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Nater Dallafior with Private client in successful claim against PostFinance

Nater Dallafior successfully represented an individual against PostFinance. In 2018, PostFinance closed the client’s payment account alleging that US trade sanctions imposed upon the client would make it overly burdensome for PostFinance to operate the account. Nater Dallafior lodged a claim with the Commercial Court of Berne claiming that by denying payment services, PostFinance violated […]


Nater Dallafior representation before Swiss Federal Supreme Court 

A team from Nater Dallafior consisting of partners Roberto Dallafior (pictured right) and Benjamin Schumacher (pictured left), represents a globally operating corporation – being the policyholder – against one of its insurers in SCAI arbitration proceedings. The dispute concerns a claim for coverage based on a business liability insurance policy. The value in dispute is USD 50 […]

Deal & transactions

Arsenal Capital Partners acquires ATP Group from Bregal. The advisors

Arsenal Capital Partners, a global private equity firm focusing on franchises in the healthcare and industrial sectors, has completes its acquisition of ATP Group from Bregal Unternehmerkapital. Swiss headquartered ATP Group is a manufacturer of water-based adhesives tapes with production sites in Europe and the United States.  Schellenberg Wittmer  acted as Swiss legal counsel to […]


MLL representation of a subcontractor before the Zurich Commercial Court 

MLL successfully represented an Icelandic subcontractor before the Commercial Court of the Canton of Zurich.  The dispute related to the construction of a Si-Metal construction plant in Iceland, for which the subcontractor had provided certain works. The contractor claimed back part of the remuneration already paid, alleging that the subcontractor had been overpaid as a […]

Deal & transactions

GHR Rechtsanwälte: tp building technology management buy-out

The management buy-out (MBO) of tp, ag für technische Planungen was completed. GHR advised tp and its shareholders on corporate and tax matters. tp, ag für technische Planungen is an independent engineering company for building services in the fields of heating, ventilation, air conditioning/cooling, plumbing and fire protection. The company is based in Biel and […]

Deal & transactions

FairCap acquires Nyco Flexible Packaging from Clondalkin Group

FairCap, a Germany based entrepreneurial investment company, has acquired Nyco Flexible Packaging, a Switzerland based manufacturer of advanced and sustainable packaging solutions for the food, beverage, household, personal care and healthcare industries, from Clondalkin Group, a subsidiary of the Dutch investment company Egeria. Nyco specializes in the painting and coating of plastic and aluminum foils, […]

Banking & Finance

Bank J. Safra Sarasin acquires the remaining 42.5% of bank

Bank J. Safra Sarasin acquires the remaining 42.5% of the Swiss online bank zweiplus from Aabar Trading, a subsidiary of the sovereign wealth fund of Abu Dhabi. bank zweiplus will remain a FINMA-licensed company and operate independently.  The acquisition of the remaining shares in bank zweiplus will allow clients and employees to benefit from Bank J. […]

Deal & transactions

Kellerhals Carrard on succession solution at Senectovia Medizinaltechnik  

Senectovia, a provider of products and services in the field of decubitus prophylaxis and therapy, mobilisation and obesity care. The medical technology company founded in 1980 was taken over by a family office as part of a succession solution.  Kellerhals Carrard supported the Senectovia shareholders in this acquisition. The team was led by counsel Kathrin Enderli (pictured) and […]

Dispute Resolution

Vischer represents ship operator facing pandemic-related claims 

Vischer successfully represented a ship operator facing claims and lawsuits from sub-contractors alleging defaults. The demands could be repelled practically comprehensively.  The Covid pandemic has hit the tourism industry particularly hard. This also applies to shipping on the Rhine, where no tourist trips were allowed to be made for several months and after that there was largely […]


Luca Barlassina joins Gisev Family Office as legal counsel 

Luca Barlassina (pictured) was named as legal counsel at Gisev Family Office, an independent multi-family office providing strategic consulting and family governance. Barlassina is a specialist in corporate and commercial, real estate, mergers & acquisitions and private equity. Barlassina joined the Family Office headquarter in Lugano from Mondadory Group, a media company based in Milan, Italy, where he served for […]