11 January 2017
Vaïk Müller interviewed by the Hedge Fund Law Report
Vaïk Müller was interviewed by the Hedge Fund Law Report (HLFR) in its article " How New Swiss Regulations Affect the Ability of Private Fund Managers to Market to Swiss Investors". Vaïk discussed the impact of the forthcoming new Swiss regulations on the financial services industry and the hedge fund industry.
10 January 2017
Schellenberg Wittmer advised Procter & Gamble in the Transfer of Select Specialty P&G Beauty brands to Coty Inc.
The Procter & Gamble Company, the global consumer products industry leader successfully closed the announced USD 12.5 billion deal involving the transfer of 41 of its specialty beauty brands to Coty Inc. Schellenberg Wittmer acted as Swiss legal counsel to Procter & Gamble International Operations SA.
15 December 2016
New Partners and Counsel 2017
We are very pleased to introduce our new Partners and Counsel.
15 December 2016
Schellenberg Wittmer advises in 70% sale of MoneyPark to Helvetia Group for CHF 107 million
Helvetia Group acquires 70% of the shares in MoneyPark from founders, Tamedia and other financial investors for a total purchase price of CHF 107 million. Schellenberg Wittmer advised the founders and majority owners in the sale.
28 November 2016
Who's Who Legal: Nine Arbitration Practice members recognized as «Future Leaders»
Schellenberg Wittmer’s Arbitration Team has been ranked in Who’s Who Legal’s global top ten list of firms of «Arbitration Future Leaders» with nine selected nominees.
11 November 2016
Elliott Geisinger to deliver Clayton Utz – University of Sydney International Arbitration Lecture
Elliott Geisinger, head of Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd's international arbitration team, will deliver this year's Clayton Utz – University of Sydney International Arbitration Lecture on 23 November 2016.
10 November 2016
Christopher Boog appointed to the Arbitration Court of the Swiss Chambers' Arbitration Institution
Christopher Boog has been appointed to the Arbitration Court of the Swiss Chambers' Arbitration Institution.
27 October 2016
Who's Who Legal 2016: Paul Gully Hart and Benjamin Borsodi named Most Highly Regarded Individuals
Paul Gully-Hart and Benjamin Borsodi have been recognized as among the most highly regarded lawyers in business crime defence law by Who's Who Legal. Paul Gully-Hart has been recognized as most highly regarded individual in 'Corporate Defence', 'Individual Defence' and 'Money Laundering', and Benjamin Borsodi has been recognized as a most highly regarded individual in 'Money Laundering'. A total of 1157 practitioners from firms in 38 countries are listed in this year's research. Peter Burckhardt and Vincent Jeanneret are also listed as experts.
26 October 2016
Schellenberg Wittmer Recipient of the Country Contributor of the Year 2016 Award of the NASPP
Schellenberg Wittmer received the National Association of Stock Plan Professionals' (NASPP) award for Country Contributor of the Year 2016 at an award ceremony held on October 26, 2016, during the 24th Annual NASPP Conference and Exhibition. The prize came in recognition of the firm's contribution to the 2016 edition of NASPP's International Stock Plan Practitioner's Guide.
26 October 2016
Yves Jeanrenaud elected to the Board of RICS Switzerland
Schellenberg Wittmer's co-head of Real Estate, Yves Jeanrenaud, was elected to the Board of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) for a three-year term.