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Foreign Law by Jurisdiction: Thailand
This guide lists essential print and online sources for researching foreign law. NOTE: First 4 tabs list important general sources that might not be repeated in the dropdown tabs.
Korea (North & South)
United Arab Emirates
Thai Law Websites & Databases
In English. Constitutions, Civil and Commercial Code, Criminal Code, Criminal Procedure Code, Revenue Code, selected other laws, and ministerial regulations.
Constitution and selected court decisions.
Royal Thai Government Gazette
Civil and Commercial Code, Checkpoint RIA
Select International Tax Library, RIA Worldwide Tax and Commercial Law. In addition to the Civil and Commercial Code, RIA also provides some other commercial and tax-related laws. In English.
Thailand Acts, Regulations, Treaties, etc., Thailand Law Forum
In English and Thai.
Samui for Sale
In English. Penal Code, Civil and Commercial Code, Revenue Code & selected other laws. Start with the Articles and Laws Index tab.
Law Reform Commission
Constitutions, Acts, Codes, etc. Some of the material is in English or is searchable by English name.
Supreme Court Opinion Summaries, Thailand Law Forum
In English. 2005-2009.
A very few decisions, plus English summaries of rulings from 1998-2008.
The Administrative Court
Thailand Board of Investment
Information on doing business and commercial investment in Thailand.
Thailand, Global Legal Monitor, Law Library of Congress
News and legal developments drawn from "official national legal publications and reliable press sources."
Lex Mundi's Guide to Doing Business in Thailand, Lexis.com
Select Lexis.com from the Lexis Advance Research menu.
Thai Law Research Guides
Foreign Law Guide: Countries tab: Thailand
Marci Hoffman, General Ed., University of California, Berkeley Law Library. Describes the general sources of law and cites to specific laws on various subjects such as taxation.
Thailand, Guide to Law Online, Law Library of Congress
UPDATE: Introduction to the Legal System and Legal Research of the Kingdom of Thailand, GlobaLex
By Joe Leeds.
Materials about Thai Law in the Library
Materials will be located in B2 North (
), with call numbers beginning with KPT.
Sep 22, 2023 12:04 PM
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