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Press releases and law firm thought leadership

This page is dedicated to keeping readers informed of the latest news and thought leadership articles from law firms across the globe.

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Delphi named IT/Telecom Law Firm of the Year

November 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

BG Research’s Client Barometer 2012 names Delphi as IT/Telecom Law Firm of the Year. The award reflects the fact that the majority of Swedish buyers of legal services state that their first choice of law firm would be Delphi when IT/Telecom legal advice is needed.

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Delphi advised Perusa Partners in the acquisition of SEM

November 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Advokatfirman Delphi has together with Ernst & Young Law GmbH advised Perusa Partners Fund 2 LP in the acquisition of SEM Aktiebolag and its subsidiary SEM Technology Suzhou Co. Ltd in China from the energy and environmental technology group Opcon.

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Delphi advised Cherry AB on its sale of the business area Maritima Spel

November 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Advokatfirman Delphi has assisted Cherry AB (publ) on the sale of their business area Maritima Spel, the transaction was closed on 8 November 2012.

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Delphi advised Peab on the sale of properties in Östersund

October 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Advokatfirman Delphi has assisted Peab on its sale of properties in Stadsdel Norr in Östersund. The acquiring company is Dalripan Fastigheter AB and the transaction has a value of SEK 220 million.

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Delphi support suggestion for a new Procurement Authority to be...

October 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

founded – submission regarding the opinion “The future for the Procurement Assistance”, SOU 2012:32

Earlier this year, the Inquiry regarding Procurement Services published its opinion “The future for the Procurement Assistance”. The Inquiry’s mission is to propose how procurement assistance should be coordinated in order to increase competence, availability, consistency and visibility for procurement market participants. Partner Anna Ulfsdotter Forssell and associate Sara-Li Olovsson shortly summarize Delphi’s comments on the proposal circulated for consideration below. 

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Three new partners at Delphi

September 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi's team of partners is strengthened this September by three additional lawyers.

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Delphi advised Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA on the sale of its business supplying...

September 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

liquefied petroleum gas

Delphi advised Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (TSX: ATD.A, ATD.B), on the sale of its business supplying liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to industrial and commercial customers in Norway and Sweden. Buyer is DCC Energy and the transaction was announced on 4 September 2012.

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Delphi advised Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA on the sale of its business supplying...

September 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

liquefied petroleum gas

Delphi advised Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (TSX: ATD.A, ATD.B), on the sale of its business supplying liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to industrial and commercial customers in Norway and Sweden. Buyer is DCC Energy and the transaction was announced on 4 September 2012. 

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Delphi advisor to Anthon B Nilsen Education AB on acquisition of shares in Medlearn AB

September 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Anthon B Nilsen Education has concluded an agreement on the acquisition of the major part of the shares in the Swedish company Medlearn AB, with operations spread over Sweden. Medlearn conducts education within the healthcare and dentistry sectors. Medlearn has a turnover of app SEK 60 million.

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National Electric Vehicle Sweden AB has finalized acquisition of the Saab Automobile bankruptcy esta

September 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

National Electric Vehicle Sweden AB (NEVS) today announced that the company has finalized its acquisition of the main assets of Saab Automobile AB, Saab Automobile Powertrain AB and Saab Automobile Tools AB, effective August 31, 2012.

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Delphi advises NIBE on acquisition of Akvaterm

August 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has assisted NIBE Industrier AB (publ) when they signed an agreement to acquire 70 per cent stake in Finnish Akvaterm Oy.

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Delphi advises Exotic Matter AB on its sale of Naiad fluid simulation technology

August 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has advised Exotic Matter AB on its sale of Naiad fluid simulation technology to Autodesk Inc. The technology has been used to produce 3D fluid animations in several major Hollywood productions.

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Delphi advises Actic AB’s management on its sale of Actic AB to IK Investment

August 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has assisted the management of Actic AB in connection with the acquisition of Actic AB from FSN Capital to IK Investment.

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Delphi advises Actic AB’s management on its sale of Actic AB to IK Investment

August 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has assisted the management of Actic AB in connection with the acquisition of Actic AB from FSN Capital to IK Investment.

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Delphi advises Exotic Matter AB on its sale of Naiad fluid simulation technology

August 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has advised Exotic Matter AB on its sale of Naiad fluid simulation technology to Autodesk Inc. The technology has been used to produce 3D fluid animations in several major Hollywood productions.

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Delphi advises Lagercrantz Group on acquisition of Thermod AB

August 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has advised Lagercrantz Group on the acquisition of the Swedish company, Thermod AB and the Polish company, Ampol Serwis Sp.zo.o and its subsidiary Thermod Polska Sp.zo.o.

