Markus Dörig
Dr. iur., Attorney at Law
Partner
doerig@b-legal.ch

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Education and Experience

  • Zurich and Geneva Universities (lic. iur. 1984)
  • Clerk at district court (1984-1985)
  • Trainee at Zurich law firm (1985-1987)
  • Dr. iur., admitted to bar (1987)
  • Foreign Associate at leading Chicago law firm (1988)
  • Attorney-at-law at Zurich commercial law firm (1989-1993)
  • Partner at Zurich commercial law firm (1993-1996)
  • Founding Partner Badertscher Attorneys at Law (1996)
  • Member of various boards of directors

Memberships

  • Zurich Bar Association (ZAV)
  • Swiss Bar Association (SAV)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Swiss Fiscal Association
  • International Fiscal Association (IFA)
  • Center For International Legal Studies, Salzburg
  • International Law Office (ILO)
  • Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Haftpflicht- und Versicherungsrecht (SGHVR)
  • Member and selected attorney on Who’s Who Legal

Languages

  • German
  • English
  • French

PUBLICATIONS

New limitations on cash pooling?

New limitations on cash pooling?

New limitations on cash pooling? Cash pooling is often used within a group of companies for financial management optimization purposes. However, a recent Zurich Commercial Court decision risks jeopardising the use of cash pooling by setting overly onerous standards for the characterisation of an intra-group payment in the
cash pool as a legally permitted intra-group loan.

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‘Fat cat’ initiative revisited – government implements ordinanceIn

‘Fat cat’ initiative revisited – government implements ordinanceIn

‘Fat cat’ initiative revisited – government implements ordinanceIn. Spring 2013 Swiss voters approved the ‘fat cat’ initiative by amending the Swiss Constitution (for further details please see “Voters say yes to ‘fat cat’ initiative”). The federal government has adopted the respective implementing ordinance, which became effective on January 1 2014.

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