In association with Blendow the legal sector met at Operaterrassen on 16 February 2012 to hand out the Otto Rydbeck Award for Law.
The award was handed out by Supreme Court Justice Stefan Lindskog and Otto Rydbeck Jr. The award was given to Björn Björnsson on the grounds that “through several studies into the borderlines between corporate governance and law, Björn Björnsson has become renowned as a tenacious examiner, a perceptive analyst and an unimpeachable speaker of the truth.”
The award was established to honour the memory of Otto Rydbeck, partner at Swetterwalls, who died in the tsunami in Thailand 2004. Otto Rydbeck was of great importance to Setterwalls’ development and was a source of inspiration to many lawyers at Setterwalls. The award has previously been given to former Supreme Court Justice Johan Munck and advocate Gunnar Nord.
Stadtwerke München acquires a wind farm in Sweden
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Setterwalls has assisted Össur in connection with the acquisition of TeamOlmed in Sweden
Össur hf, a leading company in non-invasive orthopaedics, has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of TeamOlmed, a leading Swedish orthotic and prosthetic (O&...
Setterwalls co-authors new book about international arbitration
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Setterwalls advised Peab in the company’s refinancing of existing credit agreements
Setterwalls advised Peab in the company’s refinancing of existing credit agreements, which expired in May and September 2014 with a new credit facility of SEK 5.0 billion.
Webhallen – Consolidation in electronics retail business
Setterwalls has assisted Norwegian Komplett AS – one of Scandinavia’s leading e-commerce companies – in the acquisition of Webhallen Sverige AB from Pixmania S.A.S (a company ...
Setterwalls rises in international ranking
The reputable ranking institution Legal 500, which ranks business law firms worldwide, has launched its ranking as regards 2013.
Setterwalls recruits Jörgen S. Axelsson from Linklaters
By recruiting Jörgen S. Axelsson, Setterwalls strengthens its position in equity capital markets. Jörgen comes to us from Linklaters, where he was a partner from 2001.
Setterwalls speaks at ICC conference in Vilnius
Johan Sidklev , partner at Setterwalls, is one of the speakers at ICC YAF conference in Vilnius, Lithuania, 8 March 2013. The conference is a forum for younger arbitration pra...
Setterwalls speaker at GAIUS in Gothenburg
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Setterwalls given an award in real estate M&A
At yesterday’s Real Estate Öresund in Malmö the Real Estate Öresund Award 2013 was given to the Skåne’s best real estate company. Setterwalls was named Skåne’s best company in...