Protocol Relating to the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks Accession by the Federative Republic of Brazil The Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) presents his compliments and has the honor to notify the deposit by the Government of the Federative Republic of Brazil, on July 2, 2019, of its instrument of accession to the...

Towards the end of last month, the new law on tax administration was finally approved by the National Assembly. The new law will take effect from July next year, except for its provisions on invoices and e-documents, which will come into force on 1 July 2022. This constitutes a major change to the tax regime in Vietnam. The law includes new provisions focusing on tax risk management,...

WASHINGTON – The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) today announced a new rule requiring all foreign-domiciled trademark applicants, registrants, and parties to Trademark Trial and Appeal Board proceedings to be represented by an attorney who is licensed to practice law in the United State. The requirement applies to all trademark applicants, registrants, and parties whose...

  JOIN US IN TAIPEI WIPF & APAA 2019 Dear Colleagues We will be attending 1/ The 7th Edition of World Intellectual Property Forum from Nov 6th to Nov 8th, 2019 in TAIPEI 2/ The 70th Council Meeting of APAA from Nov 9th to Nov 12th, 2019 in TAIPEI If you have any queries on IP matters in Vietnam, please feel free to contact us at This email address is being...

With Vietnam’s rapid growth in consumer financing, there’s greater need for innovation to deliver a seamless and pleasurable customer experience. It is its ability to provide good services to customers using technology solutions that has made FE CREDIT a market leader. The consumer lending industry in Vietnam has seen remarkable growth. According to a report by the National Financial...