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Asia Competition Association 2011 Annual Conference

- Date : September 16, 2011
- Venue : The International House of Japan (Roppongi, Tokyo)

- Program
Time Category Details
09:00 ~ Registration  
09:20 ~ 09:35 Opening Remarks

Hoil YOON, Chairman, Asia Competition Association; Yoon & Yang LLC
Shiying XU, Vice-Chairman, Asia Competition Association; Professor, East China University of Political Science and Law
Harumichi UCHIDA, President, Japan Competition Law Forum; Mori Hamada & Matsumato

09:35 ~ 09:45 Program Summary and Schedule Kimitoshi YABUKI, Vice-Chairman, Asia Competition Association; Secretary General, Japan Competition Law Forum; Yabuki Law Offices
09:45 ~ 11:15 Session 1
Enforcers Roundtable

We will invite the enforcers from Korea, China and Japan to discuss the recent developments of their respective competition regimes.
Kiljun PARK, Professor, Yonsei University
Harumichi UCHIDA, Mori Hamada & Matsumoto
Young Ho AHN, Commissioner, Korea Fair Trade Commission
Akira GOTO, Commissioner, Japan Fair Trade Commission
Jin SUN, Professor, Law School of Wuhan University
Shengmin ZHI, Director, National Development and Reform Commission

11:25 ~ 12:55 Session 2
Civil Litigation

The speakers will discuss the competition-related civil litigation schemes in their countries and their case laws.
Hideto ISHIDA, Anderson, Mori & Tomotsune
Jian WANG, Professor, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University
Jinyul JU, Professor, Pusan National University School of Law
Kyoung Yeon KIM, Yulchon
Nobuaki MUKAI, Momo-o, Matsuo & Namba
Jiro TAMURA, Professor, Keio University
Yuhui WANG, Professor, Law School of ZhengZhou University

13:00 ~ 14:20 Lunch  
14:20 ~ 15:50 Session 3
Unilateral Conduct

The speakers will discuss the hypothetical case of the royalty rebate, which was used at the 2011 International Competition Network conference in Haag and discuss whether there exists any difference on each country's legal regime on unilateral conduct.
Ohseung KWON, Professor, Seoul National University Law School
Akinori UESUGI, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Makoto KURITA, Professor, Chiba University Law School
Hiromitsu MIYAKAWA, Jones Day
Sang-Seung YI, Professor, Seoul National University Department of Economics
Baisha ZHANG, Guangzhou Foreign Economic Law Office

15:50 ~ 16:00 Coffee Break  
16:00 ~ 17:30 Session 4
Merger Regulation

M&As in the Asian region has recently been more and more active and the merger control rules in Asian jurisdictions have played pivotal roles in global M&As.  This session will address the overview and the latest developments of merger control regulations in Japan, Korea, and China, and the panel consisting of prominent practitioners and scholars from each country will discuss desirable future direction of merger control regime such as filing systems and remedies.
Kenji ITO, Mori Hamada & Matsumoto
Baisha ZHANG, Guangzhou Foreign Economic Law Office
Kei AMEMIYA, Ito & Mitomi / Morrison & Foerster LLP
Joy FUYUNO, Microsoft Corporation
Jae Young KIM, Yoon & Yang LLC
Lizhi NING, Professor, Law School of Wuhan University

17:30 ~ 17:45 Closing Remarks

Toshifumi HIENUKI, Professor, Hokkai-Gakuen University Law School
Chul-kyu KANG, President, Woosuk University
Jian WANG, Professor, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University

18:00 ~ Reception