Switzerland
(21,077 words)

Volume I: National Reports 1988

Walter A. Stoffel1

Since the enactment of the first Federal Constitution in 1848, Switzerland is a federal state which consists of 26 cantons or half-cantons. From 1815 to…

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Walter A. Stoffel, “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 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-4021_IECO_COM_01CHE>
First published online: 2018



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