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Supreme Court Rules That Selling Coupons for Plastic Surgery Online is Illegal

Supreme Court Rules That Selling Coupons for Plastic Surgery Online is Illegal

SEOUL, May 7 (Korea Bizwire) — The Supreme Court has ruled that the practice of selling coupons for plastic surgery through online shopping malls and claiming a certain portion of the treatment cost as commission is illegal. The Supreme Court accepted prior court decisions in cases involving an online shopping mall representative and a plastic [...]

Appeals Court Denies Request for Public Disclosure of Documents on Sex Slave Deal

Appeals Court Denies Request for Public Disclosure of Documents on Sex Slave Deal

SEOUL, Apr. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Overturning a lower court decision, an appellate court rejected a request Thursday to make public diplomatic documents related to South Korea’s 2015 deal with Japan over Tokyo’s wartime sex slaves. The Seoul High Court judged that keeping the relevant documents confidential was proper, saying a possible disclosure of the [...]

The Delhi High Court in India Has Issued an Injunction, Restraining Sinopharm Weiqida from Exporting Its “Amoxycillin Trihydrate” Product to India, as It Infringes the Patent of Centrient Pharmaceuticals

The Delhi High Court in India Has Issued an Injunction, Restraining Sinopharm Weiqida from Exporting Its “Amoxycillin Trihydrate” Product to India, as It Infringes the Patent of Centrient Pharmaceuticals

ROTTERDAM, the Netherlands, Feb. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Centrient Pharmaceuticals (“Centrient”), the leading manufacturer of beta-lactam antibiotics, and a provider of next generation statins and anti-fungals, announced that the Delhi High Court in India has granted an injunction against Sinopharm Weiqida Pharmaceuticals and Sinopharm India, restricting the export and/or import into India of its active [...]

Supreme Court Orders Reconsideration of FTC’s US$243 mln Penalty Ruling on Qualcomm

Supreme Court Orders Reconsideration of FTC’s US$243 mln Penalty Ruling on Qualcomm

SEOUL, Feb. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s Supreme Court has found that a 2009 penalty decision by the state antitrust watchdog against U.S. Qualcomm Inc. was not completely lawful, sending the case back to a lower court for reconsideration, court officials said Monday. The Fair Trade Commission (FTC) fined the global chipmaker 273.2 billion [...]