May 9, 2016

Media, Advertising, and Entertainment Law Throughout the World 2016 – Thailand Chapter

Multilaw and Thomson Reuters

Media, Advertising, and Entertainment Law Throughout the World, published by Multilaw, presents an overview of media, advertising, entertainment, and art law in more than 30 countries worldwide. Lawyers at Tilleke & Gibbins contributed both the Thailand and Vietnam chapters to the guide.

The Thailand chapter of the guide covers:

  • Media Law: Freedom of speech, press, association, assembly, and petition; the Act on Organization to Assign Radio Frequency and to Regulate Broadcasting and Telecommunication Services; Film and Video Act; Electronic Transactions Act; Computer Crime Act; Official Information Act; Copyright Act; Optical Disc Act; Penal Code; case law; defamation; invasion of privacy; and the right of publicity.
  • Advertising Law: The Consumer Protection Act, Food Act, Drug Act, Cosmetics Act, Alcoholic Beverage Control Act, case law, false advertising, and third-party trademarks and copyrights.
  • Entertainment Law: The Broadcasting Act, Film and Video Act, Copyright Act, case law, piracy, and other types of legal disputes.
  • Art Law: The Act on Ancient Monuments, Antiques, Objects of Art, and National Museums; rights under the Copyright Act including dissemination to the public and granting licenses; the relationship between dealers and artists and purchasers and dealers; art auctions; and stolen artworks.

Tilleke & Gibbins contributed this chapter as part of the firm’s participation in Multilaw, a world leading network of law firms.

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