Criminal Code

Year of Version:2011
Date of Entry into Force:1989
Date of Text (Enacted):June 24, 1987
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:The Law contains general provisions on the criminal liability.
For provisions relating to intellectual property, see Art. 121 (protection of professional secrecy), Art. 310 (protection of official secrecy), Art. 122-124 (protection of industrial secrecy).
Available Texts: 

Strafgesetzbuch (StGB) Strafgesetzbuch (StGB), Complete document (pdf) [1177 KB] Strafgesetzbuch (StGB), Complete document (htm) [784 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:LI054