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Press releases and law firm thought leadership

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New partners at Gärde Wesslau Gothenburg

March 2014. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

The lawyers Lars Svärd, John Pellegrini and Robert Moldén have been appointed as new partners at Gärde Wesslau law firm's Gothenburg office.

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Gärde Wesslau expands

March 2014. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Gärde Wesslau continues the expansion and enhancement of its international expertise in Gothenburg by recruiting lawyer Sofie Strempel.

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New lawyer

September 2012. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Clas Jörgensen is new associate lawyer at Gärde Wesslau, Helsingborg.

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ITAB Shop Concept AB acquires, through its subsidiary, the Maxted Holding Group in the UK

June 2012. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

ITAB Shop Concept AB acquires, through its subsidiary, the Maxted Holding Group in the UK

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Robert Moldén contributes to new book on international antitrust litigation

May 2012. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Robert Moldén at Gärde Wesslaus Gothenburg office has authored a chapter in the book "International Antitrust Litigation – Conflict of Laws and Coordination", which recently has been published by Hart Publishing.

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New lawyer at Gärde Wesslau

May 2012. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Hans Nordström, Gärde Wesslau office in Gothenburg, was earlier in May admitted member of the Swedish Bar Association.

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Robert Moldén lectured in competition and public procurement law at the...

May 2012. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

the Universities of Stockholm and Gothenburg

Robert Moldén is Head of the Gärde Wesslau Competition Law Practice Group; he is also a Doctoral Candidate in competition and public procurement law at the University of Lund.

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New lawyer at Gärde Wesslau Stockholm

March 2012. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Ms. Andrea Hamrin started as an associate lawyer at Gärde Wesslau´s Stockholm office on March 1, 2012.

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New partner!

January 2012. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Bo Thomaeus at Gärde Wesslau´s office in Stockholm has been promoted to partner.

Bo Thomaeus has, with an interruption for service at the district courts, worked with commercial law since 2004. He is the head of the Commercial Contracts Law Practice Group and predominately works with drafting and reviewing commercial agreements as well as general commercial litigation and arbitration.

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The Swedish IPRED case – uncertainty remains after AG opinion

December 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Advocate General Niilo Jäskinen has opined on the right of private copyright holders to obtain personal data on suspected copyright infringers from ISPs. But the opinion is open to interpretation and raises new questions concerning a possible need for additional legislation.

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Aktiebolaget STOKAB has gained a victory in the Cort of Appeal

November 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Ulf Forsgren, lawyer and partner at Gärde Wesslau, and his associate Anneli Lönnborg, has successfully represented STOKAB in a case regarding recovery (Svea Court of Appeal Case No. T 4422-11).

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New associate lawyer at Gärde Wesslau

October 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Ms. Jessica Nilsson is the latest addition to Gärde Wesslau office in Gothenburg.

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Gärde Wesslau advices in Broadcom Corporation´s acquisition

September 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Gärde Wesslau has, together with the American law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, adviced Broadcom Corporation in their acquisition of NetLogic Microsystems Inc.

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New lawyer at Gärde Wesslau

September 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Karin Strandberg is new lawyer at Gärde Wesslau´s office in Malmö.

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Gärde Wesslau has successfully represented Aktiebolaget Stokab

September 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

The lawyers Ulf Forsgren and Anneli Lönnborg at Gärde Wesslau have been engaged by Aktiebolaget Stokab (´Stokab´), which is owned by the company group Stockholms Stadshus AB, and successfully represented the company in a case against IP-Only Telecommunication Networks AB (´IP-Only´) at the District Court in Uppsala.

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ITAB Shop Concept AB acquires Nordic Light Group AB

August 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Gärde Wesslau assisted ITAB Shop Concept AB (publ) in a company acquisition.

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New partner at Gärde Wesslau

June 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Kristoffer Jacobsson at the office in Jönköping became on June 1, 2011, partner at the law firm.

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Gärde Wesslau - Law Firm of the Year

June 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Gärde Wesslau has won the award Law Firm of the Year - Corporate and Banking & Finance, Sweden as appointed by DealMakers Monthly Magazine.

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Gärde Wesslau has successfully represented the Legal, Financial and Administrative Services Agency

March 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Ulf Forsgren and Claes Essén, both lawyers at Gärde Wesslau, have successfully represented the state through Legal, Financial and Administrative Services Agency (´Kammarkollegiet´) against Björn Jansson och Peter Jansson (´the Land Owners´) in the Supreme Environmental court.

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General meetings in 2011: new rules for listed companies

March 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

The Swedish Parliament has approved new rules which mainly apply to the general meetings of listed companies. Bo Thomaeus, senior associate, continues to write for International Law Office.

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Stockholm office moves to new premises

March 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

The Stockholm office has from February 28, 2011 relocated to even more central premises.

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Gärde Wesslau has successfully represented Aktiebolaget Stokab

March 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

The lawyers Ulf Forsgren and Anneli Lönnborg at Gärde Wesslau have been engaged by Aktiebolaget Stokab (´Stokab´), which is owned by the company group Stockholms Stadshus AB, and successfully represented the company in a case against IP-Only Telecommunication Networks AB (´IP-Only´) at the District Court in Uppsala.

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New partners

February 2011. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Gärde Wesslau has got two new partners, placed in Stockholm.

