Borel & Barbey, a law firm committed to its clients since 1907
Borel & Barbey
2, rue de Jargonnant
Case postale 6045
1211 Genève 6


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  • Kernel Holding - bond issuance
    Borel & Barbey advised Kernel Holding as Swiss Counsel (jointly with Linklaters as lead international counsel) on the issuance of its USD 300m guaranteed notes due in 2024, carrying an interest rate of 6.5%. 
    Kernel is a diversified Ukrainian-based...
  • Bearer shares
    Bearer shares will no longer be authorized as from November 1, 2019, date on which the Federal Act on the Implementation of Recommendations of the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes will enter into force. Transitional provisions are provided to allow...
  • New Swiss Decisions in the FIFA Corruption Gate
    Attorney Pierre Bydzovsky wrote an article for the Expert Guides – The World’s leading lawyers chosen by their peers about the recusal decision of the Attorney General of Switzerland in the FIFA corruption gate. To...

  • Trees-cutting : when the legal matter overtakes the ecological one
    Attorney Yannick Fernandez wrote an article in Le Temps magazine about the legal context of trees-cutting in the state of Geneva. To access the article please click on the icon below.
  • In the cenacle of the great collectors
    Attorney Anne Laure Bandle wrote an article in Le Temps magazine about art collectors and their duty of due diligence when buying and selling work of art. To access the article please click the icon below.
  • Family Law – Evolution and the role of the lawyer
    Attorneys Sonia Ryser and Elodie Fritschy-Kugler participated in the “Droit 2019” campaign of Bilan Magazine with a contribution on the impacts of a...