On 31 March 2018, Olaf Duensing was a guest lecturer at the “international sales and marketing in real estate” training course seminar in Bangkok, Thailand. Over the course of his three hour lecture and Q&A session he provided insights into the legal ownership and transfer of real estate in Thailand, as well as, tax tips and financial advice related to both.
To download our legal article on how to protect your beautiful ocean front sunset view (or otherwise) in the most recent edition of Thailand’s high-end life-style magazine, Bikinis & Martinis, click here.
On 14 December 2017 CIArb’s Asia Regional Director, Camilla Godman (FCIArb), joined CIArb-Thailand’s Vice Chair, Jerrold Kippen (FCIArb) and Executive Committee member, Olaf Duensing (FCIArb) in meeting with representatives of the Executive of the Thailand Arbitration Center (THAC), Niki Balani, Ampa Vanichchatchawan, and Listen Chong to discuss future cooperation between CIArb and THAC.
Thailand Branch Vice Chair, Jerrold Kippen (FCIArb) attended the 2017 Branch Symposium in London 14-15 November 2017 on behalf of the Thailand Branch. Branch Chairs or representatives from all 38 global branches were in attendance along with CIArb’s Board of Trustees and Board of Management. The delegates discussed the status of and how to improve the following:
- Institutes values
- New courses, new AFL, RPLs
- Governance and the problem with surplus funds
- Future, building the membership
CIArb-Thailand’s Vice President, Jerrold Kippen (FCIArb), attended CIArb’s 2017 Asia Region Branch Chairs meeting on behalf of CIArb-Thailand, details here.