IAM Patent 1000 2021

Patents are essential business commodities and knowing how to obtain, enforce and monetise them has become mission critical. The IAM Patent 1000 has firmly established itself as the definitive ‘go-to’ resource for those seeking to identify world-class, private practice patent expertise.

Vietnam

The Vietnamese government has taken steps to make the country an attractive place to do business by signing several major international treaties in recent years. The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership came into effect in 2019, followed by the Hague Agreement, the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement and the...

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The Vietnamese government has taken steps to make the country an attractive place to do business by signing several major international treaties in recent years. The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership came into effect in 2019, followed by the Hague Agreement, the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership in 2020. A draft amendment of the Law on Intellectual Property was published late last year with the aim of complying with the requirements of these treaties and preparing Vietnam for accession to others in future. For manufacturers, the country is becoming an increasingly popular alternative to China and having a solid patent protection strategy is becoming a priority.

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