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ENFORCEMENT DECREE OF THE ACT ON FAIR TRANSACTIONS IN LARGE FRANCHISE AND RETAIL BUSINESS

Presidential Decree No. 23476, Dec. 30, 2011

Amended by Presidential Decree No. 23864, jun. 19, 2012

Presidential Decree No. 24436, Mar. 23, 2013

Presidential Decree No. 25840, Dec. 9, 2014

Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016

Presidential Decree No. 27751, Dec. 30, 2016

Presidential Decree No. 28211, Jul. 26, 2017

Presidential Decree No. 28580, Jan. 9, 2018

 Article 1 (Purpose)
The purpose of this Decree is to provide matters delegated by the Act on Fair Transactions in Large Franchise and Retail Business and other matters necessary for enforcement thereof.
 Article 2 (Matters to be Stated in Contracts)
(1) “Matters of a contract prescribed by Presidential Decree, such as the form of a transaction, etc.” in Article 6 (1) of the Act on Fair Transactions in Large Franchise and Retail Business (hereinafter referred to as the “Act”) means the following: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 28580, Jan. 9, 2018>
1. Transaction type, transaction item, and transaction period;
2. Method of delivery, place, and date of delivery;
2-2. Quantity of the goods provided or prepared for sale by suppliers, in cases of a contract under which a certain quantity of goods should be supplied;
3. Means of payment for goods and date of the payment;
4. Terms and conditions for returning goods;
5. Sales floor rent (limited to sales floor tenants), sales revenue, or handling charges to be deducted by large franchise and retail business operators from the sales of goods (limited to buying operation under special contract or sales on commission and on consignment), and the expenses additionally borne by suppliers, other than sales revenue or handling charges;
6. Where the employees or other persons (hereinafter referred to as “employee, etc.”) hired by suppliers or sales floor tenants (hereinafter referred to as “supplier, etc.”) are dispatched, conditions of the dispatch of employee, etc., whether or not the burden of dispatch cost is shared and any conditions of such cost sharing;
7. Where a sales incentive is granted, matters referred to in the subparagraphs of Article 12;
8. Where a store has multiple sales floors, location and size of the sales floors, whether or not the sale floors’ facility and equipment cost is shared and any conditions of such cost sharing.
(2) Notwithstanding paragraph (1), television home shopping business operators among the large franchise and retail business operators (referring to a person who has obtained approval of the Minister of Science and Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to engage in the business of using broadcasting channels of special programming for promoting and selling goods under the proviso to Article 9 (5) of the Broadcasting Act) shall specify the following in writing: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 24436, Mar. 23, 2013; Presidential Decree No. 28211, Jul. 26, 2017; Presidential Decree No. 28580, Jan. 9, 2018>
1. Matters referred to in paragraph (1) 1, 2, 2-2, and 3 through 5;
2. Number of times being broadcasted and timing;
3. Personnel expenses incurred for a potential cast member, whether or not the burden is shared, and the terms and conditions of such burden sharing;
4. Terms and conditions of delivery of goods ordered by consumers;
5. Where a consumer cancels or returns purchase of the goods, conditions of delivery and handling of the goods cancelled or returned.
(3) Notwithstanding paragraph (1), an online shopping mall business operator among the large franchise and retail business operators (referring to a person who runs a retail business using the web-site) shall specify the following in writing: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 28580, Jan. 9, 2018>
1. Matters referred to in paragraph (1) 1, 2, 2-2, 3 and 4;
2. Matters referred to in paragraph (2) 4 and 5.
 Article 3 (Confirmation of Details of Contract)
When the supplier, etc. requests a large franchise and retail business operator to confirm details of the contract pursuant to Article 6 (4) of the Act, the request shall be made in writing specifying the following: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 28580, Jan. 9, 2018>
1. Date of contract;
2. Kind of the goods;
2-2. Quantity of the goods provided or prepared for sale by suppliers, in cases of a contract under which a certain quantity of goods should be supplied;
3. Means of payment for the goods and date of the payment;
4. Other matters that can help identify details of the relevant contract.
 Article 4 (Method, etc. of Notification and Answer)
(1) A notification or answer under Article 6 (4) and (5) of the Act shall be made by way of content certified mail or other means which allow objective confirmation of the details of the notification or answer or of whether or not it is received (where electronic documents are used, the certified electronic signature under subparagraph 3 of Article 2 of the Digital Signature Act shall be used therein).
