On March 28, 2018, as part of its blockchain seminar series, SEUM will host a discussion regarding “Issues Related to Reverse ICOs.” SEUM’s fourth blockchain seminar will be held at the Korea Foundation for Advanced Studies, 18th floor. Managing Partner Hoseok Jung will share insights and thoughts on variety of matters.
On March 16, 2018, SEUM corporate partner Steve Ahn will participate in a panel discussion at the 28th IPBA Annual Meeting and Conference (The Inter-Pacific Bar Association). During a session titled “Venture Capital in Asia – Key Differences Compared to the Silicon Valley Model of Venture Capital,” Steve and other panelists will discuss and share insights on Asia’s VC trends.
SEUM advised retail tech company ZOYI Corporation, a Korean startup that develops technology to improve the shopping experience of online and offline commerce, with respect to its Series B funding round that raised 450 million yen (about USD $4 million) from both Korean and international venture capital funds such as Global Brain, Colopl Next and others.
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- SEUM Advises Toss Lab on KRW 5.5 Billion Funding Round 2018. 1. 19
- SEUM Advises Fluenty on Asset Transfer 2017. 12. 5
- SEUM Advises ZOYI Corporation for Series B Funding 2017. 11. 3
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