Publications

Newsletter 110: New Swiss Law on Accounting and Financial Reporting - at the Halfway Mark of the Implementation
4 pages
1 MB
by Simon Kehl and Dominik Hohler
April 2014
Chapter on Switzerland
9 pages
263 KB
by Reto Jacobs and Gion Giger
in: GLG Global Legal Group Ltd (Editor[s]), "The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Competition Litigation 2014"
6th edition, London 2013, pp. 205 - 210
Contribution for Switzerland in International Encyclopedia of Agency and Distribution Agreements
34 pages
215 KB
by Nadine S. Reinfried Egli
co-authored by Bernhard F. Meyer, MME - Meyer Müller Eckert Partners, Zurich and Switzerland
in: Augustin Jausàs (Ed.), Kluwer Law International (Editor[s]), "International Encyclopedia of Agency and Distribution Agreements"
Supp 22/2012, Alphen aan den Rijn (the Netherlands) 2012
Kündigung eines Servicepartnervertrages für Kraftfahrzeuge. Bemerkungen zum Urteil des Bundesgerichts vom 6. September 2011, 4A_101/20011
(Termination of an after sales agreement for motor vehicles. Remarks concerning the Federal Supreme Court's decision of 6 September 2011, 4A_101/20011)
by Gion Giger
in: "Push-Service Entscheide" 12 January 2012
«Jovani», Urteil des Handelsgerichts Zürich vom 17. Mai 2010 – Kartellrechtliche Zulässigkeit eines Verbots von Direktbelieferungen durch den Lieferanten
(«Jovani», Decision of the Commercial Court of Zurich from 17 May 2010 – A ban of direct sales by the supplier is lawful from an antitrust perspective)
by Gion Giger
in: "sic! Zeitschrift für Immaterialgüter-, Informations- und Wettbewerbsrecht" 10/2011, pp. 574–577
Vertikale Abreden – Entwicklungen im schweizerischen und europäischen Kartellrecht
(Vertical Agreements: Recent Developments in Swiss and European Competition Law)
by Gion Giger
in: "sic! Zeitschrift für Immaterialgüter-, Informations-, und Wettbewerbsrecht" 12/2010, pp. 859–876
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
Switzerland: Recent Developments in the Regulatory Environment for Alternative Investment Service Providers
2 pages
214 KB
co-authored by Luc Defferrard and Christian Staub
in: "Financier Worldwide" January 2010
The new European Block Exemption Regulation for Vertical Agreements
by Gion Giger
in: "Distribution Law Commission Newsletter" 3/2010
Product Liability: Switzerland
9 pages
582 KB
by Dieter Hofmann
in: "Getting the Deal Through"
London 2010
Investing in Switzerland
Speakers: Martin Busenhart and Marcus Desax
International Taxation Conference
Mumbai 5 December 2009
Der Werk und Wirkbereich bei Wortwerken
42 pages
630 KB
(Scope and exercise of rights in literary works)
co-authored by Mark A. Reutter and Magda Streuli-Youssef
in: Mosimann / Renold / Rascher (Editor[s]), "Kultur Kunst Recht"
Basel 2009, pp. 895 ff.
Making and breaking license and distribution agreements. Risks and rewards, practical tips and lessons learned
by Julia Bhend
in: "National Report of Switzerland (Distribution Part) for AIJA Annual Congress 2009"
2009
Flexible Nichtigkeit kartellrechtwidriger Verträge
22 pages
3 MB
(Flexible nullity of agreements infringing competition law)
by Reto Jacobs
in: Peter V. Kunz et al. (Editor[s]), "Wirtschaftsrecht in Theorie und Praxis – Festschrift für Roland von Büren"
Basel 2009, pp. 573–594
Newsletter 79: Indemnity for Goodwill and Termination of Distribution Contracts under Swiss Law
2 pages
93 KB
by Micha Bühler
September 2008
Product Liability: Switzerland
6 pages
206 KB
by Dieter Hofmann
in: "Getting the Deal Through"
London 2008
Product Liability: Switzerland
7 pages
133 KB
by Dieter Hofmann
in: "The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Product Liability 2008"
2008
Newsletter 73: Bribery in the Private Sector - "Few Men Have Virtue to Withstand the Highest Bidder"
2 pages
433 KB
by Dieter Hofmann and Oliver M. Kunz
August 2007
Alleinvertriebsvertrag
9 pages
134 KB
(Exclusive distribution agreement)
by Reto Jacobs
in: Amstutz et al. (Editor[s]), "Handkommentar zum Schweizer Privatrecht"
Zürich 2007, pp. 1666–1668
Privatautonomie und Vertragsschluss
(Party Autonomy and Conclusion of the Contract)
by Antonio Carbonara
in: "Vertrauen – Vertrag – Verantwortung, Festschrift für Hans Caspar von der Crone zum 50. Geburtstag, Zürich 2007"
Zürich 2007, pp. 85–105 (Schulthess Juristische Medien AG)
Verlagsrecht
23 pages
4 MB
(The Publishing Rights)
co-authored by Magda Streuli-Youssef, Rolf auf der Maur, Christoph Graber, Reto Jacobs, Mark A. Reutter, Franz Riklin, Alesch Staehelin, Hans-Ueli Vogt and Lukas Wiget
in: Arter / Jörg (Editor[s]), "Entertainment Law"
Bern 2006, pp. 191–213
Newsletter 48: New Swiss Rules of International Commercial Arbitration
2 pages
75 KB
by Micha Bühler
March 2004
Own-brand look-alikes: Luce verde da parte del TF? Note a margine della DTF 20 luglio 2003 (4C.60/2003) (Petit Gervais/Petit Suisse)
(Own-brand look-alikes: Green light from the Federal Court? Marginal note DFC July 20, 2003 (4C.60/2003) (Petit Gervais/Petit Suisse))
by Stefano Codoni
in: "NRCP Nuova rivista di diritto commerciale e processuale 2003" 9 February 2004, p. 119
Online Business Law Switzerland
co-authored by Markus R. Frick and Mark A. Reutter
in: "World Online Business Law"
New York 2004
Newsletter 45: Corporate Criminal Liability Comes to Switzerland
2 pages
96 KB
by Micha Bühler
November 2003
Literatur oder Wettbewerb – Die Gefahr aufgedrängter Wohltaten im Kartellrecht. Anmerkungen zu BGE 129 II 18
(Literature or Competition – the dangers of imposed benefactions in Antitrust Law. Remarks concerning BGE 129 II 18)
by Daniel Zimmerli
in: "Zeitschrift des Bernischen Juristenvereins (ZBJV)" 4/2003, pp. 290 ff.
