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Federal Law of June 26, 1998 on Archiving (status as of August 1, 2008)

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Year of current version:2008
Date of entry into force of original text:October 1, 1999
Date of Text (Enacted):June 26, 1998
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws
Notes:This Law ensures the protection of copyrights related to archives and more specifically regarding access to the documentation and its use for commercial purporses (see Sections 3 and 4).
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French

Loi fédérale du 26 juin 1998 sur l'archivage (état le 1er août 2008) Loi fédérale du 26 juin 1998 sur l'archivage  (état le 1er août 2008), Complete document (pdf) [412 KB]

German

Bundesgesetz vom 26. Juni 1998 über die Archivierung (stand am 1. August 2008) Bundesgesetz vom 26. Juni 1998 über die Archivierung (stand am 1. August 2008), Complete document (pdf) [411 KB]

Italian

Legge federale del 26 giugno 1998 sull’archiviazione (stato 1° agosto 2008) Legge federale del 26 giugno 1998 sull’archiviazione (stato 1° agosto 2008), Complete document (pdf) [412 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:CH273

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