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Sunday, August 14, 2022
Tags: Law on Intellectual Property
Crucial socio-economic development issues high on the agenda of NAs third session Crucial socio-economic development issues high on the agenda of NA’s third session
After 19 sitting days, the third session of the 15th National Assembly has finished a great workload with high consensus, and decided on many important issues not only for 2022 but the whole 2021-25 period and subsequent years.
Legislators discuss implementation of socio-economic development plans Legislators discuss implementation of socio-economic development plans
National Assembly deputies on June 1 discussed the implementation of the socio-economic development plans and the state budget in 2021 and in the first months of 2022 as well as the settlement of bad debts of credits institutions.
Revised Law on intellectual property discussed at National Assembly Revised Law on intellectual property discussed at National Assembly
The National Assembly on May 31 confirmed the necessity of completing legal provisions on the dissemination and use of the National Flag, the National Emblem and the National Anthem to meet the requirements and ensure the sanctity of the national symbols.
Improving IP law in the context of international integration Improving IP law in the context of international integration
Over the past time, Vietnam’s legal system on intellectual property (IP) has been built and regularly revised, forming a fundamental legal foundation to regulate issues related to intellectual property rights (IPRs) protection and enforcement. Today, in the face of the requirements of an increasingly intensive, extensive and comprehensive international integration process, it needs further improvements to ensure effective implementation of international commitments and promote the application of scientific and technological research outcomes to production and business, contributing to the national socio-economic development.
Creating institutional breakthroughs for development of science technology and innovation Creating institutional breakthroughs for development of science, technology and innovation
One of the strategic breakthrough issues identified by the 13th National Party Congress is the strong development of science, technology and innovation. Currently, in the context of safe, flexible adaptation to and effective control of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is necessary to continue to make institutional breakthroughs for development of science, technology and innovation to create leapfrog changes in labor productivity, quality, efficiency and competitiveness, meeting the requirements of growth model renewal and economic recovery and development.
VCCI suggests adding regulations to draft amendments to Law on Intellectual Property VCCI suggests adding regulations to draft amendments to Law on Intellectual Property
The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry has suggested adding regulations related to digital transformation to the draft law on amending and supplementing a number of articles in the Law on Intellectual Property.
Bills and resolutions to be discussed in next session of 15th National Assembly Bills and resolutions to be discussed in next session of 15th National Assembly
In the third session of the 15th National Assembly (NA), five bills and four resolutions will be discussed for approval, while six other draft bills will be open for comments.
How Vietnam legally adapts to the emergence of Fintech How Vietnam legally adapts to the emergence of Fintech
Fintech is the combination of two factors: Finance and Technology. For the time being, there is no official or legal definition of Fintech. It should be noted that how Fintech is defined hinges upon the specific contexts and different approaches. However, the common denominator in most definitions is the application of technologies to enhance financial services.
Full-time legislators convene meeting to talk draft laws Full-time legislators convene meeting to talk draft laws
The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee opened a meeting of full-time deputies on March 28 to discuss four draft laws to be submitted to the coming third session of the parliament.
Vietnam revises Criminal Procedure Code to meet its CPTPP commitments Vietnam revises Criminal Procedure Code to meet its CPTPP commitments
Vietnam’s National Assembly (NA) last month passed the Law Amending and Supplementing a Number of Articles of the Criminal Procedure Code (the Code) to be effective on December 1, 2021. A key reason for the NA to consider and pass these revised provisions right at a single session was to fulfill Vietnam’s commitments under the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). Below we look into the Law’s provisions that have been designed to meet the CPTPP’s requirements on taking the initiative to initiate legal action to protect industrial property rights over trademarks and geographical indications.

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