Borel & Barbey takes an active part in the development of the legal community, in particular by regularly contributing to specialized literature, participating to conferences and through its involvement in the academic world.
This section provides an overview of legal news related to Borel & Barbey, particularly recent cases of the firm, conferences and publications.
Civil procedure workshops
As part of the workshops on the Code of Civil Procedure (CPC) organized by the committee of the Young Bar of Geneva, Me Paul Hanna co-animated with Me Aude Longet-Cornuz, on November 4, 2021 a workshop presenting practical advice concerning the participation of third parties in the procedure, for the attention of lawyers and trainee lawyers.
12 SEPTEMBER 2023
m3 GROUPE has recently transferred its holding in the Swiss private security company, GPA Guardian Protection SA, to a major Swiss industrial and financial group. Borel & Barbey advised m3 GROUPE on this transaction. The team was led by Luca Bozzo and Nora Battisti.
04 SEPTEMBER 2023
TreaTech, an EPFL spin-off, has completed its first financing round by raising about CHF 9,000,000. This start-up has developed a technology for converting waste streams, such as sewage sludge, into reusable resources (biogas, water, fertilizers) in a sustainable and cost-effective manner. This technology has attracted the interest of major strategic investors, particularly in Europe and…
09 AUGUST 2023
The French group Scalian acquires 100% of Yucca Solutions SA and its holding company YUCCA SA, Swiss entities operating internationally in the IT development and maintenance sector. Borel & Barbey acted as legal advisors to the sellers of YUCCA SA on this transaction. The team was led by Nicolas Killen and Audrey Tasso.
21 JULY 2023
Swiss Expert Group SA is strengthening its services and pursuing its growth in Switzerland by acquiring the company eb-Qual SA in Fribourg. Borel & Barbey advised Swiss Expert Group SA on this acquisition. The transaction was led by Pierre Turrettini and Raoul de Montpellier.
27 JUNE 2023
Anne Laure Bandle and Arnaud Cywie cover the Swiss chapter of Lexology Art Law 2023.
16 MAY 2023
The French automobile group BPM Group is expanding its activity into the Swiss market and acquires four dealerships in the cantons of Vaud and Valais. Borel & Barbey advised BPM Group on the implementation of the group in Switzerland and as buy-side counsel of these four acquisitions.