Hsi-Mei Chung

The case covers the ongoing Wang family dispute over the inheritance of YC Wang, the billionaire founder of Formosa Plastics Group, one of Taiwan’s most prominent industrial conglomerates, who died in 2008 at the age of 91 without leaving a will.

Published 19 Feb 2021

Reference 6613

Topic Family Business

Industry Chemicals

Region Global

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The case highlights a bloodless succession coup that was over within weeks following the death of the founder of one of the largest conglomerates in Taiwan. In January 2016, Chairman Chang Yung-fa, 88, founder of Evergreen Group, died, leaving a handwritten testament disinheriting his three sons from his first deceased wife.

Published 26 Mar 2018

Reference 6386

Topic Family Business

Industry Transportation/Trucking/Railroad

Region Asia

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