In the context of globalized economic integration, the protection of intellectual property rights has become extremely important, not only for countries with strong economies but also for developing countries such as Cambodia. This is not only a matter of rights and interests of enterprises, but also a determinant of competition, sustainable development and even the survival of an enterprise in the business market. For businesses, a trademark is not only a symbol representing a product or service but also an important part of business strategy, helping to build and strengthen the reputation and trust of customers. However, a trademark without legal protection can easily be copied or misused, causing damage not only to the business but also to the consumer. In this context, trademark registration in Cambodia not only brings personal benefits to owners but also contributes to building a healthy, fair and sustainable business environment. To better understand the trademark registration fee in Cambodia, Viet An Law Firm will guide customers in detail about the trademark registration fee in Cambodia through the article below.
Trademark protection is an important and essential element of modern business. Here are some of the main reasons customers need to register for trademark protection, especially trademark registration in Cambodia becomes necessary:
In short, trademark protection is not only the protection of an enterprise’s brand and products but also contributes to building a fair, competitive and sustainable business environment.
The trademark registration fee in Cambodia is stipulated in Article 110 of the Law on Trademarks, Trade Names and Collective Marks of Cambodia. Accordingly, the trademark registration fee in Cambodia includes the national fee and the service fee of the representative organization.
The national fees for trademark registration in Cambodia are set as follows:
For example, if a business files a trademark application for two groups of products/services, the national fee for registering the trademark would be US$80
Above is detailed information about trademark registration fees in Cambodia. Enterprises should consider factors such as the number of groups of products/services, service fees of the representative organization to choose the appropriate trademark registration plan.
An applicant can file a trademark application in Cambodia in two ways:
The National Office of Intellectual Property of Cambodia (CIP) is the competent authority to receive and process trademark registration dossiers in Cambodia. The address of CIP is as follows:
127, Street 104, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Enterprises can apply for trademark registration through representative organizations that are law firms, intellectual property consulting companies,… The representative organization will help enterprises prepare trademark registration dossiers, file applications and monitor the processing of applications.
To apply through a representative organization, enterprises need to provide the representative organization with the following documents:
The representative organization will guide the enterprise to prepare a trademark registration dossier and submit an application in accordance with Cambodian law.
If you want to file a trademark application in Cambodia, please contact Viet An Law Firm for the most effective support.
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