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Three types of Trademark License contracts in Vietnam

Three types of Trademark License contracts in Vietnam

When you want to transfer your trademark registration certificate in Vietnam, you need to know choose the types of license contract. Trademark License Contracts shall be of the following types: Exclusive contract: – means a contract under which, within licensing scope and term, the licensee shall have an exclusive right to use the licensed trademark […]

Contents of Trademark assignment contracts in Vietnam

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Contents of Trademark assignment contracts in Vietnam. According to Vietnamese Intellectual property Law, a Trademark  assignment contract must have the following principal contents: The information of the assignor and the assignee (name and address). Assignment bases; Assignment price; Rights and obligations of the assignor and the assignee. The assignor is required pay individual income Tax.

Required documents for trademark registration in Malaysia

Required document for trademark registration in Malaysia

Malaysia is a country that has many laws related to intellectual property. These laws are modernized and comprehensive according to the WIPO standard. And MYIPO also regularly organizes seminars and training to raise the awareness about intellectual property laws in the business community and the general public. Documentation to register a trademark is also an […]

Trademark Search in Japan

Trademark search in japan

Trademark search in Japan. Why do you need to conduct a trademark search before applying your trademark application in Japan. In the objective of preparing in the best way possible your application and prevent any infringement or the possibility of rejection by the Japan National Office, it is highly recommended that you will proceed with […]

Required Docs For Trademark Filing In Bangladesh ?

Required Docs For Trademark Filing In Bangladesh.

What are required documents for trademark filing in Bangladesh ?  If you want to register your trademark in Bangladesh, you are required to provide some necessary documents as bellow: Name, Address & Nationality of the applicant(s); Specimen of the Trademark to be filed; Trade Description (Whether the applicant is a “Manufacturer”; “Importer” or “Service Provider”); […]

The procedure for filing application through the PCT system

The procedure for filing application through the PCT system

The PCT procedure includes two main phases, the international phase and national phase Filing: Firstly, you need to file an international application with a national or regional patent Office or WIPO, complying with the PCT formality requirements, in one language, and you pay one set of fees. International Search: an “International Searching Authority” (ISA) (one of the […]

The advantage of the PCT system

The advantage of the PCT system

The advantage of the PCT system. The Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) is an international treaty that regulates about the procedure of filing patent application in many countries in the world. The Treaty was signed on 19 June 1970 during the Washington Diplomatic Conference on the Patent Cooperation Treaty. The PCT System offers many advantages for […]

Does Thailand follow “first to file” or “first to use” rule?

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In Thailand, the rule applied for trademark registration is “first to file”, like many other countries: South Korea, Vietnam, Canada, China, the EU, Indonesia, Japan, Philippines, Laos. It means that the person who fills a trademark registration application the first, shall have prior rights with that trademark in Thailand, no matter how long others use […]