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Delphi advises Northzone on investment in Widespace

July 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Widespace operates Widespace mobile advertising, an advertisement management system it developed itself for the display of advertisements in mobile applications, which is aimed at mobile advertisers and publishers on an international market. Together with Northzone, the Industrifonden foundation is taking part in this investment round.

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Delphi recruits Mats Boman

June 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Mats Boman will join Advokatfirman Delphi as partner 1 September 2012 at the latest. Mats Boman will join Delphi from White & Case LLP where he has been a partner since 2004.

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Delphi advises Northzone on investment iZettle

June 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has advised Northzone on its investment in iZettle.

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Delphi advisor to NIBE Industrier AB (publ.) on acquisition of shares in Eltwin A/S

June 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphiadvised Nibe on its acquisition of the Danish company, Eltwin A/S.

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Delphi advisor to ProStrakan on Orexo transaction

June 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has advised ProStrakan on the Orexo transaction in which distribution rights for the drug AbstralÂź are divided between Orexo and ProStrakan.

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Delphi advises on merger of OK-Q8 AB and Q8 Danmark A/S

May 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi is advising OK-Q8 AB on the formation of a new Scandinavian group through OKQ8 AB’S acquisition of shares in Q8 Danmark A/S from Kuwait Petroleum Europe BV. Kromann Reumert in Copenhagen advised on the legal due diligence in Denmark.

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Delphi highly ranked again by Chambers

May 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has once again been highly ranked for its practice by the well-respected ranking institute, Chambers and Partners. In their guide, Chambers Europe, they rank Delphi’s expertise as amongst the foremost in Sweden in several areas and they also give special mention to several lawyers who have individually demonstrated particularly strong performance.

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Delphi advised Redevco on sale of six retail properties to Rockspring

May 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Redevco has disposed of a portfolio of Swedish retail properties to Rockspring, with Vencom as co-investor. The property stock, which consists of six properties, is located in Stockholm, Malmö, Lund, BorÄs and VesterÄs with a total floor area of approximately 45 000 square metres.

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Delphi advised LSC Invest AB on its sale of Olof Persson Innovation AB

May 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

LSC Invest AB has sold Olof Persson Innovation AB to Connecting Capital. Delphi advised LSC Invest AB on the transaction. The financial advisor was Jonas Lundgren from KPMG Corporate Finance.

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Delphi advises Fouriertransform AB on investment

April 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The state-owned venture-capital company, Fouriertransform AB has invested in ArcCore AB in Göteborg through a private placement.

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FCPA and The UK Anti-Bribery Act: One year later – Seminar

April 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

We have the pleasure to invite you to attend

FCPA and The UK Anti-Bribery Act: One year later

Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2012

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Delphi advises Greencarrier on establishment in Poland

April 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Greencarrier AB has established business in Poland through its acquisition of Transpoint International (PL) Sp. z.o.o. The seller was the Finnish state-owned transport and railway company VR group via a subsidiary.

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Delphi advises PostNord group on acquisition

April 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

PostNord’s wholly owned subsidiary, TidningstjĂ€nst AB has acquired Svensk Morgondistribution KB’s operations.

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Delphi advised CapMan and Eastavab Group Oy on the Starlight transaction

April 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Eastavab Group Oy, an audiovisual equipment rental and event organising company jointly owned by CapMan Buyout IX fund and the management team, has agreed to merge with Swedish United Audio Starlight AB (”Starlight”).

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Delphi’s EU and Competition and Public Procurement Law practice group is once again ranked high by

April 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Legal 500 

The law firm Delphi has once again received a high ranking for its EU and Competition Law and Public Procurement practice group. The well renowned ranking institute Legal 500 ranks Delphi high in its EU and Competition guide where Public procurement is included. Anna Ulfsdotter Forssell, partner and head of the practice group, is also one of seven Swedish lawyers ranked as “leading individual” within the area.

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Delphi’s IP group highly ranked again this year by Chambers

March 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi’s intellectual property practice is yet again ranked highly. The highly-respected ranking institute, Chambers and Partners ranks Delphi’s IP group highly in its Chambers Global Guide and additionally recognizes two Delphi lawyers for their individual performances.

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Delphi advised Image Systems AB (pub) on its issue of a fully underwritten rights issue and on...

March 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

its acquisition of RemaControl Sweden Aktiebolag and Sawco Holding AB

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Delphi advises Extenda Holding AB on its sale of Extenda Finance Solutions AB

March 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi advised Extenda Holding AB on its sale of Extenda Finance Solutions AB to Emric. Delphi lawyers, PÀr Abrahamson and Per-Ivar Svensson headed up the team assisted by Micael Karlsson and Therese Jönsson.

