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Mergers & Acquisitions
Transfer of Management Rights of Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (Hanwha Ocean) and Investment from Hanwha Group
BKL Advises on SK hynix’s Global Offering of US$1.7 Billion 1.75% Convertible Bonds due 2030
Establishment of a first joint-venture electric vehicle battery cell production plant in Indonesia by LG Energy Solution and Hyundai Motor
BKL Legal UpdateRECENT DEVELOPMENTS IN KOREA’S ONLINE PLATFORM REGULATIONS2023-11-20
BKL Legal UpdateWhether the issuance of new unlisted shares to shareholders of merged company upon merger is a gift of profits subject to gift tax upon listing of the shares (Seomyeon-2023-Bubgyujaesan-2223, August 23, 2023)2023-11-14
BKL Legal UpdateScope of unjust enrichment if VAT is paid due to both parties mistakenly believing that it is subject to VAT even though the transaction qualifies for VAT exemption (Supreme Court Decision, 2019Da200126, August 18, 2023)2023-11-14
BKL Legal UpdateWhether a credit card company’s share of the discount amount is excluded from the tax base for education tax (Seoul Administrative Court Decision, 2021Guhap67732, 2022Guhap54443, October 12, 2023)2023-11-14
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Eunyoung Row Listed Among “ALB Asia 40 Under 40 2023”
Eunyoung Row, a partner at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (“BKL”), has been named among “Asia 40 Under 40 2023” by Asian Legal Business (“ALB”). A total of two persons were selected in Korea, including BKL’s Eunyoung Row.
BKL Signs MOU with Leading Middle East Law Firm Matouk Bassiouny
On September 5, Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (“BKL”) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Matouk Bassiouny, a regional law firm in the Middle East & North Africa (“MENA”) region, in order to provide active and effective legal services to Korean companies that wish to make inroads and investment into the region.
Sangchul Kim named Among Asia’s Super 50 Disputes Lawyers
Sangchul Kim, partner at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC, has been named among “Asia Super 50 Disputes Lawyers 2023” by Asian Legal Business (ALB).
29 BKL Experts Named ‘Leading Practitioners’ in Who’s Who Legal: Korea 2023
29 BKL experts have been recognized in the 2023 Korean edition of the National Guides published by the global media outlet, Who’s Who Legal (“WWL”).
Bae, Kim & Lee LLC Holds Roundtable Meeting with Ambassador of Vietnam to the Republic of Korea
On May 26, Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (“BKL”) hosted a roundtable on Korea-Vietnam economic cooperation and Vietnam's future development. The event featured the participation of Ambassador Nguyen Vu Tung, representing the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to the Republic of Korea. Wide-ranging discussions were held among 20 attendees including diplomats from the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and BKL attorneys.
BKL Promotes AI Policy Research and Establishment of Governance in the Financial Sector
Recently, many companies have been expanding their investments in the adoption of artificial intelligence (“AI”), and it is expected that research and investment in AI within the financial sector will accelerate even further, especially due to the surge in popularity of ChatGPT.
Jung Won Hwang named as Rising Star of the Year at the IFLR APAC Awards 2023
Bae, Kim & Lee (“BKL”) associate Jung Won Hwang has been named as the “Rising Star of the Year” at the IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards 2023 hosted by the IFLR (International Financial Law Review).
9 BKL Attorneys Named Thomson Reuters’ ‘Stand-out Lawyers 2023’
9 BKL experts have been recognized in the 'Stand-out Lawyers 2023' list by Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals.
Seong Soo KIM named as one of ‘Top 15 North Asia Litigators 2023’
Seong Soo KIM, partner at Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (“BKL”) has been selected as one of ‘Top 15 North Asia Litigators 2023’ by Asian Legal Business ("ALB"). He is one of 5 Korean lawyers included in the ranking.
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