International Trade

Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Award in China

HoangThuong (Vietnam)


How does the Chinese Court recognize and enforce judgments of International Commercial Arbitration in case of international commercial contract disputes as the following

Incoterms, what does the word “the first carrier” mean?

Jame Tran, Sydney Australia: Incoterms 2000 regulate that the seller has completed his obligation of delivery goods when the goods have been delivered to the first carrier nominated by him. What does the word “the first carrier” mean?  Accordingly, the place of transferring risks may be the country of origin, right?

Forms of investment in Vietnam

Vietn am allows foreign investors to join in both direct and indirect investment projects. Foreign investors are given significant flexibility in choosing appropriate forms of investment in line with their investment strategy and local investment regulations

Unfair Competition

Update: 17h10 15 Nov 2010

A branch of intellectual property law, unfair competition is a term applied to all dishonest or fraudulent rivalry in trade and commerce. This term is particularly applied to the practice of endeavoring to substitute one’s own goods or products in the market for those of another for the purpose of deceiving the public.


This deception is commonly accomplished by imitating or counterfeiting the name title, size, color scheme, patterns, shape or distinctive peculiarities of the article, or by imitating the shape color, label, wrapper or general appearance of the package in such as way as to mislead the general public or deceive an unwary purchaser.