PLC Doing Business in … Global Guide 2017 – Vietnam Chapter

Practical Law Company in Association with Lex Mundi

February 6, 2017

Attorneys from Tilleke & Gibbins have written the Vietnam chapter of Practical Law Company’s Doing Business in … Global Guide, an essential handbook for businesses looking to expand their operations abroad. The guide provides a practical overview of the legal system in more than 50 jurisdictions worldwide, with the Vietnam chapter including the following main subjects:

  • Foreign Investment: Restrictions on doing business, foreign exchange controls, and incentives for investors
  • Business Vehicles: Common forms of business, registration and reporting requirements, management structures, and parent company liability
  • Employment: Laws, contracts, permits, termination, and redundancy
  • Tax: Employment tax, corporate income tax, value added tax, dividends, customs, and double tax treaties
  • Competition: Restrictive agreements and practices, unilateral conduct, and merger control
  • Intellectual Property: Main IP rights, registration, enforcement, and remedies
  • Marketing Agreements: Agency, distribution, and franchising agreements
  • E-commerce: Regulations on e-commerce transactions and websites
  • Advertising: Regulations and restrictions
  • Data Protection: Rights to privacy and confidentiality
  • Product Liability: Laws on product quality and consumer rights

To read the Vietnam chapter, please visit the PLC website or click on the PDF below.