October 12, 2017
Accent closes its 2017 fund at target of SEK 3 billion
Mannheimer Swartling has advised Accent Equity in connection with the formation and the subsequent closing of Accent Equity 2017 at its target of SEK 3 billion. Accent Equity 2017 is based on Jersey and will be advised by its Swedish advisor, Accent Equi...
October 10, 2017
Altor acquires BTI Studios
Altor Fund IV has acquired BTI Studios, a leading global localization player, from Carlyle European Technology Partners II. BTI Studios provides dubbing, subtitling and access services in over 50 languages to Video-on-Demand platforms, major film studios...
October 18, 2017
Mannheimer Swartling publishes the third edition of the book A Guide to Commercial Dispute Resolution
In September the third edition of the book "A Guide to Commercial Dispute Resolution" was launched. The book provides a structured review of the different dispute resolution alternatives available to parties. The guide also provides concrete advice...
September 29, 2017
Mannheimer Swartling highest ranked in TNS Sifo Prospera client survey for the fifth year in a row
For the fifth consecutive year, Mannheimer Swartling has been ranked highest in the category "Overall performance" in TNS Sifo Prospera's annual survey, 1 Law Firm Review, where in-house lawyers and executives evaluate their cooperation with law firms in...
September 29, 2017
Swedish Takeovers - Legal Update
The Swedish Corporate Governance Board has recently published revised Takeover Rules. It is expected that the revised rules will enter into force on 1 November 2017. This alert summarises certain proposed key changes.
June 21, 2017
Report – EU FDI Screening
Concerns regarding foreign direct investment in the European Union ("EU") are on the rise. Earlier this year, three EU Member States asked the European Commission to draft legislation to screen foreign direct investment ("FDI screening"). Subsequently, th...
August 4, 2017
"Very few people fit into a given template"
Interview with Per Josefson, Partner of the practice group Intellectual Property, Marketing and Media.From Mannheimer Swartling's Sustainability Report 2016. What do you, as an intellectual property lawyer, work with?Intellectual property law consists of...
August 2, 2017
When the adviser becomes investigator
It takes a long time to build client, employee and shareholder trust. However, it can quickly be reduced or even lost. This is something Telia Company, Swedbank, Nordea, SCA and many other companies are well aware of. Nowadays, the issue of trust affects...