(2) The notification and answer under paragraph (1) shall be sent to the address or E-mail address of the large franchise and retail business operators and the supplier, etc.
(3) The Fair Trade Commission may determine and distribute a form necessary for the notification and answer under paragraph (1).
 Article 5 (Document Preservation)
The documents that shall be preserved by the large franchise and retail business operators pursuant to Article 6 (8) of the Act shall be as follows (including those prepared, sent/received or stored in electronic form using a computer or other devices with data-processing capability; hereafter the same shall apply in this Article):
1. Documents stating contract details pursuant to Article 6 (1) of the Act;
2. Documents stating details of the notification and answer pursuant to Article 6 (4) and (5) of the Act;
3. In connection with the reduction of price pursuant to the proviso to Article 7 (1) of the Act, documents stating the list of goods, quantity, date of reduction of price, contractually-agreed price of goods, grounds for reducing price and the amount of reduction;
4. Documents stating the date, amount and means of payment (where payment of the goods sold is made by a bill, including the date of presenting, amount and maturity of the bill) of the goods sold under Article 8 (1) of the Act and the itemized amount deducted from the amount of the goods sold;
5. Details of payment of interest paid pursuant to Article 8 (2) of the Act;
6. Documents stating the list, quantity, date of placing order, ordered quantity, date of receipt, received quantity of the goods whose receipt is refused or delayed pursuant to the proviso to Article 9 of the Act, and the documents stating grounds for such refusal or delay;
7. Documents stating the list, quantity, type of transaction, date of return of goods, amount of transaction and the grounds for return of the goods returned pursuant to Article 10 (1) of the Act (including the documents expressly stating the conditions of return under Article 10 (1) 1 and 6 of the Act and the documents along with their evidentiary materials submitted by the supplier under Article 10 (1) 7);
8. Documents signed or affixed with signature and name by each of the large franchise and retail business operator and the supplier, etc. pursuant to Article 11 (2) of the Act in connection with his/her contracting for a sales promotional event and the documents on implementing the sales promotional event;
9. Documents signed or affixed with signature and name by each of the large franchise and retail business operator and the supplier, etc. pursuant to Article 12 (2) of the Act in connection with his/her contracting on the conditions of dispatch of the employee, etc. and the documents on detailed work records of the dispatched employee, etc. (as in the case of Article 12 (1) 2 of the Act, including the documents used by the supplier, etc. when he/she voluntarily requests for dispatch of the employee, etc.);
10. Documents submitted by a large franchise and retail business operator, for him/her to request for management information, to the supplier, etc. pursuant to Article 14 (2) of the Act;
11. Where the cost of sales floor facilities is compensated pursuant to Article 16 of the Act, documents stating the grounds for and amount of compensation;
12. In cases of causing the supplier, etc to purchase merchandise coupons for justifiable reasons pursuant to subparagraph 1 of Article 17 of the Act, documents stating the details of issuance, sale and collection of merchandise coupons;
13. In cases of changing the location, size or facilities of a sales floor of the supplier, etc. for justifiable reasons pursuant to subparagraph 8 of Article 17 of the Act, documents stating standards of the change and details of consultation thereof;
14. In cases of changing the terms of a contract under each subparagraph of Article 13 (2) for justifiable reasons pursuant to subparagraph 9 of Article 17 of the Act, documents stating details of consultation thereof.
 Article 6 (Period of Return and Price Reduction of Fresh Agricultural, Marine and Stock Farm Products)
(1) The term “period prescribed by Presidential Decree” prescribed in Articles 7 (2) and 10 (2) of the Act means the period from the time when a supplier supplies fresh agricultural, marine and stock farm products until a large franchise and retail business operator finishes inspection and purchase of the products.
(2) The period in paragraph (1) shall not exceed two days, unless an extraordinary reason arises to the contrary.
