection with the sale of Arbetslivsresurs AR AB (publ) to SMTW Personal Holding AB for SEK 145 million. Arbetslivsresurs is engaged in development of organisations, outplacement and rehabilitation. The transaction is subject to approval by the Swedish Competition Authority.

Vinge’s team consisted of partner Henrik Wenckert together with, among others, associates Philip Asmar and David Andersson. Carl Gustaf De Geer, generally responsible in Vinge’s assignments for the Swedish Government, has participated in the assignment.

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