Michael Sung graduated from Fujen Catholic University in 1995 and was admitted to the Taipei Bar not long after. He was previously with Qilin International Law Office before joining JTJB-Taipei to handle corporate and I.P. matters.
Michael has litigated on a wide range of commercial matters before the Taiwanese Courts and specializes in corporate, trademark, copyright and fair trade law. He has acted for a number of electronic, apparel and beverage companies on matters concerning parallel imports, trademark infringements and counterfeiting. His extensive experience in the field of competition law and unfair trading has taken him to lobby in Taiwan for a well know brand of alcoholic beverage. He has also been involved in the market surveys of infringement products for another beverage company. Michael is currently permanent legal counsel for a well known brewery in the Netherlands. He is also regularly instructed by a Dutch Brewery with a global reputation to advise and act on an array of issues concerning commercial, labor, corporate and I.P law.
Michael represented one of the main defendants in the high profile "Top Pot Bakery" anti-insider trading criminal action in relation to violations of the Taiwan Securities Transactions Act.
On the corporate law side, Michael is retained counsel to a number of companies in Taiwan. He handles all corporate law matters which includes business registrations, labor problems, listings, stock and asset purchase, joint ventures and mergers. His recent work includes the corporate acquisition of a major orchid nursery in the United States by Taiwanese buyers.