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Vinge has advised GeneraLife in connection with its acquisition of Livio Group

September 13, 2022

Vinge has advised GeneraLife, one of Europe's largest fertility clinic groups and owned by KKR, in connection with its acquisition of Livio Group.

Livio is the largest fertility clinics group in the Nordics, present with 9 clinics in Sweden, Norway and Iceland. The acquisition also encompasses the Livio's own gamete bank, Livio Egg and Sperm Bank, with a sales hub in Denmark.

Vinge's team consisted of responsible partner Matthias Pannier and associates, Samra Baytar, Stina Bengtsson, Olivia Belding, Elias Bohlin (M&A), Trine Osen Bergqvist, Johan Wahlbom, Jakob Jeanrond, Victoria Fredén, Alva Chambert (Antitrust), Christoffer Nordin, Mika Jordan (Regulatory & Agreements), Rebecka Målquist (IP), Frida Ställborn, Karolina Cohrs (Real Estate), Calle Tengwall Pagels (Banking & Finance), Gustav Lindgren (Employment), Karolina Fuhrman (IT & GDPR) and Jessica Henning (Project Assistance).

Proposal for a European Media Freedom Act

The European Commission has presented a proposal for new legislation which aims to protect journalists and media companies and combat disinformation.
September 26, 2022

The European Commission proposes a new Single Market Emergency Instrument

On 19 September 2022, the Commission adopted a proposal for a new regulation on an emergency instrument for the Single Market. Following the Covid-19 pandemic and other crises in the last years, the Union has seen internal entry restrictions, unpredictable rules and supply disruptions which, according to the Commission, have highlighted that there are structural shortcomings in the EU legal framework on the Single Market. The proposed emergency instrument aims to preserve the free movement of goods, services and persons and to ensure the availability of essential goods and services in the event of future emergencies.
September 22, 2022

New partners and counsels appointed at Vinge’s Gothenburg office

Ninos Aho has been appointed partner at Vinge’s Gothenburg office, as of 1 January 2023. In addition, advokat Petronella Hallberg and advokat Martin E Svanberg have been appointed as counsels, also as of 1 January 2023.
August 30, 2022