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Japan and Vietnam’s Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) Pilot Program Resumed

Japan and Vietnam’s Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) Pilot Program Resumed

The PPH Pilot Program between Japan and Vietnam will be resumed from April 3, 2017. This year, the NOIP will also...

Celebrate World IP Day! April 26, 2017

Celebrate World IP Day! April 26, 2017

Every April 26th is World Intellectual Property Day. For this year, April 26, 2017, involves the use of "Innovation for Improving...

PATENT PROSECUTION HIGHWAY (PPH) A PILOT PROGRAM BETWEEN JPO AND VIETNAM’S NOIP

PATENT PROSECUTION HIGHWAY (PPH) A PILOT PROGRAM BETWEEN JPO AND VIETNAM’S NOIP

Overview In the ASEAN region, Vietnam will be the sixth country that have concluded a PPH with JPO, following Singapore, Philippines,...

 

WHAT ARE TRADEMARKS UNDER VIETNAM’S IP LAW?

Definition “Mark means any sign used to distinguish goods or services of different organizations or individuals” – according to Clause 16...

The PCT now has 151 Contracting States – Cambodia

The PCT now has 151 Contracting States – Cambodia

On December 8, 2016, the Treaty will enter into force, the Kingdom of Cambodia will be the 151 contracting States...

Acceptance of multi-class application for trademark registration in Laos

Acceptance of multi-class application for trademark registration in Laos

  Laos is being implemented the Revised Law on Intellectual Property (approved by National Assembly of Laos dated 20 December 2011)...

 

Green light for local real estate market

A new wave of foreign investment is expected to flow into Vietnam during 2010’s fourth quarter. “If it is yellow...

Marvel lost in a lawsuit on X-MEN trademark

Marvel Characters Inc. (Marvel) suit the Vietnam National Office of Intellectual Property (NOIP) for the Decision A05811/QD-DK dated 08.06.2005 on...