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22 April 2020 / article

Switzerland | Legal considerations relating to the COVID-19 outbreak

The coronavirus (COVID-19) is currently causing concern and uncertainty and poses challenges to companies and individuals alike.

This article aims to highlight the most important points in this context and to clarify legal issues in the elaboration of possible courses of action.


Introductory remarks
1. Commercial contracts
2. Employment law
3. Corporate law
4. Restructuring
5. Liquidity and financing
6. Taxes

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