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Equal pay: Swiss Parliament sets new obligations for companies
In 2016, the Federal Statistical Office found that the payslips of women were on average CHF 1,455 less per month than those of men.
Lockdown Lowdown (Part 2): Economic Substance Compliance in a time of COVID 19
This is the second part of our series dealing with novel legal issues that arise around lockdown.
Where there’s a Will there’s a Way: New Zealand taking steps to legally manage COVID
The past few weeks have seen countries react in different ways to the usually simple act of making a will.
Powers of Attorney: Cross-border considerations
Powers of attorney (PoA) have existed for centuries, as a useful mechanism of delegating powers to others
Lockdown Lowdown (Part 1): What Trusted Advisors Need to Know
The question for trusted advisors is how to go about “business as usual” in the current environment
A Brave New World: Economic Substance
With offices in London, Geneva and Zurich, we are well placed to provide integrated advice on the Economic Substance Laws.
Federal Council aims to strengthen Swiss debt market through tax reform
On 3 April 2020, the Federal Council initiated the consultation on amendments to the Withholding Tax Act.
Time for resilience, reflection and re-building focus
Although estate planning may not be your first focus at this time, the current circumstances offer a time for reflection.