MAGNUSSON WINS IN SWEDEN’S ENVIRONMENTAL COURT
In the case, the question was whether exemption could be granted for the removal of a tree-lined avenue in favor of new housing construction. The Environmental Court issued a ruling since Varbergs Bostadsaktiebolag appealed the county administrative board's decision not to grant an exemption from the biotope protection rules. In the judgment, it was found that Varbergs Bostadsaktiebolag showed that the avenue has not yet developed such biological qualities and ecological functionality that forms the basis for the general protection for avenues, and also that Varbergs Bostadsaktiebolag has shown that the development of additional housing in the area is an urgent interest which can hardly be met without the avenue trees being removed.
Magnusson’s environmental team in the matter consisted of attorneys Mårten Tagaeus and Paulina Tengroth, as well as associate Leon Wadman.
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 ADVISED MAGNUS MINERALS LTD. WITH OPTION AGREEMENT CONCERNING THE AKANVAARA PROJECT LOCATED IN NORTHERN FINLAND
Magnusson provides legal advice on corporate, environmental and mining law matters to Magnus Minerals Ltd., a private Finnish prospect generator company focused on mineral exploration.read more