DR&AJU advises clients on antitrust issues, the Monopoly Regulation and Fair Trade Act and other Korean competition laws. Our Antitrust Team has played an essential role in designing business strategies for clients starting or expanding operations in Korea. We have long-established contacts with the national agencies charged with the enforcement of antitrust regulations and having a firm grasp of the complex and ever-shifting world of antitrust law.
Recent WorkRepresented KIKO in litigation.
Represented KEPCO and KHNP in a claim based on abuse of power issues.
Reviewed the proposal of Kookmin and Korea Exchange Bank merger.
Represented HiteJinro in a case related with dishonest advertisement.
Advised on business ventures between HiteJinro and Samjin ENG.
Advised HiteJinro on Commercial and Sponsor Contract.
Advised GS Retail on a Franchise Agreement.
Advised Samsung Fire & Maine Insurance on Insurance Product Agreements and fair trade issues.
Represented the Fair Trade Commission in adjudication on a constitutional complaint of Samsung Life against the Fair Trade Commission.
Represented the Fair Trade Commission in litigation proceedings in regards to the revocation of measures of correction between the Fair Trade Commission and domestic companies (Hyundai Oil Bank, Hyundai Motors).
Represented the Republic of Korea in litigation for damages caused by price fixing of several oil companies, including S-Oil.