Jascha Schneider-Marfels

Dr. iur. | Attorney |Partner

Gerbergasse 48
CH-4001 Basel
Tel.: +41 58 881 10 30
Fax: +41 58 881 10 31

Obertorplatz 4
Postfach 9
CH-4310 Rheinfelden
Tel.: +41 58 881 10 30
Fax: +41 58 881 10 31

  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Modern Greek
  • Advising SMEs, people in the public eye and private individuals (corporate and family lawyers)
  • Litigation (criminal, civil and administrative)
  • Media and IP law
  • Commercial criminal law
  • Family law for entrepreneurs, executives and persons in the public eye
  • Inheritance law and execution of wills
  • Communication, media relations and litigation PR
  1. Time-shifted television: Swisscom must negotiate with TV broadcasters, in: Aargauer Zeitung 1 December 2018
  2. Shooting of civilian drones under the aspect of personality protection, in: Medialex 3/2018, together with RA Sebastian Kaufmann.
  3. Admeira – incurable alliance or model for the future, in: Medialex 6/2017.
  4. Prevention protects against online crime, in: Tribune 2/2017, p. 6 f.
  5. Action against domain name users, in: Fischer/Theus/Gesser, Kommentierte Musterklagen zum Personen-, zum Erb- und zum Sachenrecht, Zurich 2016, p. 59 et seq.
  6. Superprovisional measures in cases of personal injury by private individuals, in: Fischer/Theus/Gesser, Kommentierte Musterklagen zum Personen-, zum Erb- und zum Sachenrecht, Zurich 2016, p. 37 et seq.
  7. Action for information on data, in: Fischer/Theus/Gesser, Kommentierte Musterklagen zum Personen-, zum Erb- und zum Sachenrecht, Zurich 2016, p. 49 ff.
  8. Internet defamation of character, in: Staffelbach/Keller (ed.), Social Media und Recht für Unternehmen, Zurich 2015
  9. There is a lot at stake for private radio and television stations – plea for a Yes to the new RTVA, BaZ 20 May 2015
  10. Inspection of official documents, criminal files and sentences, Medialex 03/2014, p. 121 ff.
  11. A victim of restrictive framework conditions, in: Robert Bösiger (Ed.), Euses Radio: Radio Raurach – vom Werden und Verschwinden eines Baselbieter Radios, Liestal 2013
  12. Too little sense for freedom of the media, Critical remarks on decisions of the Independent Appeals Authority, NZZ of 7 February 2013; cf. reply by Roger Blum: ‘The UBI is primarily there for the public, NZZ of 12 March 2013’
  13. The Swiss Press Council – an outdated model, in: Kleinreport of 11 June 2013
  14. Facebook, Twitter & Co: ‘Empire in imperio’, in: Jusletter 20th February 2012
  15. Foreign media: Homeland security or competition, in: ZSR 125 (2006), p. 339 ff.
  16. The radio licence fee in Switzerland, Diss. University of Zurich, Munich 2004
  • Higher Court confirms preliminary decision in Hans-Dieter Cleven case against Boris Becker regarding claim: Excerpt Z1 2017 27
  • Federal Supreme Court supports private media against SRG concerning Admeira, BGE 2C_1024/2016.
  • Insufficient contribution to the cash shortfall, Federal Supreme Court reprimands SRG, BGE 2C_494/2015.
  • VAT obligation in connection with the licence fee, BGE 141b II 182.
  • Observer/world week against former army chief Naef: BGE 137 I 16.
  • Federal Supreme Court gives journalists access to FIFA criminal files: BGE 1B_68/2012.
  • TVO/NZZ: Federal Supreme Court reverses UBI decision: BGE 2C_139/2011.
  • Telebasel report ‘Inquisition against Muslims’: UBI rejects complaint of the governments BS and BL, UBI decision b.660 of 3 May 2013.
  • Concession for TVO/NZZ: BVGer A-6542/2011.
  • Qualification of poker tournaments as gambling: BVGer B-5845/2010.
  • Qualification of simple partnership (BGE 4A_533/2014).
  • St. Gallen Inheritance Law Day, University of St.Gallen, Lucerne 2018 (upcoming)
  • St.Gallen Inheritance Law Day, University of St.Gallen, Zurich 2017
  • Seizure and other security, University of St.Gallen, Zurich 2017
  • Working Group of Publishing Lawyers, Freiburg im Breisgau 2017
  • St.Gallen Company Law Day, University of St.Gallen, Zurich 2014
  • Recht aktuell FORUM, Strafprozessrecht – Erste Erfahrungen mit der schweizerischen Strafprozessordnung und aktuelle Brennpunkte’, (Current law FORUM, Criminal procedural law  – First Experiences with the Swiss Code of Criminal Procedure and Current Issues) University of Basel, Basel 2012
  • Recht aktuell Tagung, Die neue Schweizerische ZPO, (Current law Conference, The new Swiss Code of Civil Procedure), University of Basel, Basel 2010