Assessing the risks – Pre-trial costs in Switzerland
Uncertainty about the outcome of civil trials frequently deters potential litigants from commencing court proceedings. In the article, the authors discuss the recent Federal Tribunal jurisprudence in Switzerland dealing with the allocation of costs involved in the precautionary taking of evidence before the beginning of proceedings.
Annual Review: Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution 2014
Q&A format interview on current market challenges in commercial disputes, effective dispute resolution strategies and ADR options as well as arbitration in Switzerland and practical challenges in litigating multinational disputes.
Preliminary judicial protection
The authors discuss in this article, which was published in IFLR – Dispute Resolution Guide 2014, interim relief in recent Swiss jurisprudence in several areas of law (contracts, bankruptcy, IP and competition) and highlight areas where it pays to be prudent.
Roundtable Bankruptcy Litigation
Bankruptcy matters come intertwined with complex issues, and the past few years have seen significant developments. Daniel Hayek and other expert panellists from reputable law firms share their thoughts on the most recent developments on international bankruptcy litigation matters.
Streitverkündungsklage und aktienrechtliche Verantwortlichkeit
Der Beitrag stellt die Streitverkündungsklage im Rahmen der aktienrechtlichen Verantwortlichkeit in den Kontext der Corporate Governance.