Yong-Sung (Jonathan) Kang

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Assistant Professor of Law

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Curriculum Vitae |


Judicialization from Above or Below? Politics and the Korean Constitutional Court, Law and Society Association, Annual Meeting and 2012 International Conference on Law and Society, Jun. 8, 2012 (Honolulu, HI)

Chair and discussant, Production of Legal Professionals: Myths and Realities, Law and Society Association, Annual Meeting and 2012 International Conference on Law and Society, Jun. 7, 2012 (Honolulu, HI)

Judicialization from Above or Below? Mega-Politics and the Korean Constitutional Court, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Politics and the Judiciary in Northeast Asia, Apr. 17, 2012 (Washington, DC)

Law, Morality and Tradition in East Asian Jurisprudence, Keio Univeristy, East Asian Perspectives on Politics, Workshop V, Dec. 18, 2011 (Tokyo, Japan)

Legality and Morality in Korean Jurisprudence, Yonsei University, Second East Asian Law and Society Conference, Sep. 30, 2011 (Seoul,, Korea)

Tradition and Morality in Korean Jurisprudence, Mediating Tradition: National Courts As Interpreters of Islamic and Confucian Law in Contemporary Asia, Jun. 25, 2011 (Seoul, Korea)

Confucianism and the Rule of Law, Law and Society Association, Annual Conference, Jun. 5, 2011 (San Francisco)

Themes and Linkages, University of Washington School of Law, Symposium on Global Law and Its Exceptions: Globalization, Legal Transplants, Local Reception and Resistance, Feb. 25, 2011 (Seattle, WA)

The Value of Contractual Autonomy, Stetson University College of Law, 6th Annual International Conference on Contracts, Feb. 19, 2011 (Gulfport, FL)

Confucianism and the Rule of Law, University of North Carolina School of Law, Pluralism in Asia, Jan. 14, 2011 (Chapel Hill, NC)

Globalization and Korean Law: Prospects and Reflection, SungKyunKwan University Law School and Ulsan University College of Law, Historical Interpretation and Prospects for East Asian Law and Politics, Oct. 29, 2010 (Seoul, Korea)

Legal Education as a Legal Transplant, Joint Yonsei Law School-Chuo Law School Centennial Conference, Sep. 3, 2010 (Seoul, Korea)

Lost in Transplantation? Theory and Practice in the Transmission of Global Legal Scripts, Constitutional Court of the Republic of Korea, Jun. 28, 2010 (Seoul, Korea)

Comparative Korean Law, SungKyunKwan University Law School, Jun. 12, 2010 (Seoul, Korea)

Moderator, What Drives Judicial Behavior?, Law and Society Association, Annual Conference, May 30, 2010 (Chicago)

Panelist, Democratization in China and Taiwan, Law and Society Association, May 29, 2010 (Chicago, IL)

Is There Any Pluralism Left?, Asian Law Institute, Law in a Pluralist Asia: Challenges and Prospects, May 26, 2010 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)

Legal Confucianism, University of California, Davis, Law Review Symposium, The Asian Century?, Feb. 26, 2010 (Davis, CA)

Lost in Transplantation?, University of British Columbia Faculty of Law, Judicial Reform in Asia, Oct. 21, 2009 (Vancouver, BC, Canada)

The Challenges of Legal Education: A Comparative and International Perspective, Korea University Law School, Invited Faculty Seminar Series, Sep. 16, 2009 (Seoul, Korea)

The Why of Comparative Law, Yonsei University Law School, Sep. 15, 2009 (Seoul, Korea)

The Value of Contractual Autonomy, University of California, Davis School of Law, 15th Annual Conference of Asian Pacific American Law Faculty, Works-in-Progress Panel, May 27, 2009 (Davis, CA)

Commentator for paper presented by Mary Szto, “Finding Chinese Law in ‘Other’ Places: Gods, Kin, and Guilds,” 15th Annual Conference of Asian Pacific American Law Faculty, University of California, Davis School of Law, March 27-29, 2009., Mar. 27, 2009

Panelist, Mary Szto, Finding Chinese Law in "Other" Places: Gods, Kin, and Guilds, University of California, Davis School of Law, 15th Annual Conference of Asian Pacific American Law Faculty, Mar. 27, 2009 (Davis, CA)

The Value and Practice of Comparative Jurisprudence: Korea, University of California, Davis School of Law, 15th Annual Conference of Asian Pacific American Law Faculty, Mar. 27, 2009 (Davis, CA)

Panelist, The Value and Practice of Comparative Jurisprudence: Korea, University of California, Davis School of Law, 15th Annual Conference of Asian Pacific American Law Faculty, Mar. 27, 2009 (Davis, CA)

Our Understanding of Implied Terms, Imperfectly Expressed, Pace University School of Law, Conference on the Enduring Legacy of Wood v. Lucy, Lady Duff-Gordon, Nov. 8, 2007 (White Plains, NY)

Korean Law in U.S. Comparative Law Teaching and Scholarship, University of Washington School of Law, Conference on Selected Topics in Korean Law, Dec. 8, 2006 (Seattle)

Washington State Bar Association, International Section, Foreign Lawyer Host Reception, Dec. 6, 2006

Raising the Profile of Korean Legal Studies in U.S. Comparative Law Teaching and Scholarship, SungKyunKwan University College of Law, Methods of Legal Education in the Global Era, Mar. 17, 2006 (Seoul, Korea)

Panelist, Mutual Funds and Hedge Funds: The Fees for Professional Investment Advice, Fordham University School of Law, Jan. 31, 2005 (New York, NY)

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