Fair Trade Act: Antitrust/Anti-Monopoly

Our professionals are experienced in dealing with Fair Trade Act disputes. We represented human resource agency against the Fair Trade Commission (“FTC”) regarding unfair competition practices, construction companies against the FTC regarding unfair competition practices, 3C company in a misleading advertisement litigation, and a storage company in a multi-level marketing dispute. We have also advised clients in Antitrust and Fair Trade Issues in the course of international mergers and acquisitions transactions.

We provide the following services:

Pre-Merger Notifications for M&A Transactions: We analyze legal requirements for pre-merger filings or approvals from Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission, prepare filings for submission along with required supplemental documentation, and prepare responses to objections and requests for additional information.

Unfair Competition Issues

We advise clients on unfair competition concerns that arise from daily business operations, including non-competition agreements or contractual provisions, price-fixing arrangement, false advertisement disputes, and intellectual property rights (patents, copyright, trademark, trade secret) protection disputes.