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Climate Change Efforts in Taiwan

The Paris Agreement or Paris Climate Accords is an international treaty on climate change.  It was adopted in 2015 and came into force on November 4,...

May 5, 2022

Electronic Signatures in Taiwan Update

In July 2021, we first wrote about the validity of electronic signatures in the context of cross-border transaction agreements and other closing docum...

February 15, 2022

The International Sustainability Standards Board – What is it and what can we expect from it?

On 3 November 2021 during the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (also referred to as COP26), the IFRS Foundation Trustees announced the cr...

January 4, 2022

Creative works as NFTs and relevant legal issues in Taiwan

Blockchain or distributed ledger technology is the primary technology upon which cryptocurrencies, utility tokens, security tokens, and similar produc...

November 23, 2021

Virtual assets, AML and anti-terrorism financing

The popularity of virtual assets is booming. Investors can now purchase and trade virtual assets in a variety of ways, including through any number of...

November 2, 2021
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ESG investment and Taiwan disclosure requirements

ESG investing (sometimes also referred to as “socially responsible investing,” “impact investing,” or “sustainable investing”) refers to i...

October 8, 2021

Franchising in Taiwan: Fair Trade Act and disclosure obligations

In our four previous articles we discussed issues related to general intellectual property protection, due diligence on potential franchisees, and ...

August 17, 2021

Covid-19 support for small businesses and startups in Taiwan

In 2020 at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Taiwan’s government introduced a Special Act (Special Act for Prevention, Relief, and Revitalization ...

August 10, 2021