Sean Y. S. Liu

Associate Partner
EXPERIENCE
  • Attorney, Lee, Tsai & Partners, Attorneys-At-Law (2009-present)
  • Attorney, Chen & Lin, Attorneys-At-Law, (2005-2007)
  • Attorney, Mchains International, Attorneys-At-Law (2001-2003)
PREVIOUS PROJECTS AND CASES
  • Construction, Government Procurement and Built-Operate-Transfer Project
  • -Advising the Taipei City Government in its contract dispute with Farglory Dome Co., Ltd regarding the “Taipei City Government Large Interior Arena Construction and Operation Project” and representing the TCG in the arbitration.
    -Advising the Taipei City Government its contract dispute with Bdr Der Property Development Co., Ltd. regarding the “Taipei City Government Kuang-tz Construction and Operation Project” and representing the TCG in the arbitration.
    -Representing Asia Pacific Telecom Co., Ltd. in its objection and complaint under the Government Procurement Act against the Ministry of Education regarding the “Improvement Plan of Taiwan Advanced Research & Education Network – Purchase of100G Backbone Network Equipment” project.
    -Advising the Bureau of High Speed Rail of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications in the contractual and government procurement-related disputes in the “Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Access MRT System Project (ME01)”
  • Antitrust, Unfair Competition and Fair Trade Law
  • -Representing ELNA Co., Ltd. in an antitrust lawsuit.
    -Representing Taiwan Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. in dealing with the Taiwan Fair Trade Commission’s investigation into relevant competition-related matters.
    -Representing Funai Electric Co., Ltd. in applying for pre-merger approval with the Fair Trade Commission.
  • Corporate Fundraising, M&A, Joint Venture, Development, Licensing, Procurement, Distribution and Agency
  • -Advising several startups and technology companies in blockchain-related businesses and drafting relevant contracts.
    -Representing a private equity firm in resolving an investment dispute with its investors.
    -Advising the major shareholders of Marketech International Corp. and drafting contracts with respect to a 2018 tender offer.
    -Representing the Carlyle group in relevant lawsuits and provisional injunction matters regarding the sale of its shares of Eastern Broadcasting Co., Ltd.
    -Representing nine Europe-based importers of stainless fasteners in dealing with commercial disputes with Taiwan exporters.
    -Advising DMG Entertainment Group in purchasing the shares of Eastern Broadcasting Co., Ltd.
    -Advising InterServ International Co., Ltd. in its private fundraising with WEGAMES Corporation.
    -Advising Test Rite International Co., Ltd. in selling its shares of Tong Lung Metal Industry Ltd.
FIELDS OF EXPERTISE
  • Laws in relation to Construction, Government Procurement and Built-Operate-Transfer Project
  • Antitrust, Unfair Competition and Fair Trade Law
  • Corporate Fundraising, M&A, Joint Venture, Development, Licensing, Procurement, Distribution and Agency
QUALIFICATION
  • Admitted to the Bar 2001, Taiwan
EDUCATION
  • University of Michigan (LL.M., 2009)
  • National Chengchi University (LL.M., 2005)
  • National Chengchi University (LL.B., 1999)
LANGUAGES
Mandarin and English