Presentations

Law firm 2.0 – The Technologically Enhanced Law Firm
Speakers: Michael Cartier
Inter-Pacific Bar Association 24th Annual Meeting & Conference
Vancouver, Canada 10 May 2014
Taxation of Hybrid Financial Instruments
28 pages
768 KB
Speakers: Peter Hongler
University of Neuchatel 26 March 2014
Protecting Famous/Well-Known Marks - a European Comparison
Speakers: Markus R. Frick
ITMA Spring Conference
London 20 March 2014
Succession planning for Russian clients in Switzerland
Speakers: Kinga M. Weiss
The 4th Annual Conference Russia & CIS Private Clients
Dolder Grand Hotel, Zurich 11 March 2014
Beneficial Ownership under Tax Treaties - Current Developments
13 pages
311 KB
Speakers: Marcus Desax
International Taxation Conference - 2013
Mumbai 5 December 2013
Gross Source Withholding v/s Net Residence Credit
Speakers: Marcus Desax
Panel discussion, International Taxation Conference
Mumbai 5 December 2013
Einfluss der europäischen Erbrechtsverordnung auf internationale Erbfälle aus Schweizer Sicht
(Impact of the European Succession Regulation on crop-boarder successions from Swiss perspective)
Speakers: Kinga M. Weiss
The 10th Zurich Annual Conference on International Trust and Inheritance Law Practise
Metropol, Zurich 5 November 2013
IPBA Regional Conference: Bridging Cultures in Arbitration – A Special Focus on Asia and Europe
Co-Organizer & Host: Michael Cartier
Inter-Pacific Bar Association
Zurich 28 October 2013
Il sequestro e alcuni casi pratici
7 pages
277 KB
(Seizure and some practical examples)
co-authored by: Davide Jermini and Alex Domeniconi
Vezia - Lugano 18 October 2013
Transazioni immobiliari e riciclaggio di denaro. Recenti sviluppi
21 pages
533 KB
(Real estate transactions and money laundering. Recent developments)
by: Davide Jermini
Lugano 16 October 2013
Introduzione al diritto societario svizzero
27 pages
313 KB
(Introduction to the Swiss Corporate Law)
co-authored by: Davide Jermini and Alex Domeniconi
Il diritto nel'esercizio dell'attività fiduciaria in Svizzera
Centro studi bancari, Lugano - Vezia 30 September 2013
Die EuErbVo und die Schweiz
64 pages
541 KB
(The European succession Regulation and Switzerland)
Speakers: Kinga M. Weiss
8. Schweizerischer Erbrechtstag
Zurich 29 August 2013
Banche ed altri intermediari finanziari nella procedura civile - alcuni sviluppi recenti
29 pages
450 KB
(Banks and other finance intermediares in the civil procedure - recent developments)
Speakers: Davide Jermini
Annual Forum Legal 2013
Centro studi bancari, Lugano - Vezia 21 June 2013
Private Betreuungs- und Pflegeleistungen und deren erbrechtliche Berücksichtigung
(Private assistance and care services and their inclusion in the inheritance law)
Speaker: Kinga M. Weiss
St. Galler Erbrechtstag
Kongresshaus, Zürich 19 June 2013
Taxation in Switzerland – Features, Recent Development and Opportunities
21 pages
330 KB
Speaker: Martin Busenhart
Swiss Russian Forum
Khanty-Mansiysk 17 June 2013
The Mobilitiy of Corporate Groups
Speakers: Martin Busenhart and Peter Hongler
Hochschule Luzern, Institut für Finanzdienstleistungen
Luzern 11 June 2013
Will we see the end of the arm’s length principle?
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Panel discussion at “aHead of Tax”, Ernst & Young’s Tax Conference 2013
Zurich 16 May 2013
IP/IT Challenges in the Regulatory Landscape Panel discussion on the developments and challenges on data protection and privacy, in respect to mobile communications and internet services.
