In order to enrich academic exchanges between UC Irvine School of Law and KU School of Law, and to celebrate the establishment of the American Law Center of Korea University, the two schools will hold joint conference as follows:
Time: May 18 Morning - May 19 Lunchtime (inclusive), 2017
Venue: Korea University Law School, CJ Law Hall # 512
Day 1: May 18, 2017
Welcoming and Congratulatory Remarks
- Kim Kyuwan, Dean of Korea University Law School
- Yeom Jae-Ho, President, Korea University
Inauguration of American Law Center
- Park Kyung-Sin, Director of American Law Center
“Legal Education in 21st Century”, Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean & Distinguished Professor of Law, Raymond Pryke Professor of First Amendment Law, UC Irvine Law School (delivered by Prof. L. Song Richardson)
“Constitutional Adjudication in Korea and Development of Democracy” Lee Jung-Mi, Endowed Professor, Former President of the Korean Constitutional Court, Korea University
“A Fresh Start with Firm Commitment: Korea University’s Legal Education”, Chai Lee-Sik, Professor Emeritus, Korea University
SESSION 1 Private Law Segment
Moderator - Lee Hwang, Professor of Korea University
Presentation 1 "Fostering Private Equity Using a Law-First Approach"
Speaker - Summer Kim, Assistant Professor of Law & Director, Korea Law Center, UC Irvine Law School
Discussant - Myoung Soon-Koo, Professor of Korea University
Presentation 2 "Curation, Law, and the Diffusion of Hip Hop in South Korea"
Speaker - Funmi Arewa, Professor of Law & Director, Center on Africa and the Law, UC Irvine Law School
Discussant - Lee Dae-Hee, Professor of Korea University
SESSION 2 Public Law Segment
Moderator - Kim Ha-Yurl, Professor of Korea University
Presentation 3 "Cognitive Bias & Decision-Making in the Criminal Justice System: Challenges and Solutions"
Speaker - L. Song Richardson, Professor of Law & Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, UC Irvine Law School
Discussant Kang Soo-Jin, Professor of Korea University
Presentation 4 "Three Challenges in Freedom of Speech in A Digital Age"
Speaker - David Kaye, Professor of UC Irvine Law School, UN Special Rapporteur of Freedom of Expression; Sarah Choi, Fellow, Korea Law Center at UCI Law School
Discussant - Kang Pyoung-Geun, Professor of Korea University
Day 2: May 19, 2017
SESSION 3 International Law & Jurisprudence Segment
Moderator- Kim Keechang, Professor of Korea University
Presentation 5 "Judicial Parochialism and Cosmopolitanism: Foreign Judgments in U.S. Courts"
Speaker - Chris Whytock, Professor of Law & Professor of Political Science, UC Irvine Law School
Discussant - Shin Chang-Sop, Professor of Korea University
Presentation 6 "From Professional monopolies to magic circles. Evolving mechanisms in the control of lawyer supply"
Speaker - Bryant Garth, Chancellor’s Professor of Law, UC Irvine Law School
Discussant - Kim Je-Wan, Professor of Korea University