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Vinge and Kirkland & Ellis advises Baxter in connection with the acquisition of Gambro

December 05, 2012

Vinge and Kirkland & Ellis advises the global medical technology company Baxter International Inc. (“Baxter”) in connection with the acquisition of Gambro AB for an enterprise value of SEK 26.5 billion. Closing of the transaction is subject to applicable competition law approvals and other customary closing conditions.

Vinge acted as local counsel for Baxter. The Vinge team included Johan Winnerblad (partner), Jonas Bergström and Jonas Johansson together with, among others, Nicolina Kindblom, Gustav Jönsson, Rime Dreber, Emma Lindelöf, Daniel Unger, Helena Höök and Evelina Tejle.

Guidance judgment on the criminal liability for ordering a cabotage transport

The ordering of a road transport made by one of the largest freight forwarders in Sweden has been considered in accordance with the conditions for legal cabotage transports through a decision from the Court of Appeal over Skåne and Blekinge. The Court of Appeal, thus, changes the District Court’s judgment and acquits the freight forwarder. The central issue in the case was how the number of cabotage transports should be calculated.
May 07, 2021

The Scope of Work According to AB 04

One of the most important parts of a construction agreement is the part where the scope of work is defined. There is a major difference between finding scope of work issues early in a construction project, instead of later during the execution phase.
May 04, 2021

A shift in EU merger control policy and practice could affect deal certainty and create opportunities for complainants

The European Commission is expanding its control of mergers and acquisitions within the existing legal framework, allowing national authorities to refer a transaction they do not have jurisdiction over for review in Brussels.
April 26, 2021