Hans Rudolf Trüeb
Prof. Dr. iur., LL.M., Attorney at Law
Partner

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Hans Rudolf Trüeb is a partner and member of the management board of Walder Wyss. He advises Swiss and international clients as well as public entities in corporate and technology-related transactions and with regard to compliance and governance issues. Inter alia, he handles technology transfer, licensing, distribution, joint venture and outsourcing projects as well as corporate transactions. He is often retained as expert and represents clients in court or before arbitral tribunals. He is Co-Chair of the Zurich Bar's Technology and Telecom Law Practice Group and frequently publishes in this field. Hans Rudolf Trüeb is adjunct professor at Zurich University Law School for Swiss and international economic law as well as administrative law. Hans Rudolf Trüeb is ranked in Who’s Who legal, Chambers and other institutions. Chambers describes him as being "active and extremely intelligent, with a great reputation."

Born in 1961, Hans Rudolf Trüeb was educated at the Universities of Zurich (lic. iur. 1987; Dr. iur. 1989) and Berkeley, California (USA) (LL.M. 1991). He further stayed as visiting scholar at UC Berkeley to write a treatise on international trade law. He previously worked as associate and partner in a mid-sized Zurich law firm.

Hans Rudolf Trüeb speaks German, English, French and Italian. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry.

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Hans Rudolf Trüeb
Direct phone: +41 58 658 55 88


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

Hans Rudolf Trüeb
Prof. Dr. iur., LL.M., Attorney at Law
Partner

Hans Rudolf Trüeb is a partner and member of the management board of Walder Wyss. He advises Swiss and international clients as well as public entities in corporate and technology-related transactions and with regard to compliance and governance issues. Inter alia, he handles technology transfer, licensing, distribution, joint venture and outsourcing projects as well as corporate transactions. He is often retained as expert and represents clients in court or before arbitral tribunals. He is Co-Chair of the Zurich Bar's Technology and Telecom Law Practice Group and frequently publishes in this field. Hans Rudolf Trüeb is adjunct professor at Zurich University Law School for Swiss and international economic law as well as administrative law. Hans Rudolf Trüeb is ranked in Who’s Who legal, Chambers and other institutions. Chambers describes him as being "active and extremely intelligent, with a great reputation."

Born in 1961, Hans Rudolf Trüeb was educated at the Universities of Zurich (lic. iur. 1987; Dr. iur. 1989) and Berkeley, California (USA) (LL.M. 1991). He further stayed as visiting scholar at UC Berkeley to write a treatise on international trade law. He previously worked as associate and partner in a mid-sized Zurich law firm.

Hans Rudolf Trüeb speaks German, English, French and Italian. He is registered with the Zurich Bar Registry.

 
 
 

Hans Rudolf Trüeb
Direct phone: +41 58 658 55 88

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


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Personengesellschaften und Aktiengesellschaft (Art. 530–771 OR) inkl. VegüV(Partnerships and Stock Companies (Article 530–771 OR.) incl. the Ordinance against Excessive Remuneration (VegüV))

co-authored by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Amstutz/Breitschmid/Furrer/Girsberger/Huguenin/Jungo/Müller-Chen/Roberto/Schnyder/Trüeb (Editor[s]), "Handkommentar zum Schweizer Privatrecht"
3. Auflage, Zurich 2016


Handkommentar Schulthess zu ZGB und OR, Art. 657–659b OR(Commentary on certain provisions of Swiss corporate law)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
Zurich 2016


Handkommentar Schulthess zu ZGB und OR, Art. 772–803, Art. 820–827 OR (GmbH-Recht)(Commentary on certain provisions of Swiss corporate law)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
Zurich 2016


Wirtschaftsrechtliche Nebenerlasse: KKG, FusG, UWG und PauRG(Subordinate Commercial Legislation: Consumer Credit Act (KKG), Mergers Act (FusG), Unfair Competition Act (UWG) and Package Travel Act (PauRG))

co-authored by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Amstutz/Breitschmid/Furrer/Girsberger (Editor[s]), "Handkommentar zum Schweizer Privatrecht"
3. Auflage, Zurich 2016


GmbH, Genossenschaft, Handelsregister und Wertpapiere (Art. 772–1186 OR) / Bucheffektengesetz(LLC (GmbH), Association, Commercial Registry and Securities (Art. 772–1186 OR) / Intermediated Securities Act)

co-authored by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Amstutz/Breitschmid/Furrer/Girsberger (Editor[s]), "Handkommentar zum Schweizer Privatrecht"
3. Auflage, Zurich 2016




Telekommunikation(Chapter on Telecommunication Law in Europe)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Kronke/Melis/Schnyder (Editor[s]), "Handbuch Internationales Wirtschaftsrecht"
Cologne 2015



Beschaffungsrecht

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Biaggini/Häner/Saxer/Schott (Editor[s]), "Fachhandbuch Verwaltungsrecht"
Zurich/Basel/Geneva 2015, pp. S. 1019–1063


