Technology transfer in Vietnam

1. The legal basis:

– Intellectual Property Law (No. 50/2005/QH11 of November 29, 2005); supplemented and amended under Law No. 36/2009/QH12 of June 19, 2009;

–  The Government’s Decree No. 103/2006/ND-CP of September 22, 2006, detailing and guiding the implementation of a number of articles of the 2005 Vietnam IP Law on industrial property; supplemented and amended under Decree No. 122/ND-CP dated December 31, 2010;

– Circular No. 01/2007/TT-BKHCN of February 14,2007 guiding the implementation of the Government’s Decree No. 103/2006/ND-CP; supplemented and amended on Circular No. 13/2010/TT-BKHCN of July 30, 2010 and Circular No. 18/2011/TT-BKHCN of July 22, 2011.

– Circular No. 22/2009/TT-BTC on the fees relating to IP activities of February 04, 2009.

2. Requisite documents:

– Application form;

– Technology tranfer contract;

– Original Protection Title;

– Agreement in writing of co-ownwer about the transfer of industrial property rights (if industrial property rights belong common property)

– Power of attorney.

3.Time frame: 02 months from the filling date