Tran & Tran
International Intellectual Property Law Firm
Tran & Tran
International Intellectual Property Law Firm

Trademark in Cambodia

FILING TRADEMARKS IN CAMBODIA

Please kindly provide Tran & Tran with following information

  1. Name, address and nationality of the applicant
  2. Descriptions of trademark including meaning, colors claimed, translation or transliteration of characters into English if the mark contains foreign characters
  3. List of goods/services for the trademark and if possible, class(es) of the respective goods/services according to the Nice International Classification
  4. If you claim for priority, please kindly provide details of application number, filing date and country where such earlier application was filed.

Please kindly help fulfill following documents for filing process

  1. Notarized Power of Attorney (see our template in MS Word or PDF)
  2. Certified copy of priority application and its English translation (if any)
  3. Fifteen specimens of the mark (the size of each specimen is not smaller than 15mm x 15mm and not larger than 80mm x 80mm).

Please kindly be reminded that

  1. A trademark application can cover only one class
  2. It usually takes 5-6 months from the filing date to obtain a Trademark Registration Certificate in Cambodia
  3. The validity of a Trademark Registration Certificate in Cambodia is 10 years from the filing date (or from the priority date, if any). The registered mark is renewable for unlimited times every 10 years
  4. The trademark owner will be obliged to use the trademark in Cambodia. At the end of each period of 5 years from the registration date, an Affidavit of Use/Non-Use is required to be lodged with the Cambodian Trademark Office. If no Affidavit of Use/Non-Use is lodged, the trademark will be vulnerable to cancellation at a third party’s request.