June 8, 1867 - Penal Code (updated January 1, 2012)
|Year of current version:||2012|
|Date of entry into force of original text:||October 10, 1867|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||June 8, 1867|
|Type of Text:||IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)|
|Notes:||This version of the Penal Code consolidates all amendments until 2012.|
The notification by Belgium to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'This Code lays down the general rules applicable to criminal offences and punitive action.'
For provisions on intellectual property rights see Book 2, Title V, Chapter VIII, Article 309.
|WIPO Lex No.:||BE138|