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Swiss UBS case shows “bank secrecy law is not dead”, lawyers say

By James Thomas

10 January 2019

Swiss UBS case shows “bank secrecy law is not dead”, lawyers say flickr.com/Martin Abegglen

Swiss federal prosecutors want a four-year prison term to be imposed on a fugitive ex-UBS employee who allegedly stole and sold client data to German tax authorities in 2010.