Schweiz – EU: Institutional integration vs. regulatory competition in energy matters

Swisscleantech 1st quarter event, 13.03.2013, 18.45 h, Hotel Bellevue in Bern, Keynote.

Legal Principles and Development Trends in European Unfair Competition Law

11th Cologne Trademark and Competition Law Symposium, 21-22 February 2013.

Revision of the Cartel Act: One shot from the hip after the other?

Winter Conference of the Swiss Trade and Crafts Association, 17 January 2013 in Klosters.

The Internal Market and Switzerland: Ways out of the institutional deadlock?

6th St.Gallen International Energy Forum
13/14 December 2012

EEA: Transparency, efficiency and legal certainty through institutions

Meeting of the Federal Parliament Group of the Christian Democratic Party (CDP) of Switzerland marking the 20th Anniversary of the rejection of the EEA.

The Judicial Mechanism of the WTO

2012 Tunkin Readings at Moscow State (Lomonosov) University. Grigory Ivanovich Tunkin after whom the readings have been named is regarded as the leading international lawyer of the Sovjet Union. He was held in high esteem also outside of the socialist block.

Europapolitische Neuorientierung der Schweiz – „Schweiz-Pfeiler“ oder „EWR II“?

Wiener Juristische Gesellschaft, 10.10.2012, 18.00 Uhr s.t., Wiener Rathaus, Stadtsenatssitzungssaal
(Zugang: Wien 1., Lichtenfelsgasse 2, Feststiege I, 1. Stock)

Swiss Economic Law Facing the Challenges of International and European Law

Report to the Swiss Jurists Day, 14 September 2012, 14.00 h, Hotel Kempinski, Geneva

Honorary doctorate in economics

Carl Baudenbacher has been bestowed the title Dr. rer. pol. honoris causae by the Faculty of Economics of Leuphana University Lüneburg on 11 July 2012. Leuphana is one of the leading reform universities in Germany. With the award of the honorary doctorate, the Faculty of Economics acknowledges Baudenbacher’s outstanding research in the fields of national, European and international economic law, international dispute settlement and the law of globalization. With his research in economic law, his contributions to law shaping and law enforcement as well as his understanding of the corporate world and of society in general Baudenbacher sets an outstanding example for the Faculty of Economics.

19th St. Gallen International Competition Law Forum ICF

Carl Baudenbacher chaired the 19th edition of the St. Gallen International Competition Law Forum which took place on 7 and 8 June 2012 and which he founded in 1994. Speakers were, inter alia, Vice-President of the European Commission Joaquín Almunia, the Presidents of the Competition Authorities of Belgium, France, Germany and Switzerland, Jacques Steenbergen, Bruno Lasserre, Andreas Mundt, and Vincent Martenet, David Thór Björgvinsson, Judge of the European Court of Human Rights, Nils Wahl, Judge of the General Court of the European Union, Joachim Bornkamm, Presiding Judge of the Supreme Court of Germany, and William E. Kovacic, Former Commissoner and Chairman of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.