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Industrials

Magnusson provides legal advice for a wide range of industrial companies, manufacturing specialized products and services related to selling technology. Industries greatly vary and we have an in-depth understanding of the many challenges that they face. This includes general issues and more specific matters. At Magnusson we understand that each business is unique.

We provide advice in a number of sectors including national and international companies operating within, amongst others, energy and fuels, automotive, space, chemical, building materials, wood and paper, electronics, machinery, transport, metal production, food, plastics and textile industries.

We understand the regulatory environment of industrial related services sectors and assist in effectively identifying and managing industry-specific risks.

Our expertise in these industries and the laws governing industrial enterprises includes employment laws (collective bargaining and worker safety regulations) to environmental concerns and compliance, commercial agreements, corporate, finance and tax, construction and real estate, public procurement/public law, disputes, intellectual property, as well as all other relevant business law fields.

Our services include:

COMMERCIAL AGREEMENTS
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Advising on various commercial agreements (trading contracts, leases, general conditions), distribution and shipping, including import/export issues.

CORPORATE AND TRANSACTIONS
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Advising on market entries and exits, mergers and acquisitions, joint-ventures, spin-offs, cross-border expansion, corporate restructuring and day-to-day corporate issues.

EMPLOYMENT AND LABOUR
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Advising on matters related to unions and collective bargaining, individual employment and other labour issues in industrial enterprises, including issues related to hazardous work, efficiency improvements, and other work environment issues, collective redundancies, management and employee incentive schemes and stock plans, issues related to transfer of undertaking, out-sourcing, and near-shoring.

ENVIRONMENT
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Advising on permit applications, environmental risk assessment, and a wide range of environmental issues related to, amongst others, contaminated soil and landfills, waste and recycling, utility easement procedures and expropriation, emission rights, working environment issues, and environmental damage claims.

FINANCE
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Advising on financing transactions and related issues, including investment incentives.

INDUSTRIAL ACCIDENTS
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Advising on personal and industrial injury laws and practice relating to, amongst others, industrial accidents in factories, warehouses, chemical plants, refineries, and other facilities, including forklift accidents, falling objects, slips, trips, and falls, machinery or equipment injuries, explosions or blast injuries, and chemical burns or inhalation.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
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Advising on intellectual property rights, including registration and protection.

LITIGATION
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Advising on avoiding or resolving disputes through negotiation, mediation, litigation in national, state and local courts, labour courts and arbitration, administrative appeals and international arbitration.

PRODUCT LIABILITY
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Advising on labelling, certification, end of life management, producer responsibility, life cycle sustainability, product safety, product recall and environmental concerns.

PUBLIC PROCUREMENT/PUBLIC LAW
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Advising both contract awarding entities as well as suppliers on public procurement tenders and the procedures of local and central government authorities, county councils and municipal or state-owned companies, as well as in-house purchases, review procedures, legality reviews and appeals, the principle of public access to official records, confidentiality and state aid, and public procurement dispute resolution.

REAL ESTATE AND CONSTRUCTION
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Advising on real estate transactions, development, construction and expansion of industry sites, including greenfield/brownfield projects, leasing and operation.

contacts

Anders backman

Anders Bäckman
Advokat / Partner
anders.backman@magnussonlaw.com T: +46 8 463 75 00
M: +46 76 822 75 00