Vietnam’s new Civil Code and how it affects commercial contracts. Presentation slides from the German Business Association meeting in Ho Chi Minh City on 11 September 2017:

170911 GBA – New Civil Code and Contracts – Duane Morris – Otto


  1. Contract signatory (apparent authority)
  2. Damages (actual and liquidated; penalty)
  3. Foreign arbitration (“basics principles of Vietnam law”)

    Extra: UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods (CISG)