Firm Profile > D & N International > Hanoi, Vietnam
D & N International Offices
SUITE 3, 23RD FLOOR, 101 LANG HA
D & N International > Firm Profile
The firm: D&N International (DNI), founded in 1992 by Ms Dang TH Thuy, is a Hanoi-based private law firm specialising and focusing on intellectual property practice. DNI provides one-stop-shop IP services to satisfy all its clients’ needs, including registration, litigation, enforcement and licensing. The firm’s IP practice covers Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar.
In 2005, with a view to providing clients with comprehensive legal services on a variety of matters, the firm expanded its business activities to cover a broader range of issues and most notably focuses on consultancy and assistance in the fields of franchise, enterprise establishment, technology transfer, domain name etc. In the meantime, DNI’s representative office kicked off its ribbon-cutting ceremony in France, launching its mission to represent DNI through a European portal.
DNI’s goal is to gain clients’ confidence through clear and transparent working behaviours and a code of conduct that the board of directors and every individual staff member always bear in mind.
Areas of practice: Since it commenced operation, DNI has been positioning itself to create, build and sustain a transparent means of working with clients, collecting data and arguments, handling cases, settling procedures, easing cumbersome paperwork and lobbying governmental agencies to gain effective, accurate and timely results. DNI offers three pillar sectors, including intellectual property, legal consulting, and IP litigation and enforcement.
Concretely, DNI has extensive experience in the intellectual property sector, in filing and prosecution of patent/industrial designs/trade mark applications in various fields, protecting copyrights through registration of the client’s work with the Copyright Office of Vietnam, portfolio management, licensing, specialist investigation, and it offers practical advice to clients on all IP aspects. Furthermore, the firm has strong expertise in anti-counterfeiting raid campaigns against trademark infringers and handling patent infringement as well as working closely with government IP enforcement authorities to effectively protect trademark and patent rights of the clients. As a result, DNI is regularly ranked among the leading IP practitioners in Vietnam and the firm’s clients include many of the world’s famous brand owners.
Moreover, the firm also provides legal consulting services on several aspects of Vietnamese law with emphasis on civil law and business and commercial law. The services include, but are not limited to, providing legal advice and assisting clients to register, amend, annually report, overcome official actions of the competent authorities when the clients conduct activities of franchising, enterprise establishment, technology transfer, domain name registration and enforcement, etc in Vietnam.
Besides, DNI has strong expertise and experience in representing clients before competent authorities in litigation and enforcement actions in connection with patents, industrial designs, trade marks, copyrights, unfair competition, domain name, etc to assure that clients’ rights and benefits are effectively and adequately protected.
With the firm’s unflagging effort in providing clients with the highest professional services and contributing to making a more transparent legal environment in Vietnam, throughout the last three decades, DNI has gained a good reputation among the local and international business community and continues developing new ways and new values to satisfy clients’ needs.
Team: DNI is managed by a group of partners and supported by a network of associates having strong expertise and extensive experience in advising and representing national and foreign clients in various fields of laws. Particularly, with five partners and 24 associates and paralegals who have extensive IP experience, DNI constantly provides comprehensive solutions to clients, working towards effectiveness, efficiency, lawful compliance, and time and cost saving. Also, DNI provides the best conditions for its staff to get access to diversity of training courses from the leading experts which helps them get more knowledge about specific IP-related issues and learn how to manage their time and huge workload within an 8-hour day.
Language: The firm’s law specialists can fluently speak English, Russian, French and Vietnamese.
