Trademarks are any visible sign capable of distinguishing the goods or services of an enterprise.
In Cambodia, trademarks are registered with the Department of Intellectual Property Rights of the Ministry of Commerce, and are valid for a ten-year renewable term.
Patents are a set of exclusive rights granted to the creater of new, commercially applicable and inventive products and processes.
In Cambodia, patents are granted by the Department of Industrial Property of the Ministry of Industry and Handicraft, and are valid for twenty years.
Copyrights protects original works by granting the author a set of exclusive economic and moral rights.
In Cambodia, copyrighted works may be deposited with the Department of Copyright and Related Rights of the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts.
Industrial Design registrations protect new, visual aspects of a product of industry or handicraft.
In Cambodia, industrial designs are granted by the Department of Industrial Property of the Ministry of Industry and Handicraft, and are valid for up to fifteen years.