The jurisdiction of the Korea Fair Trade Commission (KFTC) often extends beyond administrative enforcement and into the purview of criminal enforcement. In close cooperation with the firm’s Antitrust & Competition Practice, Yoon & Yang’s Criminal Defense Practice offers integrated services to meet various legal needs of clients related to the initial KFTC investigations and investigations conducted by the Prosecutors’ Office and the National Police Agency.

Key Services

  • Criminal defense and advice related to KFTC investigations
  • Criminal defense related to cartels
  • Criminal defense related to unfair affiliate transactions
  • Criminal defense related to violations of the Subcontracting Act
  • Criminal defense with respect to investigations by the Prosecutors’ Office

Representative Cases

  • Company D’s defraudation case
  • Honam high-speed railway collusion case
  • Company H’s and Company HS’s violation of the Subcontracting Act case
  • Collusion cases concerning vaccines
  • Collusion cases concerning concrete mixer trucks