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Official Gazette

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Tags: Law on State Compensation Liability
A new approach to applying limitation periods under the 2015 Civil Code A new approach to applying limitation periods under the 2015 Civil Code
This article highlights the new approach adopted by the 2015 Civil Code to the application of limitation periods for requesting settlement of civil cases and matters. It also explores some specific limitation periods for declaring civil transactions null and void, requesting protection of personal rights, initiating contract-related lawsuits, and claiming compensation.
Official Gazette issues Nos 52-54/2018 issued on August 6 2018 Official Gazette issues Nos 52-54/2018, issued on August 6, 2018
Law on State Compensation Liability Law on State Compensation Liability
Compared to its predecessor enacted in 2009, the Law contains numerous new provisions consistent with the 2013 Constitution and relevant codes and laws promulgated in 2015 such as the Civil Code, Penal Code, Criminal Procedure Code, Civil Procedure Code, Law on Administrative Procedures, and Law on Custody and Temporary Detention.
Justice sector seeks to improve legislation Justice sector seeks to improve legislation
At the arrival of New Year 2018, Deputy Minister of Justice Phan Chi Hieu grants an interview to Vietnam Law and Legal Forum on the Government’s legislative work and the Ministry’s key tasks in 2018.
Session transforms a legislature ‘of reporting to that ‘of debate: top legislator Session transforms a legislature ‘of reporting’ to that ‘of debate’: top legislator
The Government should take note of opinions expressed by National Assembly deputies and draw lessons to roll out breakthrough and drastic solutions in management work with a view to accomplishing socio-economic tasks set for the remaining months of the year, NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said on June 21.
Law on Custody and Temporary Detention Law on Custody and Temporary Detention
With 73 articles arranged in 11 chapters, the Law on Enforcement of Custody and Temporary Detention regulates the principles, order and procedures for enforcement of custody and temporary detention.
Execution of administrative judgments in Vietnam: an overview Execution of administrative judgments in Vietnam: an overview
In Vietnam, while execution of criminal judgments and execution of civil judgments are regulated by two separate laws, i.e. the 2010 Law on Execution of Criminal Judgments and the 2008 Law on Execution of Civil Judgments (revised in 2014). Issues related to the execution of administrative judgments are incorporated in the Law on Administrative Procedure.
NA Standing Committee opens sixth session NA Standing Committee opens sixth session
The State’s responsibility for compensating those who’ve been wrongfully convicted was the hot topic at the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee's sixth session that opened on January 9 in Hanoi.
NA leader urges submission of draft Law on Associations NA leader urges submission of draft Law on Associations
The draft Law on Associations should be presented to the upcoming session of the 14th National Assembly (NA), NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said on September 22, the last working day of the third session of the NA Standing Committee.
Improving provisions on criminal liability and penalty exemption Improving provisions on criminal liability and penalty exemption
Provisions on penal liability exemption and penalty exemption constitute two institutions conveying the spirit of the Vietnamese criminal law’s principles of classification of crimes and offenders and humanism in criminal justice.

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