VAS 2023 Crossover hosted by Nguyen Manh Dung of ADR Vietnam Chambers and Dr. Dang Xuan Hop of Hop Dang’s Chambers shall hold a talk show to discuss the amendments to the 2010 Commercial Arbitration Law together with invited experts from the VIAC, VILAF, YKVN, VBLC, and Foreign Trade University. The talk show aims to discuss the amendments and bring into light the issues arising from the changes that can potentially impact the Vietnamese arbitration […]
VILAF won 2023 asialaw Vietnam Firm of the Year Award
On 26 September 2023, at the asialaw ceremony hosted at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, VILAF received the 2023 asialaw Vietnam Firm of the Year award. The asialaw Awards aimed to “recognize excellence among law firms across 23 jurisdictions in Asia, honoring outstanding achievements in 28 practice areas and industry sectors.” Innovation, complexity, and impact of matters determined the winners. VILAF Ho Chi Minh City Managing Partner, Tung Ngo expressed, “We are delighted […]
VILAF to take part in the Legal 500 inaugural GC Powerlist in Vietnam
VILAF is pleased to be part of the Legal 500’s inaugural GC Powerlist Vietnam 2023 happening on Thursday, 16 November 2023 at Park Hyatt Saigon. Updates shall be made available here.
Growtheum Capital Partners completed investments in IDP
Congratulations to Growtheum Capital Partners on successfully completing the two-tranche investment totaling approximately US$100 million in International Dairy Products JSC (IDP). VILAF is honored to have advised the transaction. VILAF Partner Duyen Ha Vo, Senior Associates Thuan Mai and Quynh Anh Le, and Associates Nhu Le and Khanh Le have advised Growtheum Capital Partners in the transaction. The investment included a secondary share tranche and a private placement tranche, in which Growtheum Capital Partners acquired an […]
1. New Law on Electronic Transactions On 22 June 2023, the National Assembly adopted the Law No. 20/2023/QH15 on Electronic Transactions (“ET Law 2023”). The ET Law 2023 takes effect from 01 July 2024 and replaces the Law on Electronic Transactions 2005. The ET Law 2023 provides the legal framework for data messages, electronic certificates, electronic signatures, digital signatures, electronic contracts and trust services to further develop electronic transactions and to promote digital transformation. Some […]