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Sun Legal Update: Thailand’s 12-Hour Flip-Flop on Arresting Cannabis Sellers

In a rollercoaster ride of announcements last week, the Public Health  Ministry directed police to arrest anyone selling marijuana “without permission” before, hours later,...

Sun Legal Update: Thailand’s Cannabis Market

The cannabis market in Thailand is expected to grow quickly after its decriminalization in June. The University of Thai Chamber of Commerce predicts that...

Sun Legal Update: Opposition Rises to Foreigners Owning Land Under Long-Term Visa

The government is still considering whether to allow holders of the upcoming Long-Term Visa to own land for a house. Applications for the 10-year LTR...

Sun Legal Update: Consumer Confidence Up, Same-Sex Marriage Moves Forward

The University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce reported that the Consumer Confidence Index rose from 40.2 in May to 41.6 in June, increasing...

Sun Legal Update: Want to Rent Your Condo to Tourists? Read This First

As Thailand reopens to tourism, more property owners are considering renting out their properties for short-term rentals. It is important to note that most condominium...

Sun Legal Update: Long-Term Resident Visa Begins Sept. 1 – Do You Qualify?

The government announced the launch of the Long-Term Resident Visa recently, stating applications will open on Sept. 1. After months of discussion and changes...

Sun Legal Update: New Safety Rules Aim to Raise Thai Workplaces to Int’l Standards

New, more-detailed requirements are being issued under the Occupational Safety, Health and Environment Act of 2011 after the previous ones were found to not...

Sun Legal Update: Courts Rule Contract Workers Can Be Considered Permanent Employees

Many employers hire workers on a fixed-term contract, as terminating permanent employees can be difficult and expensive. A fixed-term employment contract terminates automatically without the...

Sun Legal Update: Tax Breaks OK’d for Investors in Thai Startups

The Cabinet recently approved new tax incentives for investors in Thai startups when the funding is made directly or indirectly through venture capital, corporate...

Sun Legal Update: Public Limited Companies Act Updated to Allow More Electronic Communications

The Senate has approved an amendment to the Public Limited Companies Act that will allow PLCs to use electronic means for communication. Currently, the law...

Sun Legal Update: BoI Offers New Incentives for EEC Companies

The Cabinet approved a new regulation that will allow the Eastern Economic Corridor to offer even more incentives to investors looking to establish their...

Sun Legal Update: Setting Up a Legal Club or Association

Many organizations in Thailand don’t have legal status, however, it is possible to create a legal entity to protect members of an organization, such...

Sun Legal Update: Changes Coming to Thai Copyright Act

The government is again amending the Copyright Act with changes taking effect Aug. 23. The Copyright Act has undergone several amendments in the past 20...

Sun Legal Update: Clearing Up Confusion Over Property Rental Protection Law

This is the second of a series of columns from the legal and business experts at Sun Legal, formerly Sunbelt Asia. Each week a...

Sun Legal Update: e-Commerce Goes to Court; PayPal Gets Reprieve … and More

Today we begin a new regular column from the legal and business experts at Sun Legal, formerly Sunbelt Asia. Each week a column will...
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