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  • 17.02.2017
      Litigation | Arbitration
    Homburger partner Gabrielle Nater-Bass named co-chair of new task force on damages in international arbitration
    The International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA) and the American Society of International Law (ASIL) have formed a new task force on damages in international arbitration, co-chaired by Homburger partner Gabrielle Nater-Bass and Catherine Amirfar, partner at US law firm Debevoise & Plimpton. Read more
  • 09.02.2017
     
    Homburger partner Claude Lambert and counsel David Rosenthal honored with Client Choice Awards
    On February 09, 2017, International Law Office (ILO) and Lexology announced the winners of this year's Client Choice Awards. Read more
  • 09.01.2017
      Competition | Regulatory
    Corporate | M&A
    Employment Law
    Tax
    Homburger awarded with Deal of the Year Award for ChemChina – Syngenta by China Business Law Journal
    Homburger has been honored with China Business Law Journal’s 2016 Deal of the Year award for the takeover of Syngenta by ChemChina. The winning deals have been chosen based on a number of factors, not just large monetary values. The overall significance, complexity and innovative nature of the deals were also considered, as well as the deal size and broader interests. Read more
  • 22.12.2016
     
    Swiss Structured Products Association (SSPA) mandates Daniel Haeberli as Head Legal & Regulation as per January 1, 2017.
    Within the scope of his activities as partner in Homburger's Financial Services practice team, Daniel Haeberli will support the SSPA as new Head "Legal & Regulation" as from January 1, 2017. Read more
  • 21.12.2016
     
    Homburger associate Dr. iur. Patric Brand awarded with Professor Walther Hug Prize
    On December 21, 2016 Homburger associate Dr. iur. Patric Brand has been awarded with the Professor Walther Hug Prize for his doctoral thesis on "Group Organizational Law Barriers of Upstream Loans". Read more
  • 12.12.2016
      Competition | Regulatory
    Corporate | M&A
    Lafarge – Holcim merger awarded with the 'Deal of the Decade' by Mergermarket
    On December 9, 2016 Mergermarket announced the winners of the 2016 European M&A Awards taking place in London. The merger between Lafarge and Holcim has been honored with the accolade of 'Deal of the Decade' due to the incredibly complex combination of two European strategic giants. Read more
  • 09.12.2016
     
    Melissa Magliana, Stefanie Pfisterer and Simon Vorburger featured in Who's Who Future Leaders – Arbitration 2017
    The Global Arbitration Review (GAR) and Who's Who Legal (WWL) published their Future Leaders – Arbitration 2017 Analysis. Homburger is pleased to announce that counsel Melissa Magliana as well as associates Stefanie Pfisterer and Simon Vorburger have been honored as Future Leaders. Read more
  • 21.11.2016
      Corporate | M&A
    Financial Services
    Tax
    Credit Suisse (Schweiz) AG Goes Live
    Effective November 20, 2016, the newly established Credit Suisse (Schweiz) AG commenced operations as the Swiss Universal Bank for Swiss customers within the Credit Suisse Group. Read more
  • 07.10.2016
      White Collar | Investigations
    Homburger ranked in GIR 100 2016
    Homburger ranked as one of the world’s 100 leading firms for corporate investigations by the GIR 100. Read more
  • 22.08.2016
     
    René Bösch to lead the GesKR conferences on FinSA and FinIA rules on November 01 and December 02, 2016
    In view of the importance of the proposed new Financial Services Act (FinSA) and Financial Institutions Act (FinIA), GesKR (Zeitschrift für Gesellschafts- und Kapitalmarktrecht) offers two conferences on the subject on November 1, 2016 and December 2, 2016. Read more