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Breakfast Meeting with Chairman of the Korea Fair Trade Committee 2018-03-08 16:29:51

The Sogang University ICT Law and Economy Institute, Korea university ICR Center and Korea Fair Trade Practice Group hosted a meeting with Kim Sang-Jo, Chairman of Korea Fair Trade Committee.
 

  W
e were able to hear about the Korea Fair Trade Commission's 2018 fair trade policy direction, which strives to raise the quality of life for the people through fair market economy establishment.


 
The core driving force is to: 1) prevent abuse of large enterprises 'economic power; 2) establish a fair trade base between large and small businesses; 3) promote innovation competition; and 4) protect consumers' interests.


 
Professors in academia, legal practitioners, professionals from various global and domestic companies as well as experts from various fields attended.
 

Date : June 23, 2018 (Fri) 07: 00-09: 00

Venue : Royal Ballroom, Sheraton Seoul Palace Gangnam Hotel, 1st floor

Hosted by
The Sogang University ICT Law and Economy Institute, Korea University ICR Center, Korea Fair Trade Practice Meeting

Sponsor: Seoul National University Competition Law Center

 

- Event contents -

07:00 - 07:30 Registration and Greetings

07:30 - 08:00 Breakfast

08:00 - 08:30 2018 Korea Fair Trade Commission Policy Direction

08:30 - 09:00 Breakfast Meeting Q & A





International Seminar on "Platform competition and Data innovation" 2017-12-04 15:59:50

 The ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University held an international seminar on Platform competition and Data innovation.


Emeritus Professor at Seoul National University Kwon OhSeungthe formal chairman of the Korea Fair Trade Commission and Mr. Shin DongKwon, the Secretary General of the Korea Fair Trade Commission gave a congratulatory speeches.


Part 1 discusses Platform competition and growth in the mobile ecosystem, and Part 2 discusses Data innovation opportunities and improvements.


 Professors from academia, policy practitioners, global business people from all over the world, as well as experts from various fields including legal practitioners, attended and showed enthusiastic discussions and participation.




Date and Time:  13:30 - 17:30, 7th, Nov, 2017

Venue: 2F,  International Conference Room, Korea Federation of Banks, Jung-Gu, Seoul

Hosted by: The ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University



Congratulatory Speech (1) : Emeritus Professor at Seoul National University Kwon OhSeung, the Formal Chairman of the Korea Fair Trade Commission

 

Congratulatory Speech (2) : Mr. Shin DongKwon, the Secretary General of the Korea Fair Trade Commission


All Moderators : Hong, DaeSik (Lawschool, Sogang University)




First Panel Discussion

 

Topic : Platform competition and Growth in the Mobile ecosystem

Moderators : Lee SangKyu (Prof, Chungang University)

Panelists : Christopher Yoo (Prof, Univ. Pennsylvania)

                  Hill Wellford (Attorney, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP)

                  Fredrik Erixon (ECIPE(European Centre for International Political Economy))

                  Choi Joseop (Prof, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies)

                  Cheon HyeSeon (Center Manager, Media & Future Institute)



Second Panel Discussion

 

Topic : Data innovation Opportunities and Improvements

Moderators : Hill Wellford (Attorney, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP)

Panelists : Fredrik Erixon (ECIPE(European Centre for International Political Economy))

                  Christopher Yoo (Prof, Univ. Pennsylvania)

                  Lee KyungWon (Prof, Dongguk University)

                  Na SungHyun (Manager, Korea Information Society Development Institute)

                  Kang JungHee (Senior Attorney, Samsung)














A seminar on "Competitive Legal Approach to Global Joint Venture - Focused on Transportation Business" 2017-10-27 14:59:27



The ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University held a seminar on "Competitive Legal Approach to Global Joint Venture - Focused on Transportation Business" together with Law Firm(LLP) Yulchon, Law Firm Lee&Ko.


  We discussed the competitive legal issues that may arise in the contractual JV through contracts, focusing on the regulation cases in the aviation and shipping industry in advanced countries such as the US and EU.



  Through seminars, it was a meaningful time to get to know the in-depth discussions of relevant academic professors as well as legal practitioners and economic analysts.



Date and Time: 21th, Sep, 2017, 14: 00-15: 50

Venue: 18th Floor, Textile Center, 518 Teheran-ro, Gangnam-gu 

Hosted byThe ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University,  

                    Law Firm(LLP) Yulchon and Law Firm Lee&Ko.



