Thailand condominiums
By Legal Advisors On Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Acquisition of Condo by Thai National Married to Foreign Spouse

Thai law allows foreign nationals to own condominium units, subject to restrictions as detailed in the Condominium Act of 1979. Furthermore, certain regulations also apply in the case a Thai national married to More...

Contract Review in Thailand
By Legal Advisors On Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Important Points of Contract Review in Thailand

Entering into purchase agreements is not as simple or safe as it may sound. The seller will present a contract of sale and/or purchase agreement after the buyer makes an initial deposit. It may be written in Thai More...

Due Diligence in Thailand
By Legal Advisors On Monday, February 24th, 2020

Importance of Due Diligence in Thailand

Due diligence refers to the quality or special effort given a particular action like investigating a person or a business or the care to be provided a certain task. The legal aspect of the action is often the focus More...

Work Permit in Thailand
By Legal Advisors On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019

Thailand Relaxes Law of Work Permit for Foreigners

Countries around the world are adamant in protecting the interests of their citizens. Through their respective governments, they enact and implement laws to safeguard these interests including those economic in More...

thai civil law
By Legal Advisors On Friday, January 20th, 2017

Withdrawing Shareholder Meeting Resolutions

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 More...

thailand lawyer
By Legal Advisors On Friday, November 18th, 2016

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...

Thai Criminal Law
By Legal Advisors On Friday, June 24th, 2016

Falsification of Company Accounts in Thailand

In Thailand, company law involves serious criminal penalties, which may be different from some foreign investors are used to in their home countries. For example, Section 42 of the Company and Partnerships Offenses More...

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

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...

Thailand Trademark
By Legal Advisors On Friday, September 18th, 2015

Challenging a Trademark Application

The Trademark Act of B.E. 2534 (1991) provides that in order for a trademark to be registrable, it must be distinctive, not otherwise prohibited by the Act, and it must not be “identical or confusingly similar More...

thai customs
By Legal Advisors On Friday, June 19th, 2015

Thai Customs: Prohibited and Restricted Goods

The Thai Customs Department regulates the importation and exportation of goods coming into and exiting Thailand. Within these regulations there are classes of goods which are heavily scrutinized. On class of products More...