|Patent and design||Tran TT Huyenfirstname.lastname@example.org||+ 84 2435 625 016, ext 105|
|Patent and design||Tran TN Hoaemail@example.com||+ 84 2435 625 016, ext 107|
|Patent and design||Nguyen TT Ninhfirstname.lastname@example.org||+ 84 2435 625 016, ext 104|
|Patent and design||Tran Xuan Thangemail@example.com||+ 84 2435 625 016, ext 108|
|Patent and design||Truong Quang Minhfirstname.lastname@example.org||+ 84 2435 625 016, ext 102|
|Partner, Head of Trade mark and copyright Department||Dang TT Hangemail@example.com||+ 33 1 69 21 54 59|
|Trade mark and copyright||Doan Thanh Ngafirstname.lastname@example.org||+ 84 2435 625 016, ext 114|
|Trade mark and copyright||Do Do Thanhemail@example.com||+ 84 2435 625 016, ext 111|
|Trade mark and copyright||Dang Thi Huefirstname.lastname@example.org||+ 84 2435 625 016, ext 109|
|Trade mark and copyright||Dang Hong Sonemail@example.com||+ 84 2435 625 016, ext 110|
|Managing Partner, IP enforcement and litigation, Franchising and technology transfer||Dang TH Thuyfirstname.lastname@example.org||+ 84 2435 625 016, ext 116|
|Head of IP enforcement and litigation, Chief of France Representative Office, Franchising and technology transfer||Dang TH Ngaemail@example.com||+ 33 1 69 21 54 59|
|Business and investment, Franchising and technology transfer||Nguyen DV Longfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|IP Litigation & Enforcement; Franchising and technology transfer||Nguyen Hong Nhungemail@example.com||+ 84 2435 625 016, ext 118|
|Son Dang Hong||Associate||View Profile|
|Mrs Hue Dang Thi||Senior Associate||View Profile|
|Nga Dang Thi Hong||Head of Representative Office in France, Partner||View Profile|
|Mrs Hang Dang Thi To||Partner||View Profile|
|Mr Cuong Dang Viet||Director||View Profile|
|Mr Thanh Do Do||Mr. Thanh has joined D&N International since 2009 as an associate, focusing on…||View Profile|
|Mrs Nga Doan Thanh||Senior Associate||View Profile|
|Long Nguyen Dang Vu||Associate||View Profile|
|Nhung Nguyen Hong||Lawyer, Secretary to Managing Partner||View Profile|
|Ninh Nguyen Thi Thuy||Associate||View Profile|
|Mrs Hoa Tran T. Nhu||Senior Associate||View Profile|
|Mrs Huyen Tran T. Thanh||Senior Associate||View Profile|
|Mr Thang Tran Xuan||Senior Associate||View Profile|
|Minh Trung Quang||Associate||View Profile|
Staff FiguresNumber of partners : 5 Number of associates : 16 Number of paralegals : 8
LanguagesEnglish French Russian Vietnamese
MembershipsINTA APAA ASEAN IPA VIPA
D& N International is managed by a group of partners and supported by a network of associates having strong expertise and extensive experience in advising and representing national and foreign clients in various fields of laws. We constantly place great importance on human resources development considering that our people are the key to our long term success. After intensive working hours, our Company organizes weekly Happy Hour for our staffs to discuss and share thinking, knowledge and experiences in dealing with the clients cases or relaxing, singing and watching movies if theyd love to do. Besides, the members of our Company have chances to get access to diversity of training courses of the leading experts which help them to learn how to manage their time and huge workload with a 8-hour limitation every single day as well as how to maintain their health in regularly good status when facing pressure of deadlines and tasks. Moreover, our Company establishes foreign exchange (e.g. Thailand) each year so that the staffs could learn Meditation/ Zen and how to effectively apply Meditation/Zen in the working environment to help the staffs have calmed and firm thinking when handling of the clients matters. As such, our desire in creating an environment where diverse lawyers can learn, experience, and benefit from working with talented seniors/colleagues assists us in recruiting legal professionals who can apply their skills, knowledge and experience into the work of serving our clients.
At D& N International, we also give prominence to eliminate discrimination of race, ethnicity, religion or spiritual beliefs, gender, age, sexual orientation, abilities and background as well as promote equality and diversity in our policies, work flows and working environment. Diverse lawyers and staffs are treated equally in our recruitment and selection, terms and conditions of employment, training opportunities and promotion. Through our diversity and inclusion strategy, we even have supported and organized extracurricular activities focusing on gender, disability and multiculturalism, such as mediation, anniversaries for women or their children, etc.
For community, D& N International spends a part of its annual revenue on charities. Members of the Company will have chances to take part in regular activities of visiting and delivering gifts to the disabled persons and orphans, supporting poor people with all available materials such as cloths, foods and financial support, etc.
In all our offices, D& N International commits to including the principles of diversity and inclusion in our internal policies and practices, promoting the diverse culture of the Company, positively contributing to our communities and better serving our clients.
CLIENT: Mr. Lee Jin Young
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CLIENT: Ms. Caroline Tan
COMPANY: DEE, NETTO, FATIMAH & NG
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CLIENT: Ms. Dae-Young KIM
COMPANY: ESUNG IP & LAW FIRM
TESTIMONIAL: My best friend, Young-su Ahn who is a partner of TAEDONG IP Law Firm introduced your firm to me. I heard from him that your firm is one of the best Patent & Law firms in Vietnam and has competent Patent Attorneys and Trademark Attorneys