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- The Exclusionary Rule in Thai Criminal Procedure
Provided by Siam Legal International
Section 226 of the Thai Criminal Procedure Code of B.E. 2477 (1934) prohibits, in a criminal case, the admission of evidence that is obtained by unlawful means.
- Notice Period of Resignation for Directors in Malaysia
Provided by JK LIM Advocates & Solicitors
There is always the beginning and the end. Upon being appointed as directors, many of these directors may not be aware of the requisite notice period of resignation from their high office.
- Three Things You Need to Know About Business Formation in Thailand
Provided by Thai International Law Firm Co., Ltd.
In Thailand, business formation in Thailand is very expensive in order to comply with the rules and regulations set forth by the government. Many might have expected that it is going to be cheap, but it is more of a hassle than one could anticipate.
- China's New Environment Law
Provided by MMLC Group
Within less than a month, the latest amended “Environment Protection Law” in China will become effective. The said Law was passed by the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress this April after three years’ amending process.
- A Look on Domestic Violence
Provided by LMG Law Office
Domestic Violence in relation to RA 9262. Domestic Violence is an act of aggressive behaviour within the home and towards a member or members of the family such as but not limited to physically inflicting bodily harm to a spouse or children, verbally assaulting a member of the family, sexually abusing the wife, partner or even the children.
- Illegal Activities of Employee Justify Dismissal?
Provided by Angela Wang & Co.
When discussing unlawful conduct or illegal activities in relation to employment, most people will think of improper or wrongful conduct of employer eg. discrimination or harassment.
- Visa Appeal: An Important Part of Immigration in Bangladesh
Provided by Advocate Md Mahmudul Hasan and Associates
Immigration laws are very important factor for the developing countries who used to export manpower to developed countries. In the developed countries, the immigration practices are handled by skilled lawyers but unfortunately in Bangladesh it is mainly handled by brokers,agents, Travel Agencies and illiterate people. That is why the applicants are not getting proper legal advice and facing serious problems as well as harassment regarding Immigration matters.
- Malaysia – Novelty Test Clarified by Court of Appeal
Provided by Patrick Mirandah Co.
The Court of Appeal in Malaysia reversed the High Court’s decision in SKB Shutters Manufacturing Sdn Bhd v Seng Kong Shutter Industries Sdn Bhd & Anor  4 CLJ.
- Brief Overview of Trademark Refusal in China
Provided by Borsam Intellectual Property
As most of the countries do, the trademark registration process in China is also proceeded with both a formal examination and a substantive examination. Normally, the formal requirements is easily to be met, while the substantive requirements cover a lot and the fail to meet it often brings with an provisional trademark refusal/partial refusal.
- You're Fired: Unfair Dismissal in Malaysia
Provided by Donovan & Ho
An oft-repeated business mantra is “be slow to hire and quick to fire”. Unfortunately, what many managers do not realise is that a “quick to fire” approach also carries significant risks, especially in Malaysia, which does not adopt the principle of “at-will” employment. Trigger happy employers may soon find themselves at the wrong end of a lawsuit if they don’t take the appropriate steps and precautions prior to making the decision to terminate an employee.
- Changes in Official Fees for Industrial Property Related Matters in the Republic of Uzbekistan
Provided by Legalmax Law firm
On October 10, 2014 the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan amended certain rates of official fees related to the registration and the maintenance of Industrial property subject-matter
- New Rules Simplify the Filing and Approval of Chinese Outbound Investment Projects
Provided by UB & Co. Attorneys and Counselors
On September 6, 2014, the Ministry of Commerce ("MOFCOM") issued the Outbound Investment Management Rules (the "Rules"), which took effect on October 6, 2014. The Rules have replaced old MOFCOM regulations regarding Chinese outbound investment projects. On April 8 2014, the National Development and Reform Commission ("NDRC") issued a regulation regarding measures for the administrative approval and filing of outbound investment projects (the "Measures").
- Some Changes of the Revised Regulation of the Supervision on Medical Instruments of China
Provided by Wiselink Law Firm Shanghai
Regulation of the Supervision on Medical Instruments was revised and published by the State Council of People’s Republic of China on Mar. 7, 2014.
- 'May, Can, and Shall Have the Right' in Arbitration Clause - The Legal Position in India
Provided by Vaish Associates Advocates
The effects of the words like "'May, Can, and Shall Have the Right" in drafting an Arbitration Clause.
- Punishment You Will Face if You are Involved in Drug Crime in China
Provided by Yingke Law Firm
Since the American TV Show ""Breaking Bad" sweep over the whole world, a lot of foreigners are found to be involved in drug crimes in China. They are facing very serious penalty for China government lists the kind of crime as one of the top felonies.