Moderator: Michael Cartier
Inter-Pacific Bar Association 23rd Annual Meeting & Conference
Seoul, Korea 20 April 2013
Service Permanent Establishments / Switzerland
9 pages
192 KB
Speakers: Martin Busenhart
IFA London
London 12 April 2013
Internationale Erbfälle unter Berücksichtigung der europäischen Erbrechtsverordnung
(International succession cases under consideration of the EU Succession Regulation)
Speaker: Kinga M. Weiss
ZAV Fachgruppe Erbrecht
Zurich 19 March 2013
Taxation of Hybrid Financial Instruments
Speaker: Peter Hongler
University of Neuchatel 18 March 2013
Vorsorgeauftrag und grenzüberschreitende Erbfälle zwischen der EU und der Schweiz
(Living wills and cross-border succesions between the EU and Switzerland)
Speakers: Kinga M. Weiss, Stephan Neidhardt and Marcus Desax
Private Clients Breakfast
Widder Hotel, Zürich 7 February 2013
Immobilienerwerb duch Ehegatten
(Acquisition of real estate by spouses)
Speaker: Kinga M. Weiss
Zurich 26 January 2013
CSR and Anti-Corruption Legislation
11 pages
827 KB
Speaker: Michael Cartier
Inter-Pacific Bar Association Seminar on "Corporate social responsibility and fair competition: a comparative approach Europe / Asia"
Paris, France 25 January 2013
Europe's Role in Global IP Strategies
77 pages
597 KB
Speaker: Markus R. Frick
Global IP Convention 2013 in Bangalore
Bangalore, India 24 January 2013
Investment treaty arbitration in tax matters
47 pages
378 KB
Speakers: Marcus Desax and Marc D. Veit
India Branch of International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Mumbai 4 December 2012
Il trasferimento d'azienda: aspetti di diritto svizzero e cenni transfrontalieri
35 pages
998 KB
(M&A: aspects of Swiss law and cross border considerations)
Speakers: Davide Jermini
Convegno dei Notariati Lombardo e Ticinese; Il trasferimento di patrimonio aziendale, scissione e fusione nei due ordinamenti italiano e svizzero
Milan 9 November 2012
Treatment of Trusts in Switzerland
Speaker: Kinga M. Weiss
NYSBA, International Section, Seasonal Meeting 2012
Lisbon 12 October 2012
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
Cessione di aziende e relativo contenzioso Discussione sulla scorta di un esempio
11 pages
598 KB
(M&A and related litigation Discussion on the basis of an example)
Speakers: Davide Jermini
Cessazione di aziende e relativo contenzioso, GASI, Gruppo ASA della Svizzera Italiana
Lugano 29 March 2012
Dispute Resolution in Mega Construction Contracts
8 pages
1 MB
Speaker: Michael Cartier
Inter-Pacific Bar Association 2012 Annual Conference
New Delhi, India 2 March 2012
Arbitration under Tax Treaties
26 pages
282 KB
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Northern Region Chapter of International Fiscal Association - India Branch
New Delhi 11 February 2012
Switzerland's new information exchange policy and new protocol to DTAA India-Switzerland
53 pages
311 KB
Speakers: Martin Busenhart and Marcus Desax
Bangalore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCIC) in cooperation with Swiss-Indian Chamber of Commerce, Southern Region
Bangalore 30 November 2011
Delegation of portfolio management and fund administration
8 pages
2 MB
Panelist: Thomas S. Müller
ALFI European alternative investment funds conference
Luxembourg 22 November 2011
Tax Rulings in an International Framework
pages
133 KB
Chair Panel Discussion: Marcus Desax
65th Congress of the International Fiscal Association IFA
Paris 21 November 2011
Jurisdiction and Forum Shopping in Europe
Speaker: Oliver M. Kunz
DRI International - The Changing Landscape of International Litigation: Hot Topics
Barcelona (Spain) 18 November 2011
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
ZH · Schweizer Kennzeichenrecht für Praktiker
(Swiss law on signs (Trademark company names etc.))
