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2021 年 5 月 17 日

Photographs and design drawings on product catalogs should be copyrightable (Taiwan)

Yuki Chiang According to the facts underlying the 109-Min-Zhu-Shang-2 Decision of October 22, 2020 judged by the Intellectual Property Court, Appellant, Company A, sought to help its customers and vendors better understand various products by editing and creating product brochures […]
2021 年 5 月 17 日

Regulations on the Prevention and Handling of Illegal Fundraising (Mainland China)

Karl Zhang On January 26, 2021, the State Council promulgated the Regulations on the Prevention and Handling of Illegal Fundraising (the “Regulations”), which will go into force on May 1, 2021 and are highlighted below: 1. Definition and applicable scope […]
2021 年 5 月 17 日

An employer shall not be jointly liable if an employee who engages in a tortious act has lost the qualifications as an employee or if the act objectively does not appear to be engaged to perform job duties or if the act is simply a personal criminal offense not related to the performance of job duties (Taiwan)

Angela Wu The Supreme Court rendered the 109-Tai-Shang-2064 Decision of October 19, 2020 (hereinafter, the “Decision”), holding that joint liability under Article 188 of the Civil Code does not apply if an employee who engages in a tortious act has […]
2021 年 5 月 17 日

Those whose seals are misappropriated are not liable to the holders as the drawers (Taiwan)

Elva Chuang The Supreme Court rendered the 109-Tai-Jian-Shang-51 Decision of November 26, 2020 (hereinafter, the “Decision”), holding that since the persons whose seals are misappropriated do not sign negotiable instruments, they are not liable as drawers, and those whose seals […]
2021 年 5 月 17 日

Provisions of the Supreme People’s Court on Online Docketing Services for Parties to Cross-border Litigation (Mainland China)

Wu Di To enable Chinese and foreign parties to enjoy the same convenient and efficient docketing services, the Supreme People’s Court formulated the Provisions on Online Docketing Services for Parties to Cross-border Litigation (the “Provisions”) on February 3, 2021 in […]
2021 年 5 月 17 日

The interpretation of “intent to pursue the illegal interests of the actor or any third party” within the meaning of Article 41 of the Personal Data Protection Law (Taiwan)

Emily Chueh The Grand Criminal Chamber of the Supreme Court rendered the 109-Tai-Shang-Da-1869 Ruling of December 9, 2020 (hereinafter, the “Ruling”), holding that the “intent to pursue the illegal interests of the actor or any third party” within the meaning […]
2021 年 5 月 17 日

Regulations on the Administration of Pollution Discharge Permits (Mainland China)

Karl Zhang On January 24, 2021, the State Council promulgated the Regulations on the Administration of Pollution Discharge Permits (“the Regulations”), which came into force on March 1, 2021 with the following highlights. 1. General provisions An enterprise, business organization […]
2021 年 5 月 17 日

Tort and Civil Liability of Juristic Persons (Taiwan)

Nora Shih I. Does Article 184 of the Civil Code apply to a tortious act of a juristic person? Under Articles 26 and 28 of the Civil Code, juristic persons are the subject of rights and may enjoy rights, have […]
 

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