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Date(s) - 31 Aug 2017
8:30 am - 4:35 pm

Lotte Hotel Seoul


Lotte Hotel Seoul

30, Eulji-ro, Jung-Gu
Seoul, Korea, 04533

Online Registration

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Please complete the registration form below and an acknowledgment will be sent to you by email. Each workshop will be hosted by a private practice law firm or a professional service provider. Places are strictly limited. If the event is full, your name will be placed on a waitlist.

Note: Registration for the In-House Congress is not open to private practice lawyers and non-co-hosting recruiters, due diligence companies and consultancies.

Event Agenda:

08.30 – 09.00 Registration
09.00 – 10.35 Welcome Remarks by Patrick Dransfield, Director,

“The Path to Excellence”
• How to benchmark the In-House Team’s evolution?
• What is the role of External Providers to assist the In-House Team along this path?
A discussion with Paul Cho, Vice President/ Lead Counsel, GM Korea Company; Jun Hee Kim, General Counsel/ Executive Vice President, Hyundai Heavy Industries; Sarah Chung, NEA Legal Counsel/ Compliance Officer, Syngenta; Yong-Jae Chang, Partner, Lee & Ko; June Yeum, Partner, Global Dispute Resolution Practice, Clyde & Co; and moderated by Patrick Dransfield, Publishing Director, Asian-mena Counsel and Co-Director, In-House Community

10.35 – 11.05 Networking Coffee Break
11.05 – 12.25 Practice Area Workshop – Session A

  • 신정부 공정거래 정책 방향 – 재벌개혁과 갑을관계 보호 Direction of Competition Enforcement of New Administration – Reform of Conglomerates and Protection of Transacting Party Relationship (to be presented in Korean) – Yoon & Yang LLC
  • Cyber Security Strategy: The Rules of the Game – K&L Gates LLP
  • Emergency or Interim Relief – Where To Go, Local Courts or Arbitration – Bae, Kim & Lee LLC and Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre
12.25 – 13.35 Lunch
13.35 – 14.55 Practice Area Workshop – Session B

  • Latest Trends in M&A in Korea:
    – Antitrust/Competition Issues (to be presented in Korean) – Lee & Ko
  • Building the Team – The Critical Role of In House Counsel in Resolving Construction Disputes – Reed Smith
  • Are You Really Here? What Recent Developments in Permanent Establishments and Value Added Tax Mean to Your Company – Yulchon LLC
14.55 – 15.15 Networking Coffee Break
15.15 – 16.35 Practice Area Workshop – Session C

  • Will Cryptocurrencies Have a Soft-Landing in Korea? ― Emerging Regulatory Framework on Virtual Currencies (to be presented in Korean)– Bae, Kim & Lee LLC
  • 세무조사의 개념과 법적 쟁점 – 판례동향을 중심으로 The Concept and Legal Issues of Tax Investigation – the Trend of Judicial Precedents (to be presented in Korean) – Yoon & Yang LLC
16.35 Day Close and Prize Draw (1 Accommodation Voucher & 3 Dining Vouchers for Banyan Tree Seoul)


Bookings are closed for this event.