Opening Address. Senior staff attorney. Yoon Seri (Law Firm(LLP) Yulchon)



Panel Discussion 


   Moderator Park Sum-bum (Law Firm(LLP) Yulchon)


   Panel 1. Hong, Daesik (Lawschool, Sogang University)


   Panel 2. Shin, Dongjun (Dr, Law Firm Lee&ko)


   Panel 3. Jung, Sehoon (US Lawyer, Law Firm (LLP) Yulchon)


   Panel 4. Choi, Joseop (Department of LD, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies)













A Seminar on "Law and Policy Issues on Platform Competition and Data-Driven Economy" 2017-09-19 13:54:05

The ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University held a seminar on "Law and Policy Issues on Platform Competition and Data-Driven Economy".


 Part 1 discusses the various characteristics of platform competition, legal and policy issues based on it, and Part 2 discusses the legal and policy issues arising from the characteristics of the data-centric economy.



It was a meaningful time to discuss prominent professors and practitioners in law and economics, discuss platform competition and data-driven economics, and draw implications.



Date and Time: Aug. 31, 2017, 14: 00-18: 00

Venue: 19th Floor Press Conference room, Press Center

Hosted byThe ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University



Keynote Address. Prof. Seong Hoon Jeon (Department of Economics, Sogang University)



Presentation 1. Key features of platform competition, recent trends, policy implications


   Moderator Hong Dae-sik (Law School, Sogang University)


   Presenter 1. Tying or a New Business Model? Google's MADA Controversy

                Kwon, Nam - Hoon (Department of Economics, Konkuk University)


   Presenter 2. Platform Economy and Competition Policy

             Kim, Sung Hwan (Department of Economics, Ajou University)


  Presenter 3. Implications of Platform Competition - Focusing on Market Abuse Cases

             Joo, Seung-Ryul (Law School, Busan ​​National University)


  Presenter 4. European Digital Single Market & Competition Policy on Big Data

             Choi, Joseop. (Department of LD, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies)


  Presenter 5. Platform Competition

             Hill Wellford (Partner Lawyer at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius in US)




Presentation 2. Issues in Data-Driven Economics: Big Data, Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence

   Moderator Dr. Dong-Pyo Hong (Lawfirm Lee&KO)


  Presenter 1. Machine Learning and Market Competition: Some Preliminary Thoughts

             Ko, Hak-Soo (Lawschool, Seoul National University)


   Presenter 2. Algorithms in Platform Economy: Legal Implications

             Kim, Do-Hoon (Dept. of Business Administration, Kyung Hee University)


   Presenter 3. Big Data related consumer / competition protection

             Nam Jae-hyun (Department of Economics, Korea University)


  Presenter 4. Big Data, Algorithms, and Artificial Intelligence

             Hill Wellford (Partner Lawyer at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius in US)























A Seminar on "Legal․Economic analysis of patent abuse cases of standard essential patent holders" 2017-05-19 13:15:06


The Law and Market Economy Center affiliated to the Legal Research Institute at Sogang University, (the former body of the Sogang University ICT Law and Economy Institute) held an international academic seminar on "LegalEconomic analysis of patent abuse cases of standard essential patent holders“

 

This seminar began with Keynote Speeches by Madero (Deputy director, European Commission) and Prof, Sungkyunkwan University, HoYeol Jung (Former Chairman of the Korea Fair Trade Commission)


 

Date and Time : 14:30 pm  18:00 pm, May 4, 2015

Venue : The Conference hall, Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Hosted by : ICT Law and Economy Institute, Law firm Lee&KO

 

The First Main Speech - “Legal analysis of patent abuse cases of standard essential patent holders”

 

   Speaker : DaeSik Hong (Prof, Sogang University)

 

 

The Second Main Speech - “Economic interpretation of FRAND commitment”

 

   Speaker : SangSeung Yi (Prof, Seoul National University)


 

Moderator : HyunYoon Shin  (Vice President, Yonsei University)

 

Panelists : SeMin Park (Manager, Korea Fair Trade Commission)

                  Seunghan Oh (Prof, Ajou University)

                  HoYoung Lee (Prof, Hanyang University) 

                  DongPyo Hong (Advisor, Law Firm Lee&ko)

 

A seminar on "Post regulation in broadcasting and communication for competition and user protection" 2017-05-18 17:56:50

 

The ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University held a seminar where the academics, business, regulatory authorities and stakeholders in the field of broadcasting and communication gathered to seek the effective utilization of post regulation measures about ‘Post regulation in broadcasting and communication for competition and user protection’.

