500 Startups and SEUM launched the latest iteration of the “START Docs” (standardized term agreement for raise transactions) for early stage investments in Korea.
The Korea Bar Association’s IT & Blockchain Special Committee (the “Committee”) has published a “Blockchain-Cryptocurrency FAQs” that answers frequently asked questions regarding blockchain and cryptocurrency which includes contributions from SEUM Managing Partner and Committee Chairman Hoseok Jung.
SEUM has been recognized in the Corporate and M&A sector in Korea in the 2020 edition of IFLR1000 as a notable firm in the field.
SEUM has been recognized again as a “Recommended Firm” in Korea in the Technology and Telecommunications sector for the 2020 edition of Asialaw Profiles: The Guide to Asia-Pacific's Leading Domestic and Regional Law Firms.
SEUM attended the world’s largest blockchain conference Consensus 2019 in New York as the only Korean law firm to receive a formal invitation.
On March 15, 2019, corporate partner Steve Ahn participated in a panel discussion titled “Evolution of the Blockchain Ecosystem: An In-depth Discussion on the Legal Landscape and Project Trends” at the Global Blockchain Foundation’s Blockchain Investors Summit held in Singapore.
On March 12, 2019, corporate partner Joonbum Cheon participated in a STO presentation sponsored by Coinstreet titled “STO Private Roadshow in Seoul.”
On March 14, 2019, corporate partner Seungkyu Byun led a seminar for startups and entrepreneurs at the Busan Venture Tower in Busan, Korea for a startup program called the “Leading Venture Startup Assistance Program” (선도벤처연계 창업지원사업 교육프로그램 in Korean) sponsored by Collz Dynamics, a startup accelerator.