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Sunday, November 19, 2017
Tags: counterfeiting
Authorities set to crack down on fake ginseng Authorities set to crack down on fake ginseng
The Ministry of Science and Technology is working on a plan to do away with products counterfeiting Ngoc Linh ginseng (Panax vietnamensis or Vietnamese ginseng) which are seriously hurting the value and brand of this national product.
Decree No. 66/2017/ND-CP Decree No. 66/2017/ND-CP
Prescribing the conditions for doing business in camouflaged sound recording, video recording and positioning devices and software
Crimes against IPRs in the 2015 Penal Code Crimes against IPRs in the 2015 Penal Code
After suspending the 2015 Penal Code from taking effect for one year, the National Assembly passed on June 20, 2017, the Law Amending and Supplementing a Number of Articles of the Penal Code, in which the crimes against intellectual property rights have been significantly amended and will come into effect from January 1, 2018.
Decision No. 2545/QD-TTg Decision No. 2545/QD-TTg
approving the Scheme on development of non-cash payment in Vietnam during 2016-2020
Legal loopholes in handling trademark infringements in Vietnam Legal loopholes in handling trademark infringements in Vietnam
Intellectual property infringements in Vietnam, including infringements upon well-known trademarks, have prevalently occurred with subtle tricks and are considerably difficult to control. These have caused damage not only to businesses but also to customers.
Decriminalization: the need to abolish some crimes in the Penal Code Decriminalization: the need to abolish some crimes in the Penal Code
Penal policies must stem from the assessment of the need for, and necessity of, the application of the penal law, among many counter-crime measures.
Major orientations for revision of Penal Code Major orientations for revision of Penal Code
First enacted in 1985, the Penal Code of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam has been amended six times, including a comprehensive revision in 1999. It has become a sharp tool of the State in social management, crime prevention and combat as well as maintenance of political security, social order and safety.
Combating securities crimes: legal problems and solutions Combating securities crimes: legal problems and solutions
This article points to some legal problems in the handling of securities market scams and proposes several measures to effectively prevent and fight this type of crime on the country’s developing securities market.
DECREE No. 101/2012/ND-CP OF NOVEMBER 22 2012: On non-cash payment DECREE No. 101/2012/ND-CP OF NOVEMBER 22, 2012: On non-cash payment
Lower threshold for determining securities crimes Lower threshold for determining securities crimes

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