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The pharmaceutical industry depends on watertight IP protection to flourish. As the pharmaceutical industry is among the most tightly regulated (and one of the fastest growing) industries in the world, there is an increasing need for players to get the correct advice from specialized legal professionals to ensure their life-changing innovations are properly developed, launched and protected.

Our IP professionals possess the industry-specific knowledge required to ensure that your products are protected to the fullest extent under law. We pride ourselves on our experience in successfully protecting major high-profile and behind-the-scenes drugs and pharmaceutical products. We are frequently engaged by multinational pharmaceutical players keen to launch their products in the thriving Vietnamese market.

The pharmaceutical industry depends on watertight IP protection to flourish. As the pharmaceutical industry is among the most tightly regulated (and one of the fastest growing) industries in the world, there is an increasing need for players to get the correct advice from specialized legal professionals to ensure their life-changing innovations are properly developed, launched and protected.

Our IP professionals possess the industry-specific knowledge required to ensure that your products are protected to the fullest extent under law. We pride ourselves on our experience in successfully protecting major high-profile and behind-the-scenes drugs and pharmaceutical products. We are frequently engaged by multinational pharmaceutical players keen to launch their products in the thriving Vietnamese market.

Our clients have benefited from our broad range of services in our pharmaceutical practice, including in:

- advising regulatory approvals and compliance

- advising on key IP areas, including managing product life cycles

- drug patenting and IP protection

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Work Highlights

Successfully obtained a CSC  for and currently providing legal services on retainer basis to AstraZeneca Vietnam.

Advised GSK on establishment of a pharmaceutical import-export company in Vietnam.

Providing legal services on retainer basis to Roche. Also assisted Roche in obtaining an import/export certificate for a number of pharmaceutical, chemical and related products.

Providing legal services on retainer basis to Zuellig Pharma Vietnam Ltd. Also drafted for and negotiated on behalf of ZPV warehouse sublease contracts requiring special licences.  

Advised Taisho Pharmaceutical, one of the five largest pharmaceutical companies in Japan, on its USD 107.4m acquisition of a controlling stake in Hau Giang Pharmaceutical, Vietnam’s leading pharmaceutical manufacturer.

Advised Hyphens Pharma on its IPO on the Catalist Board of the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX-ST).

Drafted and reviewed a distribution contract in Vietnam for an Integrated Pharmaceutical Formulation Company.

Advised the Vietnamese player in a joint venture deal involving a British pharmaceutical company and a Swiss multinational pharmaceutical company. The total cash consideration of the deal is USD 16 million

Advised a pharmaceutical company on legal issues relating to the restructuring of its global system.

Represented a local pharmaceutical company in an M&A transaction valued at USD 75 million.

Advised a major local pharmaceutical company in the acquisition of a company based in the United States. The deal was valued at USD 20 million.

Represented a foreign pharmaceutical manufacturing company in an M&A transaction with an investment fund in Vietnam.

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