Deals & Cases

Walder Wyss advises Toys‘R’Us AG, Switzerland, on the sale of its stores

7 June 2018 – Walder Wyss was acting as Swiss Counsel to Toys‘R’Us Switzerland AG on the sale of its stores as part of the DACH-region business to Irish-British toy retailer Smyths in the course of the US toy retail chain Toys‘R’Us' voluntary Chapter 11 proceeding involving substantial financial restructurings. The transaction volume was not disclosed.

The Walder Wyss team included Christoph Stäubli (Corporate/Restructuring, Lead Counsel), Thomas Meister (Tax, Partner), Dominik Hohler (Corporate/Restructuring, Counsel) and Janine Corti (Tax, Counsel).