Between March 8th and 9th, 2019, our partner Frank JIANG and non-equity partner Jing XIE, both as delegates of Zhong Lun Law Firm, attended the World Law Group (referred to as “WLG”) 2019 Asia Regional Conference (referred to as “Conference”) held in Seoul, South Korea. Hosted by Bae, Kim & Lee LLC, Korea, the Conference brought together Asian industry leaders to timely focus on the development of artificial intelligence (referred to as “AI”) from the perspective of law.
The legal practitioners from more than ten countries or regions attended the Conference, apart from Mainland China, Hong Kong Special Administration Region and Taiwan District, which also include Japan, South Korea, Australia, Singapore, India, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, and Philippines. The Conference discussion involved a lively exchange of views on various topics, including legal issues related to AI, inter-firm cooperation and collaboration under the WLG framework, and recent legal and business developments in various jurisdictions. Our partner Frank JIANG and non-equity partner Jing XIE, as delegates of Zhong Lun, actively participated in the discussion and gave informative speeches on cross-regional inter-firm collaboration and recent developments of China's policies on foreign direct investment and overseas direct investment, respectively.