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Ordinance of October 19, 1977 on Patents for Inventions (Amendment of August 11, 1999)

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Year of current version:1999
Date of entry into force of original text:January 1, 2000
Date of Text (Issued):August 11, 1999
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Patents (Inventions), Plant Variety Protection, Undisclosed Information (Trade Secrets)
Notes:The notification by Switzerland to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'In respect of Patents, Switzerland and Liechtenstein constitute a single territory'.
'Art. 12.2(a), 14(b); 17(a)1(d) (repealed); Art. 18(c)2; Art. 20(b) and 21.4 (repealed); Art. 39.2bis, 39(a)2; heading preceding Art. 61(a); heading preceding Art. 62 (repealed); Art. 62.2, 62(a)2, 69.1 and 69.2; Art. 69.4 (repealed); Art. 71 (repealed): Drafting amendments.'
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Ordonnance du 19 octobre 1977 sur les brevets d'invention (Modification du 11 août 1999) Ordonnance du 19 octobre 1977 sur les brevets d'invention (Modification du 11 août 1999), Complete document (pdf) [85 KB] Ordonnance du 19 octobre 1977 sur les brevets d'invention (Modification du 11 août 1999), Complete document (htm) [6 KB] (Version with Automatic Translation Tool)

Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.:CH087

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