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SAVE THE DATE 15 MAY 2012 IN STOCKHOLM

March 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

American Chamber of Commerce in Sweden and New York State Bar Association will on May 15, 2012, arrange an afternoon presentation on the FCPA, UK Anti Bribery Act and the coming amendments of the Swedish Bribery Act. Mark Brzezinski, US Ambassador to Sweden and former anti-corruption lawyer, will share the US current views on corruption, what is and will be done from a US perspective.

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Delphi Seminar - 21 March Stockholm

March 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Key Aspects of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive

Delphi and Arendt & Medernach are delighted to invite you to a joint afternoon seminar followed by a drinks reception.

The seminar will cover the following topics related to the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD): 

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Delphi considers introduction of Swedish legislation on state aid as positive

March 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has submitted a referral concerning the Official Government Report on Illegal State Aid (SOU 2011:69).

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Delphi has advised Olof Lindgren on its acquisition of a real estate from HumlegÄrden

March 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has advised Olof Lindgren on its acquisition of a real estate from HumlegĂ„rden. The name of the building is HĂ€rolden 1 and the address is Kungsbroplan 2/Fleminggatan 1 in Stockholm. The real estate, established in 1884, experienced a major rebuilding in 1999 when it was owned by Ångpanneföreningen. The Delphi team was lead by partner Magnus Björkander.

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Delphi predicts rise in real-estate transactions

March 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The Swedish real-estate market is attractive for foreign investors and Delphi has seen a clear increase in interest.

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Delphi IT lawyer favorite with in-house counsel

February 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi partner Johan Kahn is seen by clients as the best IT lawyer in Sweden. Johan Kahn heads Delphi’s TMT/Intellectual Property group, which is ranked among the foremost in the world[1].

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Delphi advises on major land development project

February 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Warehousing and industrial space of 85 000 square metres is to be constructed on a plot of 120 000 square metres in Göteborg .

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Major investment in wind power

February 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has advised Greenextreme AB in obtaining SEK 30 million in its first round of raising capital for investments in wind farms.

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Delphi advised Diligentia on detailed development plans regarding Mörby shopping mall

February 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi advised property-company Diligentia in the work with the appealed plans for refurbishment of the Mörby shopping mall.

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Delphi Östergötland gets new managing partner

February 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

From 1 January this year, Delphi gets a new managing partner for Linköping and Norrköping. Oscar Brandin has been with Delphi since 1999 and succeeds Christopher Bona who is stepping down after six years as managing partner.

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Two new partners at Delphi

February 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

On 1 January 2012, Elisabeth Eklund and Anna Ribenfors were appointed as partners at Delphi.

Elisabeth Eklund has been with Delphi since 2005 and has worked with competition law since 1998. Elisabeth is also an expert in matters concerning regulatory markets such as pharmaceuticals and medical technology. Elisabeth is ranked by Chambers, PLC Which Lawyer? and Legal 500 in EU/competition law, regulatory issues in life sciences and dispute resolution. 

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Press release: Regarding Saab Automobile in receivership

January 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

There has been great pressure on the official receivers to provide information. We regret that we have not been able to meet this demand and hope that you will understand that time constraints mean that we are unable to respond to all enquiries. As previously promised, we will continually provide information on our work as it becomes available and for this purpose have started the website www.konkursboet.se .

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Saab employees to get salaries before Christmas

January 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The receivers for Saab Automobile AB, Saab Automobile Powertrain AB and Saab Automobile Tools AB(Saab insolvency) announce that salaries for Saab employees will be paid out starting today, 21 December 2011. Salaries should, therefore, be in employee’s accounts by Friday 23 December at the latest.

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Press release: Saab receiver appointed

January 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Two lawyers, Hans L. Bergqvist from Delphi in Göteborg and Anne-Marie Pouteaux from Wistrand in Göteborg have been appointed as receivers for Saab Automobile AB, Saab Automobile Powertrain AB and Saab Automobile Tools AB (Saab insolvency).

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New standard agreement for IT industry

January 2012. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has assisted The Swedish Association of Software Industry (SPI) in preparing new standard agreements for the IT industry. Recently published are standard agreements for cloud services and software-as-a-service as well as a partner agreement. The aim of these is to make it simpler for Swedish companies to sell modern IT services and to be able to grow through partnerships.

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Delphi advises Addtech on acquisition of Rollco group

December 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Addtech Components,  a business area in the  Addtech Group, has entered into an agreement to acquire all shares in Rollco Holding AB. Rollco is a leading supplier of components and solutions for linear transport and automation for the manufacturing industry in the Swedish and Danish Markets. The Rollco group also has operations in the other Nordic countries and in Taiwan.

