Further progress on the Myanmar Trade Mark Bill

According to the Ministry of Education, the Trade Mark Bill was reviewed and debated at Pyithu Hluttaw (Lower House) Bill Committee on 5 November 2018.

Members of the Pyithu Hluttaw Bill Committee, the Pyithu Hluttaw, Committee of Inherent Rights of Citizens, Economic and Financial Development Committee, Ministry of Education, Union Attorney Office and Legal Affairs and Special Cases Assessment Commission have attended the debate.

The Bill should be submitted to the Pyithu Hluttaw for final comments, debate and vote at the upcoming parliament session which will start on 12 November 2018. The Bill should pass into law before the end of this year.

To read more about what the Bill entails, please click here.

With only a matter of weeks before the Bill becomes law, our experts are on hand to answer questions you may have about the detail of the law and its impact on your business

Fabrice Mattei ¦ fmattei@rouse.com ¦ Te+66 81 665 6444

Fabrice is attending INTA Leadership in New Orleans this week so please speak to him there.

Moe Mynn Thu ¦ moemynnthu@rouse.com ¦ +95 1 1222 352

Moe is a senior associate based in our office in Yangon, Myanmar