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Official Gazette

Friday, July 10, 2020
Tags: commercial legal entities
Judgment execution for commercial legal entities brought into law Judgment execution for commercial legal entities brought into law
Members of the National Assembly Standing Committee on September 13 discussed draft amendments to the 2010 Law on Execution of Criminal Judgments, focusing on implementation of criminal sentences and judicial measures imposed on commercial legal entities and the conditional early release policy.
Corporate penal liability in Vietnam Corporate penal liability in Vietnam
The 2015 Penal Code marks a great progress in the country’s criminal justice by holding commercial legal entities liable for their criminal acts. Its novel provisions create a legal basis for the fight against criminal acts committed by commercial legal entities in recent years as well as for international cooperation on combating crime, especially transnational organized crime.
Official Gazette issues Nos 20-22/2018 coming out on May 28 2018 Official Gazette issues Nos 20-22/2018, coming out on May 28, 2018
Govt mulls IPR protection violation crackdown Gov’t mulls IPR protection, violation crackdown
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism plans to step up inspections this year to improve protection for intellectual property rights (IPR).
Rules detail new Law on Belief and Religion Rules detail new Law on Belief and Religion
On December 30, 2017, the Government issued a decree clarifying some contents of the Law on Belief and Religion, which took effect on January 1, 2018, the same day with the Law.
Salient amendments to the 2015 Penal Code Salient amendments to the 2015 Penal Code
At its 3rd session wrapped up last month, the National Assembly passed a law making a raft of amendments to the 2015 Penal Code with effect from early next year. More than 200 articles of the Code have been amended, one new article added and another removed. These amendments include not only corrections of technical errors but also many criminal justice policy changes. Below are the most prominent of them.
The 2015 Penal Code: 119 articles proposed to be revised The 2015 Penal Code: 119 articles proposed to be revised
The drafting board of the draft law revising the 2015 Penal Code has recently proposed revision of 119 articles and clauses of the Code.
Penal liability of legal entities under revised Penal Code: an initial analysis Penal liability of legal entities under revised Penal Code: an initial analysis
The revised Penal Code (the 2015 Code) was just passed by the National Assembly at its year-end session and will take effect on July 1 next year. New provisions on the penal liability of legal entities make up the most important change in the Code since its initial promulgation in 1985.

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