|We assisted our client, a renowned professor and the wife of former Taipei Mayor, to reverse the decision against a Taipei City councilor, who alleged that our client received bribery from a city contractor. The Taiwan High Court reversed the nonguilty judgment made by Taipei District Court sentenced the defendant for 59 days imprisonment, which may be waived with a fine of NT$59,000.
Taiwan High Court held that:
The Defendant may appeal the decision to the Supreme Court.
This case was mainly handled by our founding partner, Dr. Ching-Yuan Yeh, with the assistance of Mr. Yi-Tsang Lin and Mr. Shi-Feng Hsieh. Dr. Yeh, with an S.J.D. and a J.D. from University of Pennsylvania, is an expert of Constitution and free speech. Mr. Yi-Tsang Lin is an experienced litigator, especially in criminal litigation and construction dispute resolution. Mr. Shi-Feng Hsieh served as a law clerk at Taiwan High Court, Tainan Branch and specializes in criminal litigation.