The Thai competition regulator, the Trade Competition Commission of Thailand, recently imposed fines on real estate developers for not submitting merger notifications within the statutory period. The fines were imposed in four cases – on both the companies and the responsible managers designated by their boards to oversee the transaction in question.
Duangkamon Amkaew joined Baker McKenzie in 2002 and was named a partner in 2013. She is active in the Corporate & Commercial, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, and Hotel/Resort & Property Development practice groups. She provides legal advice to a wide variety of multinational clients in a broad range of commercial transactions involving mergers and acquisitions; real estate, hotel, resort, and property development; property fund; real estate investment trusts (REITs); strategic alliances and various types of joint venture arrangements. She was also instrumental in the establishment of Thailand's first REIT and continues to lead the market for advice in this area.