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Eiger’s practice has a strong focus on China. Since nearly a decade, we have been advising both foreign and domestic clients on the following aspects of their business activities in China:

  • Establishment of commercial presence (including set-up of JV, WFOE and rep office, due diligence, negotiation and drafting a variety of legal documents);
  • Mergers & acquisitions, restructuring, liquidation and exit strategy;
  • Intellectual property rights (i.e. trademark, patent, copyright, domain names and know-how) protection including research, application, license and appeal;
  • Cross-border and domestic taxation and customs law;
  • HR management and labor dispute settlement;
  • Land use right, commercial and residential buildings (including acquisition, design, construction, supervision, mortgage, lease and sublease, and transfer);
  • Compliance, contentious administrative and regulatory matters, corporate-related forensic investigation;
  • Dispute resolution (arbitration and litigation);
  • Establish and expand market presence of Luxury Products in Greater China (PRC, Hong Kong and Taiwan), notably incl. set up of appropriate corporate structures, distribution and sales network (POS), license agreements, IP protection and enforcement, as well as advice on related tax, import and customs issues.