Yoon LLP is pleased to announce that Ms. Jin Liu, previously Senior Counsel to the firm, has become a Partner at the firm. Ms. Liu has many years of experience working on diverse corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint venture and strategic alliances, investments, formation of partnership and limited liability companies, and drafting and […]
Charles Yoon was presented with the Chamber’s Excellence Award during the 40th Anniversary Gala of the Korean American Chamber of Commerce in Greater New York. The Award was given in recognition of Charles Yoon’s professional achievements as well as his contributions to the Community.
The National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) has named Yoon & Kim LLP as the 2016 Asian Pacific American-Owned Law Firm of the Year. NAPABA created the Asian Pacific American-Owned Law Firm of the Year Award to recognize Asian Pacific American-Owned law firms that have achieved prominence and distinction while maintaining the highest ethical […]
Yoon & Kim litigators prevailed after presenting and cross examining witnesses at a hearing in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York on a motion for a finding of contempt against a client’s former employee for violating the Court’s preliminary injunction. The Court also granted the application for legal fees […]
The Yoon & Kim litigation team secured a preliminary injunction in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York for its insurance brokerage agency client, enjoining a former high-ranking employee from violating the terms of a non-competition clause.
The firm’s litigators secured Bankruptcy Court approval for a settlement with a client of the former Dewey & LeBoeuf law firm. The settlement is one of many that our litigators have reached as attorneys’ fee collection counsel to the Trustee of the Secured Lender Trust administering the estate of Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP.
Yoon & Kim litigators successfully moved to dismiss multiple causes of action for alleged federal securities law violations as well as other causes of action against over a dozen defendants in the United States District Court of New Jersey. The case had attracted media attention in the Korean American press. The Court dismissed all claims […]
The Yoon & Kim litigation team won summary judgment on behalf of a commercial landlord dismissing a tenant’s breach of contract and fraud claims in an action pending before the New York Supreme Court in Queens County. The Court also ruled in favor of the commercial landlord on the counterclaims, awarding judgment on the lease […]
Charles Yoon presented a talk in Korean entitled “Preventing Contractual Disputes and Effective Case Management” at the Marriott Hotel in Teaneck, New Jersey. The event was organized by the Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency (“KOTRA”) and the Korean Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the U.S.A. (“KOCHAM”).
The deadline for reporting a U.S. person’s interest in a non-US bank account during 2014 is fast approaching. Any U.S. citizen or greencard holder, regardless of whether he resides outside of the United States, must disclose these accounts to the U.S. Government by June 30, 2015. The reporting requirement, commonly referred to as “FBAR” (now […]