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Commercial Disputes Settlement: Advantages of International Arbitration

Arbitration, in particular international arbitration, has many advantages compared with national court or other domestic dispute resolution forums.

Ability to select arbitrators

At court, the trial panel members are assigned by the court according to the judges’ practice areas and workloads. The result of this arrangement is sometimes an assigned judge may not have the experiences and expertise relevant to the specific matter of dispute between the parties. On the contrary, at arbitration, the parties may select the arbitrators who have the most suitable skills and experiences that satisfy their requirements. Moreover, international arbitration centers provide lists of their arbitrators, who are experts in many business fields and who have years of experiences in resolving international disputes, for the parties to select. This is important as international commercial disputes are often very complex and require extensive knowledge of international laws and business practices. More…

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Enterprise law seeks to open opportunities

Leadco lawyer Dinh Nhat Quang said the separation of business establishment registrations and business line registrations, and the abolition of the requirement for business conditions at the time of registration, would result in an inability to filter out investors who would normally not be approved to set up enterprises.

The draft amendment to the Viet Nam Law on Enterprises 2005 allows enterprises to become involved in businesses not listed in their business register certification, except for those requiring specific conditions. More…

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Leadco organized Seminar on Resolving Commercial Disputes through International Arbitration

Leadco in collaboration with White & Case, Singapore and Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) organized a Seminar on “Resolving Commercial Disputes through International Arbitration” in late March 2014 at the Hotel de L’Opera Hanoi.

At the seminar, speakers from Leadco and White & Case presented and discussed a variety of issues relating to the resolution of international disputes through use of an arbitration centre including reasons to choose arbitration and its advantages over litigation, important issues to consider when resolving disputes at an international arbitration centre, experience in resolving international disputes through arbitration, key decisions for the arbitral process, strategic approach to settlement discussions and management of legal costs to be able to achieve successful resolution of disputes through international arbitration. The guest speaker from SIAC gave brief introduction about SIAC, the Singapore’s International Arbitration Framework, and institutional measures for controlling costs and timelines under the SIAC Arbitration Rules, and finally discussed about advantages of resolving international disputes at the SIAC. More…

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DOING BUSINESS IN VIETNAM: A LEGAL GUIDE

Leadco is recognized nationally and internationally for its business law practice. The firm is a Vietnamese leader in each of its core practice areas and has developed in-depth knowledge of a wide range of industries.

Located in Hanoi with affiliated office in Ho Chi Minh City via its partnership with Indochine Counsel, Leadco ranks among the leading practices in Vietnam. Leadco is also prominent internationally, with extensive experience in APEC and European countries. The firm’s 22 members include many lawyers with international experience and training. More…

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