Work refers to a creative product in the fields of literature, arts, or science, expressed in any means or forms.
For example: a poem, a song, an article, a story, a film, etc.
Clause 7 Article 4 of the 2005 Law on Intellectual Property, amended and supplemented in 2009
Clause 1 Article 14 of the 2005 Law on Intellectual Property, amended and supplemented in 2009
If your intellectual property is not one of the works that is covered by copyright protection mentioned above, you can still apply for protection in other forms:
For example: Although the formulas of Coca-Cola and Pepsi are not copyrighted, they are protected as “Trade secrets”.
The names Coca-Cola and Pepsi are protected as Trademarks.
Articles 58, 63, 68, 72, 76, and 84 of the 2005 Law on Intellectual Property, amended and supplemented in 2009
For example: Law on Enterprises, Decrees on guidelines, the Labor Code, etc.
For example: concept of copyright, population statistics in Vietnam, statistical principles, etc.
Article 15 of the 2005 Law on Intellectual Property, amended and supplemented in 2009
PLF is the Organization of Industrial Property Representation in Vietnam – an entity authorized by the National Office of Intellectual Property to act on behalf of individuals and enterprises to establish and enforce intellectual property rights.
Clients seeking consultation on related rights can contact:
PLF LAW FIRM
12th Floor, Ruby Tower,
81-85 Ham Nghi, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel: +8428 3821 2161 or +8428 3821 2162
Fax: +8428 3821 2165
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