Alleged CD, DVD pirate tried in Cambodia’s court

A CD and DVD producer was sentenced to six months in prison at the Phnom Penh Municipal Court yesterday for illegally reproducing works trademarked by Cambodian outfit Town Production Company. Presiding judge Lim Makaroan said that defendant Nhiek Kunthy, 29, was also ordered to pay a fine of 5 million riel (about $ 1,250) and

Law concerning Marks, Trade Names and Acts of Unfair Competition of the Kingdom of Cambodia

Chapter 1: General Provisions Article 1: This law has the objective to protect the marks and trade names duly registered in the register of marks in the Kingdom of Cambodia and prevent the acts of unfair competition on the creation, the utilization of marks and trade names. Article 2: (a)-“mark” means any  visible  sign capable