YKVN lead counsel for Vingroup in USD 1 billion strategic partnership with SK Group

YKVN advised Vingroup (ticker “VIC”) as lead counsel in relation to the sale of a 6.1% stake to SK Group.    Seeking new business opportunities to develop in Southeast Asia, SK Group entered into a strategic partnership agreement and other transaction agreements with conglomerate Vingroup on May 16, 2019.  Subject to regulatory and corporate approvals and [...]

YKVN lead counsel for Vingroup in USD 1 billion strategic partnership with SK Group2019-07-04T03:50:08+00:00

YKVN senior Partner Minh Dang appointed new member @ SIAC – Court of Arbitration

YKVN is pleased to announce that YKVN Senior Partner, Minh Dang, has been appointed to the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) Court of Arbitration for a term commencing on 1 April 2019 and ending on 31 March 2021. Minh is one of fourteen newly appointed members.  Head of the firm’s Singapore office and of its [...]

YKVN senior Partner Minh Dang appointed new member @ SIAC – Court of Arbitration2019-06-24T19:11:34+00:00

YKVN Advised Leading Chinese Online Retailer in Largest Foreign Investment in a Vietnamese Tech Startup

YKVN recently advised JD.com in the acquisition of a significant stake in Tiki, a successful Vietnamese B2C (Business to Consumer) e-commerce company. JD.com is China’s largest e-commerce retailer by revenue. This was the latest move by JD.com to expand its presence in Southeast Asia, and to dominate the growing e-commerce business in the region. This [...]

YKVN Advised Leading Chinese Online Retailer in Largest Foreign Investment in a Vietnamese Tech Startup2018-02-07T15:21:25+00:00

YKVN advised M.U.S.T. Holdings on the sale of VFR

YKVN advised M.U.S.T. Holdings on the sale of VFR, one of the leading manufacturers of elite/designed furniture in the world, to Markor Inc. an SSE-listed company and the second largest distributor of Furniture in China. As lead counsel for the Seller, YKVN assisted in the negotiation of the main transaction documents and coordinated the implementation [...]

YKVN advised M.U.S.T. Holdings on the sale of VFR2018-02-07T15:20:59+00:00

YKVN Completes Historic Sweep By Winning Its Fifth “Vietnam Law Firm of the Year” Award for 2017

On 28 November 2017, the leading law firms from across the region gathered at the JW Marriott in Hong Kong for the inaugural Asialaw Asia-Pacific Legal Practice Awards. The event seeks to honor firms that have “displayed outstanding achievement in advising clients on local law matters, across a range of practice areas.” YKVN took home [...]

YKVN Completes Historic Sweep By Winning Its Fifth “Vietnam Law Firm of the Year” Award for 20172018-02-08T14:56:49+00:00

YKVN Co-Organized the First-Ever Seminar on Claim Management in the Construction Sector in Vietnam

Leveraging on its substantial experience in construction disputes in Vietnam, YKVN recently conducted a full-day seminar in Hanoi on construction claim management in Vietnam. This was the first time that such a seminar was held in Vietnam, which is in the midst of an unprecedented construction boom. The seminar was organized jointly with HKA Global, [...]

YKVN Co-Organized the First-Ever Seminar on Claim Management in the Construction Sector in Vietnam2018-02-07T15:21:10+00:00

YKVN Wins Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year Award; Fourth Award in 2017

On 28 September 2017, the leading dispute resolution practitioners from across Asia in Hong Kong for the Asialaw Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards 2017. On a night that recognized the leading dispute resolution practices in Asia, YKVN was bestowed the National Law Firm of the Year Award for Vietnam. YKVN has perhaps the most experienced and [...]

YKVN Wins Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year Award; Fourth Award in 20172017-12-05T06:31:40+00:00

YKVN Adds Veteran U.S. Trial and Arbitration Lawyer

K. Luan Tran, an accomplished trial and arbitration lawyer previously based in Los Angeles, California, has joined YKVN as a partner based in the Singapore office. With over 20 years' experience, Luan brings to YKVN extensive first chair trial experience in the U.S.  He has also been lead counsel in complex international arbitration matters.  Luan recently [...]

YKVN Adds Veteran U.S. Trial and Arbitration Lawyer2017-12-05T06:31:48+00:00

YKVN and Kim & Chang Give Joint Seminar on Vietnam Construction Law in Seoul

YKVN and best Korean friend, Kim & Chang, conducted several joint seminars in Seoul to advise major Korean construction companies on Vietnamese construction law and disputes.  The seminars, held over the course of three days at Kim & Chang’s offices and at client’s sites, were well-attended by high-level executives, in-house counsel, contract negotiators, and contract [...]

YKVN and Kim & Chang Give Joint Seminar on Vietnam Construction Law in Seoul2017-12-05T06:31:57+00:00

YKVN Wins Three 2017 Vietnam Law Firm of the Year Awards

YKVN received the Vietnam Law Firm of the Year award at the Asian Legal Business SE Asia Law Awards ceremony in Singapore on May 18, 2017, capping an award season that saw the firm awarded the Vietnam Law Firm of the Year distinction by two other leading publications. YKVN has won the IFLR award at [...]

YKVN Wins Three 2017 Vietnam Law Firm of the Year Awards2018-02-07T14:50:53+00:00