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Join the AMCHAM Legal Committee to learn about some of the less commonly understood aspects of the Foreign Business Act (FBA) and lesser known Thai laws that restrict foreign investment in Thailand and can create serious traps for the unwary.
Piyawannee Watanasakolpunt, senior associate Chandler MHM Limited (CMHM), specializes in corporate, commercial, hospitality and real estate law. She advises foreign companies on establishing local presence in Thailand, the Thai Foreign Business Act, nominee risks, available corporate structures and application of bilateral treaties including the United States-Thailand Amity Treaty.
Wayu Suthisarnsindtorn, Partner Pisut & Partners is experienced in advising on all company law matters, acquisitions and disposals of businesses and companies, investments by majority and minority shareholders, as well as senior management. He guides organization leadership on corporate governance and compliance matters, statutory and fiduciary duties, investment promotion (BOI), factories, warehouses, industrial estates, zoning, environmental and chemical regulations, real estate, labour, transport, hospitality and exchange control issues.
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