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The financial crisis of 2008/2009 triggered a wave of new regulations in Switzerland in recent years.
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The employee was repeatedly attested by his or her personal doctor a complete incapacity for work.
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Flexible management compensation remains a bone of contention in Switzerland. However, a verdict on salary systems is clear – aligning the interests of the managers with those of the shareholders through performance-related remuneration is often not met.
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The primary legal basis for the investment fund business in Switzerland is the Federal Act on Collective Investment Schemes of 23 June 2006, which came into force on 1 January 2007...
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On March 10 2017, the Federal Council of Switzerland opened a hearing procedure for the amendment of the Lex Koller, the law restricting the acquisition of real estate by persons abroad.
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Colgate-Palmolive had obliged its Austrian licensee Gebro not to export Elmex toothpaste products out of Austria into any other country.
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Verdachtsfällen im Bereich der Finanzkriminalität (Geldwäscherei, Korruption, Steuer- und Betrugsdelikte) müssen Finanzinstitute aus regulatorischen Gründen immer nachgehen.
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The financial sector has undergone major developments in the past years and continues to be transformed by disruptive innovations as well as constant changes to the global regulatory framework.
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Après les arrêts abondamment discutés du Tribunal fédéral 9C_837/2014 du 8 avril 2015 et 141 V 634 du 3 décembre 2015 sur la délimitation entre salaire déterminant et dividende exonéré de charges sociales
Bar & Karrer
Nach den viel diskutierten Bundesgerichtsentscheiden 9C_837/2014 vom 8.4.2015 und BGE 141 V 634 vom 3.12.2015 zur Abgrenzung zwischen massgebendem Lohn und sozialabgabefreier Dividende hat das Bundesamt für Sozialversicherung (BSV) in seinem Nachtrag 9
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On 1 November 2016, FINMA published its new circular 2017/1 on "Corporate governance – banks" streamlining the regulatory framework on corporate governance for banks, securities dealers...
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The new rules provide for a transitional regime allowing shareholders to disclose their positions under the new regime by 31 August 2017.
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In many Swiss hospitals, mandatory labour laws are a 'dead letter': 52% of doctors do not adhere to the maximum weekly working time of 50 hours, which has been in force since 2005.
Bar & Karrer
On 3 April 2017, FINMA published guidance on reporting requirements and trade repository (FINMA Guidance 02/2017
Prager Dreifuss
Die Schweiz hat im Rahmen der "Weissgeld"-Strategie verschiedene Massnahmen getroffen, um im internationalen Umfeld kompatibel zu bleiben. Dazu gehört u.a. auch der Beitritt zum Übereinkommen des Europarates und der OECD...
Bar & Karrer
According to article 73 of the Federal Constitution ("BV"), the Confederation and the Cantons shall endeavour to achieve a balanced and sustainable relationship between nature and its capacity to renew itself and the demands placed on it by the population.
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Already today the generation of workers older than 50 years is the largest group on the labor market in Switzerland - and it continues to grow.
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The highest court in Switzerland now confirmed this latter view in a decision published last week.
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Even if such complaints have not much of chance to succeed, international legal assistance procedures are sometimes delayed for months.
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The Zurich Tenancy Court, a specialized court for disputes amongst tenants and landlords - ruled in a decision published this week that a tenant is basically allowed to provide his or her apartment via Airbnb to paying guests...
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Bar & Karrer
According to article 73 of the Federal Constitution ("BV"), the Confederation and the Cantons shall endeavour to achieve a balanced and sustainable relationship between nature and its capacity to renew itself and the demands placed on it by the population.
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The Swiss financial regulatory regime does not specifically address fintech.
Bar & Karrer
On 1 November 2016, FINMA published its new circular 2017/1 on "Corporate governance – banks" streamlining the regulatory framework on corporate governance for banks, securities dealers...
Bar & Karrer
On November 23 2016 the Swiss Federal Council published its dispatch for a reform of Swiss corporate law.
Bar & Karrer
The financial sector has undergone major developments in the past years and continues to be transformed by disruptive innovations as well as constant changes to the global regulatory framework.
Rihm Attorneys
The highest court in Switzerland now confirmed this latter view in a decision published last week.
Rihm Attorneys
Last year, the Swiss Money Laundering Office (MROS) received a blatant message from one of its foreign partner organisations: two not-for profit organisations were holders of Swiss bank accounts whereby the beneficial owner of the bank accounts was suspected of terrorist activities.
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In a judgment delivered on 7 March 2017, the Swiss Federal Supreme Court rejected an appeal brought by the Federal Tax Administration (FTA) against a ruling given by the lower instance court...
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Already today the generation of workers older than 50 years is the largest group on the labor market in Switzerland - and it continues to grow.
Rihm Attorneys
Even if such complaints have not much of chance to succeed, international legal assistance procedures are sometimes delayed for months.
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The Swiss Federal Government sees no need for further regulation of the debt enforcement profession, for example by introducing professional licenses and best practice duties applying to the commercial debt collection process.
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In many Swiss hospitals, mandatory labour laws are a 'dead letter': 52% of doctors do not adhere to the maximum weekly working time of 50 hours, which has been in force since 2005.
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