Speaker: Demian Stauber
Europäische Anwaltsvereinigung
Potsdam 15 November 2011
Nachfolgeregelung für Familienunternehmen
135 pages
617 KB
(Business succession for family businesses)
Speakers: Kinga M. Weiss, Urs P. Gnos, Marco Strahm and Stephan Neidhardt
Erbrecht für Praktiker - Intensivseminar für Fortgeschrittene (Teil 1)
SIX ConventionPoint Zürich 4 November 2011
Dozent im Modul „Interaktives Marketing“ des Studiengangs „Marketing Executive HSG“
(Lecturer in the module "Interactive Marketung" of the course of studies "Marketing Executive HSG")
Dozent: Oliver M. Kunz
Institut für Marketing der Universität St. Gallen 25 October 2011
Unternehmenskauf in der Praxis
27 pages
81 KB
(M&A deals in practice)
Speaker: Lucas Hänni
KMU-Verkauf oder Nachfolge richtig geplant
Zurich 29 September 2011 (Tagung VEB)
WIPO session at MARQUES Annual Conference
Chair: Markus R. Frick
MARQUES Annual Conference
Baveno, Italy 16 September 2011
Protocol of 30 August 2010 to the Indian Swiss Double Taxation Convention: More Than Just Exchange of Information …
21 pages
440 KB
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Walder Wyss Tax Breakfast
Zurich 9 September 2011
Cloud Computing – Data Protection, E-discovery and Enforceability
Speaker: Julia Bhend
AIJA Annual Congress
Amsterdam 25 August 2011
Tax Rules in Non-Tax Agreements (Swiss National Reporter), Conference hosted by the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law
Speakers: Peter Hongler
Rust, Burgenland (Österreich) 7 July 2011
WIPO Working Group Meeting in Geneva
Speakers: Markus R. Frick
WIPO, Geneva 4 July 2011 (Markus R. Frick represents the trademark owners associations MARQUES at the WIPO Working Group Meeting in Geneva.)
Fachgruppe Zivilprozessrecht des Zürcher Anwaltsverbands: Das revidierte LugÜ – Neue Probleme, alte Fragen und die Revision der Revision
(The Revised Lugano Convention – New Problems, Old Questions and the Revision of the Revision)
Speakers: Oliver M. Kunz
29 June 2011
SuisseID – Risiken und Haftungsfragen
18 pages
141 KB
(SuisseID – Risk and Liability Issues)
Speaker: Samuel Klaus
ISSS Security Lunch
Berne 28 June 2011
Lehrgang zum Dipl. Texterin/Dipl. Texter der schreibszene Schweiz: Werberecht für Texter
(Advertising Law for Copywriters)
Speakers: Oliver M. Kunz
25 June 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
Recent Developments in Exchange of Information in Tax Matters
67 pages
2 MB
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Swiss Association of Asset Managers (Verband Schweizerischer Vermögensverwalter)
Zurich 17 June 2011
Relationship of Tax Authorities to Taxpayers and Advisers: Some Bruises and How They Could be Soothed
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Swiss Association of Tax Law (Swiss IFA Branch) - Schweizerische Vereinigung für Steuerrecht (Schweiz. Landesgruppe der IFA)
Zurich 16 June 2011
Der Patentanwalt als Gerichts- und Privatgutachter
(The patent attorney as court expert or party appointed expert)
Speakers: Demian Stauber
Hochschule für Technik, Lehrgang MAS IP
Zürich 28 May 2011
Recent Developments in Exchange of Information in Tax Matters
Speaker: Marcus Desax
University of Zurich - Europe Institute (Europe Insitut Zürich)
Zurich 6 May 2011
Hybride Finanzierungsinstrumente im Steuerrecht – wirtschaftliche Unterscheidung zwischen Eigen- und Fremdkapital und steuerliche Implikationen, Seminar im Spezialforschungbereich "International Tax Coordination"
(Hybrid Financial Instruments – Economic Differentiation between Equity and Debt and Tax Implications, Seminar of the Special Research Program on International Tax Coordination)
Speakers: Peter Hongler
Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien
