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LexisNexis Dispute Resolution Law Guide 2017

Urs Feller, Marcel Frey and Michaela Kappeler analyze the Swiss civil procedure system and discuss aspects such as structure of court system, litigation funding, enforcement and alternative dispute resolution mechanisms

by Dr. Urs Feller and Marcel Frey in LexisNexis Dispute Resolution Law Guide 2017, December 2016
December 2016

Brexit: Why the UK may consider taking the Swiss approach

Daniel Hayek and Mark Meili discuss the impact of Brexit on jurisdiction clauses and consider that the UK may follow the Swiss approach to replace the Brussels regulation.

by Daniel Hayek and Mark Meili in The Lawyer, July 2016
July 2016

Freezing assets in Switzerland: new developments

Urs Feller and Marcel Frey analyze the recent jurisprudence of the Federal Tribunal in the legal area of freezing of assets under the revised attachment provisions.  The authors discuss topics such as the type of decision entitling an applicant to request attachment, the location of assets to be attached as well as technical and procedural aspects. Finally, the authors identify certain questions which remain open.

by Dr. Urs Feller and Marcel Frey in IBA International Litigation News, April 2016
May 2016

Switzerland Dispute Resolution Law Guide 2016

Urs Feller, Marcel Frey and Michaela Lemke analyze the Swiss civil procedure system and discuss aspects such as structure of court system, litigation funding, enforcement and alternative dispute resolution mechanisms.


Disclosure of bank details: who has the right to object

Dr. Urs Feller and Marcel Frey discuss the implications of a recent Federal Tribunal decision pertaining to the issue of standing of account holders and beneficial owners in proceedings concering mutual legal assistance requests requesting the disclosure of bank client data.

by Dr. Urs Feller and Marcel Frey in The Lawyer, March 2016
April 2016