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The second software copyright case before the court

According to the local press, on January 17, 2007 Hanoi Economic Court accepted a complaint filed by Hanoi Software Company (« Hanoi Software ») against Thuong Mai So Company (« Thuong Mai So ») for infringing copyright over its software WEB++. Of note, one year and a half after the settlement by Ho Chi Minh City People’s Court of […]

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First unfair competition case handled by the administrative authority in Vietnam

According to domestic media, on September 1, 2006, a fine worth VND10,5 millions (USD660) was imposed by the Inspector of Ministry of Science and Technology (the MoST) on Ha Tay Pharmaceutical Joint-stock Company (HaTay PJSC) for an administrative violation in the field of industrial property and unfair competition. A VND10 millions (USD625) penalty was also […]

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