Wien 28 January 2011
Switzerland's New Information Exchange Policy and New Protocol to the Indian-Swiss Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Western Region Chapter of International Fiscal Association - India Branch
Mumbai 30 November 2010
Immobilien und Steuern bei der Nachlassplanung und im Erbfall
(Real Estate and Taxes in Wealth planning and in case of Succession)
Speakers: Stephan Neidhardt and Tina Shih-Thurnheer
St. Galler Erbrechtstag
Zurich 12 November 2010
International Tax, Tax Treaties and India's Standpoint
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Roundtable on Indian Tax Policy and Administration, International Chamber of Commerce, India Chapter
New Delhi 29 October 2010
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
In need of Substance – Switzerland
Speakers: Stephan Neidhardt
2010 ITSG Conference Boston
Boston 20 September 2010
Der Patentanwalt als Gerichts- und Privatgutachter
(The patent attorney as court expert or party appointed expert)
Speakers: Demian Stauber
Hochschule für Technik, Lehrgang MAS IP
Zurich 18 June 2010
Government Roundtable
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Co-chair panel discussion, Tax Planning Strategies U.S and Europe
Copenhagen 4 June 2010 (American Bar Association, Section on Taxation)
The Swiss Perspective of Information Exchange
Speaker: Marcus Desax
U.S.-Latin American Tax Planning Strategies
Miami 21 May 2010 (American Bar Association, Section on Taxation)
Tax Enforcement Initiatives and Their Impact on Planning for Private Clients
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Co-chair panel discussion, U.S.-Latin American Tax Planning Strategies
Miami 19 May 2010 (American Bar Association, Section on Taxation)
Special Features within the Swiss Tax System
Speakers: Stephan Neidhardt
Roadshow 2010 New York - The Ruchelman Law Firm
New York 9 March 2010
The New Swiss Federal Patent Court
Speakers: Demian Stauber and Markus R. Frick
European Patent Forum
Düsseldorf 10 February 2010
Taxation of Hedge Fund Managers
Speakers: Martin Busenhart
Greater Zurich Area Presentation
London February 2010
Investing in Switzerland
Speakers: Martin Busenhart and Marcus Desax
International Taxation Conference
Mumbai 5 December 2009
Allocation of Taxing Rights under Model Treaties – Are they Equitable?
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Chair panel discussion, International Taxation Conference
Mumbai 4 December 2009
Besteuerung kollektiver Kapitalanlagen
(Taxation of collective capital investments)
Speakers: Maurus Winzap and Stefan Oesterhelt
IFF Seminar
St.Gallen December 2009
Hybride Finanzierungsinstrumente – ein Blick auf die Schweizer „Thin Cap-Rule“, Doktorandenveranstaltung der Swiss Association of Tax Law Professors (SATLP)
(Hybrid Financial Instruments – a Look at the Swiss Thin Cap Rule, Ph. D. Seminar of the Swiss Association of Tax Law Professors (SATLP))
Speakers: Peter Hongler
Institut für Steuerrecht, Universität Bern 17 November 2009
Farewell Address as President of IFA, Swiss Tax Law Association (Swiss IFA Branch)
2 pages
16 KB
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Geneva November 2009 (Swiss Tax Law Association (Swiss IFA Branch))
Neue Schweizer DBA-Praxis aus der Sicht der rechtsstaatlichen Verfahrensgarantien
(New Swiss Tax Treaty Practice from the Viewpoint of Taxpayers' Rights)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Zurich Chamber of Commerce - Zürcher Handelskammer
Zürich November 2009
Haftung im Steuerrecht
Speakers: Thomas Meister
Treuhandkammer Seminar
Zürich November 2009
The Doom of Offshore Tax Planning: What threats do US reforms and OECD resolutions pose to global foreign direct investment?
