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Switzerland looks to relax AML rules for FinTechs
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Switzerland
  • August 30 2018

What has happened? The Swiss financial regulator is planning to relax anti-money laundering (AML) rules for "small" FinTechs, as part of a drive to


No Virtual Unbundling under the currently applicable Swiss Telecommunications Act
  • Meyerlustenberger Lachenal
  • Switzerland
  • July 21 2018

On 21 June 2018, the Swiss Communications Commission rendered a decision rejecting a request from Sunrise to order “Virtual Unbundled Local Access” on


Copyright in Switzerland
  • Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte
  • Switzerland, Global
  • June 27 2018

A structured guide to copyright law in Switzerland...


Switzerland adopts new laws on Financial Services and Financial Institutions
  • CMS
  • Switzerland
  • June 22 2018

On 15 June 2018, the Swiss Parliament passed the Swiss Financial Services Act (FinSA) and the Swiss Financial Institutions Act (FinIA) in a final vote


New rules relating to the recognition in Switzerland of a foreign bankruptcy or restructuring order
  • Schellenberg Wittmer
  • Switzerland
  • May 18 2018

Insolvency and international cooperation in insolvency matters have been subject to recent developments, particularly in the European Union but also


Public referendum deciding about the new Money Gaming Act
  • MME Legal Tax Compliance
  • Switzerland
  • February 12 2018

On September 29, 2017 the Swiss Parliament passed a revised gambling law entitled the Money Gaming Act. The Act unites Switzerland’s existing acts on


Last Chance to Reclaim Late Payment Interest Paid under Old Swiss Withholding Tax Rules
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Switzerland
  • January 17 2018

Profit distributions of a Swiss company are subject to a 35 withholding tax. However, in case the recipient of the distribution is a Swiss parent


New Regulation for Pharmaceutical Companies on Undue Material Benefits - Specific Swiss Regulation on Discounts and Refunds
  • Streichenberg Attorneys at Law
  • Switzerland
  • November 24 2017

The revised Act on Therapeutic Products will bring significant changes to the Swiss healthcare system with respect to both undue material benefits as


Swiss Parliament calls for parent company liability for human rights breaches
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Switzerland, United Kingdom
  • November 17 2017

Switzerland is the latest in a series of countries to consider whether to compel its companies to respect human rights throughout their business


Update on the new Swiss legislation on financial services and financial institutions
  • Lenz & Staehelin
  • Switzerland
  • November 8 2017

The purpose of this Newsflash is to provide an update on the proposed new Swiss legislation on financial services ("FFSA") and on the supervision of