Copyright Act BE 2537. Ascertains the copyright owner to enjoy the right of communication to the public, but states nothing on the establishment of collecting societies. However the law on price control and anti-competition requires collecting societies to notify their establishment to the Department of Internal Trade before their collecting activities.
|Is there a specialized dispute resolution body?||No|
|Do the general courts have jurisdiction to determine reasonable license terms where they cannot be agreed?||Yes|
|Which court?||The Central Intellectual Property and International Trade Court.
|Type of Licenses|
|TV||Radio||Online||Production||Mechanical||Performance / Renting||Live Events||Products||Others|
|GMM Music Publishing International Company Limited||N/A||N/A|
|MPC Music Company Limited||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Song Copyright Company Limited||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Thai Copyright Collection Company Limited||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
N/A - CMO does not offer this type of license
The local collecting societies are generally active.
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