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Delphi advises Nibe Industries on its acquisition of shares in Enertech Global

November 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has been the legal advisor to Nibe Industries in connection with the acquisition of ten per cent of the shares in Enertech Global. Delphi’s team consisted of Per-Ivar Svensson (partner) and Anders Jemail (partner).

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Delphi advises on significant pharma deal

November 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has been legal advisor to DuoCort AB in connection with the sale of its subsidiary DuoCort Pharma AB to the NASDAQ listed biopharmaceutical company Viropharma Inc. Delphi’s team consisted of Anders Jemail (partner), Per Lagerkvist (partner) and Micael Karlsson (associate).

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Delphi has advised Saveur on its acquisition of Formidabel

October 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Saveur SAS has acquired Formidabel i Malmö AB. Saveur belongs to the Savena Group, which is a European ingredients specialist for food industries. Formidabel is working with production and sales to producers in the food industry within the area taste and functionality.

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Delphi gets top marks among Swedish law firms

October 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The TNS Sifo Prospera’s survey of buyers of legal services, gave Delphi top marks. Delphi is ranked as the best firm for business acumen, problem solving and innovative abilities, understanding the client’s needs and follow-up. Overall, Delphi is ranked as third best law firm in Sweden.

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Delphi Advised Perusa on its Acquisition of Dynasafe

October 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Perusa Partners Fund I LP has through its subsidiary Area Clearance Services Sweden AB acquired Dynasafe International AB and subsidiaries.

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Delphi named Swedish Banking Law Firm of the Year 2011

September 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has been named by Global Law Experts (GLE) as 2011 Swedish Banking Law Firm of the Year. The award is based on references from clients, the legal matters handled by Delphi during the year, rankings, publications, contribution to seminars, the firm’s reputation and how individual lawyers in the team have performed. Clas Romander was the individual lawyer who received most votes in banking and finance in Sweden.

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Delphi recommended in IT, media and telecommunications

September 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The British ranking institute, PLC Which Lawyer has recommended Delphi as adviser in TMT (Technology, Media, Telecommunications).

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Delphi Advised Gilde Buy Out Partners on Acquisition of Spandex Group

September 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has together with Kirkland & Ellis International LLP advised Gilde Buy Out Partners on the acquisition of Spandex Group from Gerber Scientific, Inc., by Spandex management and funds managed by Gilde.

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Delphi has advised NIBE Industrier AB (publ)

September 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has advised NIBE Industrier AB (publ) on its acquisition of the Element Division of Emerson Electric Co., USA

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Seminar - EU Public Procurement Forum

August 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

A comparative assessment of the current status and future developments of European public procurement.

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Peter Utterström rewarded

July 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

2011 Best Male Support has been awarded Peter Utterström.

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HĂ„kan Lans allegations are firmly denied

July 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The inventor HĂ„kan Lans alleges that the US law firm Aducci Mastriani & Schaumberg and Delphi has acted in a manner which Lans claims is incorrect. These allegations are firmly denied and the matter may have to be settled in a court of law; as it seems in the US.

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New Insurance Business Act

July 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

A new Insurance Business Act (Sw. FörsÀkringsrörelselag) (2010:2043) will come into effect on 1 April 2011.

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Find out how it feels to have an entire law firm at your disposal.

July 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Just as summer arrives, Delphi will be changing its look. Our new logo conveys even more clearly the new thinking and the desire for change which characterises Delphi so well. Meanwhile, something rather historic is taking place; Delphi is namely the first Swedish law firm to have its own mobile app.

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Delphi has assisted Panduro Hobby in the acquisition of the Dutch company Pipoos

July 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Panduro Hobby has acquired a majority stake in the Dutch company Pipoos which company is equivalent to the Swedish company Panduro Hobby and market leading in Holland and Belgium.

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The Federal Reserve's Role in Providing Liquidity during the Global Financial Crisis

May 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The house was full at Delphi Lawfirm when they, together with AmCham, invited to a lecture with Professor Christian Johnson, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. Professor Johnson made a presentation about the Federal Reserve’s role during the global financial crisis.

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Delphi’s response on the modernization of EU public procurement policy

May 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

 

Delphi’s response to the European Commission’s Green Paper on the modernization of EU public procurement policy

 

Delphi has submitted a response to the European Commission’s consultation on the modernization of EU public procurement policy – towards amore efficient European Procurement Market.

 

The main points of Delphi’s response are as follows.

