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Chambers Practice Guides: Merger Control

Philipp Zurkinden and Bernhard Lauterburg provide an overview on merger control in Switzerland.

by Prof. Dr. Philipp E. Zurkinden and Bernhard C. Lauterburg in Chambers and Partners, Merger Control 2016, Switzerland
March 2016

TalkingPoint: Swiss Antitrust Investigations

Financiar Worldwide speaks with Partner Philipp Zurkinden and Counsel Bernhard Lauterburg at Prager Dreifuss about Swiss antitrust Investigations.

by Prof. Dr. Philipp E. Zurkinden and Bernhard C. Lauterburg in Financier Worldwide January 2016
January 2016

Publikationsliste

Publikationsliste von Prof. Dr. Urs Bertschinger; Universität St. Gallen.

by Prof. Dr. Urs Bertschinger in PD Website
December 2015

20 Jahre – und kein bisschen weiter?

The Swiss Cartel Act of 1995 (SCA 95) has now been in force for some 20 years. It is the first competition law of Switzerland that consistently aims at protecting “effective competition”. Former Swiss laws in the field allowed for consideration of broad political aspects, which resulted in a competition policy where even “hard-core cartels” could easily be justified. – The authors of this paper are dealing with the question as to whether the parameters of the current law are being implemented in accordance with the legislator’s intention. Given the nature of taditional Swiss competition policy, this does not go without saying. The focus of the paper is on Article 5 SCA about restrictive agreements

by Dr. Marino Baldi in AJP 11/2015
November 2015

Public Procurement 2015 – Switzerland

Bernhard Lauterburg and Philipp Zurkinden provide a brief overview on public procurement laws in Switzerland.

by Prof. Dr. Philipp E. Zurkinden and Bernhard C. Lauterburg in Getting The Deal Through – Public Procurement 2015
June 2015