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Civil Code of December 10, 1907 (status as of January 1, 2012)

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Switzerland

Year of current version:2012
Date of entry into force of original text:January 1, 1912
Date of Text (Enacted):December 10, 1907
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Other
Notes:The Civil Code does not contain provisions on intellectual property. However; Book 4, Preliminary Part mentions some basic principles of property under civil law.
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French

Code civil suisse du 10 décembre 1907 (état le 1er janvier 2012) Code civil suisse du 10 décembre 1907 (état le 1er janvier 2012), Complete document (pdf) [877 KB]

German

Schweizerisches Zivilgesetzbuch vom 10. Dezember 1907 (stand am 1. Januar 2012) Schweizerisches Zivilgesetzbuch vom 10. Dezember 1907 (stand am 1. Januar 2012), Complete document (pdf) [899 KB]

Italian

Codice civile svizzero del 10 deicembre 1907 (stato 1° gennaio 2012) Codice civile svizzero del 10 deicembre 1907 (stato 1° gennaio 2012), Complete document (pdf) [843 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:CH231

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