Study days

  • Aim: Continuing education on leasing, especially teaching basic knowledge relating to rental contracts and Swiss jurisprudence, both federal and cantonal.  
  • Target audience: Lease Law practitioners: judges, lawyers, notaries, property managers, representatives of lease-related conciliation services, representatives of tenants’ and owners’ associations.  
  • Length: one and a half days (Friday all day and Saturday morning); this seminar takes place biennially, in two identical sessions.
  • Location: Aula des Jeunes-Rives, University of Neuchâtel 
  • Registration fee: CHF 380.00. This covers participation in all of the talks, as well as the materials used (including a volume comprising the speakers’ written contributions).
  • Meals / coffee breaks: Friday’s lunch, as well as coffee during scheduled breaks, are provided free of charge.


Next Seminar

The date of the 21th Lease Law Seminar are Friday 2 & Saturday 3 October 2020 and Friday 16 and Saturday 17 October 2020.


Previous Seminars

The documents from previous seminars are still in stock. Texts for each year’s seminar are available, with the exception of the last two seminars (2008 and 2010), for which an edited volume has been published. Seminars from 1980 to 1992 are available in PDF image format; those from 1994 to 2006 are available in PDF text format.


PPE (Condominium Ownership) 2019

The 2nd PPE Seminar will take place on Friday 27 September 2019 in the Aula des Jeunes-Rives, University of Neuchâtel


PPE (Condominium Ownership) 2017

The 2nd PPE Seminar tooke place on Friday 22 September 2017 in the Aula des Jeunes-Rives, University of Neuchâtel

The PPE 2017 volume can be ordered here.


PPE (Condominium Ownership) 2015

The PPE 2015 volume can be ordered here.