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
Bowon Kwon, Judge, Hongseong Branch of Daejeon District Court, South Korea
Tae Uk KANG,  Partner, Intellectual Property Practice Group, Bae, Kim & Lee LLC (Seoul)

10:10 am – 11:10 am
Room 302

Readings:

Tae Uk Kang

Partner
Intellectual Property Practice Group
Bae, Kim & Lee
(South Korea)

Haksoo Ko
Haksoo Ko

Professor of Law
Seoul National University School of Law
(South Korea)

Bowon Kwon

Judge
Hongseong Branch of Daejeon District Court
(South Korea)