Lex Futura gives presentation on impact of Brexit at AIDA Europe Conference in Lisbon
Our partner, Nino Sievi, spoke about the impact of Brexit on dispute resolution at the AIDA Europe Conference (International Insurance Law Association) in Lisbon. He elaborated on the effects of Brexit in relation to the enforcement of judgments as well as in relation to arbitration. Further, he explained which steps companies should take in order to ensure the enforceability of their contracts post-Brexit. .
Lex Futura strengthens its dispute resolution practice with a new partner and opens an office in Zurich
Lex Futura is happy to announce that, as of 1 October 2019, Nino Sievi will join our firm as a partner. With his many years of experience in litigating before state courts and arbitral tribunals, he ideally complements our team. With his international profile he will be able to advise and represent our clients in cross-border cases as well.
Lex Futura at the real estate event of PRP Immobilien
Our partner Alain Friedrich spoke about general aspects of real estate gains tax in Lucerne at the real estate event of PRP Immobilien on 3 September 2019 in Ebikon.
Are Venture Capital Firms collective investment schemes?
Our partner Alain Friedrich has commented in the journal Gesellschaft- und Kapitalmarktrecht (GesKR) on a recent Federal Supreme Court decision on the subject of subjecting venture capital companies to the Collective Investment Schemes Act.
Lex Futura organises a workshop for real estate professionals
On July 3, 2019 Lex Futura organised a workshop for real estate professionals about the transfer of real estate in Switzerland.
Switzerland (almost) abolishes bearer shares
Swiss company law distinguishes two different categories of shares. On the one hand, there are registered shares which are registered in the name of the owner of the shares. On the other hand, there are bearer shares. In the case of those shares, the public limited company does not need to know the identity of the paper owner. Bearer shares are there for characteristic for their anonymity.