Discussions are underway between the EU and South Korea for an adequacy determination. South Korea has joined the APEC Cross-Border Privacy Rules system. Significant caselaw is developing regarding this country’s 2011 data protection statute as well as its sector-specific laws. This session will provide an up-to-date account of developments in South Korea and analyze the most important compliance hurdles.
Haksoo Ko, Professor of Law, Seoul National University School of Law (South Korea)
Bowon Kwon, Judge, Hongseong Branch of Daejeon District Court (South Korea)
Tae Uk Kang, Partner, Intellectual Property Practice Group, Bae, Kim & Lee (Seoul)