[1] protection mechanisms

  • first-to-file rule

Laos has adopted the “first-to-file” rule, i.e. where two or more applications are filed by many different parties for protection of the same trademark...



[1] requirements

In order to file an application, recordal of assignment, recordal of change, renewal for a trademark in Lao, it is required the following documents...



[1] search

Although an official pre-filing search for a trademark is available in Laos, such search is conducted based on the data of the Lao Trademark Office...