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Prager Dreifuss
As a rule, attachment proceedings initiated by a creditor in Switzerland based on a court or arbitral decision are quite straightforward.
Bar & Karrer
La présente contribution s'inscrit dans le prolongement et constitue fondamentalement une mise à jour d'un précédent article
Rihm Attorneys
The Swiss Supreme Court dismissed on June 29, 2017, a complaint by Michel Platini against a decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne.
Bar & Karrer
In a judgment delivered on 7 March 2017, the Swiss Federal Supreme Court rejected an appeal brought by the Federal Tax Administration (FTA) against a ruling given by the lower instance court...
Rihm Attorneys
In a decision of March 7, 2017, the Swiss Federal Supreme Court confirmed the conviction by the first instance Swiss Federal Criminal Court against two Iraqi men for being member of a criminal organization.
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The Baselworld Panel is an arbitration board that deals with complaints about violations of intellectual property rights during the BASELWORLD taking place between March 23, 2017, and March 30, 2017.
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For the first time, a court of first instance in Switzerland has ruled that a spa located in the Canton of Apenzell had discriminated against handicapped children by prohibiting them access to the spa.
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In a decision rendered on March 2, 2017, the Swiss Supreme Court ruled that a sole arbitrator did not violate fundamental procedural principles and/or a party's right to be appropriately heard by . . .
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The Swiss Federal Criminal Court in Bellinzona ruled that an accused party may personally participate in cases where the Swiss Federal Attorneys Office takes evidence abroad via the means of international criminal assistance procedures.
Rihm Attorneys
In a decision of February 9, 2017, the Swiss Supreme Court ruled (amongst others) that parties in an international arbitration proceeding under Switzerland's International Private Law Act of 1987...
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In a decision of January 24, 2017, the Swiss Supreme Court rendered once more guidance on the interpretation of flawed arbitration clauses.
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Global surveys on the international arbitration scene published in 2015 continue to name Switzerland as one of the leading places for international arbitration along with London, Paris, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Rihm Attorneys
At the beginning of this year, the Swiss Federal Government presented a legislative bill to revise certain aspects of international arbitration legislation in Switzerland.
Bar & Karrer
Vorab sei bezüglich Sachverhalt, Prozessgeschichte und Erwägungen ergänzend auf den Beitrag von Roberto Fornito in dieser Angelegenheit hingewiesen.
Rihm Attorneys
In a decision rendered on November 16, 2016, the Swiss Federal Supreme Court ruled that Facebook Switzerland cannot be obliged by state prosecutors of the Canton of Vaud to transfer data...
Prager Dreifuss
In Switzerland, civil litigation is usually preceded by a mandatory conciliation phase that generally takes place before the local conciliation authority of the commune in which the defendant resides.
Prager Dreifuss
Changing consumer trends have influenced some aspects of commercial disputes.
Bar & Karrer
Sans prétention aucune à l'exhaustivité, la présente chronique résume certains des arrêts les plus pertinents rendus par le Tribunal fédéral (TF) en matière de procédure pénale au cours de l'année 2015.
Prager Dreifuss
With question marks over the UK as a place of jurisdiction, one option would be to replace the present arrangements with the Lugano Convention.
Erdem & Erdem Law
The Swiss Federal Supreme Court with its latest decision dated March 16, 2016 decided to stay the arbitration as a result of a failure to comply with a multi-tiered dispute resolution clause.
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Prager Dreifuss
In Switzerland, litigation is usually preceded by an attempt at conciliation before a conciliation authority.
Prager Dreifuss
Changing consumer trends have influenced some aspects of commercial disputes.
Prager Dreifuss
In Switzerland, civil litigation is usually preceded by a mandatory conciliation phase that generally takes place before the local conciliation authority of the commune in which the defendant resides.
Prager Dreifuss
As a rule, attachment proceedings initiated by a creditor in Switzerland based on a court or arbitral decision are quite straightforward.
Prager Dreifuss
Article on the development of jurisprudence in Switzerland with regard to multi-tiered dispute resolution clauses.
Bar & Karrer
La présente contribution s'inscrit dans le prolongement et constitue fondamentalement une mise à jour d'un précédent article
Rihm Attorneys
The Swiss Supreme Court dismissed on June 29, 2017, a complaint by Michel Platini against a decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne.
Rihm Attorneys
At the beginning of this year, the Swiss Federal Government presented a legislative bill to revise certain aspects of international arbitration legislation in Switzerland.
Rihm Attorneys
In a decision of January 24, 2017, the Swiss Supreme Court rendered once more guidance on the interpretation of flawed arbitration clauses.
Bar & Karrer
Over the last decades, confidentiality in international business dispute resolution has become a growing concern.
Rihm Attorneys
In a decision rendered on November 16, 2016, the Swiss Federal Supreme Court ruled that Facebook Switzerland cannot be obliged by state prosecutors of the Canton of Vaud to transfer data...
Rihm Attorneys
In a decision rendered on March 2, 2017, the Swiss Supreme Court ruled that a sole arbitrator did not violate fundamental procedural principles and/or a party's right to be appropriately heard by . . .
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