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IP Vietnam Starts PPH Pilot Program With KIPO

Effective from 1 June 2019, applicants can request accelerated examination at the Intellectual Property Office of Vietnam (IP Vietnam) based on a favourable work product established by the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) for the corresponding Korean national application (and vice versa). This PPH Pilot Program between IP Vietnam and KIPO will run for an initial period of 2 years and is limited to 100 requests from each office per year.


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