Legal News

Bearer shares to be abolished – Need for action by companies

18 Oct 2019
Von Stefano Caldoro,, +41 44 250 29 29 On  September 27, 2019, the Swiss Federal Council decided to bring into force on November 1, 2019 the "Federal Act on the Implementation of Recommendations of the Global Forum on [...]

Marc Weber Wins Landmark Case in International Cultural Property Law: Highest Swiss Court Denies Italy’s Request for Return of Disputed da Vinci Work

04 Jun 2019
The owner of the oil painting attributed to Leonardo da Vinci was represented in the proceedings before the Swiss courts by our internationally renowned art law attorney Dr Marc Weber. The owner of the painting was sentenced to prison by the [...]

Export Controls and Sanctions Compliance

25 Feb 2019
On 29 January 2019, Stefano Caldoro held again a lecture on "Export Controls and Sanctions Compliance" for the Certificate Program Compliance Management (CM-HSG) at the Executive School of Management, Technology and Law (ES-HSG) of the University of [...]

June 2018

01 Jun 2018
Dr. Monika Gattiker moderates an interdisciplinary panel on the challenges of the significant cost increases in healtcare and the approach different healthcare systems and insurance schemes in different countries take to tackle the challenge at the [...]

Publication in the «Bergretter»

20 May 2018
Dr. Monika Gattiker comments a leading case on the coverage of salvage costs by the social healthcare insurance schemes. The administrative court of St. Gallen has ruled with a very conclusive argumentation that the costs to locate a missing person [...]

VLOG – Brexit – Your Business – Your Contracts

Adrian Plüss
22 Sep 2017
If you own a Limited or if you are doing business with the UK, you should watch our [...]

Leading decision on international mutual assistance in criminal matters, Swiss Federal Criminal Court grants right to a fair foreign trial for corporations in Switzerland

Christian A. Meyer
14 Feb 2017
by Dr. iur. HSG Christian Alexander Meyer, licencié spécial en droit européen ULB; Attorney-at-Law Fair trial guarantee in judicial assistance for corporate bodies Until 2016 a corporate body could not object to a measure of judicial [...]

Legal protection of archaeological objects

Marc Weber
05 May 2016
Aufsatz von Dr. Marc Weber in: Mayor/Negri/Huysecom (eds.), African Memory in Danger – Mémoire africaine en péril. (Journal of African Archaeology. Monograph Series, 11), Frankfurt: Africa Magna 2015, [...]