Thailand’s outgoing military government has approved bills legalising medical marijuana and same-sex civil unions, putting the south-east Asian country ahead of most of its neighbours in legal reforms on both fronts before a February election. For more information: http://www.atimes.com/article/same-sex-marriage-out-of-the-closet-in-thailand/

New protections for tenants will soon come into effect that include limits on what landlords can charge and a way out of long-term leases. Practices such as demanding multiple months of rent in advance and locking tenants out will become illegal May 1 under new safeguards in the Consumer Protection Act passed last month to…

There is a new regulation since February 2016 and some foreigners are now eligible to get a Thai ID Card, but unlike Thai people which is blue, this one is pink. It is delivered by the Tessaban of your locality (Khet in Bangkok). Please have a look at our text on this subject here: http://www.isaanlawyers.com/pink-thai-id-card-foreigners-thailand/