Elizabeth Pai

Senior Of Counsel
EXPERIENCE
  • Lee, Tsai & Partners Attorneys-at-Law (2000~present)
  • Tsar & Tsai Law Firm, Taipei (1996)
PREVIOUS PROJECTS AND CASES
    Government Procurement, Infrastructure and Construction Projects
  • Advising AnsaldoBreda S.p.A./Ansaldo STS S.p.A in “Circular Line (Phase I) E&M, Trackwork and Automated Fare Collection System Project (CF610/CF611/CF617)”of Department of Taipei Rapid Transit Systems
  • Advising Ansaldo STS S.p.A in “San Ying Line Rapid Transit System Turnkey Project” of Department of Rapid Transit Systems, New Taipei City.Advising Bureau of High Speed Rail, Ministry of Transportation and Communications in “Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Access MRT System Project (ME01)”
  • Advising the Department of Transportation of the Taoyuan City Government in the Green Line (Taoyuan MRT project)
  • Dispute resolution for Siemens AG regarding government procurement contract in relation to Lin-Kou power plant project
  • Dispute resolution for Niigata Engineering Co., Ltd. regarding government procurement contract in relation to Passenger Automatic People Mover System of Chiang Kai-Shek International Airport Second Terminal Project
  • Dispute resolution for Daimler Chrysler Rail Systems (Signal) AB regarding government procurement procedures in relation to Train ATP System procurement project
  • Dispute resolution for Deng Yang International Co., Ltd. (Taiwan subsidiary of Siemens) regarding government procurement procedures in relation to Axle Counting System procurement project of Taiwan Railways Administration
  • Representing DA-CIN Construction Co., Ltd in DA-CIN Construction Co., Ltd., v RSEA Engineering Corporation, BES Construction Engineering, and the Ministry of Transportation and Communication for Project CP-264 of Taipei Rapid Transit System
  • Dispute resolution for Bechtel regarding its contracts in relation to Hsin-Tao power plant project
  • Advising and dispute resolution for Yu-Li Construction Co. Ltd., Evergreen Construction Corp., and Dredging International N.V. regarding Kuan Tang Industrial Harbor project
  • Advising Dredging International N.V. regarding “Kaohsiung Harbor Intercontinental Container Terminal Phase 2 Reclamation Project”
  • Advising Siemens Ltd. in the "Hsin Chun Line/Luchou Line/Nankang Eastern Extension Line/Hsiao Bitan Line/TRTC 24 Trains EMU Project (CK371/ CL601/ CE631/ CH321/ TAA001)" of Department of Taipei Rapid Transit Systems
  • Advising Bechtel in the “Technical Service of the General Consultancy for Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Terminal 3 Area” of Taoyuan International Airport Corporation Ltd.
    Merger and Acquisition, Capital Market
  • Advising Deutsche Bank AG New York Branch in relation to syndication loan
  • Advising Singapore Power International Pte Ltd. in relation to transaction of Ever Power IPP Co., Ltd.’s equity interests and syndication loan
  • Advising Marubni Group in relation to transaction of Hsin Tao Power’s equity interests and syndication loan
  • Advising on acquisition of Motorola Solutions and Zebra Technologies (representing Zebra Technologies)
  • Advising on syndication loan for MagnaChip Group; participating in MagnaChip Group’s global restructuring project
  • Advising MDS Pharma Services-Taiwan Ltd. regarding its spin-off project of fermentation business and equity interest transactions (representing MDS Pharma Services (US) Inc and Ricerca Biosciences, LLC)
  • Advising on legal due diligence for Rebar Group’s proposed transaction of EMC shares (representing Liberty Global, Inc. and Newbridge Capital Limited)
  • Advising on legal due diligence for Want Want Group’s share purchase of Union Insurance Company Advising on merger of Bayer Group
    Employment and General Corporate Affairs
  • Advising Bayer Taiwan Company Ltd., Pacific Engineers & Constructors, Ltd., banking/futures/insurance business(Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Standard Chartered, HSBC, Optiver Taiwan Futures, Union Insurance, etc.), international retail business (Test Rite Retail, HOLA, Watson’s Personal Care Stores, etc.), Hsin Tao Power, Ever Power IPP Co., Ltd., Singapore Power International Pte Ltd., Schneider Electric, Crouzet Automatismes S.A.S., Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST), Simpson Marine Ltd., Cathay Pacific Airline, human resource business (Volt Asia Enterprises, Robert Walters), an international on-line financial news provider, an international beverage group, Universal Music Taiwan Ltd., FormFactor International Inc., Citrix Systems Hong Kong Ltd., Dialog Semiconductor GmbH, Zebra Technologies Taiwan Co. Ltd., MagnaChip Semiconductor Limited, MDS Pharma Services-Taiwan Ltd., Eurofins Food Testing Taiwan Ltd., Ego Pharmaceuticals Pty Ltd., Lockheed Martin Global, Inc., and CBRE Limited on employment and general legal affairs
FIELDS OF EXPERTISE
  • Construction Law
  • Labor Law
  • Government Procurement Law
  • Merger and Acquisition
  • Corporate Law
  • Inbound Foreign Investment
WORKS AUTHORED
  • Chambers & Partners- Global Practice Guides: Employment 2018
  • Global Employer Handbook: Taiwan (published by Employment Law Alliance)
  • Asia Employment Law Quarterly Review (co-authored and co-published between Lee, Tsai and Partners and Mayer Brown JSM)
  • Employee Monitoring Advisory Note: Taiwan (published by DataGuidance)
  • Deficiency and Enhancement of Contract Award Mechanism under the Government Procurement Act (Co-authored, 2008)
  • Application and Limitations of “Consequential Damages” in Major Public Work Contracts (Co-authored, 2002)
  • Economic Analysis of Corporate Reorganization System of R.O.C. (Co-authored, 2000)
  • Economic Analysis of Corporate Reorganization (Thesis, 2000)
QUALIFICATION
  • Admitted to the Bar 1996, Taiwan
EDUCATION
  • University of Pennsylvania (LL.M., 2004)
  • Soochow University, Law School (LL.M., 2000)
  • National Taiwan University (LL.B., 1995)
LANGUAGES
Mandarin and English