 Article 7 (Refusal/Delay of Receipt of Goods)
The term “reasons prescribed by Presidential Decree, such as where the supplied goods have been damaged due to the reasons attributable to the supplier” prescribed in the proviso to Article 9 of the Act means the following:
1. Where the supplied goods have been damaged due to the reasons attributable to the supplier;
2. Where the supplied goods are defective;
3. Where the supplied goods differ from those ordered by the large franchise and retail business operators;
4. Where the goods concerned are supplied after a certain period of time during which the said goods are supposed to be intentively sold;
5. Other circumstances corresponding to any of subparagraphs 1 through 4 where a large franchise and retail business operator has a justifiable reason to delay or refuse receipt of the goods concerned.
 Article 8 (Cases of Permitting Return of goods by Franchisers)
Cases where a franchisee is permitted to return goods to a supplier in accordance with Article 10 (1) 8 of the Act shall be limited to those where a franchiser returns to the supplier the goods that were previously returned to the franchiser by a franchisee after closure of his/her business. In this case, any goods that cannot be re-sold shall not be returned.
 Article 9 (Contract Details concerning Bearing of Sales Promotion Expenses)
Matters concerning sales promotion expenses that shall be contracted by the large franchise and retail business operators and the suppliers, etc. in accordance with Article 11 (1) of the Act shall be as follows:
1. Name, nature and period of a sales promotion event;
2. Items of the goods to be sold through a sales promotion event;
3. Scale and detailed use of the expenses to be incurred for a sales promotion event;
4. Ratio of the economic benefits which the relevant sales promotion event is expected to bring the large franchise and retail business operators and the supplies, etc.;
5. Ratio of sharing the expenses incurred for sales promotion and the amount thereof.
 Article 10 (Matters of Contract concerning Dispatched Employee, etc.)
(1) Matters that shall be contracted by a large franchise and retail business operator who accepts dispatched employees, etc., in accordance with the proviso to the portion other than each subparagraph of Article 12 (1) of the Act shall be as follows:
1. Number of the employees, etc.;
2. Work period and business hours of the employees, etc.;
3. Details of work to be carried out by the employees, etc.;
4. Whether or not the burden of personnel expenses is shared and the conditions thereof.
(2) Where a large franchise and retail business operator accepts dispatched employees, etc. in accordance with Article 12 (1) 1 of the Act, the expenses to be borne by him/her shall be as follows:
1. Personnel expenses of the dispatched employees, etc.;
2. Food expenses or transportation expenses, and other actual expenses incurred by the dispatched employees, etc.;
3. Other expenses incurred by the dispatched employees, etc. in selling the goods and carrying out work related thereto at the large franchise and retail business operators’ stores.
 Article 11 (Prohibition of Request for Management Information)
(1) The term “management information prescribed by Presidential Decree” in Article 14 (1) 3 of the Act means the following:
1. Information on production cost of the goods supplied or sold by the suppliers, etc.;
2. Sales amount, periodical sales and other sales-related information of the goods supplied by the suppliers, etc. to other business operators or sold by the suppliers, etc. at the stores of other business operators;
3. Timing, frequency, and transaction conditions, etc. of the sales promotion event conducted by the suppliers, etc. at the stores of other business operators and other information related to the sales promotion event;
4. Inherent distinctive names and passwords of the electronic data-sharing computer network used by the supplier, etc. in his/her transaction with another business operator and other information necessary for accessing the computer network.
(2) Matters that shall be stated in writing where the large franchise and retail business operators request for management information in accordance with Article 14 (2) of the Act shall be as follows:
1. Purpose of requesting for the provision of management information;
2. Matters related to the maintenance of confidentiality of the requested information, such as a method for confidentiality maintenance, and matters related to compensation for damages in the event where a confidential information is infringed;
3. Date of requesting and providing management information and the method of providing the same;
4. Matters that can objectively prove the inevitability of requesting management information.
 Article 12 (Matters of Contract concerning Provision of Sales Incentive)
Matters that shall be contracted by a large franchise and retail business operator, in order for him/her to receive a sales incentive, with a supplier in accordance with Article 15 (2) of the Act shall be as follows:
