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Federal Law of August 28, 1992 on the Protection of Trademarks and Indications of Source

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Year of current version:1993
Date of last amendment:April 26, 1993
Date of entry into force of original text:April 1, 1993
Date of Text (Enacted):August 28, 1992
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Geographical Indications, IP Regulatory Body, Trademarks
Notes:The notification by Switzerland to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The law provides for the definition of trademark, the scope of trademarks rights, guarantee marks and collective marks, national and international registration of marks, acquisition and scope of those rights, opposition procedure, register of marks, proceedings and penalties under civil and criminal , administrative appeals procedure, customs measures, etc.'
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French

Loi fédérale du 28 août 1992 sur la protection des marques et des indications de provenance Loi fédérale du 28 août 1992 sur la protection des marques et des indications de provenance, Complete document (pdf) [138 KB]

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:CH006

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