Asset Management, Financial Regulation, Mergers and Acquisitions, Company Law, Renewable energy and infrastructure, International sanctions and export control, Intellectual Property, Technology and digitalisation, Capital Markets
New Partners in 2022
We are pleased to announce that Snorre Nordmo, Hedvig Bugge Reiersen, Lars Erik Lien, Charlie Pope and Lars Erik Steinkjer have been appointed partners in Wikborg Rein from 1 January 2022.
Wikborg Rein has assisted Danica Pension Livsforsikringsaktieselskab and Danske Bank A/S
Wikborg Rein has assisted Danica Pension Livsforsikringsaktieselskab and Danske Bank A/S with the sale of 100% of the shares in Danica Pensjonsforsikring AS to Storebrand Livsforsikring AS for a purchase price of 2.01 billion NOK.
Implementation deadline for the EU's Whistleblowing Directive
17 December was the deadline for Member States of the EU to introduce domestic legislation to implement the requirements of the EU's Whistleblowing Directive. The Directive requires a majority of companies in the EU to implement whistleblowing procedures in line with the Directive's at times prescriptive requirements. In this article we assess the impact these requirements are likely to have on companies with offices in one or more EU Member States.