1. Type and name of sales incentives;
2. Purpose, timing and frequency of paying sales incentives;
3. Ratio or amount of sales incentives;
4. Standard and procedure for determining sales incentives;
5. Ground, standard and procedure for altering sales incentives.
 Article 13 (Prohibition, etc. of Request for Purchase of Merchandise Coupons)
(1) Price and quantity of the supplied goods at the ordinary markets under subparagraphs 2 and 3 of Article 17 of the Act shall be determined after overall consideration of the following:
1. Real condition of supplying goods by suppliers;
2. Change in supply and demand conditions for raw materials;
3. Change in market demand;
4. Change in quantity of production or import of goods;
5. Whether or not there exist other grounds that may affect the price fluctuations or quantity of the supplied goods.
(2) The term “terms of contract prescribed by Presidential Decree, such as the ratio of a sales incentive” prescribed in subparagraph 9 of Article 17 of the Act means either of the following:
1. Ratio or amount of sales incentive;
2. In cases of the buying operation under special contract or sales on commission and on consignment, sales revenue or handling charges to be deducted by the large franchise and retail business operators from the amount of the sales of goods.
 Article 14 (Council Meetings)
(1) Where the chairperson of the dispute mediation council for the transactions in large franchise and retail business under Article 20 (1) of the Act (hereinafter referred to as "council") convokes the plenary meeting under Article 22 (1) of the Act or where a member representing public interest intends to convoke the small meeting under Article 20 (1), relevant council members shall be notified in writing of the date and time, venue, and agenda of the said meeting no later than seven days prior to the convocation of such meeting: Provided, That the foregoing shall not apply in cases of urgency.
(2) Meetings of the council shall not be disclosed: Provided, That parties in dispute or other interested persons may be allowed to attend the meetings where deemed necessary by the chairperson.
 Article 15 (Application for Dispute Mediation)
(1) The term “document stating the matters prescribed by Presidential Decree” in the main sentence of Article 25 (1) of the Act means those stating the following:
1. Names and addresses of the applicant and the requested person (where the party in dispute is a corporate person, the corporate person’s name, location of its principal office, representative person’s name and address);
2. Where a person has his/her agent, the agent’s name and address;
3. Reason of an application.
(2) The document under paragraph (1) shall be accompanied by the following documents:
1. Documents proving the causes and facts of an application for dispute mediation;
2. Where a person’s agent files an application, the agent’s power of attorney;
3. Other evidentiary documents or materials that are necessary for dispute mediation.
 Article 16 (Selection of Representative)
(1) Where multiple number of persons jointly file their applications for dispute mediation, the applicants may appoint a maximum of three representatives therefrom.
(2) Where the applicants do not appoint their representatives under paragraph (1), the chairperson may recommend the applicants to appoint their representatives.
(3) Where the applicants change their representatives, they shall give immediate notice thereof to the chairperson.
 Article 17 (Supplementation, etc. of Application for Mediation)
(1) When an application for mediation filed under Article 15 is deemed incomplete, the chairperson shall request the relevant applicant to supplement the application within a prescribed reasonable period.
(2) The period required for supplementing an application under paragraph (1) shall be disregarded for the purpose of computing the period referred to in Article 26 (6) 3 of the Act. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016>
 Article 17-2 (Initiation of Mediation Procedure)
To initiate the mediation procedure under Article 26 (1) of the Act, the council shall notify the parties in dispute of the mediation number, the date of initiating the mediation, etc. without delay, and shall record specific details about the parties in dispute and the dispute in the management register.
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016]
 Article 18 (Ascertaining Facts by Disputing Parties, Etc.)
(1) To request the parties in dispute to attend in person pursuant to Article 26 (3) of the Act, the council shall give notice of the date and place to the parties in dispute by not later than seven days prior to the requested date of attendance: Provided, That the council may otherwise determine such period in cases of urgency or with the consent of the parties in dispute. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016>
(2) Upon receipt of the notice given pursuant to paragraph (1), the parties in dispute may submit their written opinions in advance, where extenuating circumstances exist that prevent them from attending the council.