Speakers: Stephan Neidhardt
WSG panel discussion
Costa Rica November 2009
Your Company in Switzerland or Europe
Speakers: Stephan Neidhardt
Presentations and panel discussions in Latin America
November 2009 (Bógota, Medellin, Santiago de Chile and Buenos Aires)
Neue Schweizer DBA-Praxis aus der Sicht der rechtsstaatlichen Verfahrensgarantien
(New Swiss Tax Treaty Practice from the Viewpoint of Taxpayers' Rights)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Basel Chamber of Commerce - Handelskammer beider Basel
Basel October 2009
Address to Luncheon of Governments' Representatives, IFA Congress, Vancouver
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Vancouver August 2009 (Congress International Fiscal Association)
Address at General Assembly of Intra-European Organization of Tax Administrations (IOTA), Stockholm
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Stockholm July 2009
Vermögens- und Steuerplanung mittels Immobilien
(Real Estate Wealth and Tax Planning)
Speakers: Stephan Neidhardt and Tina Shih-Thurnheer
Educaris
Zurich 12 June 2009
Steueroptimale Vermögensverwaltung
Speakers: Martin Busenhart
Educaris, Akademie der Treuhandkammer
Zürich June 2009
Development of Beneficial Ownership in International Tax Law
Speakers: Martin Busenhart
IFA
Moscow June 2009
Address at Russian Branch of the International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Russian Branch of the International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Moscow June 2009
Welcome Address at International Seminar for Tax Judges
Speaker: Marcus Desax
International Seminar for Tax Judges
Paris May 2009 (jointly organized by OECD, International Fiscal Association, International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation and Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas)
Anything under the Sun made by Man: The New Motto for Trademark Law?
Speakers: Demian Stauber
Swiss-American Lawyers Association of Greater New York, Inc.
New York 7 April 2009
Headquarter/Konzernstandort Österreich/Schweiz
Speakers: Martin Busenhart
IFA Landesgruppentreffen Österreich und Schweiz
Bad-Ragaz April 2009
Tax Planning in M&A Transactions – Loopholes & Pitfalls
Speakers: Thomas Meister
ACC M&A Seminar
Zurich April 2009
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
Continuing Pending Litigation in case of Insolvency – A Swiss Law Perspective
15 pages
53 KB
Speakers: Peter Straub and Michael Cartier
UIA Winter Seminar Report 2009 "Rescue of Companies: M&A, Insolvency and Litigation Aspects and the International Contest"
St. Christoph, Austria 2009
Die Vermeidung von Ausscheidungsverlusten
Speakers: Samuel Dürr
ASEFID Seminar
Bern November 2008
Confidentiality in International Arbitration: Myth or Reality
Speakers: Michael Cartier
Groupe ASA des Jeunes Practiciens de l'Arbitrage (ASA below 40)
Geneva October 2008
Cross-Border Relocation of Companies – Switzerland
Speakers: Stephan Neidhardt
IBA Tax Committee
Buenos Aires October 2008
Tax Planning with Derivatives in Switzerland
Speakers: Stephan Neidhardt
ITSG (International Tax Services Group)
Milan October 2008
Key-note Address at Founders' Meeting
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Liechtenstein Branch of International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Vaduz September 2008
President's Address at Opening Session at IFA Congress Brussels
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congress International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Brussels September 2008
Address to Luncheon of Governments' Representatives, IFA Congress, Brussels
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congress International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Brussels September 2008
Address to Young IFA Network (YIN), IFA Congress, Brussels
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congress International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Brussels September 2008
Farewell Address to Prof. Maarten J. Ellis, IFA Secretary General, IFA Congress, Brussels
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congress International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Brussels September 2008
Die Vermeidung von Ausscheidungsverlusten
Speakers: Samuel Dürr and Michael Leiser / Swisscom AG
bewest Seminar
Bern September 2008
New Article 25(5) OECD Model Convention Supplementing the Mutual Agreement Procedure by Arbitration
