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LNT & Partners

UNIT 3, LEVEL 21, BITEXCO FINANCIAL TOWER, NO 2 HAI TRIEU STREET, DISTRICT 1, HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM
Tel:
Work +84 28 3821 2357
Fax:
Fax +84 28 3910 3733
Email:
Web:
www.LNTpartners.com
Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City

Vietnam

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 3

LNT & Partners

LNT & Partners’ ‘wide-ranging experience and knowledge’ is reflected in its recent workload, which includes having advised BIDV on setting up a representative office in Japan and acting for Vietcombank on its sizeable loan to Hai Phong International Container Terminal. Net Le heads the practice.

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Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

LNT & Partners

LNT & Partners’ growing practice attracted work from several new clients, including acting for Glomed Pharmaceuticals on a $75m cross-border M&A deal, advising Euro Automobile Company on a reorganisation and demerger, as well as assisting Nippon Paper with an investment into a local company. Nguyen Ha Quyen Hoang heads the team, which also includes Net Le and Anh Tuan Nguyen.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

LNT & Partners

LNT & Partners’ growing practice has received instructions from new clients Coca-Cola Beverage Vietnam, for which it successfully dismissed a consumer claim; Konica Minolta Vietnam in an indemnification dispute; and Midea Corporation in debt recovery proceedings. Net Le is the key contact.

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Insurance
Insurance - ranked: tier 2

LNT & Partners

LNT & Partners’ practice is built around the expertise of Nguyen Ha Quyen Hoang, a former in-house counsel at an insurance company.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 3

LNT & Partners

LNT & Partners impresses clients with its ‘ability to provide strategically balanced advice that supports client objectives’ across disputes and project finance, development and construction. Net Le is recommended.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 2

LNT & Partners

LNT & Partners’ real estate and construction practice is complemented by the firm’s projects and energy work. The team, led by Thai Binh Tran, is advising Viet Hung Urban Development and Investment on its $12m sale of a building and land rights; Toshin Development and Hasebe Corporation are also clients.

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Shipping
Shipping - ranked: tier 2

LNT & Partners

LNT & Partners has strengths in maritime projects, infrastructure and corporate cases, complementing the team’s experience in undertaking contentious and non-contentious shipping matters, in particular ships sales, purchases and investments. Net Le is a key contact.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 2

LNT & Partners

LNT & Partners is adept at handling a wide range of TMT matters from a corporate perspective, including negotiating investment agreements, e-commerce matters and assisting with Vietnamese law for foreign companies; clients include Samsung, and Coca-Cola. Net Le and Huy Do are the main contacts for the practice.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 2

LNT & Partners

LNT & Partners draws from its corporate and dispute resolution teams to provide a full tax advisory service. It is adept at handling tax litigation for local and international clients; the team represented a joint stock company against a wrongful decision regarding tax payments; the appeal was upheld by Ho Chi Minh City’s tax authorities. Key contacts include Net Le and Quyen Hoang.

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Vietnam: Intellectual property

Local firms
Intellectual property: local firms - ranked: tier 2

LNT & Partners

LNT & Partners advised new client Coca-Cola Vietnam on a complex licensing clarification with its parent company in order to avoid a penalty from the Vietnamese authorities. The team also assisted Samsung Vietnam in successfully persuading Ebook to drop a claim for an alleged confidentiality breach. Net Le and Anh Tuan Nguyen are two key names in the practice.

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Vietnam

Offices in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi

Legal Developments by:
LNT & Partners

  • The Law On Price by Dr. Nguyen Anh Tuan, LNT & Partners

    On 6/20/2012, the National Assembly voted to adopt the Law on Price (the "LOP") in response to the public demand for an effective legal framework to control price manipulation from dominant enterprises such as gasoline, electricity, etc. The law will take effect from 01/01/2013 and repeal Ordinance No. 40/2002/PL-UBTVQH10 dated 26/4/2002 of the National Assembly Standing Committee (the "Ordinance"), which is conceived as outdated and containing certain provisions contravening the WTO’s regulation. This article describes the main features of the law and provides some insight into its potential impacts on the Vietnamese economy.
    - LNT & Partners

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  • The Law On Price by Dr. Nguyen Anh Tuan, LNT & Partners

    On 6/20/2012, the National Assembly voted to adopt the Law on Price (the "LOP") in response to the public demand for an effective legal framework to control price manipulation from dominant enterprises such as gasoline, electricity, etc. The law will take effect from 01/01/2013 and repeal Ordinance No. 40/2002/PL-UBTVQH10 dated 26/4/2002 of the National Assembly Standing Committee (the "Ordinance"), which is conceived as outdated and containing certain provisions contravening the WTO’s regulation. This article describes the main features of the law and provides some insight into its potential impacts on the Vietnamese economy.