Investigation of the online travel agency Expedia closed

Press After the online travel agent Expedia has changed the application of certain conditions in its contract with hotels, the Swedish Competition Authority has now closed its investigation of the company. Expedia operates under th...

New report on Sport and Competition Law

Press Sporting activity has, on several occasions, been scrutinised from a competition law perspective. However, it is possible to avoid contravening the rules on competition.

New agency responsible for procurement support

Press Over a period of twenty months the Swedish Competition Authority has built up and been responsible for joined up procurement support.

District Court approves Swedish Competition Authority’s demand regarding Orkla’s purchase of Cederroth

Press On July 8 the Swedish Competition Authority went to court to stop the company Orkla from acquiring Cederroth’s brand Allévo. Orkla has now agreed to undertakings that involve selling Allévo in conjunction with the purchase of...

Court provides guidance on issue of municipal sales operations

Press A ruling has finally been made by the Swedish Market Court in respect of the court action initiated by the Swedish Competition Authority concerning municipal sales activities. Operations at Strömstad’s indoor swimming pool an...

Stop for Orkla’s purchase of Cederroth’s weight loss products

Press The Swedish Competition Authority is now going to court to stop the company Orkla from buying Cederroth’s brand Allévo. Both companies are active in the Swedish market for food replacement and meal replacement products.

Haninge Bostäder to pay SEK 9 million in fines

Press The Administrative Court of Appeal takes a serious view of the public housing Haninge Bostäder AB’s involvement in a planned business deal, in which the company became the client of a construction contract through an...

Time limit on local plans will speed up housing construction and increase competition

Press Stop the “hoarding” of buildable land by imposing a deadline on local plans. This is the Swedish Competition Authority proposal for speeding up the construction rate in Sweden, according to a report on competition in the...