On 7 February 2023, our seminar “Current Global Sanctions Environment │The New Normal for Swiss Companies” took place in Zurich.
Baker McKenzie Switzerland‘s Christoph Kurth, Philippe Reich and Meera Rolaz were hosting the well-attended event in Zurich on Tuesday evening, welcoming William Devaney, global co-chair of our Investigations, Compliance & Ethics practice at Baker McKenzie Washington D.C.; Sven Bates, special counsel in our London office; Terence Gilroy , partner in our New York office; and Olof König, partner in our Stockholm office.
The insightful discussion — always from a Swiss, UK, EU and US perspective — focused on:
- Update on current EU/UK/US/Swiss sanctions
- Key issues for financial institutions and companies in real economy
- Engagement with sanctions regulators on key issues
- Enforcement trends that have emerged and exposure of Swiss-headquartered companies and their staff