Company Law

Company Law

BADER ▪ GNEHM & PARTNER advises privately and publicly owned companies, their boards of directors, investors, and shareholders, as well as entrepreneurs from all branches with respect to all commercial- and company-law issues. The spectrum of clients in our care ranges from exchange-listed enterprises through small and medium-sized companies up to start-ups.

Within the commercial- and company-law area, we provide the following services in particular:

  • Founding of companies and the establishing of branches
  • Setup of organisation structures (organisational regulations)
  • Financing of enterprises
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Succession arrangements
  • General shareholders’ meetings (preparing and conducting, taking of minutes, independent voting proxy)

 

 

  • Assuming of board of directors’ appointments
  • Advising of boards of directors and management (duties and liability)
  • Employment issues (employment contracts and termination agreements, etc.)
  • Employee share-purchase plans
  • Data protection in enterprises
  • Corporate governance issues
  • General issues related to commercial, company, and capital-market law (ad-hoc publicity, management transactions, insider trading, anti-corruption, etc.)
  • Advising in business-law matters (internal investigations, white collar crime
  • Representation of authorities and organisations (e.g. the Takeover Board, FINMA, SIX Swiss Exchange)