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Codes of Conduct in the Swedish Business Sector

May 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has together with KPMG Forensic, in association with students from Stockholm University and Stockholm School of Economics, conducted a study regarding codes of conduct in the Swedish business sector. The team has consisted of Johan Kahn and Jenni WaltrĂ© from Advokatfirman Delphi, Martin KrĂŒger and Karolina Nilsson from KPMG Forensic, Karin Adamson, Faculty of Law at Stockholm University, Joakim Hagberg and Gustav Jönsson, Faculty of Law at Stockholm University/Stockholm School of Economics.

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Delphi advised Interoute Communications Ltd on its acquisition of Swedish Visual Conference Group AB

May 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has advised Interoute Communications Ltd, owner and operator of Europe’s largest next-generation network, in their acquisition of Visual Conference Group (VCG), the leading provider of managed telepresence services in Scandinavia. Visual Conference Group, named Videokonferensbolaget in Sweden, delivers video conferencing to companies and organizations in over fifty countries.

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Delphi highly recommended in life sciences by PLC Which Lawyer

April 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi's life sciences practice is ranked as Highly recommended by PLC Which Lawyer? . This year PLC Which Lawyer? included ten Swedish law firms in its evaluation of firms with expertise in the life sciences field. Delphi's life sciences practice is ranked among the three most highly regarded in Sweden.

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The EU-Commission proposed the introduction of the Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base (“CCCTB"

April 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The purpose is to reduce administrative burden, compliance cost and uncertainties for
companies with presence in more than two member states. According to the analysis
made by the EU-commission the expected saving to corporations affected by this
is estimated to Euro 700 Million annually in compliance cost and Euro 1,3 Billion by
consolidation.

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Delphi strengthens its banking and finance group with new partner

March 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Marcus Nivinger joined Delphi’s financial services group at the Stockholm office as new partner on 1 February 2011.

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Competition law courses at Stockholm Unviersity

February 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Elisabeth Eklund teaches at the course Competition Law and the Master of European Law at Stockholm University regarding ”Procedural Rules” (4 February) and ”the Pharmaceutial Sector” (2 March).

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Delphi co-operates with MĂ©decins Sans FrontiĂšres

January 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi supports MĂ©decins Sans FrontiĂšres (MSF) in Sweden.

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Delphi – Sweden’s most proactive law firm

January 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has the country’s most proactive lawyers, shows a new survey of buyers of legal services.

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Erica Johansson new partner in Delphi's Banking and Finance Group

January 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Erica Johansson has joined Delphi as partner in the Banking and Finance Group. Erica Johansson previously worked at Mayer Brown International LLP in London and has also worked at Allen & Overy LLP in London for several years.

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New legislation on payment services

January 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

As of 1 August 2010, two new pieces of legislation governing payment services came into force; the Payment Services Act (Sw. Lag (2010:751) om betaltjÀnster) and the Act on Unauthorised Transactions with Payment Instruments (Sw. Lag (2010:738) om obehöriga transaktioner med betalningsinstrument).

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Delphi Göteborg announces two new partners

January 2011. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The Delphi Göteborg office has appointed Erik Kjaer and Johan Lövbrand Nilsson as partners from 1 January 2011. Erik's work is mainly in real estate and construction as well as in dispute resolution. Johan works mainly within corporate law, mergers and acquisitions.

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Delphi – Sweden’s most proactive law firm

December 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has the country’s most proactive lawyers in 2010, shows a new survey of buyers of legal services. Delphi also came a good second in the “Law Firm of the Year” award.

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Delphi advises on divestment of real property portfolios to Första AP Fonden-company (AP1)

December 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi advises the companies Boligutleie Holding I AS and Hyresfastigheter Holding I AB in their divestment of the entire real property portfolio and Boligutleie Holding III AS and Hyresfastigheter Holding III AB who, via a subsidiary, divests approximately 20 % of its real property portfolio.  

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Delphi assists Isconova AB (publ) with the listing at First North

November 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Isconova is a Swedish company that is specialized in research and development of vaccines and adjuvants.  Isconova has a patented technology for production of adjuvants and a strong product platform, production and sales of adjuvants. Within the company there are a number of partnerships with leading international vaccine- and pharmaceutical companies. InnovationsKapital is the major owner of Isconova since 2008.

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Who’s Who Legal ranks Delphi lawyers among the world's leading IT experts

November 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Agne Lindberg, Johan Kahn and Henrik Bengtsson, all partners with Delphi's ITC/IP practice, have been ranked as leading experts within Internet & E-commerce by Who’s Who Legal that ranks the world's leading experts within their respective fields.

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New partner in Delphi's Banking and Finance Group

November 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Erica Johansson has joined Delphi as partner in the Banking and Finance Group. Erica Johansson previously worked at Mayer Brown International LLP in London and has also worked at Allen & Overy LLP in London for several years. Ms Johansson's expertise covers derivatives, structured finance, securitisations, capital markets transactions, real estate finance, restructurings and general banking and finance.

