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Re: LEGAL HELP: someone lives in our apartment without paying rent

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I suggest organizing regular EF parties in there.


More seriously, isn't there a thing called Gewohnheitsrecht in Switzerland? As in, if you've been doing things for years, even without a contract or official permission, then you're allowed to continue? Does that apply to squatters, too?
Its not that strong of a concept in Switzerland as it is in for example in Germany. The way understand it is it only valid for cases where there are no applicable laws. In other words "If there is no law do we do things the way we always did", not "If you managed to not pay rent for three years can you live for free happily ever after"...
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