|September 13, 2007||
Application Enters [COMFORT ZONE] Following Opposition (Publication)
Recently, Thai inventors have become increasingly interested in filing new patent applications both in Thailand and overseas. These inventors face an important question: What is the easiest, most...
|April 24, 2008||
Kawin Kanchanapairoj, Nuttaphol Arammuang
In Unimin Corporation v. Department of Intellectual Property (February 19 2008), the Board of Trademarks has held that Industrial Mineral Development Co Ltd had applied for the...
|December 29, 2009||
Nandana Indananda, Kawin Kanchanapairoj
The Doctrine of Strict Liability is the rule compelling a wrongdoer for legal responsibility for the damage incurred by an injured person without the need to prove the wrongdoer’s intention to...
|June 17, 2011||
Arbitration: An Investment in the Future (Publication)
Most parties to a contract may not appreciate the importance of a properly drafted arbitration clause until they find themselves in a dispute. International arbitration has become a principal...
|March 23, 2007||
Are IP Rights Really Statutory Monopolies? (Publication)
Two confusing economic theories mingled with commercial-economic perspectives often make the average businesspersons scratch their heads and frown. On the one hand, the policy of a free market...
|May 22, 2012||
Arrest of Ships in Thailand (Publication)
Ship arrest is an effective channel to obtain security for a maritime claim held by a creditor domiciled in Thailand. The claimant is not required to submit a complaint, but only a petition...
|February 13, 2012||
ASEAN Economic Community 2015 and Thailand (Publication)
Cynthia M. Pornavalai
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is a regional association composed of the ten countries comprising Southeast Asia—Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar (Burma),...
|May 11, 2012||
Sukontip Jitmongkolthong, Wiramrudee (Pink) Mokkhavesa
Reinvigorated intellectual property enforcement efforts by Thai authorities in 2012, in the aftermath of the flood crisis last year, have already reaped great success and led to the possible...
|April 16, 2009||
This open letter from David Lyman to the clients of Tilleke & Gibbins addresses the events that unfolded in April 2009, when political demonstrations—sometimes violent—took place in Bangkok...
|June 16, 2011||
Bank Financing for Real Estate Businesses in Vietnam (Publication)
Vinh Quoc Nguyen
Financing in the real estate sector ranges from borrowing money from a bank or shareholders of the real estate entity to issuing bonds to the public. In Vietnam, real estate developers may even...