Corinne Nacht

Corinne Nacht is an associate in Baker McKenzie's Dispute Resolution and Compliance & Investigation Practice Groups in Zurich. She supports clients in civil and commercial disputes, both in pre-trail negotiations and in court proceedings. Besides litigation, Corinne regularly advises on the drafting and revision of commercial agreements. She also assists clients in internal investigations and compliance related work, with a special focus on ESG related topics.

1. Introduction Swiss civil procedural law today only provides for very limited possibilities of collective redress, which the Swiss Federal Council has recognized in a report back in 2013 as insufficient. However, the issue of how exactly collective redress shall be strengthened is highly controversial. A first proposal by the Federal Council was rejected by Parliament in 2014. Relevant amendments were also initially included in the draft of the revised Civil Procedure Code (CPC) in…