 Article 19 (Grounds for Termination of Mediation)
“Where any cause or event prescribed by Presidential Decree occur” in Article 26 (5) 3 of the Act means any of the following circumstances: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016>
1. Where the applicant fails to supplement his/her application within the specified period of supplementation without good cause;
2. Where the applicant is deemed to have filed his/her application for mediation to gain unjust benefits;
3. Where it is deemed inappropriate to mediation a dispute in light of the nature of the dispute;
4. Where the applicant has filed an application for mediation of the same dispute twice or more for with the same purpose;
5. Where the applicant has reported the case same as the disputed already mediated by the council to the Fair Trade Commission and the case is referred to the council;
6. Where the applicant withdraws his/her application for mediation.
 Article 20 (Termination, etc. of Mediation)
Where the council dismisses an application for mediation or terminates the mediation procedure in accordance with Article 26 (7) of the Act, it shall prepare a mediation termination report stating the following and report to the Fair Trade Commission along with a copy of the mediation termination report: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016>
1. General status of the parties in dispute;
2. Details of the dispute;
3. Issues of mediation;
4. Grounds for dismissing the application for mediation or for terminating the mediation procedure.
 Article 21 (Mediation, etc. of Dispute)
Where a dispute is mediated pursuant to Article 27 (1) of the Act, the council shall prepare a mediation protocol stating the following and then report the mediation outcomes to the Fair Trade Commission along with the copy of the aforementioned protocol attached:
1. General status of the parties in dispute;
2. History of the dispute;
3. Issues of mediation;
4. Results of mediation.
 Article 22 (Succession to Status of Disputed Parties)
(1) Where a party in dispute becomes unable to continue mediation before termination of the mediation procedure due to his/her death, incompetency or other reasons, the council may have a person who has succeeded status pursuant to the Acts and subordinate statutes succeed status of the said party in dispute.
(2) A person who intends to succeed status of the party in dispute in accordance with paragraph (1) shall file a written application with the council.
(3) The council shall, upon receipt of the application under paragraph (2), without delay review the application to determine whether or not the succession is effected and shall give written notice thereof to the applicant.
 Article 23 (Notification of Filing of Lawsuit, etc.)
When a party in dispute brings a lawsuit or files an application for arbitration concerning the case in question after filing an application for dispute mediation, he/she shall give immediate notice thereof to the council.
 Article 24 (Detailed Operating Rules of Council)
Except as otherwise prescribed by this Decree, matters necessary for organization, operation and mediation procedure, etc. of the council shall be determined by the chairperson of the council after deliberation and resolution of the council.
 Article 25 (Reporting Violations and Giving Notice of Contents of Reports)
(1) A person who intends to file a report in accordance with the former part of Article 29 (1) of the Act shall submit a document stating the following to the Fair Trade Commission: Provided, That the person may file a report by phone or orally if it is urgently required or inevitable: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016>
1. Name/address of the reporter;
2. Address of the person reported, representative’s name and details of business;
3. Details of the violation committed by the person reported;
4. Other matters that help clarify the details of the violation.
(2) The Fair Trade Commission shall give a document to ascertain whether a reporter gives consent as provided for in the following directly to the reporter or send it by mail (including electronic mail; hereafter the same shall apply in this Article) within 15 days from the date of receipt of the report filed under paragraph (1): <Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016>
1. Consent to the Fair Trade Commission’s giving notice to the large franchise and retail business operator involved of the fact that it has received a report;
2. Consent to giving notice of the reporter and the contents of the report when giving notice under paragraph (1).
(3) Every reporter shall notify the Fair Trade Commission of the fact that he/she gives consent as provided for in the subparagraphs of paragraph (2) in writing within 15 days from the date of receipt of the document given or sent under paragraph (2), and where the reporter fails to notify within the aforementioned period, such reported is deemed to not giving consent under paragraph (2). <Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016>
(4) The Fair Trade Commission shall give a document stating the fact that it has received a report, the reporter and the contents of the report directly to the large franchise and retail business operator involved or send it by mail within 7 days from the date of receipt of the notification under paragraph (3). <Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016>
 Article 26 (Payment of Reward)
(1) Offenses committed in violation of the Act, reporting of which is to be rewarded pursuant to Article 29 (4) of the Act, shall be those violating the provisions of Articles 6 (1) through (3), 7 through 10, 11 (1) through (4) and 12 through 18 of the Act.
