Using her extensive local knowledge, Mac Thuy Trang assists clients in dealing with the national registries in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. She has expertise in advising clients as to the best approach to take with patent matters in ‘first-to-file’ systems.
A Vietnam patent executive, Mac handles Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) international phase applications for local and international clients.
She also aids clients with meeting the respective deadlines for responses to Office Actions from the respective Registry Offices in the jurisdictions that she covers. She reports to clients any amendments that the offices require following the examination stages, ensuring that clients can reach the grant stage as efficiently as possible.