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Bertil Villard from Vinge is part of a new committee that investigates AP funds

December 03, 2007

The committee, appointed by Mats Odell, the minister for financial markets, will evaluate the guidelines of the AP funds regarding environment, ethics and corporate governance. The report will focus on the extent and the structure of the organisation that considers ethical and environmental issues in Sweden as well as internationally, etc. The committee will also be able to propose new guidelines or changes if required.

The committee consists of Ulla-Carin Giertz MBA, professor Hans De Geer and advokat Bertil Villard.

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