The Thai Government announces June 1st start of stricter banking regulations for new accounts.

The Minister of Digital Economy and Society Prasert Jantararuangtong reported that these regulations, set to be implemented by June 1, require all banks to rigorously apply the “Customer Due Diligence (CDD)” approach, mandating thorough scrutiny of potential account holders and the purposes for which they intend to use their accounts. As per this announcement and [...]

By | May 27th, 2024|News|0 Comments

Thailand is set to become the first country in Southeast Asia to pass a same-sex marriage bill.

On March 27, 2024, this same-sex marriage bill was introduced previously by the Prime Minister at the recent DEI event earlier this month. The bill was then submitted to the House of Representatives which was then passed by a an overwhelmingly vote of 400 to 10, further revealing the Cultural Mindset of all Thais in [...]

By | April 1st, 2024|News|0 Comments

RWT and React host a series of Authentication and Anti-Counterfeiting Trainings for Thai Law Enforcement Agencies in July 2023

Over this past week, RWT, along with our clients and React members joined together in collaboration for organizing and the implementation of these interactive training sessions. Specifically designed to provide IP Law Enforcement Agencies with educational updates in a group setting as well as actively listen to feedback and participate in discussions on what specific [...]

By | August 3rd, 2023|News|0 Comments

RWT Team assists in seizure of thousands of counterfeit Sports Jerseys

The IP Enforcement Division of RWT, in conjunction with the Suppression Division of Intellectual Property Violations under The Royal Thai Police as well as our client, conducted a raid action on the 16th of December 2020 for the successful apprehension, identification, an seizure of thousands of counterfeit Sports Jerseys, Football Club Jackets, Accessories as well [...]

By | January 7th, 2021|News|0 Comments

ANTI-COUNTERFEITING TRAINING TO KEY CUSTOMS PORTS

 NOV/DEC 2020 ANTI-COUNTERFEITING TRAINING TO KEY CUSTOMS PORTS   THE RWT IP ENFORCEMENT DIVISION PROVIDES INTERACTIVE ANTI-COUNTERFEITING TRAINING AT KEY CUSTOMS SITES IN THAILAND   RWT International Law Offices in conjunction with the Thai Customs Authorities and Global Brand Representatives provided a series of interactive Customs Training Workshops over the period ranging from the 25th [...]

By | January 4th, 2021|News|0 Comments

The Post-COVID future of outsourcing and the positive effects on the Food Industry in Thailand

As we look around us in the news or on social media sites, we have found that we are looking at a situation worldwide that has strongly affected the economies around the world, but also has provided many with the opportunities in rebuilding the foundations in how we do business in this “New Normal”. Having [...]

By | September 16th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Authority Training to fight against counterfeit Healthcare products for COVID-19 situation

RWT in conjunction with UL and the Department of Special Investigations Financial Crimes Division were honored to host the “Project Cerberus” Training event at DSI headquarters including key members of the DSI Enforcement Authorities Team who were in attendance on the 28th May 2020. As an independent law enforcement agency, DSI and the Financial Crimes [...]

By | May 31st, 2020|News|0 Comments

RWT & REACT InternationalTraining for Law Enforcement

RWT was recently honored to host the National Workshop on the Identification and Enforcement of Counterfeit Goods in International Trade organized by React and RWT in conjunction with the IP Enforcement Authorities this past October. As co-host of the event, RWT invited Thai IP Enforcement Agencies which included The Department of Intellectual Property (DIP), The [...]

By | December 17th, 2019|News|0 Comments

New points system for traffic violations in Thailand to begin mid-year 2019

In an effort to combat one of the worst traffic situations in Southeast Asia, the legislature has taken steps to apply western style enforcement and up-to-date data with linked databases to ensure safety. With all of the changes upcoming to drivers of motor vehicles and motorized bikes of all kinds, keeping your license will now [...]

By | February 27th, 2019|News|0 Comments

The Coordinated Program & Technical Support Cooperative

This cooperative was established in order to prevent and suppress the trade in counterfeited and pirated goods online between Thailand’s Action Taskforce for Information Technology Crime Suppression (TACTICS) and The REACT U.A. (REACT) Cooperative representing over 300 brands worldwide. Pursuant to the government policy and in a joint effort to tackle intellectual property (IP) rights [...]

By | January 31st, 2019|News|0 Comments