Taiwan MOJ Issues Letter to Prosecutors Re: Powers of Attorney in IPR Criminal Cases

10 Mar, 2009

After some recent problems with Taiwan prosecutors demanding to see powers of attorney from foreign IP rights-holders that had been notarized (using the standard method) and “legalized” (using further authentication at a Taiwan overseas representative office) in cases where it was clear from the context and other documentation that the Taiwan lawyers representing them were […]

Eiger Heading to Seattle for INTA, May 16-20

05 Mar, 2009

Eiger Law colleagues John Eastwood, Eve Chen and Nathan Kaiser will go to Seattle for the International Trademark Association (INTA) conference taking place May 16-20, 2009. The conference is the single largest gathering of trademark professionals and will be the 131st annual meeting INTA has held. For more information:

ECCT IPR Committee Hosts IP Court President Kao Hsiow-Jen, Jan. 13, in Taipei

19 Feb, 2009

On Jan. 13, 2009, Eiger Law partner John Eastwood chaired a session of the European Chamber of Commerce in Taipei (ECCT) IPR Committee featuring special guest speaker Kao Hsiow-Jen, the president of Taiwan’s new IP Court and an experienced judge with more than 30 years with the Judicial Yuan. In her presentation, President Kao talked […]