|September 24, 2010||
An Overview of Medical Malpractice Legislation (Publication)
Thanawat Dilokvipakskul, Chitchai Punsan
After the Consumer Case Procedure Act and the Product Liability Act became effective, several healthcare providers have voiced concerns regarding the applicability of these new laws and medical...
|April 25, 2008||
An Overview of Thai Adoption Practices (Publication)
Intercountry adoption has been in the headlines over the past few years, with international celebrities such as Angelina Jolie/Brad Pitt and Madonna garnering much media attention for their...
|November 9, 2009||
An Overview of Thailand's Anti-Corruption Legislation (Publication)
David Lyman, Titirat Wattanachewanopakorn
This 29-page report provides a broad overview of anti‐corruption legislation in Thailand. It examines each of the various Thai statutes pertaining to corruption, considers the role of Thai...
|November 16, 2010||
An Overview of Vietnam Labor Law (Publication)
Thomas J. Treutler, Kien Trung Trinh
This article provides a comprehensive introduction to Vietnam labor law, including information on hiring an employee, maintaining the employment relationship, modifying the employment relationship...
|February 26, 2010||
Annual General Meeting Requirements (Publication)
Generally speaking, most private limited companies have a financial year ending on December 31st. In order to comply with the legal requirements on Partnerships and Companies under the Thai Civil...
|April 8, 2011||
Annual Leave in Thailand (Publication)
In the coming weeks, Thailand’s workforce will enjoy numerous public holidays. As employees prepare to supplement their public holidays with annual leave, employers and employees alike are...
|April 14, 2008||
Siraprapha Rungpry, Titirat Wattanachewanopakorn
Intellectual property infringement has been a problem in Thailand for a number of years. Despite collaboration between the government and the private sector, counterfeiters have demonstrated an...
|May 4, 2012||
Many businesses in ASEAN countries continue to adjust to the changes brought about by the elimination of import duties, in the context of both the ASEAN Economic Community and other bilateral and...
|April 30, 2013||
Sukontip Jitmongkolthong, Titirat Wattanachewanopakorn, Wiramrudee (Pink) Mokkhavesa
With a total population of approximately 600 million, the combined economy of the 10 nations comprising the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) ranks as the ninth largest in the world....
|July 14, 2008||
This article describes a 2007 case in which the Board of Patents again rendered a decision affirming that only the shape or appearance of a product design shall be taken into consideration when...