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Vinge represented iZettle AB in connection with fundraising

October 31, 2011

iZettle AB has made an directed issuance of new shares and issuance of warrants of EUR 8.2 million to venture capital firms Index Ventures and Creandum and Charles Dunstone, managing director and co-founder of The Carphone Warehouse, to be able to develop its payment service and expand outside of Sweden.

iZettle AB enables business entrepreneurs and private persons to make transactions with credit cards by downloading iZettle AB:s app to iPhone or iPad (with or without chip-card reader).

Vinga represented iZettle AB and the team consisted of partner Henrik Wenckert and associates Josefin Nowén, Maria Eierborg and Katarina Rykowska.

Vinge presents the Swedish chapter for the 2022 version of The Legal 500: Private Equity Country Comparative Guide

The guide provides an overview of the Swedish Private Equity market and the salient legislation in connection with PE transactions in Sweden.
January 11, 2022

The prohibition imposed by EU law on complying with secondary sanctions laid down by the United States against Iran may be relied on in civil proceedings

On Tuesday 21 December, the EU Court of Justice delivered its long-awaited judgment in the Bank Melli Iran case (Case C-124/20) on the interpretation of the EU Blocking Statute regarding compliance with third country sanctions. According to the Court, the prohibition imposed by EU law on complying with secondary sanctions laid down by the United States against Iran may be relied on in civil proceedings. Following the Court’s judgment, anyone seeking to terminate a contract with a person or business subject to US sanctions must thoroughly consider if the termination is motivated by other reasons than the existing sanctions and reflect on whether to apply to the Commission for a derogation from the Blocking Statute.
December 23, 2021

The EU Commission proposes a new tool to counter the use of economic coercion by third countries

The European Commission has proposed a new regulation that will provide it with tools to counteract economic coercion from third countries with measures such as tariffs and imports restrictions.
December 13, 2021