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In this issue, Joseph Merhai and Thomas Pasquier served as contributing editors for the trends and developments section. Their analysis covers the existing regulatory environment and the introduction of the L-QIF in March 2024, before moving on to a comprehensive review of the tax environment, including a short description of the tax treatment of carried interests and withholding tax under Swiss law (pages 421-427).
The full guide is available on this link : https://gpg-pdf.chambers.com/view/856431971/
Am 20. Februar 2024 fand die Afterwork-Veranstaltung "StammTreff" der KMU SWISS statt, bei welcher Stefan Scherrer und Stipe Jozic interessante Einblicke zu den Erfolgsfaktoren und Stolpersteinen bei Unternehmensnachfolgen aus rechtlicher Sicht präsentierten. Ein herzliches Dankeschön gilt KMU SWISS und den zahlreichen Gästen für ihre aktive Teilnahme und den bereichernden Austausch während des anschliessenden Apéros.
On 20 February 2024, KMU SWISS' afterwork event "StammTreff" took place, at which Stefan Scherrer and Stipe Jozic presented interesting insights on the success factors and pitfalls of company successions from a legal perspective. We would like to thank KMU SWISS and the many guests for their active participation and the enriching discussions during the subsequent networking.
BPD Zenith, one of the world’s leading provider of enterprise asset management solutions, has recently acquired EAM Swiss GmbH and EAM MaaS AG dedicated to maximizing the benefits of businesses software solutions. BPD Zenith will expand its service offerings and technological capabilities thanks to the EAM solutions. BianchiSchwald acted as legal counsel of BPD Zenith in this acquisition. The team was led by Hélène Weidmann (Partner, M&A) and included Linda Cetkovic (Associate, M&A) as well as Elodie Le Guen (Managing Associate, Employment aspects) and Luca Ruggiero (Junior Associate).
We are proud to have brought our contribution to the success of this promising acquisition.
BianchiSchwald is currently sponsoring the HSG Moot Court Team, consisting of Mr. Jeremias Bilger, Mr. Niklas Graefen and Mr. Marko Savkovic, in view of its participation in the Vis Moot Court 2024.
A successful trial run with the arbitrators Dr. Christoph Gasser, Mr. Cyrill Süess and Ms. Marsha Karas of BianchiSchwald as well as spectators of the BianchiSchwald team took place in our Zurich office on February 14, 2024.
We wish the HSG Moot Court Team every success!
BianchiSchwald is currently sponsoring the UZH Moot Court Team, consisting of Mr. Franco Fischer, Ms. Mila Grönros, Ms.Nathalie Kneisel Ms.Annalena Schläpfer and. Ms. Andrea Staudenmann and supported by Ms.Francesca Borio, in view of its participation in the Vis Moot Court 2024 in Hong Kong. A successful trial run with the arbitrators Dr. Christoph Gasser, Mr. Cyrill Süess and Dr. Richard Meyer of BianchiSchwald as well as spectators of the BianchiSchwald team took place in our Zurich office on January 31, 2024.
We wish the UZH Moot Court Team every success!
Photo (from left to right):
Franco Fischer, Christoph Gasser, Nathalie Kneisel, Mila Grönros, Cyrill Süess, Annalena Schläpfer, Andrea Staudenmann, Richard Meyer, Francesca Borio
During the conference held by the International Affairs Commission of the Milan Bar association (“Artificial Intelligence and LegalTech”), our partner addressed the Swiss perspective, namely the current and future opportunities and challenges that the disrupting technology will bring to the legal market. This was a chance to exchange views on the matter with colleagues from all over Europe, prior to the annual opening of the judicial year of the Milan Court of Appeal.