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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.

by Dr. Urs Feller and Marcel Frey in The Lawyer, 23 March 2015
March 2015

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.

by Dr. Urs Feller in Financier Worldwide
November 2014

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.

by Dr. Urs Feller and Bernhard C. Lauterburg in IFLR – Dispute Resolution Guide 2014
September 2014

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.

by Daniel Hayek in Financier Worldwide Magazine
July 2014

Streitverkündungsklage und aktienrechtliche Verantwortlichkeit

Der Beitrag stellt die Streitverkündungsklage im Rahmen der aktienrechtlichen Verantwortlichkeit in den Kontext der Corporate Governance.

by Prof. Dr. Urs Bertschinger in Festschrift für Ivo Schwander
October 2011