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IV. Combination of Assets – Switzerland
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Volume IV: Persons and Family | Chapter 4 (1980): Interspousal Relations

Completed in June 1975. Some significant subsequent developments have been taken into account.

Max Rheinstein, Mary Ann Glendon

162. A conservative system in the modern world. – While, as has been seen, most of the traditional systems described in subch. II have been thoroughly transformed in most of the industrialized, urbanized parts of the world, in switzerland the system of the turn of the century proved fairly adaptable to changing economic and social conditions. It was only in the la…

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Max Rheinstein and Mary Ann Glendon, “IV. Combination of Assets – Switzerland”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 13 November 2019 <>
First published online: 2018

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