Trading & Commerce

  • Advising on Vietnamese trading and commercial laws including Vietnam’s WTO compliance requirements such as trading rights, market access to distribution and retail services, establishment of chains of retail outlets, economic-need-test regulations.
  • Structuring trading business in Vietnam.
  • Carrying out legal due diligence on land and locations for outlets; issue legal due diligence reports; rendering legal opinions.
  • Drafting and negotiating commercial arrangements e.g. sales and purchase agreements, service agreements, distribution agreements, franchise agreements and technology transfer agreements.
  • Advising and assisting on legal compliance issues, economic-need-test procedures and other licensing procedures.