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Temporary Residence Card in Vietnam – What You Need To Know

Download The Temporary Residence Card (TRC) in Vietnam is a document issued by the immigration authority or a competent authority of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It is granted to foreigners who are allowed to reside in Vietnam for a certain period of time. Here are some key points about the TRC: 1. Temporary Residence Card (TRC) in Vietnam: What is it? The TRC serves as a long-term visa for foreigners staying in Vietnam. It allows foreign nationals to legally reside in the country for an extended duration, typically ranging from 2 to 3 years. 2. What benefits can a TRC in Vietnam bring...

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Preventing trade name infringement in Vietnam

Trade name is one category of intellectual property rights, which is codified and recognized under Vietnam Intellectual Property Law 2005, revised in 2009 (“Vietnam IP Law”). Per Article 3.2 of Vietnam IP Law, objects of industrial property rights include inventions, industrial designs, layout-designs of semi-conductor integrated circuits, business secrets, trademarks, trade names and geographical indications. A trade name is often a name for a company. Thus, one of the most critical steps in setting up a new business is finding a name for the company. In this sense, under Article 4.21 of Vietnam IP Law, Trade name is a designation...

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