Eiger

Taiwan

Analysis

Overview

Eiger is a full-service law firm that provides services in corporate, commercial, dispute resolution and intellectual property mattersJohn 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 and comprehensive feedback.” – Corporate and M&A 

“The firm is flexible and accommodating and mostly responded quickly to requests.” – Energy  

Paul Cassingham 

“Went out of its way to assist me in a time of need. Also easy to engage with.” 

“Quick and focused on solutions, bringing in new/good ideas to safeguard our interests as client.” 

Labour and employment

Work highlights 

Represented a robot company in a dispute involving senior ex-employees. 

Advised a global pharmaceutical company on Covid-19 related employment issues. 

Intellectual property

Work highlights 

Represented American luxury jewellery and specialty retailer Tiffany & Co in contentious IP matters. 

Assisted one of the world’s largest food companies with its trademark applications in Taiwan. 

Represented Amazon in trademark opposition litigation against one of Taiwan’s most famous retailers. 

Key clients 

ConairDolbyIveric BioTrue Spec GolfVarian Medical Systems

Dispute resolution

Work highlights 

Represented an automobile company in a settlement. 

Represented an American hybrid cloud data services and data management company in employment litigation matters involving termination of high-level employees. 

Corporate and M&A

Work highlights 

Acted for UPS on its acquisition of entities in Taiwan. 

Acted for Formula Chemicals on its acquisition of DSM's manufacturing facilities in Taiwan.