Simon Roth

Publications and Speaking Engagements




  • Freezing orders and attachments of joint accounts, AJP 2019, p. 575 et seqq.
  • Initial Token Offerings in Switzerland, JIBFL 2019, p. 140 et seqq.
  • The Jurisdiction of the Swiss Data Protection Authority, ContraLegem 02/2018
  • Data Protection in Switzerland: Q&A, Thomson Reuters 2018
  • Is retweeting a criminal offence?, forumpoenale 2017, p. 290 et seqq.
  • Automated decision-making, digma 2017, p. 104 et seqq.
  • Unfair Competition, in: Baker McKenzie Zurich (Hrsg.), Yearbook of Swiss Business Law 2016/2017 2016/2017
  • Pitfalls of Incorporating General Terms and Conditions by Hyperlink: Choice-of-Clause Dispute under the Brussels Regime, Computer and Telecommunications Law Review 2017, p. 31 et seqq.
  • Price comparisons in advertising, sic! 2016, p. 442 et seqq. (with Michael Zeller)
  • White smoke over Brussels - What Swiss companies need to know about the European General Data Protection Regulation, Jusletter 4. April 2016 (with Nicolas Passadelis)
  • Apparent authority in corporations, AJP 2016, p. 386 et seqq.
  • Cross-border production orders of IP addresses and subscriber data, Jusletter 17. August 2015
  • Case note to the Supreme Court of Switzerland's decision 6B_256/2014 dated April 8, 2015, forumpoenale 2015, 198 ff. (with Thomas Murmann)
  • Again: The applicability of the privilege against self-incrimination in administrative proceedings, Jusletter 24. November 2014
  • Integration of movable goods into immovable property - Statute of limita, AJP 2014, p. 773 et seqq.
  • Die Geltung von nemo tenetur im Verwaltungsverfahren, Jusletter 17. February 2014
  • Before Art. 9/Art. 9, in: Hilty/Arpagaus (ed.), Basle Commentary on the Unfair Competiton Act, Basel 2013
  • The Swiss Code of Obligations, Zürich 2012 (Co-author)
  • The relationship between duties to cooperate under administrative law and the privilege against self-incrimination, ZStrR 2011, p. 296 et seqq.

Speaking engagements

  • Lex Futura Academy, GDPR - One Year Later, Zürich 16. May 2019
  • Baker McKenzie Breakfast Briefing, Discussion of SAP UK Ltd v Diageo Great Britain Ltd [2017] EWHC 189 (TCC), 2017
  • Nemo tenetur in antitrust proceedings, Speaking engagement at the Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht, 2015
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