 

This seminar was composed of and proceeded with keynote speech by Prof. DaeSik Hong(Sogang University), six main speeches and panel discussion sessions after the beginning of opening remarks by standing member of a committee. SamSeok Ko (Korea Communications Commission).

 

 

Date and Time : 13:30 pm  18:00 pm, December 28, 2016

Venue : The Press conference hall, 19F, Korea Press Center

Hosted by : ICT Law and Economy Institute

 

 

The First Main Speech - “Broadcasting telecommunication Combined Sales and Post-regulation”

 

   Speaker : JunYong Park (Attorney, Bae, Kim & Lee)



The Second Main Speech - “Pay-TV channel deals and post-regulation”

 

   Speaker : KaeOh Kim (Researcher, KISDI)

 

 

The Third Main Speech - “TV home shopping transactions and post-regulation”

 

   Speaker : JongKwan Lee (Expert member, Sejong)

 

 

Panelists : JaeWon Kang (Prof, Dongkuk University)

                  SeungHan Shin (Manager, Korea Communications Commission)

                  SungOk Yoon (Kyunggi University)

                  EunKi Cho (SungkongHoe University)

 

 

 

The Fourth Main Speech - “Applying the Fair Trade Act to the Broadcasting and Telecommunication Market and Implications”

 

   Speaker : TaeHee Hwang (Prof, Sungshin Woman’s University)

 

 

The Fifth Main Speech - “Broadband Internet access and post-regulation”

 

   Speaker : SeungHyuk Han (Attorney, Yulchon)

 

 

The Sixth Main Speech - “Online platform trading and post-regulation”


   Speaker : MinCheol Park (Attorney, Kim & Chang)

 

 

Panelists : JaeChoel Kim (Manager, Korea Communications Commission)

                   Sangheon Lee (Director, Sk Telecom)

                   YoungJoo Lee (Prof, Seoul National University of Science and Technology)

                   SungJin Choi (General manager, Korea Internet Corporations Association)

                   Dongwon Lee (Manager, Korea Fair Tade Commission)



A seminar on "Deregulation policy of radio wave entry regulation" 2017-05-16 14:24:20

The ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University held a seminar on "Deregulation policy of radio wave entry regulation" at Inchon University.

 

Prof. Lee SungYup of Sogang University took charge of proceeding the seminar. The seminar was composed of speeches about Analyzing the demand characteristics of frequency related to the use of radio waves in new industries like Drone, IoT, telemedicine, discussing cases of overseas case and improving of legal system.

 

 

Date and Time : 14:00 pm 17:30 pm, November 18, 2016

Venue : ICT College, Inchon University(Songdo Campus)

Hosted by : ICT Law and Economy Institute

 

 

The First Main Speech - “The use of overseas radio waves for radio wave applications such as drone, IoT, and telemedicine, and implications"

 

Speaker : ChanHyung Jung (the director of the headquarters, Korea Radio Promotion Association)

 

 

The Second Main Speech - “Status and characteristics of frequency demand for new technology such as drone, IoT, telemedicine"

 

Speaker : KwangIl Hwang (Inchon University)

 


The Third Main Speech - “Comparing and analyzing the compatibility of the frequency demand of the new technology and Existing radio wave utilization law, Legal system improvement plan"

 

Speaker : SungHyun Bang (Attorney, Kim & Chang)

 

 

Panelists : MinSu Shin (Hanyang University)

                  TaeOh Kim (KISDI)

                  DaeSik Hong (Sogang University)

                  YunKyung Kim (Chief Official, Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning)

                  MinYoung Cho (Chief Official, Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning)



A Seminar on "Sharing Economy and Regulation Policy" 2017-05-15 16:46:22


The ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University held a seminar on "Sharing Economy and Regulation Policy" with Korea University ICR Center and Law Firm Yulchon.

 

Sharing Economy contributes to market competition, increase consumer welfare, and create new jobs through the sharing, exchange, and lending of idle resources.

 

There is a need to actively discuss various issues and regulatory policies in the related field in order to appropriately utilize and establish Sharing Economy in a situation where there is a high interest in the shared economy all over the world.

 

The ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University has invited various experts from relevant regulatory agencies, corporations and academia to discuss the economic and social effects of regulated economies and regulatory policies, as well as their implications.


 

Date and Time : 14:00 pm 18:00 pm, January 19, 2017

Venue : Conference Hall 17F, Textile Center, Teheran-Street 518, Gangnam-gu, Seoul

Hosted by : ICT Law and Economy Institute, Korea University ICR Center and Law Firm Yulchon

 


The First Main Speech - “Economic·Social Effects of sharing economy (Economics, Competition Law, Consumer Protection, etc.)"

