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Korean Ministry of Justice and KFTC to Abolish KFTC’s Exclusive Criminal Referral Right and Share Concurrent Jurisdiction over Hard-Core Cartel Conduct
  • Yulchon LLC
  • South Korea
  • August 22 2018

In a ground-breaking development, on August 21, 2018, the Korean Ministry of Justice (KMOJ) and the Korea Fair Trade Commission (KFTC) signed an


Updates on Disputes Landscape: Copyright Disputes Relating to Music Clearance in Retail Stores Expected to Increase in Korea
  • Yulchon LLC
  • South Korea
  • August 6 2018

Following a key Korean Supreme Court decision in 2016, the Korea Music Copyright Association ("KOMCA"), one of the collective music rights


2018 Tax Law Amendments Proposal (International Tax)
  • Yulchon LLC
  • OECD
  • July 31 2018

The Ministry of Strategy and Finance ("MOSF") announced its proposed tax law amendments for 2018 (the "2018 Tax Amendments") on July 30, 2018


Status and Outlook Regarding North Korea Economic Sanctions
  • Yulchon LLC
  • North Korea, South Korea
  • July 24 2018

The recent inter-Korean summit in Panmunjeom in April 2018, and the United States (“US”)-North Korea summit in Singapore in June 2018, have brought


Korean Ministry of Employment and Labor Publishes Explanatory Note on Working Hours
  • Yulchon LLC
  • South Korea
  • July 4 2018

"Working hours" refers to any hours spent by an employee as a subordinate under the employer's implicitexplicit direction and supervision. To


Korean Ministry of Employment and Labor Publishes Explanatory Note on Working Hours
  • Yulchon LLC
  • South Korea
  • July 4 2018

Understanding what constitutes an employee's working hours is more important than ever, due to recent amendments to the Korean Labor Standards Act


Korean data protection authority publicly announced the names of companies which were recently sanctioned for violation of the Personal Information Protection Act
  • Yulchon LLC
  • South Korea
  • July 3 2018

On June 26, the Ministry of Interior publicly disclosed the names of 20 companies which have been sanctioned due to violation of the Personal


Substantial Risks Created for Foreign Companies by New Korean Regulations on the Taking of Technical Materials and Ideas from SMEs
  • Yulchon LLC
  • South Korea
  • May 28 2018

New regulations protecting small and medium enterprises ("SMEs") from improper influence exerted by large companies will come into effect in the near


Reform of Financial Supervisory Service’s Supervision Process of Privately Placed Funds
  • Yulchon LLC
  • South Korea
  • May 10 2018

On April 26, 2018, Financial Supervisory Service ("FSS") held a briefing session on the revision of supervision process of privately placed funds. FSS


Impacts and Implications of President Health Care Initiative (“Moon Jae-In Care”) - Issues and Challenges Faced by Moon Jae-In Care
  • Yulchon LLC
  • South Korea
  • April 13 2018

This is Part 2 of a three-part report prepared by Yulchon LLC's Healthcare Team on "Moon Jae-In Care", the most talked-about industry topic in 2018