Mr. Shay specializes in E-commerce and Internet, Intellectual Property Rights, Mergers & Acquisitions, Telecommunications, Media and Information Technology.
Mr. Shay's practice focuses on high tech industry transactions with an emphasis on international intellectual property rights and regulatory issues arising under the various communications laws. His Intellectual Property practice includes cross border investments involving technology transfer and licensing, joint ventures, anti-counterfeiting programs (including criminal prosecutions, law reform, and regulation advise), litigation and enforcement matters, as well as E-commerce and on-line trading issues. He handles on an ongoing basis complex regulatory issues involving communications laws and regulations such as impact in-bound media and telecommunication infrastructure investments. He is also active in legal advisory work including strategic planning, contract negotiation and dispute resolution.
Among other things, his experience with leading international companies includes advising multinational telecom companies on corporate and regulatory issues in Taiwan including consortium building and bidding on GSM/PCS, liberalization regarding international submarine cable landing station, VOIP, and 3G cellular phones and a full range of transactions including digital satellite TV, multiple cable system operators, internet data centers, internet Portals, ASP, ICP in Taiwan involving start-up planning, private placements, Mergers and Acquisitions, contract negotiation and litigation. He represents one of the world's largest entertainment system manufacturers on its global anti-counterfeiting program including strategic planning, copyright border control, domestic criminal prosecution and lobbying activities.
Mr. Shay is a frequent speaker in various communications law forums on regulatory reform and market investments.
Mr. Shay was selected as leading lawyer of Information Technology and Telecommunications (Asia Law & Practice, Leading Lawyers 2008) and appointed the president of Globalaw for the year of 2011. Globalaw, the international law group, is an independent law firms network comprises more than 100 law firms in 160 cities.
National Taiwan University (LL.B., 1985)