Logo

Topics & Commentary

“CYZ” vs. “SYZ, figure”

“CYZ” vs. “SYZ, figure”

26/08/2021
Applied-for mark “CYZ” was rejected on the grounds that it’s confusingly similar to the cited trademark “SYZ, figure”...
The mark “n03” is accepted for registration

The mark “n03” is accepted for registration

04/06/2021
The mark “n03” of International application no.1027797 designating Vietnam was temporarily rejected on the grounds that the mark consists of simple numerals, letters that are indistinctive.
A fierce debate over the creator ownership of “Thần đồng đất Việt” comics.

A fierce debate over the creator ownership of “Thần đồng đất Việt” comics.

07/08/2019
Painter Le Linh affirmed that he alone sketched both the paintings and comics, while Ms. Hanh said she was the one who came up with the idea and worked together with the painter...
Copyright lawsuit: Creator ownership in  “Infant Prodigies of Viet country

Copyright lawsuit: Creator ownership in “Infant Prodigies of Viet country

07/08/2019
In the morning of February 18, 2019, the People's Court of District 1, Ho Chi Minh City returned a first-instance verdict to recognize painter Le Linh as the only author of the "Infant Prodigies of Viet country" comics. This case of copyright ownership dispute has lasted for 12 years, attracted public ...
Settlement of IP infringement and dispute resolution: Why court action is unpopular in Vietnam?

Settlement of IP infringement and dispute resolution: Why court action is unpopular in Vietnam?

25/07/2019
The legal framework for resolving disputes and dealing with infringements of intellectual property includes both international and domestic laws