1 In the case of legal entities, the supreme executive or management body must apply for entry in the commercial register, subject to the provisions of special legislation on public corporations and institutions.
2 The application must be signed by two members of the supreme executive or management body or by one member who is authorised to sign alone. The application must be signed at the commercial registry or must be filed with legalised signatures.
1 Inserted by No I 3 of the FA of 16 Dec. 2005 (Law on Limited Liability Companies and Amendments to the Law on Companies limited by Shares, Cooperatives, the Commercial Register and Business Names), in force since 1 Jan. 2008 (AS 2007 4791; BBl 2002 3148, 2004 3969).
I. Autorités du registre du commerce
1 Les offices du registre du commerce relèvent des cantons. Ces derniers sont libres d’instituer un registre supracantonal.
2 La Confédération exerce la haute surveillance sur la tenue du registre du commerce.