RIGHT TO REGISTRATION OF INDUSTRIAL DESIGN IN VIETNAM
According to the IP law 2005, amended 2019, right to registration of an industrial design as follow:
1. The following organizations and individuals shall have the right to registration of an industrial design:
a) The authors who have created the industrial design by his or her own efforts and expenses; or
b) The organizations or individuals who have invested funds and material facilities to the authors in the form of a job assignment or job hiring unless otherwise agreed by the parties and such agreements are not contrary to paragraph 2 below.
2. The Government shall provide for the right to registration of industrial designs and layout-designs created by using funds and material and technical facilities from the State budget.
3. In case more than one organizations or individuals have jointly created or invested in the creation of an industrial design, those organizations or individuals shall all have the right to registration and such right shall only be exercised with their consensus.
4. A person who has the right to registration may assign that right to other organizations or individuals in the form of a written contract, passing by inheritance in accordance with the law, even when a registration application has been filed.
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