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Delphi hires real-estate specialist

November 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Property specialist Anders HulegĂ„rdh has been recruited by Delphi’s Göteborg real-estate group.

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Advokatfirman Delphi recruits tax experts from KPMG

November 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Mikael Knutsson, senior tax manager, and Johan Kristoffersson, senior associate at KPMG have been recruited to Delphi’s newly formed tax group in Göteborg.

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Erica Johansson new partner in Delphi's Banking and Finance Group

October 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Erica Johansson has joined Delphi as partner in the Banking and Finance Group. Erica Johansson previously worked at Mayer Brown International LLP in London and has also worked at Allen & Overy LLP in London for several years.

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Delphi hires real-estate specialist

October 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Property specialist Anders HulegĂ„rdh has been recruited by Delphi’s Göteborg real-estate group.

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Advokatfirman Delphi recruits tax experts from KPMG

October 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Mikael Knutsson, senior tax manager and Johan Kristoffersson, senior associate at KPMG have been recruited to Delphi’s newly formed tax group in Göteborg.

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Erica Johansson new partner in Delphi's Banking and Finance Group

October 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Erica Johansson has joined Delphi as partner in the Banking and Finance Group. Erica Johansson previously worked at Mayer Brown International LLP in London and has also worked at Allen & Overy LLP in London for several years.

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Delphi assisted Linköpings Stadshus AB in issue of commercial papers

October 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Advokatfirman Delphi assisted Linköpings Stadshus AB in an issue of commercial papers of no more than SEK 2 billion with Nordea Bank as arranger.

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Peter Utterström elected chairman of the World Services Group

October 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Peter Utterström was elected chairman of the World Services Group (WSG) on 7 September. He will continue the work of 2009-2010 years' chairman Alberto Lasheras Shine to establish the World Services Group as one of the leading global networks for professional service providers within legal services, accounting, investment banking and finance.

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Delphi involved in global industrial transaction

October 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi assisted the Swedish based company Lindgens Metal Decorating Coatings & Inks when AkzoNobel acquired worldwide assets in several countries, including a majority stake in the joint venture company Server Boya in Turkey.

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Delphi advised in life science company investment

October 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi assisted Sydsvensk Entreprenörfond and others in connection with an investment in the medical device company Metpro Ronneby AB during the summer.

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Active first six months of 2010 for Delphi in M&A

July 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Mergermarket has published the League Tables of Legal Advisors to M&A, for the first half of 2010. In Sweden Delphi is one of the most active advisors, measured by volume, and is ranked as number seven in the league table.

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Delphi advises Addtech in acquisition of BEVI International AB

July 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Addtech Industrial Solutions acquires BEVI International AB. The deal was closed July 1 2010. David Aversten, responsible partner, Michael Juhlin and Rickard Samuelsson, from Delphi advises Addtech in the transaction.

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Delphi announces two new partner promotions

July 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The lawyers Kristian Pedersen and Sverker Bonde was promoted to Delphi's partnership 1 July 2010.

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Improved rankings in Legal 500

June 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi's rankings in Legal 500 have improved within several practice areas since last year. Delphi is now in the 2nd tier in ”Corporate and commercial” as well as in ”Insurance”; and in the 3rd tier in ”Construction”, ”Employment” and ”Mergers and acquisitions”. Delphi is also ranked in the 2nd tier for the work in the area ”Energy”, which is a new category in Legal 500 this year.

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Delphi hosts this year’s WSG European Regional Meeting in Stockholm

June 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Between the 6th and 8th of June more than 70 members of the World Services Group (WSG) meet and network at the European Regional Meeting 2010 at Grand Hotel in Stockholm. Delphi is the host for this year’s meeting. Participants from many of the most prominent law firms in Europe, such as Garrigues (Spain), A&L Goodbody (Ireland) and Advokatfirmaet Schjþdt (Norway), discuss the current economic climate and the market for legal advisors as well as issues related to client relations, business development and law firm management.

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Advokatfirman Delphi lead counsel to Sahlgrenska Science Park in co-investment with SEED Capital

April 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Sahlgrenska Science Park has completed a VC-investment in Observe Medical together with its initial founders as well as Danish investors SEED Capital. Advokatfirman Delphi has been lead counsel through Olof Myhrman, responsible partner and Kristina Nilsson, associate.

