Details of Measure

General Description
Country or Region Switzerland
Official Title Loi Fédérale Sur les Brevets d’Invention, telle que modifiée en 2008.
Level National/Federal
Type of Measure Legislation
Status of Measure Entered into force
Date of Entry into Force 1956-01-01
Additional Information
Full-text of Measure Document

Main ABS Elements

ABS Element
Description Relevant articles and sections
National Focal Point Link to Switzerland - National Contacts
Disclosure of the source of the genetic resources and traditional knowledge in patent applications Art. 49.a
Disclosure of the source on international patent applications Art. 138
Lack of disclosure of the source Art. 59.2, 59.a.3
Sanctions for wrongful declaration of the source Art. 81.a

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