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Ordinance of 11 June 1999 of the Federal Department of the Economy (DFE) on the Minimum Control Requirements for Protected Appellations of Origin and Protected Geographical Indications (status as of 1 January 2008)

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Year of current version:2008
Date of entry into force of original text:July 1, 1999
Date of Text (Issued):June 11, 1999
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Geographical Indications
Notes:
The notification by Switzerland to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
Most recent amendments:
Articles 2 and 5: adopted on 16 November 2007, entered into effect on 1 January 2008 (RO 2007 6115)

Clarification in cases where the production of a number of operators is placed on the market by one enterprise (testing of the end product to be carried out on a sample from a consignment of each operator).
Drafting amendment (Article 5.2).
Repeal of Article 5.3: the obligation to test end PAO products is already established in Article 2.3.'
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French

Ordonnance du 11 juin 1999 du DFE sur les exigences minimales relatives au contrôle des appellations d'origine et des indications géographiques protégées (Etat le 1er janvier 2008) Ordonnance du 11 juin 1999 du DFE sur les exigences minimales relatives au contrôle des appellations d'origine et des indications géographiques protégées  (Etat le 1er janvier 2008), Complete document (pdf) [487 KB]

German

Verordnung des EVD vom 11. Juni 1999 über die Mindestanforderungen an die Kontrolle der geschützten Ursprungsbezeichnungen und geografischen Angaben (stand am 1. Januar 2008) Verordnung des EVD vom 11. Juni 1999 über die Mindestanforderungen an die Kontrolle der geschützten Ursprungsbezeichnungen und geografischen Angaben (stand am 1. Januar 2008), Complete document (pdf) [482 KB]

Italian

Ordinanza del DFE dell' 11 giugno 1999 sulle esigenze minime relative al controllo delle denominazioni di origine e delle indicazioni geografiche protette (stato 1° gennaio 2008) Ordinanza del DFE dell' 11 giugno 1999 sulle esigenze minime relative al controllo delle denominazioni di origine e delle indicazioni geografiche protette (stato 1° gennaio 2008), Complete document (pdf) [479 KB]

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WIPO Lex No.:CH163

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