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The (almost) End of Bearer Shares in Switzerland
The Federal Law on the Implementation of the Recommendations of the World Forum will enter into force on 1 November 2019.
Modern families in Switzerland
Building a family as an LGBTI+ parent takes planning.
Operational Resilience – Financial Services and Telecommunications
The UK government and regulators have been increasing their focus on operational resilience and its impact on the economy.
Take note(s)! The Court of Appeal highlights the importance of contemporaneous evidence when seeking to rectify terms of a written contract
Clarification on the test to be applied in deciding whether the written terms of a contract may be rectified because of a common mistake.
French courts find employer liable for employee’s death during sex on a business trip
The Paris Court of Appeal found a company liable for the death of an employee on a business trip while having sex with a stranger.
Focus Antitrust - 26 September 2019
The latest edition of our regular Focus Antitrust update.
A decade later…the protocol of amendment to the double taxation agreement between Switzerland and the United States is finally entering into force
The protocol of amendment to the double taxation agreement between Switzerland and the United States is finally entering into force.
Employment Appeal Tribunal holds that female manager massaging junior male employee’s shoulders not sexual harassment
It is easy to assume that any unwanted physical contact between a manager and a junior employee is automatically sexual harassment.
Redevelopment: was the proposed use of a right of way excessive?
This issue was considered by the Court in the recent decision of Stanning v. Baldwin  EWHC 1350.