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Five important issues to consider when investing in or partnering with Taiwanese companies

Whether forming a joint venture company with a Taiwan partner or making an investment in an existing Taiwan company, we strongly recommend clients give careful consideration to the terms and conditions in the operative agreement, be it a joint venture agreement or a shareholders’ agreement. We are routinely asked to review, negotiate, and draft such [...]

Financial Supervisory Commission revises rules for public company board meetings

Taiwan’s Financial Supervisory Commission has announced draft revisions to the Regulations Governing Public Company Board Meetings (“the Regulations”) and is inviting public comment. The proposed revisions address corporate governance changes recently enacted in amendments to Taiwan’s Securities and Exchange Act and the Company Act.  Important changes have been proposed to Articles 7, 8 and 16 [...]