Revision des Beschaffungsrechts bringt Rechtssicherheit und mehr Wettbewerb

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Die Volkswirtschaft" 7/2015, pp. S. 9–11


Haftung für induzierte Seismizität(Liability for induced seismicity)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb and Ramona Wyss
in: "Schweizerisches Zentralblatt für Staats- und Verwaltungsrecht (ZBl)" 115/2014, pp. 3–30



Technology, Media and Telecommunications Review Switzerland

co-authored by Hans Rudolf Trüeb and Samuel Klaus
2nd Edition, London 2011, pp. 351-362


Wettbewerbsrecht II – Kommentar zum Bundesgesetz über das öffentliche Beschaffungswesen (BöB)(Commentary on the Procurment Code)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Oesch/Weber/Zäch (Editor[s]), "Kommentar Wettbewerbsrecht, Band II (OFK Wettbewerbsrecht II)"
Zurich 2011, pp. 229-385


Keine Ausschreibungspflich für Sondernutzungskonzessionen der Verteilnetzbetreiber

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Schweizerisches Zentralblatt für Staats- und Verwaltungsrecht (ZBI)" 3/2011, p. 113



Wettbewerbsrecht und Wettbewerbsregulierung 2007–2009(Competition Law and Competition Regulation 2007–2009)

co-authored by Hans Rudolf Trüeb and Daniel Zimmerli
in: Fellmann/Poledna (Editor[s]), "Aktuelle Anwaltspraxis 2009"
Berne 2009


Handkommentar Schulthess zu ZGB und OR, Art. 772–803, Art. 820–827 OR (GmbH-Recht)(Commentary on certain provisions of Swiss corporate law)

co-authored by Hans Rudolf Trüeb and Julia Bhend
2009


Handkommentar Schulthess zu ZGB und OR, Art. 657-659b OR(Commentary on certain provisions of Swiss corporate law)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
2009


The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Public Procurement 2009

co-authored by Hans Rudolf Trüeb and Micha Bühler
in: "The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Public Procurement 2009"
2008 (Chapter on Switzerland)


Benchmarking

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Oliver Art et al. (Editor[s]), "ICT Verträge"
Bern 2008


IT- und Wettbewerbsrecht(IT- and Competition Law)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Walter Fellmann/Tomas Poledna (Editor[s]), "Aktuelle Anwaltspraxis 2007"
2008


IT- und Wettbewerbsrecht(IT- and Competition Law)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Fellmann/Poledna (Editor[s]), "Aktuelle Anwaltspraxis"
Berne 2007


Zunehmende Regulierung des E-Commerce(Increased regulation of e-commerce)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Oliver Art et al. (Editor[s]), "Internet Recht und Electronic Commerce Law"
Berne 2007


IT Outsourcing: Vertragsaufbau und typische Vertragsklauseln(IT Outsourcing Agreements – Structure and Typical Clauses)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Berni/Kellerhals (Editor[s]), "Internationales Handelsrecht Outsourcing – Recht und Vertragsgestaltung"
Zurich 2007, pp. 1–18


Die sog. Bauherrenaltlast(Article on new provisions regarding contaminated sites)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Umweltrecht in der Praxis (URP)" 2007


Umweltschutz und Wettbewerb – am Beispiel ausgewählter Entsorgungsmärkte(Competition and the Environment – the Case of Selected Disposal Markets)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Umweltrecht in der Praxis (URP)" 2007


Telekommunikationswegerechte in der Schweiz(Swiss Legal Regime on Rights of Way in the Telecom Sector)

co-authored by Hans Rudolf Trüeb and Samuel Klaus
in: Thomas Hoeren, Prof. Dr. et al. (Editor[s]), "Handbuch Wegerechte und Telekommunikation"
1. Auflage, Munich 2007, pp. 398–422, 512–514


USZ – wie weiter?(Corporate Governance at the Zurich University Clinic)

co-authored by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Neue Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ)" 1 July 2006


Privatisierung der Swisscom – ein Nachruf?(Going Private of Swisscom – an Epilogue?)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Roger Zäch et al. (Editor[s]), "Individuum und Verband. Festgabe zum Schweizerischen Juristentag 2006"
Zurich 2006, pp. 305–327


Triple Play: Konvergenzen und Divergenzen(Triple Play: Convergence and Divergence)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Zeitschrift für Schweizerisches Recht (ZSR)" 125/2006, pp. 391–416


Kapitel Schweiz(Swiss Legal Regime on Rights of Way in the Telecom Sector)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Hoeren et al. (Editor[s]), "Wegerecht und Telekommunikation"
Münster 2006


Verwertung belasteter Bauabfälle(Recovery and Disposal of Excavation Material)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Umweltrecht und Praxis (URP)" 2006, pp. 663–693


Unbundling – Warten auf den Gesetzgeber(Unbundling – Waiting for the Legislator)

co-authored by Hans Rudolf Trüeb and Julia Bhend
in: "Jusletter" 1/2005



Software-Überlassungsverträge mit Endabnehmern(Software License Agreements with End Users)

co-authored by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Jahrbuch des Schweizerischen Konsumentenrechts (JKR)"
Berne 2005