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Swiss Tax Law Association, Swiss IFA Branch
Zurich June 2008
Arbitration in Tax Treaty Matters, chair of panel discussion
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Swiss Tax Law Association, Schweizerische Landesgruppe der International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Zurich June 2008
Haftung im Steuerrecht
Speakers: Thomas Meister
Treuhandkammer Seminar
Zurich June 2008
Business Location Switzerland – Fiscal Challenges and Opportunities
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Swiss Holdings, Federation of Industrial and Service Groups in Switzerland
Berne May 2008
Key-Note Address at Founders' Meeting
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Romania Branch of International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Bucharest May 2008
Cross-Border Mergers and Reorganizations
Speakers: Thomas Meister
IFA Swiss-Italian Branch Meeting
Stresa May 2008
International Taxation of Trusts
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Incontri di Diritto Tributario Internationale
Milano April 2008
Welcome Address at Joint OECD and IFA India International Tax Conference
Speaker: Marcus Desax
OECD and IFA India Joint International Tax Conference
Mumbai January 2008
Permanent Establishments: the Conditions for Service and Agency Permanent Establishments
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Chair of Panel discussion, OECD and IFA India Joint International Tax Conference
Mumbai January 2008
Cross-Border Reorganizations
Speakers: Thomas Meister
OREF Seminar
Fribourg 2008
Tax Optimised Wealth Management
Speakers: Martin Busenhart
Institut für Rechtswissenschaft und Rechtspraxis, Universität St.Gallen
Zürich November 2007
Structured Finance
Speakers: Thomas Meister
ISIS Seminar
Lausanne November 2007
The Swiss Tax System
Speakers: Stephan Neidhardt
ITSG (International Tax Services Group)
Toronto November 2007
Negotiating the Trade-Off – Conflicting Tax Interests
Speakers: Thomas Meister
IBA Tax Committee Panel
Singapore October 2007
President's address at opening ceremony, IFA Congress, Kyoto
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congress International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Kyoto September 2007
Address to Luncheon of Governments' Representatives, IFA Congress, Kyoto
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congress International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Kyoto September 2007
Address to Young IFA Network (YIN), IFA Congress, Kyoto
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congress International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Kyoto September 2007
Transfer of Tax Liability – Pitfalls
Speakers: Thomas Meister
ISIS Seminar
Lugano September 2007
Neue Entwicklungen im Steuerrecht – wo steht die Schweiz?
(Newest Developments in Tax: Where Does Switzerland Stand?)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Joint session of Zug radical, christian-democrat and people's parties
Zug August 2007
Das Bundesgericht hebt degressiven Steuertarif Obwaldens auf
(The Swiss Federal Court Outlaws Regressive Tax Rates in Obwalden)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Arena
Swiss National TV SF1 July 2007 (Participation as attorney to the canton of Obwalden)
Ensuring Treaty Eligibility: Navigating 'Limitation on Benefits' and similar Anti-Shopping-Provisions
Speakers: Stephan Neidhardt
ABA Tax Section Meeting
Washington DC May 2007
Welcome Address, U.S.A., Ireland and Swiss IFA Branch Meeting
Speaker: Marcus Desax
U.S.A., Ireland and Swiss IFA Branch Meeting
New York February 2007
ICC Task Force on Global Sourcing Contracts / ICC Legal Handbook on Global Sourcing Contracts
Member and contributor: Mark A. Reutter
Paris 2007
President's Address at Opening Session at IFA Congress, Amsterdam
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congress International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Amsterdam September 2006
Address to Luncheon of Governments' Representatives, IFA Congress, Amsterdam
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congress International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Amsterdam September 2006
Address to Young IFA Network (YIN), IFA Congress, Amsterdam
