Charles Chen is an associate partner at Formosa Transnational Attorneys at Law, a full-service law firm in Taiwan, where he has been a member of the firm’s technology law division since 2002. His practice focuses on intellectual property, corporate commercial matters, franchising, licensing, competition/antitrust matters, legal compliance and emerging technologies. Mr Chen assists well-known global companies with franchising in Taiwan and provides advice and service with respect to all aspects of business, such as incorporation plans, employment arrangements and legal compliance issues, including reviewing franchising agreements and disclosure documents in accordance with the Taiwan Fair Trade Commission guidelines and other related regulations. He also assists with a comprehensive range of IP strategies and services, including prosecution and enforcement.