Mandate Vinge has advised Litorina V in connection with its acquisition of the Bergfalk group

January 23, 2018

Vinge has advised Litorina V in connection with its acquisition of the Bergfalk group, a leading Swedish distributor within fresh food with focus on meat, fish and shellfish.

The company has a turnover of over SEK 500 million and offers its products in Sweden and Finland. Bergfalk’s former main owners and management will remain as significant owners going forward.

Vinge’s team consisted of partner Jonas Johansson together with the associates Johanna Wiberg and Edin Agic (M&A), Sara Strandberg and Lisa Sennerby (employment), Josefine Lanker (bank & finance), Adriana Berglund and Hayaat Ibrahim (commercial agreements), and Johan Cederblad (environment). Johan Wahlbom provided competition law advice.

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