Eiger

Taiwan

Analysis

Overview

Eiger is a full service law firm that provides services in corporate, commercial, dispute resolution and intellectual property matters. John Eastwood, the head of the firm’s IP practice, is experienced in investment projects, commercial ventures, employment, litigation, intellectual property and technology matters.

Client feedback

“Quick turnaround times, reliable performance.” – Corporate and M&A

“Set expectations right. Openly communicates alternatives and provides guidance on the preferred solution.” – Dispute resolution

Paul Cassingham

“Responsive and witty in finding solutions.”

Michael Werner

“Countryman from Germany. Easy to communicate with. Professional knowledge.”

Labour and employment
Work highlights

Acted for Sony Music on labour law matters.

Key clients

Johnson Matthey, LivaNova, Marriott

Intellectual property
Work highlights

Representing an international cosmetics and health products company in a commercial and IP dispute.

Representing an Italian luxury fashion house against counterfeiters in Taiwan.

Representing an American luxury jewellery and specialty retailer in contentious IP matters.

Dispute resolution
Work highlights

Representing a tool manufacturer in a dispute against a Taiwan distributor.

Acted for an American privately held restaurant franchise in disputes against a franchisee holding multiple store locations in southern Taiwan operating unauthorised stores, and related lease issues with landlords.

Corporate and M&A
Work highlights

Advised UPS on M&A matters in relation to its acquisition of entities in Taiwan.

Advised a foreign-owned energy developer on the purchase of a Taiwan solar energy production company. The firm was involved in regulatory and contractual due diligence, documentation and negotiation.