Rich Lin

  • Admitted to Taiwan Bar
  • Taiwan Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Adjunct Professor
  • Graduate Institute of Law and Interdisciplinary Studies 
  • College of Law, National Chengchi University

  • Duke University Graduate School of Law (LL.M.)
  • National Taiwan University (B.A.)

Areas of Expertise

Mergers and Acquisitions Capital Markets and Securities Securities and Tax Litigation Trust Law


  • Lawyers and Accountants' Criminal Liabilities under the Securities and Exchange Act (April 2003)
  • Shareholders' Appraisal Rights in M&A Transactions (April 2003)
  • An Explanatory Note on the Securities Investors' Protection Law (March 2003)
  • A Practical Guide to Issues Involved in Cross-border Mergers and Acquisitions (January 2003)
  • Tax Avoidance or Tax Evasion? (November 2002)
  • An Analysis on Legal Protections for Securities Investors and Futures Dealers (October 2002)
  • Issues to Consider in Conducting Tax Administrative Procedures (July 2002)
  • A Survival Guide for Traditional Industries (June 2002)
  • Taxation: A New Perspective (February 2002)
  • Planning For the Future: A Guide for High-Tech Companies (October 2001)
  • Financial Derivative Products: Legal, Practical and Risk Management Issues (April 2000)
  • The Art of M&A: A Legal Guide (September 1999)
  • The Art of M&A: A Practical Guide (May 1999)
  • Financial Institutions M&A: Structural Planning (March 1999)
  • Employee Stock Options (December 1998)
  • Re-considering the Tax Treatment of Issuance of Warrants (August 1998)
  • Mergers and Acquisitions: A Tax Perspective (April 1996)
  • Legal Controversies Concerning Evaluation of Shares of A Private Company (February 1996)
  • A Commentary on the Principle of "Taxing on the Transaction's Substance" (Tax Journal, Vol. 1693)
  • Taxing Pension Funds (Tax Journal, Vol. 1583)
  • Tax Aspects of Real Estates Securitization (Tax Journal, Vol. 1576)
  • Tax Arbitrage and Tax Shelters (Tax Journal, Vol. 1561)
  • How Are Swaps Taxed? (Tax Journal, Vol. 1558)
  • Tax Treatment of Beneficiary Certificates (Tax Journal, Vol. 1554)