 

Moderator : Hwang Lee (Korea University)

 

Speaker1 : Social and Economic Benefits of Sharing Economy

                 - ByungTae Lee (KAIST)

 

Speaker2 : A Sharing Economy and Consumer Welfare : A View of US Competition Authority on Sharing Economy

                - SoonSik Joo (Law Firm Yulchon)

 

Speaker3 :  The mid-to-long-term comprehensive measures for intelligence information society in response to the fourth industrial revolution

                - JungWon Kim (Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning)

 

  

The Second Main Speech - “Sharing Economy and Regulations"

 

Moderator : DaeSik Hong (Sogang University)

 

Speaker1 : Direction of regulatory innovation for Sharing Economy 

                - Sungyup Lee (Sogang University)

 

Speaker2 : A Sharing Economy System Design

                - SunJoo Hwang (KDI)

 



Panelists : TaeHoon Kim (Ministry of Culturen, Sports and Tourism)

                 Yongwoo Seok (OSHARE)

                 SeungMin Lee (Law Firm Yulchon)

Seminar on Policy for Improvement of Competition Structure in the Broadcasting and Telecommunications Market 2017-05-12 15:37:13


The ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University held a seminar on Ideal Policy direction of the Telecommunications Market in conjunction with Government’s Policy announcement and Legislative trend.

 

This seminar was composed of and proceeded with three main speeches and panel discussion sessions after the beginning of opening remarks by Prof. Lee Sangbok, Sogang University Law School Dean.



Date and Time : 09:30 am 12:10 pm, November 17, 2015

Venue: Yein Hall, Sejong Center for the Performing Arts

Hosted by : ICT Law and Economy Institute and Social Science Korea (SSK) Research Group at Songang University



The First Main Speech - “Broadcasting and communications Market Competition Status and Measuring Market Dominance Transfer”

 

Speaker: MinSoo Shin (Hanyang University)



The Second Main Speech - “Some Improving Agenda of Competition restrictions of Bundling”

 

Speaker: ByungMin Kang (Kyunghee University)



The Third Main Speech - “The Promotion of Competition in the Telecommunications Market for Legislative Improving Measures”

 

Speaker: DaeSik Hong (Sogang University)

 


Panel Discussion

Moderator : SungYup Lee (Sogang University)

Panelists : MinChoel Park (Attorney, Kim & Chang)

                 JungEun Park (Attorney, BAE, KIM & LEE LLC)

                 Jungwook Byun (Korea National Defense University)

                 SeokHyun Han (Seoul YMCA Manager)

New Issues and Legal Tasks of Personal Information Protection in the Big Data Era 2017-05-12 15:27:33


The ICT Law and Economy Institute at Sogang University held the seminar about “New Issues and Legal Tasks of Personal Information Protection in the Big Data Era“ together with Korea University ICR Center and TEK&LAW, LLP on March 18, 2016.

 

 

This seminar began with greetings remarks by Commissioner of Korea Communications Commission, KiJoo LEE. And This seminar was composed of and proceeded with Three main speeches and three panel discussion sessions.

 

 

 

Date and Time : 13:30 pm  18:00 pm November 11, 2016

Venue : Yein Hall, Sejong Center for the Performing Arts

Hosted by : ICT Law and Economy Institute at Songang University, Korea University ICR Center and TEK&LAW LLP.

 

 

The First Main Speech - “Improvement Measures for thePersonal Information Protection Legal System for Platform Industry Development”

  

Speakers  & Panelists

 TaeUn Koo (Managing Partner, TEK&LAW, LLP)

 Hyunkyung Kim (Seoul National University of Science and Technology)

 Borami Kim (Attorney, Law Firm Nanum)

 MiHwa Jung (Attorney, Law Firm Namsan)

 

 

The Second Main Speech - “Issues of Big Data and Competition Law”

 

Speakers  & Panelists

Hwang Lee (Korea University)

DaeSik Hong (Sogang University)

SangJoo Lee (Executive Director, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd)

HakSoo Ko (Seoul National University)

Darren Tucker (Attorney, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP)

 


The Third Main Speech - “Issues and Legal Tasks of Location Based Service Regulations”

 

Speakers  & Panelists

YongHyuk Cho (Korea Legislation Research Institute)

YoonJung Choi (Division Director, Korea Communications Commission)

DaeYong Baek (Attorney, Law Firm Sejong)

SeongYeob Lee (Sogang University)

HaeYeol Lee (Senior Vice President, SK Telecom)