Thailand: Copyright Act (No. 3) B.E. 2558 (2015)

April 6, 2015

Thailand: The Copyright Act (No. 3) B.E. 2558 (2015) was approved by the National Legislative Assembly, signed into law by the King and published in the Royal Gazette on February 5, 2015. It came into force on April 6, 2015.

The Act amends the Copyright Act B.E. 2537 (1994), introducing the prohibition of, and penalties for, recording movies in movie theaters, and exemptions from copyright infringement for disabled people.