Garlic of Lý Sơn Island is displayed at a shop in Quảng Ngãi Province. VNS Photo Nguyễn Văn Định QUẢNG NGÃI — The National Office of Intellectual Property of Việt Nam under the Ministry of Science and Technology has recognised the brand ownership for the products of Lý Sơn Island including garlic, onion, seafood, garlic […]Continue readingMore Tag
A farmer in the northern Hưng Yên Province harvests longan. The product’s value has grown since its trademark was registered. – VNA/VNS Photo Đình Huệ HÀ NỘI – Designing and developing trademarks for local products should be a long-term strategy contributing to the development of a national trademark, said Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade, […]Continue readingMore Tag
Vương Đức Tuấn of noip Vietnam’s HCM City office, said with the ongoing integration, the demand to register Vietnamese trade marks abroad and foreign trade marks in Việt Nam has steadily increased. – VNS Photo HCM CITY – Registration is imperative if businesses want to protect their trademarks, delegates told a seminar in HCM City […]Continue readingMore Tag
Illustrative photo (Photo: Mondayvietnam.com) HCM City (VNA) – Trademark registration is important for Vietnamese businesses to protect their trademarks, increase competitiveness with imported goods, and expand their export markets during the integration process, heard a workshop on trademark registration in ASEAN nations in Ho Chi Minh City on July 13. At the event, experts shared […]Continue readingMore Tag
VietNamNet Bridge – Responding to Sumatra, which has affirmed its rights over JET and Hero cigarette brands, Vinataba said the proof Sumatra used was not sufficient to show ‘use in reality’ of JET and Hero in Vietnam. Sumatra said that the National Office for Intellectual Property (NOIP) has granted 67 certificates on trademark certificates for […]Continue readingMore Tag
Invenmark, the legal representative of Sumatra, has sent a document to the Prime Minister in a reaction to Vinataba’s behaviors of denouncing Sumatra of illegally using the trademarks JET and HERO. The document says Sumatra is a company which does business in many different fields and owns two trademarks JET and HERO. Both the trademarks […]Continue readingMore Tag
As intellectual property rights are becoming increasingly important in international trade, experts urged Vietnamese companies to pay attention to overseas trademark protection registration.
According to the Viet Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), only about 1,000 Vietnamese trademarks are currently registered overseas. This is just a modest number given the hundreds of thousands of existing Vietnamese companies.Continue readingMore Tag
The trademark X-MEN is now officially property of International Consumer Products Co. Ltd. (ICP) since the time for Marvel Characters Inc. to lodge an appeal against the judgment of the Hanoi City People’s Court has run out.
ICP in June 2003 applied for registration of the trademark X-MEN for its cosmetic products. Two years later, the National Office of Intellectual Property of Vietnam (NOIP) granted the company a trademark registration certificate.Continue readingMore Tag
On 5-4, in Hanoi, the Intellectual Property Office held a seminar on intellectual property for journalists. This program is a prelude to the Intellectual Property Week, celebrating World Intellectual Property, 26-4-2013.
At the seminar, after the brief introduction of intellectual activity in recent times, leading Intellectual Property Agency answered questions of reporters around 2 active content is posted for establishment of Intellectual Property rights and the active support of intellectual property rights and enforcement of intellectual property rights in Vietnam today.Continue readingMore Tag
a. Registrability searchb. Filing Guidance for trademark registration in Vietnamc. Estimated cost for trademark registration in Vietnamd. Examination process of trademarke. How to overcome refusal of protection of the markf. Oppositiong. Changing the name and address recorded on Vietnamese Trademark Registration Certificateh. Duplicate/Re-issue Trademark Registration Certificatei. Renewal of Trademark Registration j. Cancellation, termination of a […]Continue readingMore Tag