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Hwa-Jin Kim

William W. Cook Global Law Professor
Member of University of Michigan Law School Faculty 2011-



Forthcoming

  • Co-author. "Favoritism and Corporate Law: The Confused Corporate Opportunity Doctrine in the Hyundai Motor Case." S. H. Lee and S. M. Woodcock, co-authors. Mich. J. Private Equity & Venture Capital L. (Forthcoming).
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Books

  • Editor. Korean Business Law. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2012.
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  • Corporate Finance and Governance. 2nd ed. Seoul: Pakyoungsa, 2012.
  • Commercial Law. 3rd ed. Seoul: Pakyoungsa, 2012.
  • Co-editor. Legal Regulation of the Liability of Members of Management Organs: An Analysis of International Practice. B. S. Black et al, co-editors. Moscow: Alpina Publishers, 2010. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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Journal Articles

  • "Control Premium in Corporate Control Contests." Korean B. Ass'n J. 427 (2012): 81-94.
  • "Buy-back of Redeemable Preferred Shares from Distributable Reserves." Korean B. Ass'n J. 421 (2011): 105-14.
  • "The Financial Services Industry in the Global Financial Crisis." Seoul L. J. 51, no. 3 (2010): 125-80. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Corporate Governance of Banks and Bank Director Liability." Seoul L. J. 51, no. 4 (2010): 151-84.
  • "The Curious Case of Shareholder-Manager Power Struggle." Seoul L. J. 50, no. 2 (2009): 415-49. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "The Case for Market for Corporate Control in Korea." J. Korean L. 8, no. 2 (2009): 227-76. (Published simultaneously in Oxford U. Comp. L. Forum 2 (2009). (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "The Case for Market for Corporate Control in Korea." Oxford U. Comp. L. Forum 2 (2009). (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Freeze-Out of Minority Shareholders Under the Draft New Commercial Code." Seoul L. J. 50, no. 1 (2009): 321-50. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "The Role and Legal Status of the Chief Financial Officers in Large Koren Companies." Seoul L. J. 49, no. 2 (2008): 97-132. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Sanjang hoesa nul oftok'e kyuje hal kosim'ga? / Listed Companies and the Draft New Commercial Code." Seoul L. J. 49, no. 1 (2008): 159-230. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • Co-author. "Legal Liability of Directors and Company Officials Part 2: Court Procedures, Indemnification and Insurance, and Administrative and Criminal Liability (Report to the Russian Securities Agency)." B. Black et al, co-authors. Colum. Bus. L. Rev. 2008, no. 1 (2008): 1-171. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "International Corporate Governance: A Select Bibliography." J. Korean L. 8, no. 1 (2008): 201-26. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Corporate Finance from a Legal Perspective." Seoul L. J. 49, no. 4 (2008): 518-73. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • Co-author. "Legal Liability of Directors and Company Officials Part 1: Substantive Grounds for Liability (Report to the Russian Securities Agency)." B. Black et al, co-authors. Colum. Bus. L. Rev. 2007, no. 3 (2007): 614-799. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Kiop Kyongyongkwon sijung kwa hejip'otu / The Market for Corporate Control and Hedge Fund Activism in Korea." Seoul L. J. 48, no. 1 (2007): 236-79. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Directors' Duties and Liabilities in Corporate Control and Restructuring Transactions: Recent Developments in Korea." Oxford U. Comp. L. Forum 2 (2006). (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Kukjepop un onje, wae chik'yo chinun ka? / Compliance With International Law--Economic Perspectives." Seoul L. J. 45, no. 3 (2004): 212-49. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Cross-Listing of Korean Companies on Foreign Exchanges: Law and Policy." J. Korean L. 3, no. 1 (2003): 1-16. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Toward the "Best Practice" Model in a Globalizing Market: Recent Developments in Korean Corporate Governance." J. Corp. Law Stud 2, Part 2 (2002): 345-66. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Tokil ui kiop kumyung kwa chabon sichang ui ch`oegun pyanhwa / Cross-Listing and Cross-Border Acquisitions of German Companies--Lessons for Korea." Seoul L. J. 43, no. 2 (2002): 28-78. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Taking International Soft Law Seriously: Its Implications for Global Convergence in Corporate Governance." J. Korean L. 1, no. 1 (2001): 1-50. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Living With the IMF: A New Approach to Corporate Governanace and Regulation of Financial Institutions in Korea." Berkeley J. Int'l. L. 17, no. 1 (1999): 61-94. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Markets, Financial Institutions, and Corporate Governance: Perspectives from Germany." L. & Pol'y. Int'l. Bus. 26, no. 2 (1995): 371-405. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)
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  • "Unterschiedliche Abgrenzung der 200 Seemeilen-Wirtschaftszone und des Festlandsockels?" Österreichische Aeitschrift für Öffentliches Recht und Völkerrecht 40, no. 3-4 (1989): 257-92. (Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)

Other Publications

  • "Searching for a Model for Effective Self-Regulation in Korea." Introduction to Self-Regulation in the Korean Securities Market, 7-15. Seoul: Korean Securities Law Association, (2002). (Revised articles originally presented at the International Conference on Self-Regulatory Institutions in the Korean Securities Markets, organized by the Korean Securities Law Association and held at the Korea Stock Exchange, Dec. 7-8, 2001 in Seoul. Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)

Reprints (Articles and other publications reprinted in full and Law Quadrangle)

  • Die Abgrenzung der Wirtschaftszone und die Frage einer dualistischen Abgrenzung: Perspektiven in Ostasien. Europarecht Völkerrecht Studien und Materialien, vol. 24. München: Verlag V. Florentz, 1989. (Originally presented as author's thesis: University of Munich, 1988. Work published when author not on Michigan Law faculty.)


Works in Progress & Working Papers

  • Concentrated Ownership and Corporate Control: Wallenberg Sphere and Samsung Group. Univ. of Michigan Law School, Law and Economics Research Paper Series, no. 14-015. Working Paper, 2014.
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  • Toward Transatlantic Convergence in Financial Regulation. Univ. of Michigan Law & Economics, Empirical Legal Studies Center Working Paper Series, no. 11-004; Univ. of Michigan Public Law Working Paper Series, no. 234. Working Paper, 2011.
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