1 Translation from Law and the Weaker Party. An Anglo-Swedish Comparative Study Vol. III, at 203 et seq. (1983).
2 KIAB and SMV are abbreviations of the two corporations involved. The seller is Kockums Industrier AB, and the purchaser is Stensele Mekaniska Verkstad AB. SWV is a subsidiary of the real purchaser, a Finnish owned corporation. KIAB is, in its turn, a subsidiary of the Swedish state-owned holding company.
3 The reference is made to the legislative history of the first 1974 Employment Protec- tion Act, that was amended in 1982.