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The green transition – with its focus on renewable energy such as wind power – and our increasingly digitalized society are leading to a higher demand for a variety of minerals, such as lithium, cobalt, copper, nickel, aluminium, and phosphorus. In this light, 16 March 2023 was an important date. On that day, the European Commission published a proposal for a regulation to ensure a secure and sustainable supply of so-called critical raw materials (CRMs). The proposed regulation is an important piece of the puzzle for the transition in Europe. At the same time, we see major risks of collision with a directive, which could slow down the development of the sustainable society of the future.
Foyen has represented Zparq AB in connection with a 2.5 million euro seed round led by the Spanish bank Santander and Almi Invest Green Tech, together with current investor InnoEnergy.
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Welcome to Foyen – the law firm with a strong industry focus and razor-sharp legal expertise. Since its founding in 1987, the firm has delivered legal solutions and top-tier expertise in the legal areas related to our industries. And it has been a success. Our turnover has more than doubled over the past decade, from SEK 90 million in 2010 to SEK 197 million in 2020, and today we are Sweden’s largest niche firm.About Foyen
Our focus areas are the construction and real estate industry, technology-intensive industries, mining and forestry, public sector transactions, the energy sector, the environment, and inter-disciplinary commercial law. In order to deliver on our promises in each area, we’ve grouped our specialists into sector teams. In those teams, we systematically build up knowledge and insight, both through practical assignments and the exchange of experience, and through continual in-house and external training programmes.Our business areas