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Importance of Trademark Registration in Indonesia

Here’s the interesting thing about registration of trademark Indonesia: it is not mandatory for you to do so. But numerous legal cases have also proven how it is always the wisest move for any business. First, What Is a Trademark? A trademarkis any distinguishing symbol, character, word, phrase, or illustration that relates to your business, …

Indonesian Trademark Law: Challenges for Brand Owners

Hearing people describe what trademark is may oftentimes make the concept sound so simple. Trademark, an intellectual property or an intangible business asset, covers business names, logos, slogans, and other components. This trademark used to identify the business and its products (or services) in the market. Businesses, especially small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are known …

Do You Need to Register That New Brew You’re Selling in Indonesia?

Food and beverages industry has been growing in recent years. The rising personal income, as well as increase in spending on food and drink of growing middle class, has been the main contributors to its development.  Along with very positive prognosis of the future growth (doubled middle class till 2020), Indonesia expects more companies will …

Trademark Registration in Indonesia Simplified

The term trademark is generally defined as anything that distinctly separates a person, a firm or legal entity. It differentiates one from others through designs, symbols, colors, graphics, words, or thereof. Through trademark registration, the owner’s rights are protected and he can file legal action against unauthorized use of the trademark. A trademark serves as a legal …

Reasons to Register Cosmetic Products Line You’re Selling in Indonesia

Indonesia’s cosmetic market currently amounts to more than $1.5 billion. While, Indonesian halal cosmetic products gain a steady growth of up to 20% annually. 86% of Indonesia’s population is Muslim and the halal certification for imported products will soon be implemented. It is not surprising why halal cosmetic products are continually in demand in the …

Indonesia’s Halal Industry: Redefining Traditions in Travel, Fashion, and Business

Despite the recognition for being the world’s largest Muslim-majority country, Indonesia has not developed its halal industry well. Indonesian market holds a great potential. Noting this critical oversight, Southeast Asian startups are now zeroing in on the Muslim market. A study conducted by the Center of Reform on Economics (CORE) Indonesia said Muslims and the …

Product License Holder in Indonesia

Product registration in Indonesia is currently limited to registered legal entities according to the applicable Indonesian law, usually by Perseroan Terbatas (PT). However, if your company does not have any legal entity in Indonesia, it is still possible to have your products registered in this country. In this article, we will show you how to …

Registering Medical Devices In Indonesia

Healthcare system in Indonesia is currently showing significant progress. Since the launch of the universal healthcare program by the government in January 2014, known as Jaminan Kesehatan Nasional (JKN), Indonesia has made some improvements in its healthcare service. There is a significant growth in the number of hospitals, with 130 new general hospitals and 50 …

The Potential of Nutritional Industry in Indonesia and Its Regulations

Instead of only fulfilling their primary needs, Indonesian consumers are now seeing secondary and tertiary products as important commodity. Indonesia is the largest emerging market in South East Asia. With its fast growing population and increasing number of its citizens’ purchasing power, there is an apparent trend that Indonesian consumers tend to choose products with …

3 + 1 Most Common Trademark Registration Mistakes in Indonesia

In Indonesia, trademark considered as an Intellectual Property (IP). So it’s important for business people to register their trademarks correctly due to a high rate of IP piracy in Indonesia. The awareness of how important a registered trademark for a business is keep increasing along with the development of business and economic in Indonesia, it’s …

Registering Trademark in Indonesia: An Important Legal Issue

Registering your trademark is one of the most important step to secure your business. Trademark is a valuable asset for any company because trademark considered intellectual property (IP) One important lesson we can learn from the IKEA case that failed to claim its IKEA trademark in a dispute with an Indonesian rattan furniture company is you …

Imported Household Product Registration in Indonesia

Imported household product registration in Indonesia is regulated under Regulation of the Minister of Health of the Republic of Indonesia Number 1190/Menkes/Per/VIII/2010 regarding Medical Devices and Household Products Marketing License. Based on this regulation, household product (HHP) includes the equipment, materials, or mixture of material for the maintenance and treatment of human health, control of …