Withdrawing Shareholder Meeting Resolutions

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Shareholder meetings play an important role in the governance of Thai limited companies since the Civil and Commercial Code require that limited companies be managed by the directors under the control of meetings of the shareholders (called “general meetings” in the Code). The primary instrument used by the general meetings to govern the More...

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By Legal Advisors On Friday, November 18th, 2016
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Acquiring Land with a Foreign Spouse in Thailand

Thai law has extensive regulations that address ownership of land by a Thai national with a foreign spouse. Generally, the Thai spouse is not allowed to purchase land if it would cause the land to become the marital More...

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By Don Sornumpol On Thursday, July 28th, 2016
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Civil and Commercial Code: Right of Retention

According to Section 241 of the Civil and Commercial Code, anyone who lawfully possesses property belonging to another person and the possessor has an obligation in his favor that relates to the property possessed, More...

Product Liability under Thai Law
By Legal Advisors On Monday, April 11th, 2016
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Products Liability under Thai Law

In Thailand, products liability is covered under the Liability Arising from Damages from Unsafe Products Act of B.E. 2551 (2008) and which came into force on February 21, 2009. Before the enactment of the Unsafe More...

Thai Limited Companies
By Legal Advisor On Thursday, November 7th, 2013
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Thai Limited Companies

Limited Companies are the  basic Thai corporate structure.  They are governed by the Thai Civil and Commercial Code.  Private Limited Companies are not eligible for public stock offerings.  Every Private Limited More...

Thai Business Registration
By Legal Advisor On Thursday, November 7th, 2013
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Thai Business Registration

Interested in starting a business in Thailand?  Is it time to open a regional office in Thailand?  Foreigners doing business in Thailand can set up a company in a number of ways.  More...

Basics of Thai Patent Act
By Legal Advisor On Monday, June 17th, 2013
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Basics of Thai Patent Act

Patent Rights in Thailand are governed by the Thai Patent Act enacted to ensure the protection of rights of patentees with regard to their inventions. This Act also aims to promote development of technology in Thailand More...

Basics of Thai Trademark Act
By Legal Advisor On Monday, June 17th, 2013
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Basics of Thai Trademark Act

Thailand, as a member of the World Trade Organization, improved its Trademark laws in order to conform to the objectives based on international standards. Thai Trademark Act defines a trademark as a mark used or More...

Debt Collection in Thailand
By Legal Advisor On Monday, June 17th, 2013
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Debt Collection in Thailand

A loan in form of money is considered in Thailand as a loan for consumption which is primarily governed by Thailand’s Civil and Commercial Code. Section 650 of the aforementioned Code states that a loan for consumption More...

Work Permit in Thailand
By Legal Advisor On Monday, June 17th, 2013
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Work Permit in Thailand

Pursuant to the Alien Business Act, the Ministry of Labor requires an alien to obtain a valid work permit before the Department of Labor and Social Welfare in order to enter Thailand for employment purposes. A work More...