FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT
NBN Legal's core business focuses on advising clients in relation to investing in Vietnam by direct or indirect investment way. We regularly advise on and asist clients to establish 100% foreign owned company, representative offices, branches, partnerships and to enter into Business Cooperation Contracts and other contractual arrangements.
Accordingly, our legal services cover the provision of structuring and re-structuring adivce to help the foreign investor to establish a physical presence in Vietnam. NBN Legal or lawyers working at NBN Legal have experience in all forms of investment structuring, re-structuring, conversion and the investment of appropriate investment vehicles for conducting business in Vietnam.
MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS
Mergers & accquisitions (M&A) or capital transfer from domestic investor to foreign investor become popular recently. In NBN Legal, clients will be provided legal solutions, structure advices and complete the M&A transaction, we have extensive experience in handling due diligence on target companies, negotiating M&A deals and advising offshore clients in relation to multi-jurisdictional M&A in relation to the key issues from both a Vietnamese legal and practical perspective.
We have completed successfully in M&A transaction for clients from Japan, Korea, USA by the way of shares sale/purchase and important target project as their expectation.
With an extensive employment practice, NBN Legal is able to assist clients with all their employment related needs including advising clients in relation to dismissal and disciplinary procedures and negotiating settlements to employment related disputes as well as drafting all forms of employment documentation including labour contracts, internal labour regulations, collective labour agreements and employment handbook.
Besides, NBN Legal assist, advise foreigner labour in all relate issues when they desire to work in Vietnam, for instance, work permits, policies, regulations which apply to foreigner labour.
CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL
Lawyers of NBN Legal have an extensive corporate/commercial practice covering the provision of general legal advice required by clients on a day to day basis for operating or investing in Vietnam, including assisting clients with commercial dispute resolution, to drafting complex contractual arrangements such as shareholder agreements, business cooperation contracts, BOT, BTO or BT agreements, IP licensing agreements, confidentiality agreements, technology transfer agreements, distribution agreements, sale and purchase agreements, supply agreements and other forms of commercial agreement.
With taxation impacting on almost all aspects of business and investment in Vietnam, NBN Legal has extensive experience in advising clients in various industries on taxation issues. NBN Legal regularly advises clients on optimal tax structuring and re-structuring for investment purposes as well as on foreign contractor tax, corporate income tax, personal income tax, value added tax and import duties and taxes.
CONSTRUCTION AND REAL ESTATE
NBN Legal and/or Lawyers of NBN Legal have considerable construction and real estate experience. The firm and/or its lawyers have drafted, reviewed and provided advice on various construction contracts, EPC/turnkey contracts, tendering procedures, consultancy contracts, approval of technical designs, performance guarantees, advance guarantees, refund guarantees and other construction regulatory issues. NBN Legal can assist clients with obtaining all forms of construction related regulatory approvals including construction permits.