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Preventive detention as a means to ensure the expulsion of a convicted person, in light of the decision of the Swiss Supreme Court 1B_61/2017 of March 29 2017 (ATF/BGE 143 IV 168)
22 octobre 2018

In an article published in the specialized criminal law review ForumPoenale, Matthias Bourqui and Clara Wack discuss the current regime applicable to the preventive incarceration of people sentenced to an expulsion from the Swiss territory in order to guarantee that their expulsion will be executed. A recent decision of the Swiss Supreme Court sheds more light on this technical issue but still remains insufficient to provide clear legal conditions when the person is convicted to a suspended sentence but is nevertheless sent back to jail to wait for his expulsion.

16 octobre 2018
Collectivity VS “a la carte” pension plan

Within the AGEFI’s monthly Supplément “Indices”, Dominique Christin explains a recent decision from the Federal Court regarding pension plans and the fact that the “collectivity” principle should always be respected. Indeed, the Federal Court rejects any “a la carte” plan, even when it concerns supplementary plans.

Tech M&A Conference in Geneva – October 16th
12 octobre 2018

After two seminars in June, Corum and BianchiSchwald continue their fruitful cooperation coorganising a new seminar on the latest Tech M&A market trends in Geneva. During this presentation, especially designed for IT and related technology companies, our experts will provide an overview of the M&A market trends and will present the important aspects to take into account when running an M&A process.

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Yves de Coulon’s participation at "Sprint de l’Immobilier"
28 septembre 2018

On September 27th 2018, partner Yves de Coulon, head of the firm real estate practice group, was one of the speakers at “Sprint de l’Immobilier”, a traditional training seminars organised by CGI conseils to enable the members of the Geneva real estate community to get informed on the latest news and remaining at the forefront of real estate expertise. CGI Conseils is an association that offers various assistance and information services in the real estate industry by high-end specialists in this field. In this special event, Yves de Coulon presented and commented a Federal Tribunal decision (4A_391/2017) on conventional termination of a farm lease agreement.

Joint Ventures. Selected legal considerations for long-term partnerships
20 septembre 2018

Subsequent to our successful evening seminar on joint ventures held in August 2018, Thomas Schmid (Head Corporate and M&A) and Stefan Scherrer (Managing Associate) have published a paper with selected legal considerations on the topic in GesKR, a leading publication in corporate and capital markets law in Switzerland.

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10 septembre 2018
Analysis of Stéphanie Fuld in the CJN

In the August preview of Commentaire de Jurisprudence Numérique (CJN), Stéphanie Fuld provides clarifications regarding three Federal Court judgments: judgment 4A_290/2017 of March 12th, 2018 regarding the distinction between variable salary and gratifications; judgement 4D_72/2017 of March 19th, 2018 on the protection of the employee’s personality when the employer has an inappropriate behaviour; and judgment 4A_425/2017 of April 10th, 2018 on the possibility for the civil judge to define the level of the employee’s salary.