MAGNUSSON REPRESENTS SONY ERICSSON IN SONY'S ACQUISITION OF ERICSSON'S SHARE
Magnusson is advising Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications AB (Sony Ericsson) in the process of the sale to Sony Corporation of 50 percent stake in the joint venture by Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson. As a result of the transaction, Sony Ericsson will become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation for EUR 1.05 billion.
The team is led by Per Hendar, partner in the Gothenburg office of Magnusson. Per is a former general counsel and secretary to the Board of Sony Ericsson (2001-2005). Before that he headed up the legal operations of Ericsson in the United Kingdom.
Background: Magnusson is a full-service independent law firm with offices in Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Helsinki, Minsk, Moscow, Stockholm and Warsaw. The firm advises clients operating in the Baltic Sea Region, including local and international companies, as well as public authorities.
Magnusson has been named Law Firm of the Year: The Nordics at The Lawyer European Awards 2011. For the third consecutive year Magnusson has also been shortlisted for The British Legal Awards 2011 as European Law Firm of The Year.
MARTIN HIRVOJA AS AN EXPERT SPEAKER AT THE ST. PETERSBURG INTERNATIONAL LEGAL FORUM
Martin Hirvoja, attorney-at-law from Magnusson Tallinn Office, participated as an expert on the panel on How to Make Government Oversight Amiable yet Effective: Presentation of a New Draft Bill on State Control and Supervision of Russian Federation.read more
MAGNUSSON WARSAW ADVISES VASTINT ON SALE OF THREE OFFICE BUILDINGS IN WROCŁAW
Magnusson Warsaw represented Vastint Poland in the process of selling three office buildings being a part of Business Garden Wrocław. The property was purchased by the Philippine fund ISOC Group.read more
MAGNUSSON FINALISES ONE OF SWEDEN'S LARGEST REAL ESTATE LAWSUITS
The case concerned the termination of a site leasehold right concerning Berg's oil port located in Nacka. Oil depot activities have been conducted on the property since 1959. Nacka municipality has during the last twenty years planned to create a denser and more mixed urban development on western Sickla island, where the property is located.read more
MAGNUSSON WINS IN SWEDEN’S ENVIRONMENTAL COURT
Magnusson has successfully represented Varbergs Bostadsaktiebolag in the Environmental Court in a case concerning exemption from the prohibitions in the biotope protection provisions in the Environmental Code.read more