Dr. Christian Alexander Meyer is attorney at law and arbitrator. He is specialized in
- interdisciplinary agency- and internet-distribution law, electronic and mobile commerce (e-commerce, m-commerce),
- contract-, cartel-, patent-, trademark- and licensing law,
- assistance to difficult contract drafting and negotiations,
- international judicial assistance and compliance for corporations,
- litigation, arbitration and collection.
He has a broad experience in complex national and international multiparty arbitration proceedings as party counsel, chairman, and party appointed co-arbitrator (ICC, Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution, SCAI, CARICI etc.)
He is familiar with the following industries:
- food, consumer goods, vine and wine,
- supply, sale, agency and distribution, automotive,
- healthcare, pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals,
- software and multimedia.
He has advanced knowledge in accounting and finance and is member of numerous professional organizations, as AIDV, ASA, AIPPI, ArbAut, BLC, CCIS, DIS, IBA, LCIA, LIDC (ASAS-council member 1997-2011), Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V. and ZAV.
Dr. Meyer observes and publishes regularly scientific articles and speaks in international law-conferences. He is a pro bono board member in a foundation.
Dr. Meyer is contact person of the PARLEX GROUP in Switzerland. The Parlex Group is an international network of 30 independent law firms active in commercial law.
|2007||Partner with LANTER, Attorneys & Tax Advisors|
|1999||Partner with Hürlimann & Uhlmann, Zurich|
|1994||Senior Associate with Pestalozzi Attorneys-at-law Ltd., Zurich|
|1993||Associate with Liedekerke, Wolters Waelbroeck & Kirkpatrick S. C., Brussels (with the competition law team, today with Ashurst LLP)|
|1991||Associate with Thurnherr von Meiss Blum & Partner, Zurich|
|1990||Associate with Tomasi & Associés, Paris|
|1986||Associate with Riedener Buob & Schneider, Rorschach|
|1994||Licencié spécial en droit européen ULB, Free University of Brussels with „DISTINCTION“|
|1991||Dr. iur. HSG, University of St. Gallen, with “VERY GOOD”|
|1987||Admitted in St. Gallen as attorney to all Swiss courts and notary public|
|1986||M.A. HSG, University of St. Gallen|
Agency and distribution law
Party counsel in litigation and arbitration
International judicial assistance
Patents, trademarks and copyright
Licensing, cartel-, competition and unlawful competition law.
Complex collection proceedings
How to draft and understand arbitration clauses under the new ICC Rules of Arbitration 2017
Leading decision on international mutual assistance in criminal matters, Swiss Federal Criminal Court grants right to a fair foreign trial for corporations in Switzerland
Thoughts on Distribution Law
Agentur- und Vertriebsvertragsbeendigung in der Schweiz, ZVertriebsR 1/2017
Gedanken zum Vertriebsrecht, Jusletter 2016
Ratgeber für erfolgreiches Inkasso in der Schweiz, Zürich 2014
Die Beseitigung des Rechtsvorschlages gemäss ZPO neben der Rechtsöffnung, Zürich 2013
Brevets d’invention et biotechnologie/Erfindungspatente und Biotechnologie, Sion 2006
Grenzziehung zwischen Immaterialgüter- und Kartellrecht, sic 2000
Grenzen der Treuepflicht des Arbeitnehmers beim Stellenwechsel, summajus 1999
Der Euro, Zürich, 1998
Der Alleinvertrieb, 2. Auflage, St. Gallen, 1992
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