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More lawyers to Delphi

March 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

This spring we are recruting several lawyers to our ITC/IP, Corporate, Employment, Competition law and Tax departments. We recently welcomed:

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Several Delphi lawyers leading within their practice areas

March 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

During the initial part of 2010 PLC Which Lawyer? ranks eight Delphi lawyers as leading in Sweden within nine practice areas.

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Delphi and DLA Nordic lead counsels in sale of Soft Capital Investment AB to Bonnier

February 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Ledstiernan, Ekstranda and the other owners of Soft Capital Investment AB have agreed to sell their shares in the company to Bonnier Gaming AB. The transaction will be completed as soon as a number of conditions for the deal are met, and is expected to be completed during the first quarter of 2010. Soft Capital Investment AB is the owner of Soft Capital Holding Ltd in Malta, whose subsidiaries operate bingo and other games on the Internet. The Soft Capital Group shall on certain chosen markets in Europe offer niche sites focusing on bingo and other games in a modern, entertaining and innovative manner.

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Elisabeth LegnerfĂ€lt is ranked as “leading” among Swedish lawyers within Life Sciene: regulator

February 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The international research institute PLC Which Lawyer ranks senior associate Elisabeth LegnerfÀlt in the top within the area Life Science: regulatory.

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Cheddi Liljeström is ranked among the world's leading aviation lawyers

February 2010. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Partner Cheddi Liljeström appears in the Guide to the World's Leading Aviation Lawyers for his work in aviation law, mainly in the aircraft financing and travel industry. The guide, published by Expert Guides, Legal Media Group, recommends the world's most pre-eminent aviation law practitioners based on nominations by in-house counsel and peers.

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Fight against corruption

December 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Talks from the ICC and Delphi seminar, 17 November, about the fight against corruption "Bribes – why not" are now available to download at the ICC Sweden web site.

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Delphi is ranked among top four firms in Sweden by PLC Which Lawyer

November 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi’s rankings in the PLC Which Lawyer guide has improved this year and has placed Delphi as number four on the list over recommended firms in Sweden.

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Delphi top ranked in big client survey

November 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The leading Swedish business magazine AffÀrsvÀrlden has presented its annual survey on the bigger business law firms' client satisfaction. The result of the survey appoints Law Firm of the Year.

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Delphi in deal between Morgan Stanley Private Equity SSY Holdings AB and GS Holdings Corp

November 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has acted as legal advisor to Morgan Stanley Private Equity SSY Holdings AB in the sale of a 69,9 per cent equity stake in Ssangyong Corp – a Seoul based domestic and international wholesaler – to GS Holdings Corp. The purchase price was KRW 120,000,000,000 or approximately SEK 720,000,000.

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Delphi: Nomination for Best Tax Team, Sweden 2010

September 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The international magazine World Finance has nominated Delphi's Tax Team for Best Tax Team 2010. The Swedish tax teams are nominated.

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Delphi: Law Firm of the Year Sweden 2009 / Nordic Law Firm of the Year 2009

June 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The international business journal ACQ has ranked corporate transaction advisors globally. The ranking primarily covers law firms, banks and audit firms.

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Delphi best workplace for fourth consecutive year

June 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The journal, Legala AffÀrer has carried out its annual survey amongst associates at the larger law firms. For the fourth consecutive year, Delphi finds itself in the number one spot.

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Anna Ulfsdotter Forssell ranked as one of the world's leading public procurement lawyers

June 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Anna Ulfsdotter Forssell, partner and head of Delphi's public procurement group, has been ranked as one of the world's top ten lawyers by Who's Who Legal Public Procurement 2009. Anna Ulfsdotter Forssell is the only Swedish lawyer on the prestigious list of the world's most highly respected individuals within the field of public procurement.

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Ignis ASA has aquired Syntune AB

May 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has assisted Ignis ASA, listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange, in the acquisition of Syntune AB, a leading international provider of tunable laser products and technology based in Sweden. The acquisition will widen the Ignis product range to include active components, and together with the existing passive components portfolio Ignis will provide a broader optical offering to network operators following the acquisition. As part of the transaction, Syntune AB has secured an additional loan facility of EUR 2.3 million from Kreos Capital.

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Delphi achieves new and higher rankings by Chambers Europe

May 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Chambers Europe 2009 rankings place Delphi in considerably better positions. Competition/European Law, Employment, Life Science, Private Equity and Tax are all competence areas that are ranked for the first time. Intellectual Property and Corporate/M&A have got higher ranking.

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Johan Kahn new head of Delphi's ITC/IP group

May 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi Partner Johan Kahn is the new head of the firm's ITC/IP group. Johan Kahn has been a Partner with Delphi since 2008.

