Federal Act
on the Amendment of the Swiss Civil Code
(Part Five: The Code of Obligations)

of 30 March 1911 (Status as of 1 January 2023)

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Art. 246

II. Ful­fil­ment of pro­vis­os


1 The donor may bring ac­tion for ful­fil­ment of a pro­viso that has been ac­cep­ted by the re­cip­i­ent.

2 Where ful­fil­ment of the pro­viso is in the pub­lic in­terest, the com­pet­ent au­thor­ity may com­pel ful­fil­ment after the death of the donor.

3 The re­cip­i­ent may re­fuse to ful­fil the pro­viso if the value of the gift does not cov­er the ex­penses oc­ca­sioned by the pro­viso and he is not re­im­bursed for the short­fall.

Court decisions

133 III 421 (4A_28/2007) from May 30, 2007
Regeste: a Art. 76 Abs. 1 BGG; Berechtigung zur Beschwerde in Zivilsachen. Zur Beschwerde ist berechtigt, wer vor der Vorinstanz Anträge gestellt hat, die vollständig oder teilweise abgewiesen worden sind (E. 1.1).


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