Swiss Criminal Code of December 21, 1937 (Amendment of March 18, 1994)
|Year of Version:||1994|
|Date of Entry into Force:||January 1, 1942|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||December 21, 1937|
|Type of Text:||IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Enforcement of IP and Related Laws|
|Notes:||The notification by Switzerland to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:|
'This Amendment indicates that Article 59 of the Swiss Criminal Code (as amended on March 18, 1994) refers to the confiscation of assets obtained as the result of an infringement.'
Note that Article 59 was changed to Article 70 in the later consolidated versions of the Swiss Criminal Code.
|WIPO Lex No.:||CH043|