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Delphi's EC and Competition law team is highly ranked by Legal 500

May 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi's EC and Competition law team has improved its ranking and is now ranked in the second tier by Legal 500 in its ranking of Swedish law firms for 2009. The individual lawyers recommended are Anna Ulfsdotter Forssell, Elisabeth LegnerfÀlt and Kristian Pedersen.

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Delphi acts as counsel in landmark industrial design case

May 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Last Thursday, April 9, 2009, the Swedish Supreme Court rendered its judgment in a copyright case between the US flshlight manufacturer Mag Instrument, represented by attorneys Peter skoglund, Richard Lenemark och Henrik Bengtsson and IKEA which has attracted much media attention worldwide.

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Delphi Highly Recommended by PLC

March 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

16/03/2009 - Practical Law Company (PLC) is the leading provider of legal know-how, transactional analysis and market intelligence for lawyers. Delphi has been placed as Highly Recommended in Banking, category Borrowers and Lenders.

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Delphi top ranked by PLC in Outsourcing & IT

March 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

12/03/2009 - Practical Law Company (PLC) is the leading provider of legal know-how, transactional analysis and market intelligence for lawyers. In a new ranking for Outscoucing & IT, Delphi has been ranked "leading", as the only Swedish law firm.

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Delphis partners Per Berglöf and Peter Utterström appointed to advanced positions within IBA

March 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

10/03/2009 - Per Berglöf has been appointed Senior Vice-Chair of the Corporate and M&A Law Committee, International Bar Association, the second largest committee within IBA.

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Delphi Corporate Finance top ranked in Chambers Global

March 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

04/03/2009 - Read Chambers statement: This team has been involved in corporate work in a broad range of industry sectors, including media, IT, pharmaceuticals, consumer goods, energy and, in particular, construction, where the lawyers represented Saint-Gobain on the EUR 2.125 billion acquisition of Maxit Group by HeidelbergCement. In one notable, high-profile assignment, the team assisted Lazard as financial adviser to the Swedish government with the sale of its holding in OMX to Borse Dubai and NASDAQ.

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Delphi assisted when Industrifonden invested in Conveneer AB

March 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

26/02/2009 - Delphi assisted Industrifonden in connection with an investment in the company Conveneer AB, Lund.

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Delphi advisor to SBS and ProSiebenSat.1 in the acquisition of Stampens Radio business

February 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has assisted SBS Radio AB and SBS Broadcasting in the acquisition of Stampen group Radio business. SBS Radio, who among other things broadcasts Mix Megapol and converts thereby the Stampen Groups own and controlled radio stations to the Mix Megapol format.

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The Tax Authority and Infodata agrees on prolongation of contract regarding SPAR. Delphi assists.

February 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

The Swedish Tax Authority and the SPAR Committee and Bisnodes subsidiary Infodata has agreed on a transitional contract with the Swedish Tax Agency regarding the management of SPAR ( the National Register on Individuals and Addresses).

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Compre acquires reinsurance company

January 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

18/12/2008 - Compre Holdings Limited, London, has acquired all shares in Wasa International FörsĂ€kringsaktiebolag and ÅterförsĂ€kringsaktiebolaget Stockholm from Wasa FörsĂ€kring Run-Off AB, a company within the LF group. The acquisition is dependant upon approval by the Swedish Financial Supervision Authority. The purchase price is not official.

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Delphi prepares for turbulent times

January 2009. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

19/11/2008 - Delphi law firm has created a group of specialists in corporate recovery.

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Delphi legal adviser to Northzone and Creandum in investment in Spotify

December 2008. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

12/11/2008 - The Nordic venture-capital funds Northzone Ventures and Creandum have invested in Spotify.

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Delphi represented ProSiebenSat in the selling of Broadcast Text International (BTI)

October 2008. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

ProSiebenSat 1 Media AG is a European media conglomerate, with commercial television, radio stations et cetera. ProSiebenSat has sold the subtitling company BTI to the venture capital fund Valedo. BTI has got offices in eight countries, a turnover of 149 million SEK 2007 and approximately 110 employees.

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Experienced IPR Lawyer and Ambassador for Women’s Enterprise to Delphi

October 2008. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

IPR Lawyer Ann-Charlotte Söderlund is from the 1st of September new Partner in the law firm Delphi. She is leaving Gozzo Advokater.

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Delphi lawyer among top three in the world

October 2008. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi lawyer Agne Lindberg has been appointed one of the pre-eminent IT practitioners in the world.

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Delphi highly ranked in Private Equity/Venture Capital

October 2008. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

Delphi has received the position as Recommended at the ranking list for Private Equity/Venture Capital, made by the independent international ranking institute PLC Which Lawyer.

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Newsletter October 2008

October 2008. Press Releases by Delphi (view listing).

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