Warranties and Disclaimers - Limitation of Liability in Consumer-Related Transactions - Chapter on Switzerland
by Stefano Codoni
in: Dr. Martin Kurer, Stefano Codoni, Dr. Klaus Günther, Jorge Santiago Neves and Lawrence Teh (Editor[s]), "Warranties and Disclaimers - Limitation of Liability in Consumer-Related Transactions"
London 2002, p. 527
Newsletter 34: New Federal Law on Designs
2 pages
53 KB
by Magda Streuli-Youssef
June 2002
Zur Schutzfähigkeit von Formmarken
(The protection of three-dimensional trade-marks)
by Magda Streuli-Youssef
in: "sic! Zeitschrift für Immaterialgüter-, Informations- und Wettbewerbsrecht" 11/2002, pp. 794–798
Income Tax Incentives for Exports and the Application of WTO Rules
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congress of the International Fiscal Association (IFA)
San Francisco October 2001
Newsletter 22: Swiss Patent Law and Parallel Imports
2 pages
19 KB
by Johannes A. Bürgi
August 2000
Marken- und Lauterkeitsrecht (im Hinblick auf die Beurteilung von Parallelimporten)
15 pages
101 KB
(Trademark Law and Unfair Competition Law in Parallel Imports)
by Lucas David
in: G. Rauber (Editor[s]), "Parallelimporte im Schnittstellenbereich zwischen Immaterialgüter- und Wettbewerbsrecht"
Zürich 2000, pp. 29–43 (Schulthess Juristische Medien AG)
Switzerland: Courts Expand Rights of Parallel Importers

in: "IP Worldwide, September 1999 issue" September 1999, p. 36
Unlautere Werbe- und Verkaufsmethoden (Art. 3 UWG)
(Unfair Advertising and Selling Practices)
by Magda Streuli-Youssef
in: David / von Büren (Editor[s]), "Schweizerisches Immaterialgüter- und Wettbewerbsrecht (SIWR)"
Basel/Frankfurt 1998 (Vol. V/1)
Lotteriegesetzgebung
(Lottery law)
by Magda Streuli-Youssef
in: David / von Büren (Editor[s]), "Schweizerisches Immaterialgüter- und Wettbewerbsrecht (SIWR)"
Basel/Frankfurt 1998 (Vol. V/1)
Besonderheiten des Urheberrechts im Rechtsverkehr
(Particularities of copyright law in transactions)
by Magda Streuli-Youssef
in: "Aktuelle Juristische Praxis (AJP)" 8/1996, pp. 958–966
Auch fremdsprachige Sachbezeichnungen können Gemeingut sein
(Foreign language generic terms in trademark law)
by Magda Streuli-Youssef
in: Kurer / Sangiorgio / Ritscher / Aschmann (Editor[s]), "Binsenwahrheiten des Immaterialgüterrechts, FS für Lucas David"
Zürich 1996
Dienstleistungsmarke
(Service trademarks)
by Magda Streuli-Youssef
in: "Aktuelle Juristische Praxis (AJP)" 5/1993, pp. 528–530
Business Law Guide to Switzerland
by Marcus Desax
Wiesbaden 1991
Die Formmarke
(Three dimensional trademarks)
by Magda Streuli-Youssef
in: "Marke und Marketing" 1990
Force Majeure in Hardship Clauses in Drafting International Contracts
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Euro-Conferences
London 29 March 1988
Vorkehrungen zur Minderung des Produktehaftungsrisikos
(Ways of Minimizing Product-Liability Risks)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Zürcher Handelskammer
Zürich 22 October 1986
Der Rechtsschutz gegen sog. Piratenmarken
(Legal Protection against bad faith trademark registration)
by Magda Streuli-Youssef
in: "Schweizerische Mitteilungen über Immaterialgüterrecht (SMI)" 1/1985
Working with and within Product Liability Laws in the European Economic Community
Speaker: Marcus Desax
International Business Forum
Philadelphia 22 September 1983
Some Differences Between European and United States Law to Consider When Drafting International Contracts
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Legal Department, E.l. du Point de Nemours & Company, Inc.
Wilmington, Delaware 2 March 1983
Zur Anwendbarkeit des Grundsatzes des Vorranges von absoluten Rechten gegenüber relativen Rechten im Immaterialgüterrecht und insbesondere im Urheberrecht
(The application of the principle of priority of absolute rights vis-à-vis relative rights in the intellectual property law and in particular in the copyright law)
by Stefano Codoni
in: "SJZ 1999" 0, p. 1