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.
MAGNUSSON ORGANIZED ITS ANNUAL SLUSH SIDE EVENT AT HARD ROCK CAFÉ IN HELSINKI ON 3 DEC 2018
We had 15 guest speakers, who had the opportunity to present their companies and innovative business ideas.read more
MAGNUSSON LITHUANIA ADDING NEW PARTNERS TO THE TEAM
As Magnusson Lithuania marks its 20th anniversary this year, we close this period with professional achievements of our team members: associates Rūta Didikė and Eligijus Vinckus become partners of the firm.read more
THE CRYPTO CURRENCY OPERATIONS ARE BECOMING MORE RESTRICTED
The Ministry of Finance of Republic of Estonia is planning to take the draft legislation to the Estonian Government to tighten up the acceptance of crypto currency licenses.read more
MAGNUSSON PARTNER VILLE SALONEN NAMED BOARD MEMBER OF FAF
The Football Association of Finland (FAF) has appointed Ville Salonen as a member to its Board.read more