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Dr. Peter Reinert

Dr. Peter Reinert heads Baker & McKenzie's Employment Law Practice Group in Zurich, and serves as co-head of the Competition and European Law team. Throughout his more than 20 years of practice, Mr. Reinert has advised numerous companies in complex labor and competition issues and has successfully represented clients in court and administrative proceedings.

The Medical Device Regulation (“MDR”) enters into force in the EU. As from that date, the Mutual Recognition Agreement (“MRA”) between Switzerland and the EU no longer applies to trade in medical devices. To avoid a ban on imports, the Swiss Federal Government on 19 May 2021 adopted contingency rules providing for a grace period and clarifying the rules that medical devices need to meet for continued import into Switzerland.