Aktuelle Fragen des IT- und Wettbewerbsrecht(Current Legal Issues of IT and Competition Law)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Fellmann/Poledna (Editor[s]), "Aktuelle Anwaltspraxis"
Berne 2005, pp. 481–497


Telekommunikation(Chapter on Telecommunication Law in Europe)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: Kronke/Melis/Schnyder (Editor[s]), "Handbuch Internationales Wirtschaftsrecht"
Köln 2005, pp. 255–324



Corporate Governance in the Swiss Telecom Industry

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Guide to Global Corporate Social Responsibility"
2004


New Swiss Rules of International Arbitration

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "The ICC Members' Handbook"
2004


Das neue Kartellgesetz, Handkommentar(Commentary on the new Swiss Act on Cartels)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb,
co-authored by M. Zurbinden
Zurich 2004


Datenschutz und Informationstechnologie – von Metropolis zum Global Village(Data Protection and Information Technology)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Digma" 2003, pp. 64–72


Grundversorgung mit Fernmeldediensten: Gemeinwohlaufgabe oder Mittel der Strukturerhaltung?(Universal Service in the Telecommunications Sector - Public Interest or Obstacle to Innovation?)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Aktuelle Juristische Praxis (AJP)" 10/2002, pp. 1186–1194


Der sogenannte Service Public(The so called Service Public)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Schweizerisches Zentralblatt für Staats- und Verwaltungsrecht (ZBL)" 2002, pp. 225–243


Aktuelle Rechtsfragen des E-Commerce(E-Commerce: Current Legal Issues)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
Zurich 2001


Der Bau von Fernmeldeanlagen(Building of Telecommunication Infrastructure)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Schweizerische Baurechtstagung (BRT)" 2001, pp. 99–126


Umstrittene Infrastruktur(Controversial Infrastructure)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Bauwirtschaft" 22/2001, pp. 17–19


Werkleitungen in öffentlichen Strassen: rechtliche Punktationen(Infrastructure Circuits in Public Streets: Legal Issues)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
in: "Strasse und Verkehr" 9/2001, pp. 400–402


Umweltrecht in der WTO. Staatliche Regulierungen im Kontext des internationalen Handelsrechts(International Trade and the Environment - National Regulations in the Framework of International Trade Law)

by Hans Rudolf Trüeb
Zurich 2001 (Habilitationsschrift)


Deals and Cases

Full integration of e-fon AG by UPC Switzerland

On 3 October 2016, UPC Switzerland (formerly upc cablecom) acquired the remaining 51% in e-fon AG. In October 2013, UPC already aquired 49% and entered into a joint venture with the sellers. e-fon is the leading provider in Switzerland for modern telephone solutions in the wholesale market.

Walder Wyss advised the sellers and e-fon AG in this transaction. The team was led by Alex Nikitine (Partner, Corporate/M&A, Capital Markets) and further included Hans Rudolf Trüeb (Partner, IP/IT) and Fabian D. Glässer (Associate, Corporate/M&A).


Behrman Capital acquires JetSolutions SA

On 21 March 2014, private equity investor Behrman Capital acquired through its subsidiary ILC Dover, Inc. Swiss based JetSolutions SA, a company well established in the pharmaceutical, food and chemical industry active in powder and liquid mixing, process equipment, high containment systems, turnkey installations and after sales services.                             

Walder Wyss acted as legal advisor to Behrman/ILC with respect all Swiss legal aspects of the transaction. The Walder Wyss team was led by Lucas Hänni (Counsel, Corporate/M&A) and further included Hans Rudolf Trüeb (Partner, Intellectual Property & Information Technology), Ueli Sommer (Partner, Employment), Gion Giger (Managing Associate, Antitrust), Gisela Oliver (Associate, Real Estate) and Ralph Imoberdorf (Associate, Corporate/M&A).


upc cablecom acquires 49%-stake in e-fon AG

On 1 October 2013, upc cablecom acquired 49% in e-fon AG. In addition, upc cablecom and the sellers entered into a joint venture. upc cablecom is the leading combined provider of TV and the fastest Internet in Switzerland. e-fon is the leading provider in Switzerland for modern telephone solutions in the wholesale market.

Walder Wyss advises the sellers and e-fon AG in this transaction. The team is led by Alex Nikitine (Managing Associate, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A) and includes Hans Rudolf Trüeb (Partner, IP/IT), Fabienne Claudon (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Peter Hongler (Associate, Tax) and Livius Schill (Trainee, Corporate/M&A).


Federal Supreme Court dismisses appeal of Open Source providers against public contract awarded to Microsoft

With decision of March 11, 2011, the Federal Supreme Court dismissed the appeal of Open Source providers in connection with a public contract for the provision of software licenses and maintenance awarded to Microsoft by the Federal Administration. The Federal Administrative Court decided last summer that the claimants were not entitled to appeal against the award. The Federal Supreme Court has now confirmed this decision.

The Federal Administration was represented in the proceedings by our lawyers Hans Rudolf Trüeb and Julia Bhend.


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