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New lawyer at Gärde Wesslau

November 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Kristoffer Jacobsson was on November 12, 2010, admitted member of the Swedish Bar Association.

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New associate lawyer at Gärde Wesslau

November 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Patrica Jonsell is new associate lawyer at the Stockholm office.

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New lawyer at Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå

November 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Bo Thomaeus was on October 15, 2010, admitted member of the Swedish Bar Association.

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New lawyer at Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå

October 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Bo Thomaeus became on October 15, 2010, member of the Swedish Bar Association.

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Sabine Söndergaard vid Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå utsedd till ny VD för Göteborg & Co

September 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Advokaten Sabine Söndergaard vid Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrås Göteborgskontor har rekryterats som VD för Göteborg & Co.

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Petter Holm of the Stockholm office has contributed to European Food & Feed Law Review, no 3, 2010

September 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

The article analyzes and criticizes a recent decision from the Swedish Chancellor of Justice, which denies state liability for losses caused by a misleading information campaign launched by the National Food Authority and the Medical Products Agency against certain food supplements.

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Petra Loodberg new member of the Swedish Bar Association

June 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

June 3, 2010, Petra Loodberg became a member of the Swedish Bar Association.

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Mackrell International

May 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Gunnar Hjertquist has been elected Chairman.

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New lawyer at Gärde Wesslau

April 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Sandra Kristensen is a new lawyer at Gärde Wesslau, Borås.

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Allocate Software plc. acquires Time Care AB

February 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Gärde Wesslau did represent Allocate Software plc. when it entered the Nordic market through acquisition of Time Care AB.

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Rasta Group AB (publ) acquires Grand Hotel Opera from Brandel Invest & Förvaltning AB

January 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

This deal will mean that Rasta Group AB (publ) is acquiring both the business (Grand Hotel Opera) and the 9,000 square metre property (Nordstan Hotell & Förvaltning) from Brandel Invest & Förvaltning AB, which is owned by the Brandel.

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Lisa Länta: working at the Intermediate Court of Appeal for Upper Norrland

January 2010. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

On 2 October 2009, Lisa Länta was admitted as a member of Swedish Bar Association, and thus qualified as an advokat. On the same day, Lisa was granted a special dispensation allowing her to be called in to serve on an appellate court.

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Interpretation of contract – Were contract documents contradictory or not?

November 2009. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

As a result of a public procurement, the municipality of Täby, north of Stockholm, contracted with Taxi 020 Specialbuss AB, for the transport of children, physically disabled and elderly, over at period of 2,5 years. Taxi 020 Specialbuss AB’s offer included a price list, according to which the minimum price for a transport was set at the price for one hour. Another document in the offer indicated that the minimum price for transports across a county border equaled 1,5 hours.

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Gärde Wesslau named as BANKING & FINANCE LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR - SWEDEN

September 2009. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Gärde Wesslau honoured by ACQ Finance Magazine.

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Gärde Wesslau honoured by ACQ Finance Magazine

August 2009. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Gärde Wesslau named as BANKING & FINANCE LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR - SWEDEN

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Crispin Porter & Bogusky officially opens in Europe through the acquisition of Daddy

July 2009. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Gärde Wesslau law firm did assist the American agency Crispin Porter & Bogusky at the acquisition.

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MOST TRUSTED LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR - NORDIC = Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå!

June 2009. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

The well-regarded British M&A publication, ‘ACQ Finance Magazine’ conducts an annual, independent poll to reward outstanding M&A firms. This year Gärde Wesslau has been honoured to be named ‘Most Trusted Law Firm of the Year – Nordic’ in recognition of its work on a series of high-profile international deals.

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New partners at Gärde Wesslau

April 2009. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Martin Bergander, Michael Wiik and Jens Petersson are since 1 January 2009 new partners of Gärde Wesslau.

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New associate lawyer

April 2009. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Since 1 February 2009 Cecilia Hesslén is an associate lawyer at our office in Gothenburg.

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New lawyers at Gärde Wesslau, Stockholm

April 2009. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Kajsa Sandström and Olof Jungnelius are new associates at Gärde Wesslau, Stockholm.

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A delegation from the Cabinet office of the Japanese National Government visits Gärde Wesslau

April 2009. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

The Cabinet office of the Japanese National Government is interested in the Swedish Group Proceedings Act.

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Riverside/Keycast AB acquire AAA Mekoteknik AB

December 2008. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Gärde Wesslau represented Riverside and Keycast AB in their acquisition of AAA Mekoteknik AB, a Halmstad based company specialized in machining of steel components.

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Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå acted legal advisor when Litorina Kapital acquired Coromatic Holding AB

April 2008. Press Releases by Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå (view listing).

Partner Mr. Jürgen Conzen, assisted by Ms. Clarissa Fröberg and Ms. Magdalena Huber, led the team representing the management and the vendors of Coromatic AB.

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Legal Developments by:
Wesslau Söderqvist Advokatbyrå

  • Interpretation of English phrases under Swedish law

    A recent Court of Appeal case illustrates the risk that parties (and their counsel) run when an agreement is governed by a law of a different language from that used in the agreement itself. Due to the chairman's casting vote, the otherwise split decision came down in favour of one dictionary translation.
    - Gärde Wesslau Advokatbyrå

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