Uniform Consequences for Illegal Procurements

Press Different courts must not pass different sentences for similar offences. This is the opinion of the Swedish Competition Authority, which is appealing a sentence regarding procurement damages/fines to the Supreme Administrativ...

The Swedish Competition Authority has decided to take no further action in the proposed acquisition of SPP by KPA

The Swedish Competition Authority (“SCA”) has decided (September 2013) to take no further action in respect of the proposed acquisition by KPA Pensionsservice AB of SPP Liv Pensionstjänst AB and the proposed acquisition by KP...

Växjö taken to court over procurement fines

Press The Swedish Competition Authority requires Växjö municipality to pay a total of SEK 325,000 in procurement fines for five purchases that were made in violation of the public procurement rules. According to the Swedish...

Haninge Bostäder required to pay SEK 10 million in procurement fines

Press The Swedish Competition Authority demands that the municipal housing company in Haninge, Haninge Bostäder AB, pays procurement fines of SEK 10 million due to them having performed an illegal direct award.

Fines demanded for collusion in care and treatment procurement

Press The Competition Authority has petitioned that three companies within the care and treatment business are to be sentenced to pay a total of almost SEK 30 million in fines as they have colluded during a public procurement.

Täby municipality is required to pay procurement fines

Press The Swedish Competition Authority requires Täby municipality to pay procurement fines for breach of public procurement rules in connection with the construction of the new Täby Centrum (Täby Centre). The municipality has, on...

Prohibition against Skelleftebuss' bus charters

Press The Stockholm City Court has sided with the Swedish Competition Authority and found Skelleftebuss AB guilty of violating the Competition Act by chartering buses where the client is a party other than the municipality.

The Swedish Competition Authority want to stop Assa Abloy from acquiring Prokey

Press The planned acquisition of Prokey AB by Assa Abloy AB means that Assa Abloy would gain a monopoly position in the wholesale services market for locksmiths. The Swedish Competition Authority is therefore taking the matter to...