Prof. Dr. iur Kurt Pärli (chair for social private law at the University of Basel) is the head of the project team.


PD Dr. Gesine Fuchs (lecturer at the Institute for Social Management, Social Policy, and Prevention at the Lucerne School of Social Work) is responsible for the social and political content of the project.


 Dr. iur. Anne Meier (attorney at law) is contributing to the legal content of the research project.


Melanie Studer (MLaw and attorney at law) is writing her dissertation within the research project and participating in the legal research.


Former team members:

Marion Ruch (MLaw and BA in sociology) was as research assistant notably involved in preparing and analyzing the case law of the cantons.

Anita Zimmermann (BSc in business law) was a research assistant for the project and especially involved in executing surveys.