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Laos Trademark Registration

1. Legislation:
Prime Minister's Decree on Trademarks No 06/PM (1995)

2. Clients need to provide the following materials:
(1) Power of Attorney MUST be notarized by the applicant's domicile Public Notary. NO legalization is required.
(2) A certified copy of the document certifying the lawful business (business license or certificate of business registration, etc.), if it is an individual.
(3) A clear black and white presentation of the trademark which can be photocopied and must not exceed 8 centimeters either in length or in width.
(4) Where registration of a collective mark is applied for, a certified copy of the regulation governing to be required.

3. Laos Trademark Application Procedures:
Step by Step Registration Procedures:
Step 1: Clients send to JR Rosas (by email or fax or post) a specimen of the trademark, a detailed list of products or/and services to be covered by the trademark and at the same time make payment for the pre-filing search to JR Rosas by remittance or cheque (payment method);
Step 2: conduct the pre-filing search and prepare search report and email the search reports to clients;
Step 3: (If the search results indicate that the application is likely to be accepted and clients decide to proceed) Clients send us the photocopy of identity proof (passport copy for individual and Certificate of Incorporation or Business Registration License for corporation) and at the same time make payment for the filing of application to JR Rosas by remittance;
Step 4: prepare the registration application forms and Power of Attorney (PoA) and deliver them to clients for execution;
Step 5: Clients sign the Power of Attorney and arrange to have it notarised by a Notary Public;
Step 6: Clients send the duly executed PoA and registration forms back to us by post of courier (please note original copy of Power of Attorney is required by the purpose of filing);
Step 7: submit the application documents to the Laos Trademark Office;
Step 8: The Laos Trademark Office perform examination and other procedures; if no objection received, the Laos Trademark Office then issues the Certificate of Registration;
Step 9: forward the Certificate of Registration to clients.

4. Time Scale
Currently it is taking approximately 8-10 months to get a trademark in Laos.

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