Nontraditional Marks in Cambodia and the Question of Registerability
October 10, 2017
Cambodia First Country to Sign Up to Geographical Indication Treaty
March 10, 2018
Laos Joins the Madrid System
January 21, 2016
Laos acceeded to the Madrid Protocol for the International Registration of Marks on December 7th, 2015.
The 97th member globally, Laos joins Cambodia, the Philippines, Vietnam and Singapore as ASEAN members of the system. As a least developed country, applicants from Laos will benefit from a 90% discount on the basic application fee. The Protocol will enter into force on March 7, 2016. More information is available from WIPO.