|“Advises blue-chip clients in the media, consumer products and technology sectors on the prosecution and enforcement of IP rights, including industrial designs, patents and trade marks. Also advises on domain name protection and the resolution of cyber-squatting issues, and continues to handle anti-counterfeiting actions. Well respected for its deep bench of experienced practitioners.”|
Chambers Asia 2018/2019
Intellectual property is more than just patents, designs, trademarks and copyrights, it is often the foundation of many for building a strong business and critical assets in many more. How you define, register and protect your innovation and creativity are strategic bottom-line issues in today’s market, not only in Vietnam but in a wider market, to create and maintain your competing edge. We understand the issues and can help you register, protect and use your intellectual property.
We have a team of IP lawyers who have a wealth of experience and knowledge, not only in the local intellectual property/ Internet/ domain name laws, but also business minds. With those, we can assist clients in establishing, maintaining, and enforcing the rights and benefits related to domain names in Vietnam. We provide practical guidance and precision in translation and other services needed during the registration process. Rather than simply communicating problems and impediments, we create and provide clients with solutions. Above all, our team is known to be the first choice in the sector in Vietnam.
We advise and assist clients in determining the protection possibilities, counselling on registration and other steps that can yield significant advantages in maintaining and protecting domain names, not only in Vietnam, but in the region including Laos and Cambodia. Our services in this area include:
- Advice on registration, maintenance, use and protection;
- Agreement negotiation and preparation for the creation, ownership, licensing, purchase, sale of copyright material;
- Representing before competent authorities and third parties;
- Infringement advice, due diligence, and enforcement (including taking legal action against infringers); and
- Domain name dispute litigation.
Our clients in this area include Western Union, American Express, Body Shop, Olympus, NBC Universal, Tiger Airways, Yahoo!, Montres Rolex, Petrobras, etc..