Intellectual Property and Technology transfer in Vietnam


SBLAW  provides  full  range  of  intellectual  property  services  covering  research and advice on IP laws, filing and prosecution of applications for patent,  trademark, industrial design, copyright  and domain name, copyright protection, watching and investigation of IP right Infringement, assistance in negotiation and obtaining IP Right Licensing, assignments and renewals, availability searches, initiating procedures for oppositions and cancellations; negotiation and drafting of contracts on licensing, technology transfer, franchising and distribution; and taking enforcement, anti-counterfeit action and commercial exploitation of  IP rights.

Our IP practice covers not only in Vietnam but also other countries in Asia and other regions where our associated offices locate.  In addition, we are co-operating with our associated IP Agents in Australia, China, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, UAE and USA to protect IP rights for clients in Vietnam and abroad.

Our key achievements:

▶ Acting for Military Bank, VSTV, Ryukyu Cultural Technological Village Co., Ltd, KOVA etc for trademark registration in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia;

▶ Acting for Ryukyu Cultural Technological Village Co., Ltd being a plaintiff in a case relating to copyright infringement over its hand-made glasses in Vietnam;

▶ Acting for VTC Online in negotiation with Sony Music Entertainment relating to use of music works in Vietnam;

▶ Acting for a foreign invested company being a defendant in a case relating to copyright infringement over software in Vietnam;