Application for legitimation of the child in Thailand

Child Legitimation Law in Thailand

The Thai Civil and Commercial Code provides the following: Section 1548. The father could apply for registration of legitimation of the child only when the father has got the consent of the child and the mother. In case where the child and the mother do not appear before the Registrar for giving the consent, the Registrar shall notify the child and More...

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Marital Property in Thailand
By Sasinun Chongthanapipat On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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Marital or Communal Property in Thai Law

Property of Husband and Wife In Thai law, the property of a married couple is assumed to be marital (communal) property unless it can be demonstrated that the property, or any part of it, is personal property. The More...

thai divorce
By Ulrich Schmitt On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015
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Void of Marriage under Thai Law

Under the Thai family law, there exist two ways in which a marriage can be dissolved. The most common among the Thais and foreigners alike is divorce (see Siam Legal’s divorce page here). Under certain circumstances, More...

Prenuptial Requirements in Thailand
By Legal Advisor On Thursday, November 7th, 2013
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Prenuptial Requirements

Thai law lists several strict requirements for a valid prenuptial agreement.  If these requirements are not met, the agreement may not be worth the paper it is written on. See the main article on prenuptial agreements More...

Thai Prenuptial Agreement
By Legal Advisor On Thursday, November 7th, 2013
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Thai Prenuptial Agreement

A prenuptial agreement, or “prenup” is a contract a couple makes with each other before they get married.  It is also known as an antenuptial agreement or a premarital agreement.  More...

Foreign Business Act of Thailand
By Legal Advisor On Sunday, June 16th, 2013
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Usufruct with your Thai wife

Laws relating to real estate properties in Thailand are strict in the sense that ownership of the same is limited to Thai nationals and foreigners are relatively prohibited from acquiring title to the same. Foreigners More...

Inheritance in Thailand
By Legal Advisor On Sunday, June 16th, 2013
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Inheritance in Thailand

In Thailand, a testator may disinherit any of their statutory heirs only by an express declaration of their intention to do so. Unlike in other countries in the South East Asia, The Civil and Commercial Code of More...

Intestate Succession in Thailand
By Legal Advisor On Sunday, June 16th, 2013
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Intestate Succession in Thailand

In Thailand, where a person died without having executed a will to govern the distribution of his assets, the provisions of the Thai Civil and Commercial Code govern. Under the said law, the whole estate of the More...

Divorce in Thailand
By Legal Advisor On Sunday, June 16th, 2013
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Divorce in Thailand

Buddhism is the primary religion in Thailand and it may be a surprise to some that marriages can be terminated through civil enacted divorces. Like many other countries too, the number of divorce cases in Thailand More...

Thailand Personal Injury Cases
By Legal Advisor On Sunday, June 16th, 2013
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Euthanasia in Thailand

The controversial issue of euthanasia is not only present in Thailand. A lot of countries faces the same issue and considers it as one of its kind. It crosses not only politics but ethics and morality as well. Norms More...