Yannick Hostettler

Senior Associate

Yannick Hostettler advises and represents Swiss and foreign companies as well as individuals in proceedings before national courts at all levels and arbitration tribunals. He specialises in commercial and business litigation, particularly in the areas of contract, distribution, intellectual property, and employment law.

Yannick Hostettler has experience in conducting cross-border litigation, in the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgements, and in international legal assistance in civil and criminal matters. He publishes regularly on topics concerning civil procedure and intellectual property law.

Practice Areas:

Litigation and Arbitration
Corporate and Commercial
IP and IT
Employment Law

Functions:

Substitute judge at Military Court of Appeal 2

Career:

2021 University of Basel (Dr. iur.)
2017 Attorney at law Wenger Plattner
2016 Substitute judge Military Courts 5 and 2 (2016-2019)
2015 Traineeship at Basel-Stadt Criminal Court
2014 Junior associate Wenger Plattner
2014 Traineeship at the Civil Court for Basel-Landschaft West
2014 University of Basel (MLaw)
2012 Assistance function at the Chair for civil law and the law of civil procedure at the University of Basel, Professor Thomas Sutter-Somm (2012-2014) 
2012 University Basel (BLaw)

 

Selected publications:

Die Gerichtsstandsvereinbarung im Binnen- und im internationalen Verhältnis
Diss. Basel 2021, Schriften zum Schweizerischen Zivilprozessrecht (ZPR), Band 37, 2021

Lexology GTDT Labour & Employment 2021 – Switzerland
In: Labour & Employment 2021, Lexology, Getting The Deal Through, p. 426 – 434

Copyright 2021 - A practical cross-border insight into copyright law
In: The International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG), 7th Edition, London 2020, pp. 99-103

Labour & Employment 2020, Switzerland
London 2020, pp. 388-395

12. Kapitel: Beschwerde an das Bundesverwaltungsgericht (Art. 74 URG)
In: Mosimann Peter (Hrsg.), Das revidierte Urheberrecht, Basel 2020, S. 170 ff.

Copyright 2020 - A practical cross-border insight into copyright law
In: The International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG), 6th Edition, London 2019, pp. 139-143

The Intellectual Property Review, Chapter 20 Switzerland
Andrea Strahm / Martina Braun / Yannick Hostettler / Melanie Müller, Eighth Edition, London 2019, pp. 248-259

The International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) to: Copyright 2019
Melanie Müller / Yannick Hostettler, 5th Edition, London 2018, pp. 139-143

Zur Revision des Urheberrechtsgesetzes
Mosimann Peter / Hostettler Yannick, in: recht 3/2018, S. 123 ff.

The Intellectual Property Review, Chapter 22 Switzerland
Andrea Strahm / Martina Braun / Yannick Hostettler / Melanie Müller, Seventh Edition, London 2018, pp. 264-275

Commentary on Article 17 of the Swiss Civil Procedure Code (in German)
In: Kommentar zur Schweizerischen Zivilprozessordnung, Sutter-Somm Thomas / Hasenböhler Franz / Leuenberger Christoph (eds.), 3rd edition, Zurich 2016 (together with Dr. Martin Hedinger)

Commentary on Articles 271-273 of the Swiss Civil Procedure Code (in German)
In: Kommentar zur Schweizerischen Zivilprozessordnung, Sutter-Somm Thomas / Hasenböhler Franz / Leuenberger Christoph (eds.), 3rd edition, Zurich 2016 (together with Professor Thomas Sutter-Somm)

Die Gerichtstandsvereinbarung nach der Schweizerischen Zivilprozessordnung (in German)
In: Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess- und Zwangsvollstreckungsrecht, 2013, Heft 30, S. 95 ff.

Contact

Dr. Yannick Hostettler
Attorney at Law
Wenger Plattner
Attorneys at Law Tax Advisors Public Notaries
Aeschenvorstadt 55
4010 Basel

T +41 61 279 70 00
F +41 61 279 70 01
yannick.hostettler@wenger-plattner.ch

Admission:

Bar admission (2016)

Languages:

German, English, French

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