Trademark protection Vietnam

Trademark Registration in Vietnam       


  1. Information

 i. Full name, address and nationality of the applicant;

ii. Detailed description of applied goods/services and international class(es).

    2. Required documents

i. Trademark specimen;

ii. Certified copy of priority document, if claimed.;

iii. Signed Power of Attorney of applicant in favour of ELITE LAW FIRM (under our form).


i. Language of filing: Vietnamese;

ii. The Nice Classification -10th Edition is applied in Vietnam from 01 Jan. 2012.

iii. Priority data (application number, date and country) is required at filing; the original priority document is required within 03 months from filing date.

II. Time limit

  1. Formality examination: 01 month from the application’s filing date;
  2. Publication of the application: 02 months from the application’s formality acceptance date;
  3. Substantive examination: 09 months from the application’s publication date;

III. Validity term

A Certificate of Trademark Registration is valid for 10 years from the filing date, renewable for unlimited times, each time of 10 years.

In case you require more information or require advice on trademark in Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar as well as other IP matters, please do not hesitate to contact us via:


Tel: (+84-24) 3 7373051

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