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Tax Summer Update: Revised Swiss corporate tax reform and required actions to benefit

The Swiss electorate recently approved the long awaited Swiss Corporate Tax overhaul. In this IFLR article, the Prager Dreifuss tax team describes its various measures and how the tax reform will be implemented on a cantonal level.

by Dr. Roland Böhi and Manuel Vogler in IFLR June/July 2019
June 2019

Annual Review Bankruptcy & Restructuring

In the 2019 edition of the Annual Review of Bankruptcy & Restructuring, Daniel Hayek and Mark Meili discuss the current economic situation in Switzerland and its impact on corporate bankruptcies and insolvencies. Further, the authors provide an overview over recent legislative developments as well as trends in cross-border insolvencies.

by Daniel Hayek and Mark Meili in Financier Worldwide – June 2019
June 2019

New ruling regarding joint and several tax liability of directors

The tax team discusses a new ruling of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court regarding the joint and several tax liability of board members in case of a factual liquidation and its impact.

by Dr. Roland Böhi, Danielle Wenger and Manuel Vogler in PD / Newsletter May 2019
May 2019

Right to be heard vs. “surprising” contract interpretation

Urs Feller and Andreas Schregenberger explain why an appeal against an award based on a “surprising” contract interpretation may as a rule not be successful.

by Dr. Urs Feller and Andreas A. Schregenberger in IFLR April/May 2019
May 2019

The International Comparative Legal Guide: Project Finance 2019 Switzerland

In the 2019 edition of the International Comparative Legal Guide to Project Finance, Daniel Hayek and Mark Meili discuss common issues in project finance laws and regulations in Switzerland – including security, bankruptcy, restrictions on investments, insurance and arbitration.

by Daniel Hayek and Mark Meili in The International Comparative Legal Guide
May 2019