Category: Thailand

Intellectual Property (IP) Licensing Laws In Thailand

The word Intellectual Property (IP) signifies the creations of the human mind. For instance, literary and artistic works; inventions; designs; symbols, names and images used in commercial ventures. Even though, Intellectual Property is an extremely powerful tool for economic development and wealth creation, it is not yet being used to its maximum potential in all … Continue reading Intellectual Property (IP) Licensing Laws In Thailand

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Thailand’s Government Orders Halt to Medical Marijuana Patents

Last month Parliament of Thailand had legalized marijuana-based products for medical use and it was declared “The first southeast Asian country” to legalize Marijuana. On 28th Jan 2019, the Military government of Thailand suspended its further usage and production for medical use by raising concern that foreign pharmaceutical companies might try to monopolize the market. … Continue reading Thailand’s Government Orders Halt to Medical Marijuana Patents

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Thailand, Soon To Be Asia’s Medical Marijuana Hub

The latest development in Thailand is that it will soon legalize “medical marijuana”, thereby, it will become the first Asian country to legalize marijuana for medical use and research. This proposal of  legalization is expected to become a law by May 2019 at the latest. Marijuana: Part of Thai culture since ages Marijuana was considered and extensively … Continue reading Thailand, Soon To Be Asia’s Medical Marijuana Hub

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HIV-Drug Patent Wars in Thailand

Overview This blog covers the role that patents play in access to pharmaceuticals -HIV/AIDS in Thailand along with steps taken by the government to overcome the current status of HIV/AIDS drugs. These measures may help to improve access to HIV/AIDS drugs in the country through the patent system. HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Thailand AIDS epidemic in … Continue reading HIV-Drug Patent Wars in Thailand

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