Jürg Schneider
Dr. iur., Attorney at Law

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Jürg Schneider is a counsel at Walder Wyss and his practice areas include Information Technology, Data Protection, and Outsourcing. He regularly advises both Swiss and international firms on comprehensive licensing, development, system integration, and global outsourcing projects. He has deep and extensive experience in the fields of data protection, information security, and e-commerce, with a particular focus on transborder and international contexts. In addition, Jürg Schneider regularly publishes and lectures on ICT topics and is a member of several professional organisations.

Jürg Schneider was educated at the University of Neuchâtel (lic. iur. 1992, Dr. iur. 1999). He has previously worked as a research assistant at the University of Neuchâtel, as a trainee at the legal department of the Canton of Neuchâtel, and in a Neuchâtel law firm.

Jürg Schneider speaks German, French, and English. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all of Switzerland.

Contact
Jürg Schneider
Direct phone: +41 58 658 55 71


Walder Wyss Ltd.
Seefeldstrasse 123
P.O. Box 1236
8034 Zurich
Switzerland
Phone +41 58 658 58 58
Fax +41 58 658 59 59
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Practice Areas

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Jürg Schneider
Dr. iur., Attorney at Law

Jürg Schneider is a counsel at Walder Wyss and his practice areas include Information Technology, Data Protection, and Outsourcing. He regularly advises both Swiss and international firms on comprehensive licensing, development, system integration, and global outsourcing projects. He has deep and extensive experience in the fields of data protection, information security, and e-commerce, with a particular focus on transborder and international contexts. In addition, Jürg Schneider regularly publishes and lectures on ICT topics and is a member of several professional organisations.

Jürg Schneider was educated at the University of Neuchâtel (lic. iur. 1992, Dr. iur. 1999). He has previously worked as a research assistant at the University of Neuchâtel, as a trainee at the legal department of the Canton of Neuchâtel, and in a Neuchâtel law firm.

Jürg Schneider speaks German, French, and English. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry and admitted to practice in all of Switzerland.

Jürg Schneider
Direct phone: +41 58 658 55 71

Walder Wyss Ltd.
Seefeldstrasse 123
P.O. Box 1236
8034 Zurich
Switzerland
Phone +41 58 658 58 58
Fax +41 58 658 59 59


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Practice Areas Publications

Kommentar zu Art. 10 - 15 BGÖ, in: Basler Kommentar zu Datenschutzgesetz und Öffentlichkeitsgesetz(Commentary on Art. 10 - 15 Freedom of Information Act (FoIA), in: Basle Commentary on Federal Act on Data Protection and Freedom of Information Act)

co-authored by Julia Bhend and Jürg Schneider
in: Maurer-Lambrou Blechta (Editor[s]), "Basler Kommentar zu Datenschutzgesetz und Öffentlichkeitsgesetz"
3. Auflage, Basel 2014, pp. 791-844


Google Street View in der Schweiz – Anmerkung zu Schweizerisches Bundesgericht 31. Mai 2012, 1C_230/2011(Google Street View in Switzerland – Notes to the Decision of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court of 31 May 2012)

co-authored by Jürg Schneider and Oliver M. Kunz
in: "Medien und Recht International" 1-2/2012, pp. 43–51


Referat zum Thema Nutzung von IT in Anwaltskanzleien(Presentation on the use of IT in law firms)

Speakers: Jürg Schneider and Wolfgang Straub
ALL CONSULTING Kundenevent
Radisson Blu Hotel, Zürich Flughafen 21 June 2012



Rechtliche Anforderungen an die Informationssicherheit – Haftungsprävention in der Praxis(Legal requirements for information security – liability prevention in practice)

Speaker: Jürg Schneider
18. Fachmesse für Sicherheit 2011, Messe Zürich
Zurich 16 November 2011


Rechtliche Anforderungen an die Zutritts- und Zeiterfassung: Was ist erlaubt? (Legal requirements for access and time logging: What is allowed?)

Speaker: Jürg Schneider
SES-Fachtagung
Zurich 21 June 2011


Anmerkung zu Schweizerisches Bundesverwaltungsgericht, Urteil vom 30. März 2011, A-7040/2009, Eidgenössischer Datenschutz- und Öffentlichkeitsbeauftragter EDÖB gegen Google(Annotation to the Decision of 30 March 2011, A--7040/2009 in re Swiss Data Protection and Information Commissioner vs. Google)

co-authored by Oliver M. Kunz and Jürg Schneider
in: "Medien und Recht International" 2/2011, pp. 49–60


E-Discovery and Data Privacy – Chapter on Switzerland

co-authored by Jürg Schneider, Ueli Sommer and Michael Cartier
in: Catrien Noorda / Stefan Hanloser (Editor[s]), "E-Discovery and Data Privacy – A Practical Guide"
The Netherlands 2011, pp. 277–294


Monitoring of employees and data protection: Leeway under ordinary conditions and how to handle suspicion of data theft

Speaker: Jürg Schneider
International Technology Law Association, 2010 European Conference
Berlin 28 October 2010


Anmerkung zum Urteil des Schweizerischen Bundesgerichts vom 12. Januar 2010; Grenzüberschreitendes Satellitenfernsehen – Werbefenster – Urheberrecht(Case note on Swiss Supreme Court judgment of 12 January 2010 re transfrontier TV, advertising windows and copyright)

co-authored by Lucas David and Jürg Schneider
in: "Medien und Recht International" 3-4/2010, pp. 114–115



Processing of personal data for marketing purposes – "the dos and don'ts"

Speaker: Jürg Schneider
Datenschutz – Kundendaten nutzen und schützen, Tagung des Europa Instituts an der Universität Zürich
Zürich 28 January 2009


Personendaten-Transfer in die USA(Transfer of personal data to the USA)

by Jürg Schneider
in: "digma, Zeitschrift für Datenrecht und Informationssicherheit" 3/2009, pp. 126–127


Informationssicherheit in der IT und persönliche Haftung der Verwaltungsräte(Information Security in IT and personal liability of the members of the board of directors)

by Jürg Schneider
in: "Zeitschrift für Schweizerisches Recht, Beiheft 48 (ZSR Beiheft)" 2008


Internet Service Provider im Spannungsfeld zwischen Fernmeldegeheimnis und Mitwirkungspflichten bei der Überwachung des E-Mail-Verkehrs über das Internet(Internet Service Provider in the triangle of conflicting priorities between secrecy of telecommunications and surveillance of e-mail traffic over the Internet)

by Jürg Schneider
in: "Aktuelle Juristische Praxis (AJP)" 2/2005, pp. 179–192


Haften Manager bei Lücken in der Informationssicherheit?(Can managers be held liable for shortcomings in information security?)

by Jürg Schneider
in: "IT Business" 1/2005, pp. 76–77


Rechtliche Grundlagen der Informationssicherheit(Legal framework of information security)

by Ulrich Moser
co-authored by Jürg Schneider and Didier Sangiorgio
in: "Information Security – Was Manager wissen müssen"
Rheinfelden 2003, pp. 89–101


Le capital social initial de la société à responsabilité limitée – Etude du droit suisse en vigueur et de l'avant-projet de révision du droit de la société à responsabilité limitée d'avril 1999(The Initial Capital Stock of the Limited Liability Company)

by Jürg Schneider
Zürich 2000


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