Mandate Vinge has advised Santander Consumer Bank AS

March 16, 2020

Vinge has advised Santander Consumer Bank AS in connection with its acquisition of all shares in Forso Nordic AB, a subsidiary within the Ford Motor Company group.

Forso Nordic AB is a consumer credit institution who provides financial arrangements for leasing of vehicles in Scandinavia via its branches and subsidiary. The business includes to actively support sales and marketing of Ford Motor Company’s products on the Nordic market and directly or indirectly support the dealer’s sale and marketing of vehicles, spare parts and other vehicle products, by offering financing and administrative services relating thereto.

Vinge’s team consisted of Christina Kokko, Ulrich Ziche, Michaela Cronemyr, Isabelle Jengsell, Hanna Risberg, Clara Sohlberg (M&A), Emma-Stuart Beck, Caroline Krassén, Paulina Malmberg, Elin Samara (Regulatory), Nicklas Thorgerzon (GDPR/IT), Trine Osen Bergqvist, Christina Åqvist (Competition), Sofia Landolsi (Agreements), Ilze Lukins (IPR), Karolina Cohrs (Real Estate), Josefine Lanker (Banking and Finance), Hayaat Ibrahim (CSR), Lisa Ullman (Employment), Viktoria Owetz (VDR Specialist) och Bonnie Holmström (Project Assistant).

Vinge contributes to IUMI Eye

International Union of Marine Insurers (IUMI) is preparing for its first web based conference – Stockholm 2020 – of which Vinge is a proud sponsor. In the latest edition of IUMI Eye, published just in time for the conference, Vinge’s Paula Bäckdén and Sweden Insurance’s senior advisor Mikaela Tamm discuss the implications of waiving liability limitations.
September 15, 2020

Vinge – Best law firm for female business lawyers

Vinge has been awarded “Best Nordic Business Law Firm for Women” at the European Women in Business Law Awards which took place in London on 10 September. For the eighth time, Vinge has won the award as the law firm which has been most successful in relation to its gender equality work.
September 10, 2020

Clarification of the interpretation of ”nearest suitable railway station”

Road transport performed by Samskip Sia in Sweden has been confirmed to be within the framework of a permitted combined transport through a decision of the Administrative court of Falun in Sweden. The central question in the case was how to interpret the term “nearest suitable railway station”
June 30, 2020