(2) A person to be awarded pursuant to Article 29 (4) of the Act shall be the person who reported or gave information on the offenses under paragraph (1) and submitted for the first time any evidentiary material that helps prove such offenses: Provided That a business operator who commits any offense in breach of the Act shall be excluded herefrom.
(3) With regard to the standard and procedure, etc. of the payment of rewards, the provisions of Article 64-7 (3) through (7) of the Enforcement Decree of the Monopoly Regulation and Fair Trade Act shall apply mutatis mutandis. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 23864, Jun. 19, 2012>
 Article 27 (Recommendation Procedures for Corrective Measures)
Written correction under Article 33 (1) of the Act shall be recommended, stating the following:
1. Offenses committed in violation of the Act;
2. Recommendation;
3. Deadline for correction;
4. Deadline for sending notification of consent or refusal;
5. Measures in the event of refusal of consent.
 Article 28 (Penalty Surcharges)
(1) The criteria for imposing penalty surcharges referred to in Article 35 of the Act shall be as specified in attached Table 1. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 28580, Jan. 9, 2018>
(2) Matters necessary for imposing a penalty surcharge shall be determined and publicly notified by the Fair Trade Commission, except as otherwise prescribed by paragraph (1).
 Article 29 (Re-Examination of Regulation)
The Fair Trade Commission shall examine the appropriateness of the following every three years, counting from each base date specified in the following (referring to the period that ends on the day before the base date of every third year) and take measures, such as making improvements: <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 27751, Dec. 30, 2016>
1. Matters to be stated in contracts pursuant to Article 2: January 1, 2017;
2. Confirmation of details of the contract and method of notification and answer pursuant to Articles 3 and 4: January 1, 2017;
3. Scope of the documents to be preserved by the large franchise and retail business operators pursuant to Article 5: January 1, 2017;
4. Deleted. <by Presidential Decree No. 27751, Dec. 30, 2016>
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 25840, Dec. 9, 2014]
 Article 29-2 (Criteria for Imposition of Administrative Fines)
Criteria for the imposition of administrative fines provided for in Articles 41 (1) through (4) of the Act shall be as specified in attached Table 2. <Amended by Presidential Decree No. 28580, Jan. 9, 2018>
[This Article Newly Inserted by Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016]
ADDENDUM
This Decree shall enter into force on January 1, 2012.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 23864, Jun. 19, 2012>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on June 22, 2012.
Articles 2 through 7 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 24436, Mar. 23, 2013>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation.
Articles 2 and 3 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 25840, Dec. 9, 2014>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on January 1, 2015.
Articles 2 through 16 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 27504, Sep. 21, 2016>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on September 30, 2016.
Article 2 (Applicability concerning Initiation of Mediation Procedure)
Amended Article 17-2 shall begin to apply from an application or a request for mediation filed or made after this Decree enters into force.
Article 3 (Applicability concerning Notification of Contents of Reports)
Amended Article 25 (2) through (4) shall begin to apply from a report filed after this Decree enters into force.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 27751, Dec. 30, 2016>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on January 1, 2017. (Proviso Omitted.)
Articles 2 through 12 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 28211, Jul. 26, 2017>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation: Provided, That amendments to the Presidential Decrees which were promulgated before this Decree enters into force but the enforcement dates of which have not yet arrived, among the Presidential Decrees amended by Article 8 of the Addenda, shall enter into force on the enforcement dates of the respective Presidential Decrees.
Articles 2 through 8 Omitted.
ADDENDA <Presidential Decree No. 28580, Jan. 9, 2018>
Article 1 (Enforcement Date)
This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its promulgation.
Article 2 (Applicability to Matters to Be Entered in Writing)
The amended provisions of Article 2 (1) 2-2, Article 2 (2) 1, Article 2 (3) 1, and subparagraph 2-2 of Article 3 shall apply beginning with a contract concluded between a large franchise and retail business operator and a supplier after this Decree enters into force.