Vietnam (VN)

As Office of a Designated Contracting Party

Request for extension of protection

The Office republishes in the Industrial Property Gazette notifications of international registrations, subsequent designations or renewals received by the International Bureau.

Examination Procedure

Absolute and relative grounds.

Opposition Procedure

The opposition period begins on the date the mark is published in the Industrial Property Gazette and ends on the date the decision is granted.

Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal

Three months from the date of notification of refusal by the Office.

Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office

Last updated on: February 18, 2009