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    International Trade


Experienced Assistance with Trade-Related Issues


Shay & Partners offers its clients a full range of services for the protection, transfer and enforcement of trademarks, copyrights, patents and trade secrets, including the filing and registration of Intellectual Property Rights with the respective authorities.

We advise clients on establishing comprehensive plans for the protection of all of their Intellectual Property Rights, in both Chinese and English. Our attorneys have considerable experience in drafting and negotiating agreements for the licensing or transfer of intellectual property. This includes handling numerous software licensing and other cross-border intellectual property licensing agreements.

We are active in anti-counterfeiting efforts in Taiwan and assist our clients in developing individualized strategies to protect their Intellectual Property Rights from counterfeiting and other unauthorized uses. We work closely with the relevant authorities in order to assure that our clients are protected from counterfeiting. We have a proven track record of initiating successful raids on suspected counterfeiters and in following this up through the prosecution stage. We have achieved impressive results that include the conviction and strict sentencing for offenders. We have also successfully confiscated pirated goods and the equipment used to manufacture the contraband products.

Shay & Partners’ legal services include:

Drafting and Revising Applications to Register Trademarks and Copyrights
Registering Appeals and Objections
Patent Prosecution Actions and other Patent-Related Matters
Licensing and Assignment of Intellectual Property Rights
Transferring Of Intellectual Property Rights
Investigations, Raids, Prosecutions and other Actions to Combat Infringement and Counterfeiting of Intellectual Property Rights
Researching and Drafting of Policy Regulations
Strategic Business Consulting 
Providing counsel to clients regarding protection of their Trade Secrets