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Work +46 8 578 450 00
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Fax +46 8 578 450 99
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www.hammarskiold.se

Claes Langenius

Tel:
Work +46 578 450 00
Email:
Hammarskiöld & Co AB

Work Department

Partner.

Position

Specialising in competition law matters (cartel and abuse of dominance cases and merger control work), in IP/TMT and market law with extensive expertise in media, entertainment, music, film, telecommunications retail, manufacturing and gaming business areas. He is Partner of Hammarskiöld & Co and Head of the firm's specialist group for EU and competition law.

Career

Junior Judge (1988-90); attorney Lagerlöf & Leman Advokatbyrå (1991-97); 1998-present Managing Partner, Advokatfirman Hammarskiöld & Co.

Languages

Swedish and English.

Member

Admitted to the Swedish Bar Association 1994; ICC (National Group for Competition Law); Antitrust Lawyer Network; the Association for Intellectual Property Law; the Association for Marketing Law and the International association for Entertainment Lawyers; member of the board, Universal Music AB and member of the board, Swedish Bar Association, teacher in Ethics, Swedish Bar Association.

Education

Stockholm University (juris kandidat, LL.M., 1988); University of London, Queen Mary & Westfield College (LL.M., 1991).


Sweden

EU and competition

Within: EU and competition

Hammarskiöld & Co AB was recently appointed to provide EU and competition law advice to Swedavia, and it also added Hannover Re to its client roster. Claes Langenius, Peder Hammarskiöld, senior associate Sigrid Törnsten and others are representing Länsförsäkringar Mäklarservice in an SCA investigation into the tendering of insurance contracts.

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Intellectual property and media

Within: Intellectual property and media

Hammarskiöld & Co AB’s team is led by Thomas Lindqvist, who was appointed as chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce’s Intellectual Property Committee in Sweden. Lindqvist and others assist McDonald’s with trade mark registrations, oppositions and renewals, and ‘freedom to operate’ searches. Claes Langenius is also recommended.

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Legal Developments by:
Hammarskiöld & Co AB

  • Related party rules

    New Swedish closely related party rules for listed companies: On 31 January 2012, the Swedish Securities Council issued a new set of closely related party rules which may have a substantial impact on the business and ownership of listed companies in Sweden. Partners Peder Grandinson and Ulf Grubbström of Hammarskiöld & Co comment on the new rules and possible consequences thereof.
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