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Vinge has advised Borgo AB in its a credit institution license application

March 17, 2021

Vinge has successfully advised Borgo AB in its license applications as a credit institution. The authorisation was granted by the Swedish FSA on 11 March 2021.

Borgo is an independent mortgage lending company aiming to offer market leading mortgages to Swedish consumers. Borgo’s mortgage products will be offered by ICA Banken, Ikano Bank, Söderberg & Partners and Ålandsbanken, under their brands but with Borgo as lender.

Vinge’s team consisted of, among others Johan Larsson (Corporate), Emma Stuart-Beck, Caroline Krassén and Mikaela Lang (Financial Services), Martin Boström (Commercial Agreements), Paulina Malmberg (Corporate Insurance) and Jolinn Uhlin (Banking & Finance).

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