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congress International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Amsterdam September 2006
Practical Aspects of Tax Arbitration: a Dispute on the Characterization of Royalty Payments under a Tax Treaty
Speaker: Marcus Desax
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
Paris May 2006
Key-Note Address at Meeting of USA Branch of International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
U.S.A. International Fiscal Association (IFA) Branch Meeting
San Antonio February 2006
La territorialité de l'impôt
(Territoriality of tax)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Groupement français de l'IFA, French IFA Branch
Paris October 2004
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
Advance Rulings
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Chair of panel discussion, Congress of the International Fiscal Association
Eilat, Israel October 1999
Impact of the New Capital Adequacy Framework of the Basle Accord
Speakers: Enrico Friz
IBA Conference
Barcelona September 1999
Recent Developments in the Swiss Securities Market: The establishing of Eurex, the joint derivatives market of the Deutsche Boerse AG and the Swiss Exchange – An Overview
Speakers: Markus Pfenninger
15th Annual Seminar on International Financial Law
Barcelona 10 June 1998
Anwaltshonorar und Kartellrecht
8 pages
381 KB
(Attorney fees and competition law)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Luzerner Anwaltsverband
Luzern 23 September 1997
Tax Planning in Group of Companies
15 pages
985 KB
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Schweizerischer Kaufmännischer Verband
Zurich 10 September 1997
Organisation einer Anwaltskanzlei – rechtliche und betriebswirtschaftliche Aspekte
16 pages
334 KB
(Organization of a Law Firm – Legal and Business Issues)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Universität St.Gallen May 1997
Watermarking – A Promising Technology in the Fight Against Copyright Piracy
17 pages
124 KB
Speakers: Didier Sangiorgio
IBA Convention 1997
New Delhi 1997
Market Manipulation and Stabilization in Switzerland
Speakers: Markus Pfenninger
13th Annual Seminar on International Financial Law
Geneva 1 May 1996
Firmenübernahmen – steuerrechtliche Probleme
(Takeovers – Tax Problems)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Universität St.Gallen May 1996
Stempelgesetzrevision 1992 – Was auch Nicht-Banker interessiert
(Reform of the Stamp Tax Law – What is Also of Interest to Non-Bankers)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
International Financial Management Association
Zürich 26 January 1993
New Stamp Tax Law – What it Means to Business
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Swiss-American Chamber of Commerce
Zurich and Geneva February 1992
Von der Methodologie der bundesgerichtlichen Rechtsprechung im Steuerrecht
(Methodology of the Swiss Federal Supreme Court in deciding tax matters)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Swiss Tax Law Association, Schweizerische Landesgruppe der International Fiscal Association (IFA)
Basel 1991
La non-reconnaissance des personnes juridiques en matière fiscale
5 pages
216 KB
(Non-recognition of Legal Entities in Tax Matters)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Swiss Tax Law Association, Swiss IFA Branch
Genèva November 1989
État actuel de la responsabilité du fait des produits en Suisse
10 pages
437 KB
(Current State of Product Liability Law in Switzerland)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Congrés annuel de la Communauté de travail de l'industrie suisse des boissons
Bürgenstock 5 June 1989
Die Nichtanerkennung von juristischen Personen im Steuerrecht
17 pages
919 KB
(Non-recognition of legal entities in tax matters)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Swiss Tax Law Association, Swiss IFA Branch
Bern November 1988
Force Majeure in Hardship Clauses in Drafting International Contracts
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Euro-Conferences
London 29 March 1988
Overview Over, and Some Features of, Swiss Tax Law
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Swiss-UK Branch International Fiscal Association (IFA) meeting
Lucerne 1987
Vorkehrungen zur Minderung des Produktehaftungsrisikos
(Ways of Minimizing Product-Liability Risks)
Speaker: Marcus Desax
Zürcher Handelskammer
Zürich 22 October 1986
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