March 27, 2017
Sunstorm Holding AB divests remaining shareholding in Scandic
Sunstorm Holding AB (a company controlled by EQT V Limited which is advised by EQT Partners with Accent Equity 2003 fund as co-investor) has entered into agreements to divest shares corresponding to approximately 20 per cent of the total number of shares...
March 23, 2017
Providence Equity Partners agrees to acquire MTG’s Baltic TV and radio business
Providence Equity Partners agrees to acquire MTG's Baltic TV and radio business MTG has signed an agreement to sell its free-TV, pay-TV, digital and radio businesses in the Baltic region to Providence Equity Partners, a premier global asset management fir...
March 17, 2017
Mannheimer Swartling most attractive law firm among university students for 15th consecutive year according to Universum’s FöretagsBarometern
For the 15th year in a row, Mannheimer Swartling has been ranked as the most attractive law firm to work for by law students in Sweden. The firm receives this award for the 15th consecutive year. The firm’s popularity outside the legal services category...
March 2, 2017
Annual Report 2016
Despite the political turmoil and an increasingly widespread uncertainty about the economic situation, Mannheimer Swartling can look back on yet another successful year. We are still ranked number one in Sweden - both by clients in international ratings...
February 3, 2017
Newsletter Dispute Resolution, January 2017
The Arbitration Rules and the Expedited Rules of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce have recently undergone a number of significant changes. The revisions came into force on 1 January 2017 and have been prepared by a committee...
October 20, 2016
Data flows – Allowing free trade agreements to strengthen the GDPR
This report provides a legal analysis of two potentially conflicting fields of interest; cross-border data flows and protection of personal data, and how they both would be served by being addressed and balanced in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment P...
June 7, 2016
Effective dispute resolution through evolution
Faster deals and internationally accepted judgments. These are some of the reasons why arbitration is the most common way to resolve business disputes. But since international arbitration is based on "best practice", rather than written laws and rules, la...
May 25, 2016
New EU rules will strengthen personal data protection
High fines – up to four percent of global sales – threaten companies that violate the new EU rules on processing of personal data. "This revolutionary change in the rules covers all enterprises in the EU, as well as companies in the rest of the world that...